Extrusion International USA 5-2020

Firms in this issue 6
In-House Rheology Lab Launched 23
Imprint 7
Distribution Partnership for Mexico Entered 22
Industry News 8
Compact Solution for Small Conveying Systems 22
Calendar 8
Keeping Plastic Compounds Free of Metallic Contaminants 21
Industry and Associations stand by Trade Fair Dates: wire and Tube will be held 8
Bioplastics with Variable End-of-Life Options 20
PLASTIMAGEN Mexico Announces its Next Edition 9
Remote Commissioning and Modernization 20
Activities in the European Plastics Market Booted 9
Extrusion Tooling 19
NPE2021 10
Integration Completed 18
Company Anniversary 10
„Energy-light“ Drive System at wire & Tube 2020 18
Change of Leadership 11
Software Tools against Covid-19 17
Foundation Stone for New Company Premises 12
Tackifi er Capacity Expansion in China Announced 16
Majority Stake in Norwegian Machine Trading Company Acquired 12
Extrusion Drying 16
Interplastica sends Important Signal in Diffi cult Times 13
Acquisition 15
Market Study: Masterbatches – World 14
General Sales Manager in Asia Appointed 15
New Regional Sales Manager in South Asia 14
Industry News USA 24
Plastics Machinery Shipments Increased in the Second Quarter 24
Sale Completed and Chief Technology Offi cer Appointed 24
Expansion of Tooling Capabilities Announced 25
Cooperation 25
2020 Size & Impact Report: Plastics Industry 8th Largest in U.S. 26
Name das an Authorized Distributor 26
Growing Demand for PP Compounds in HVAC Diffusers 27
U.S. Senators to Speak at Global Plastics Summit 27
Extrusion Technologies – Case Study 28
High-Speed Production Line for „Danish Trays“ 28
Pipe Extrusion 30
Innovation and Enhanced Performance in the Production of Multilayer Pipes 30
Film Extrusion, Materials 32
Cooperations for a Sustainable Future – BOPE is at the Head of the List 32
Compounding 34
Innovation and Enhanced Performance in the Production of Multilayer Pipes 34
Blown Film Extrusion 35
Advantageous Production of Full PO Films 35
Recycling 36
PET Fiber Production – Zero-Waste Cycle Thanks to Retrofi tted Components 36
Extrusion Blown Film 38
Producing High Quality Film from Low Cost Biodegradable Raw 38
Materials 40
Noryl PPX Polymeric Blend and Natural Polypropene 40