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Odour Contaminated Plastics Get ‘Second Life’ Thanks to Innovate UK Grant

Technical knowledge-based plastics compounder Luxus has as part of a consortium won an £840,462 Innovate UK grant to develop a novel process to remove retained odour from post-consumer recycled plastics.

Radical Materials has Arrived

Longstanding antimicrobial brand SteriTouch has been added to new umbrella company Radical Materials, following diversification of the company’s products.

HotSeat – James Cook, Managing Director at PCE GROUP

Formed in 1961, PCE Automation have established themselves as a market leading supplier of automation solutions. In 2018, PCE Automation completed the acquisition of db-automation and Premier Bowl Feeders, to […]

Subcon Bloodhound Land Speed Record Vehicle

Innovation, Partnership and Excellence: Subcon is Back for 2019

Subcon returns on the 4-6 June 2019 and is once again set to take place at the NEC, Birmingham.  Now in its 43rd year, Subcon remains the UK’s only dedicated ...
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ENGEL e-connect 1000th User

ENGEL’s e-connect Thousandfold in Use

ENGEL celebrates the 1000th user of its new customer portal e-connect. At its Nivnice plant in the south-east of the Czech Republic, the automotive supplier Teknia produces a wide range ...
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Wittmann Temperature Control Showroom

WITTMANN Unveil Showroom for Temperature Control Technology

All areas where WITTMANN is active – robots and automation as well as the various ancillary equipment segments – have seen considerable continuous growth since the turn of the millennium ...
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Colour Tone New Vynacol

Colour Tone Masterbatch Launch New Vynacol Economy Grade Black Masterbatch

In response to the increasing amount of post-consumer PVCu being recycled back into new products, Colour Tone Masterbatch have added a new economy grade black masterbatch to their market leading ...
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AGS Shortlisted for award

Aylesbury Granulation Services Shortlisted for Plastics Recycling Business of the Year 2019

9th May saw the 2019 Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management at the Landmark in London. Local plastics recycling business, Aylesbury Granulation Services Ltd (AGS), was delighted to ...
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BPF Rotomoulding

BPF Rotational Moulding Conference to Focus on Design

The British Plastics Federation (BPF) has launched its 2019 rotational moulding conference. This year’s event will focus on the benefits and the challenges of designing for rotational moulding ...
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Boddingtons partners Cytosystems

Boddingtons Partners with Cytosystems at MTI EXPO

Leading injection moulder, Boddingtons, will exhibit at MTI EXPO together with its customer, advanced diagnostics company Cytosystems ...
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Wittmann Battenfeld Medical Moulding

Wittmann Battenfeld UK to Exhibit at MTI EXPO

Leading injection moulding equipment supplier, Wittmann Battenfeld (WIBA) UK, will exhibit at this year’s Med-Tech EXPO show. For the first time, the exhibition will be held at Birmingham’s NEC, May ...
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Boddingtons partners Cytosystems

Boddingtons Partners with Cytosystems at MTI EXPO

Leading injection moulder, Boddingtons, will exhibit at MTI EXPO together with its customer, advanced diagnostics company Cytosystems ...
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Materials & Additives

 

Chris Kerridge, Project Manager at Luxus

Odour Contaminated Plastics Get ‘Second Life’ Thanks to Innovate UK Grant

Technical knowledge-based plastics compounder Luxus has as part of a consortium won an £840,462 Innovate UK grant to develop a ...
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Machinery

 

ENGEL e-connect 1000th User

ENGEL’s e-connect Thousandfold in Use

ENGEL celebrates the 1000th user of its new customer portal e-connect. At its Nivnice plant in the south-east of the ...
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Material Handling & Temperature Control

 

Wittmann Temperature Control Showroom

WITTMANN Unveil Showroom for Temperature Control Technology

All areas where WITTMANN is active – robots and automation as well as the various ancillary equipment segments – have ...
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Recycling

 

AGS Shortlisted for award

Aylesbury Granulation Services Shortlisted for Plastics Recycling Business of the Year 2019

9th May saw the 2019 Awards for Excellence in Recycling and Waste Management at the Landmark in London. Local plastics ...
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Toolmakers & Mould Components

 

Faulkner Moulds Employee

Faulkner Moulds to Invest Further in its Skilled Workforce in 2019

Faulkner Moulds is set to expand further in 2019 by recruiting a skilled and experienced Toolmaker Fitter/Foreman and another Apprentice ...
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Robots & Automation

 

James Cook, PCE Group

HotSeat – James Cook, Managing Director at PCE GROUP

Formed in 1961, PCE Automation have established themselves as a market leading supplier of automation solutions. In 2018, PCE Automation ...
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Auxiliary Equipment

 

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GSM Valtech Becomes Made in Yorkshire Member

The creators of Ioniser-Pro, GSM Valtech, are delighted to announce that they have joined the leading Yorkshire manufacturing and engineering ...
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Service Providers

 

Plunkett Associates ISO certification

Plunkett Associates Continue Successful Quality Management System

Last year Plunkett Associates were proud to receive ISO 9001:2015 certification for their Quality Management System and have just had ...
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James Cook, PCE Group

HotSeat – James Cook, Managing Director at PCE GROUP

Formed in 1961, PCE Automation have established themselves as a market leading supplier of automation solutions. In 2018, PCE Automation ...
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