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UK Plastics Pact Roadmap Comment: David Wilson, MD of Vanden Recycling

UK Plastics Pact Roadmap Comment: David Wilson, MD of Vanden Recycling

Vanden has welcomed the UK Plastics Pact Roadmap but has called for more work on the recyclability of plastic packaging.

MGS Technical Plastics Wins Manufacturing Excellence Award

MGS Technical Plastics Wins Manufacturing Excellence Award

Blackburn-based MGS Technical Plastics has won a major industry award in recognition of its continuous effort to make its manufacturing processes more environmentally friendly, and for its commitment to training […]

HotSeat – Nick Jackson, Client Director at Proximity

HotSeat – Nick Jackson, Client Director at Proximity

Proximity develops, delivers, maintains and supports high-performance software solutions and applications for leading manufacturing companies. Client Director Nick Jackson has been in the business software industry since 2003, starting his […]

FANUC Apprentice

FANUC Welcomes Apprentices to Combat Industry Skills Gap

It’s no secret that the manufacturing industry is experiencing a skills shortage. With demand growing and manufacturing being as a ...
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Telsonic & Perei light solution

Ultrasonics Light The Way For PEREI

PEREI Lighting have been designing and manufacturing automotive lighting systems for over 70 years. The company supplies to a combination ...
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EEF School Engagement

Manufacturers Make School Engagement Top Priority

In partnership with the Careers Enterprise Company, EEF has launched a new guide showing Britain’s manufacturers how to engage with ...
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Anti-Microbial Additives in bottles

TCB-Arrow Introduce Anti-Microbial Additives to Products

In an effort to prevent bacterial growth on certain products, TCB-Arrow are beginning to introduce anti-microbial additives ...
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Wittmann Battenfeld at Fakuma 2018

More for Your Money – Wittmann Battenfeld Excels at Fakuma 2018

From a Wittmann Battenfeld (WIBA) persepective, last month’s Fakuma exhibition in Southern Germany fully lived up to expectations ...
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ALBIS TPE Application

ALBIS Distributes New Halogen-Free TPE-Compounds

ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH expands its TPE-Portfolio with flame retardant Styrene-based thermoplastic Elastomers (TPS) of the brand SOLPLAST® from UTEKSOL ...
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FANUC Cobot

Stop, Collaborate and Listen: FANUC Launch Medium-Sized ‘Cobot’

A medium-sized robot for handling, picking and packing applications is the fifth model to join FANUC’s collaborative robot portfolio ...
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Arburg Netherlands Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Arburg Netherlands Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Arburg's Dutch subsidiary celebrated its 25th anniversary over a period of three days. The highlight was the exclusive evening event ...
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MGS Win Manufacturing Excellence Award

MGS Technical Plastics Wins Manufacturing Excellence Award

Blackburn-based MGS Technical Plastics has won a major industry award in recognition of its continuous effort to make its manufacturing ...
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Materials & Additives

 

ALBIS TPE Application

ALBIS Distributes New Halogen-Free TPE-Compounds

ALBIS PLASTIC GmbH expands its TPE-Portfolio with flame retardant Styrene-based ...
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Machinery

 

FANUC Apprentice

FANUC Welcomes Apprentices to Combat Industry Skills Gap

It’s no secret that the manufacturing industry is experiencing a skills shortage. With demand growing and manufacturing being as a key industry for the UK following Brexit, one way that ...
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Material Handling & Temperature Control

 

Turbogel chiller

Summit Chilled Proves 20% Cycle Reduction

Summit Chilled, the intelligent process temperature control division of Summit ...
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Recycling

 

David Wilson vanden recycling

UK Plastics Pact Roadmap Comment: David Wilson, MD of Vanden Recycling

Vanden has welcomed the UK Plastics Pact Roadmap but has called for more work on the recyclability of plastic packaging ...
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Toolmakers & Mould Components

 

Faulkner Moulds at the Plastics Industry Awards 2018

Faulkner Moulds Wins 2018 UK ‘Toolmaker of the Year’ Award

Faulkner Moulds are the proud winners of the prestigious 2018 ...
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Robots & Automation

 

Machine Vision Technology

The Benefits of Machine Vision Technology

Machine vision inspection is widely recognised as a key technology ...
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Auxiliary Equipment

 

Telsonic & Perei light solution

Ultrasonics Light The Way For PEREI

PEREI Lighting have been designing and manufacturing automotive lighting systems ...
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Service Providers

 

Recycled Plastic Material

A Plastic Recyclers Guide to Melt Flow Index (MFI)

A question we often get asked is “how does BOSS ...
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HotSeat

 

Nick Jackson, Proximity

HotSeat – Nick Jackson, Client Director at Proximity

Proximity develops, delivers, maintains and supports high-performance software solutions and applications for leading manufacturing companies. Client Director Nick Jackson has ...
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