Plastic Industry Blogs

The Latest Trends in Plastic Packaging

With the packaging industry playing a large economic role in today’s society, businesses must stay up-to-date with the latest packaging trends in order to overcome competition and pressure from stakeholders. Yet the question remains: how […]

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Why Do Customers Keep Buying Shredders from UNTHA UK?

Since the business began back in the 1970s, UNTHA’s global organisation has developed industry-first after industry-first. Here in the UK, they’re established as the country’s leading supplier of cutting-edge shredding technology, but they’re just as […]

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Davis Standard | 10 Tips to Keep Your Extruder Pumping

In many ways, your extruder is like the engine of your car. You need to keep it fine-tuned and operating at peak performance for best results and fewer breakdowns. When the engine runs well, you […]

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What is Corona Surface Treatment?

In this blog, expert and manufacturer of surface treatment systems Tantec-UK looks in-depth at corona surface treatment. Suitable for a range of plastics and metals, the treatment has an interesting history, with countless manufacturing applications.

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Why Plastics Processors are Switching from Desiccant Dryers to Maguire ULTRA Dryers

The Maguire ULTRA dryer, available from Summit Systems, boasts many benefits, including extreme energy reductions when compared to traditional desiccant dryers. In this blog, Summit delves deeper into the benefits of the ULTRA dryer, highlighting […]

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Central Scanning: Are 3D Printed Parts Strong?

The strength of your 3D printed parts depends on several key aspects, including the material used and how you design and print your 3D components. In this blog, Central Scanning discusses various 3D printing materials […]

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Are You Getting the Most from Your Extrusion Line?

The right extrusion line can boost production and efficiency, increase final product quality and enable customers to focus on the business rather than worrying about downtime and replacement parts. Intelicare explores the five most important […]

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Compostable Bags: A Solution or Pollution?

The compostable bag was first introduced to the retail industry to curb the plastic problem and close the loop on the production of carrier bags. In this blog, Rotajet Systems discuss whether the compostable bag […]

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5 Ways to Improve Your Production Efficiency

The importance of production efficiency cannot be overstated; it means you are making the most out of your resources. Intouch Monitoring shares five ways you can improve your production efficiency by 5-30% without adding any machinery […]

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Plunkett Associates: Digital Light Printing Explained

There are times when the quantities of prototypes required rise well beyond the conventional 1 – 50 type range. In this blog, Plunkett Associates discusses Digital Light Printing, a process within additive manufacturing, and the […]

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