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Plastic Industry Blogs

How Do Compressed Air Dryers Work? | Mo’s Corner

Mo explains: compressed-air dryers are suited to drying small quantities of granulate.

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How Do I Prototype an Extrusion?

Extrusion is a process that is commonly used in production, where lengths of a constant cross section are required.

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Are You Really Careful with Your Company’s Money?

We all like to think that we take care of our company’s money as if it was our own… But is this the reality? 

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Plastic in the Ocean

As of Monday 1st January 2018, a new regulation will come into effect banning plastic waste imports into China. Already causing panic, with rubbish building up at UK recycling plants and landfill sites, we look […]

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Should You Outsource?

Outsourcing is an established model in hi tech sectors and there are plenty of fabricators and installers who ‘buy-in’ so why isn’t it more established in extrusion?

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The Challenge of Static Never Stands Still

Despite the ongoing Brexit negotiations, Europe remains a key export market for many UK manufacturers. 

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Should Systems Companies Sub-contract?

With fluctuating demand continuing, economic uncertainty making major capital spend less appealing, Euroseal look at how systems houses could pick up the slack in their capacity without major investment.

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LPC Components: Quality You Can Taste

The word quality can be used in many ways, but on its own it is fairly vague.

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From Sack to Silo: Storage Solutions

Installing a storage silo represents a significant capital investment, so what are the key benefits and when should a company consider moving from sack to silo storage to meet its raw material logistic needs?

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Is Plastic the Recycling Pantomime Villain?

Pressure Grows on Plastics and the Environment In 2017 the media has gradually increased the pressure on the plastics industry by highlighting the effect of waste plastic in our global environment.  This focus shows no […]

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