The company founded by Tour de France champ Greg LeMond has entered into a global, exclusive 20-year licensing agreement with Deakin University in Australia. The university's process oxidizes carbon fiber faster, with lower capital and energy costs and greater output of carbon fiber over a shorter...
We talk insights, opportunities, new products, pain points and what’s next with the PET bottle specialists at Merrimack Valley Plastics, LLC (Methuen, MA), which has gained a solid foothold in HPP markets.
The clamping unit is run by an efficient servo-hydraulic system, while an all-electric, servo-controlled system is used in the injection unit, providing precise 0.01-mm-per-second speed control and repeatability.
Manufacturers face overwhelming costs associated with the need to comply with government regulations, and the plastics industry is no exception, writes the Plastics Industry Association. Relief may be on the way.