Plastics processors can quickly add artificial intelligence (AI) software to existing infrastructure, providing tremendous flexibility for production line changes, workforce constraints, new inspection rates, and varying quality requirements.
Some are now calling for a phase-out of plastics in the healthcare sector. That would be a fatal mistake.
To respond to demand for toys and home products during the pandemic, Step2 Co. LLC has expanded manufacturing and distribution capacity with the acquisition of rotational molding equipment assets from CI Rotomolding USA in Decatur, GA.
New test results confirm the virus-reducing capabilities of Devan’s BI-OME technology on both unwashed and intensely washed fabrics. It retains 98.5% efficacy even after 25 wash cycles.
Since Fakuma 2020 has been cancelled because of the pandemic, Wittmann Battenfeld is showcasing product introductions and new technologies that it was going to exhibit at the event via videos on its Virtual Fakuma portal.
“Poliblend’s portfolio of recycled and virgin PA66, PA6, and POM, and Esseti Plast’s extensive masterbatch operations will offer our customers more choices for . . . high-performance materials on a global scale,” said John Saunders, Ascend’s Vice...
The injection molding machine manufacturer will present new technologies, host conferences, and facilitate networking during the virtual event on Oct. 13 to 16.