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  • ASTM D6358 - 11 Standard Classification System and Basis for Specification for Poly (Phenylene Sulfide) (PPS) Injection Molding and Extrusion Materials Using ISO Methods

    1. Scope 1.1 This classification system covers unfilled, reinforced and filled materials suitable for injection molding and extrusion using ISO methods. The system allows for the use of poly (phenylene sulfide) (PPS) plastic materials that are recycled, reconstituted recycled-regrind, recovered or reprocessed, or both, provided that the ...


    By ASTM International

  • Weak pound boosts plastics recycling business

    Plastic recyclers in the UK are potentially in a position to buck the UK economic downturn. Concerns about the state of the economy were heightened by a British Chamber of Commerce report published today. The BCC revealed “a frightening deterioration in the UK economic situation”. But the experience of plastics recycler Axion is that a weak pound, influenced by the downturn, makes its products ...

  • PR1003 Eriez help Omni plastics take purity to the nest level

    Eriez Magnetics recently supplied Omni Plastics Inc, a manufacturing company specialising in high precision, close tolerance, injection moulded plastic parts for the medical, pharmaceutical and electronics industry, with six Xtreme™ Rare Earth Round Grate Magnets. For precision and cleanliness, Omni requires completely uncontaminated raw materials in its processes. Omni’s raw ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • ASTM D6394 - 11 Standard Specification for Sulfone Plastics (SP)

    This specification covers the classification of sulfone plastics suitable for injection molding and extrusion. It is intended to be a means of calling out sulfone plastics used in the fabrication of end items or parts. Sulfone polymers, being thermoplastic, are reprocessable and recyclable. All of the sulfone polymers which are under this ...


    By ASTM International

  • Global Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastics (CFRP) Composites Market 2013-2023

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastics (CFRP) Composites Market 2013-2023 ...


    By ReportLinker

  • UK`s `Green Growth` needs feeding with home-made plastic waste, claims Axion

    Axion Polymers has echoed industry concerns over increasing shortages of usable plastics waste in the UK and joined calls to reduce our dependence on export of valuable waste streams that should be the ‘new lifeblood’ for the country’s green economic growth. Processing UK-collected raw materials into high-grade recyclates and products at home is more sustainable, maximises value ...


    By Axion Group

  • ASTM D3965 - 11 standard classification system and basis for specifications for rigid acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) materials for pipe and fittings

    This specification covers materials made from only virgin ABS polymers and blends of ABS polymers suitable for use in the extrusion of pipe and molding of fittings. ABS polymers and blends of ABS polymers shall be classified according to cell limits: Cell 0; Cell 1; Cell 2; Cell 3; Cell 4; and Cell 5. The ABS material shall be produced by polymerization of the monomers, acrylonitrile, butadiene, ...


    By ASTM International

  • TOMRA Sorting chosen by Monoworld Recycling as technology partner for groundbreaking new plastics recycling facility

    Global sensor-based sorting specialist, TOMRA Sorting, has been chosen by Monoworld Recycling Ltd (MRL) as the technology partner for a new £9 million state-of-the-art plastics recycling facility (PRF) in Rushden, Northamptonshire.  Monoworld Rushden is the UK’s first mixed plastics to extrusion HDPE and PP recycling plant. The company also operates a film and metal sorting plant ...


    By TOMRA Sorting GmbH.

  • New Photographs of the FF Series Drawer Magnetic Separator

    The Bunting Magnetics Europe photograph gallery on Flickr continues to grow and the latest additions are recently taken images of the FF Series Drawer Magnetic Separators. The FF Series Drawer Magnetic Separator is used in a wide range of bulk handling ...


  • Weak pound `boosts recycling business in Europe`

    The weak pound may be making life difficult for importers and tourists, but could provide a much-needed boost for UK plastics recyclers. The sterling's weakness is allowing UK businesses costing their services in pounds to be more competitive abroad, according to one UK company. Manchester-based Axion Recycling said it has found that its business is now more price-competitive for customers ...

  • The Pall Ring Company

    THE PALL RING COMPANY ANNOUNCES FURTHER EXPANSION WITH 70% GOING FOR  EXPORT Due to ever increasing demand for tower media random packings & Bio Media in various plastics & metals, the Pall Ring Company has recently purchased the latest high efficiency 90 tonne capacity BOY injection moulding machine to add to their already large bank of plastic moulding machines.  ...


    By Forbes Technologies Ltd

  • INTCO Recycling Will Participate in CHINAPLAS 2015

    CHINAPLAS 2015 (Twenty-Ninth China International Plastics and Rubber Industry Exhibition) will be held on May 20 to 23, 2015. And the exhibition is held in China Import & Export Fair Pazhou Complex. The exhibition area is expected to reach 2.3 square meters, and the number of exhibitors will breakthrough 3100. In addition, new trends of the plastics technology showcase and comprehensive ...


  • Twice the Tamper Evidence

    Extending its range of innovative tamper proof plastics, Camlab’s novel “Double Tamper Proof” closure provides secure transport and storage for a wide range of applications including drugs of abuse, raw material testing and forensic sampling. The introduction of this new secure plastic bottle and cap with its two security rings provides double protection for sample integrity during transportation ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • ASTM D788 - 11 Standard Classification System for Poly(Methyl Methacrylate) (PMMA) Molding and Extrusion Compounds

    The purpose of this classification system is to provide a method of adequately identifying poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) molding and extrusion compounds. These compounds are polymers based on methyl methacrylate, and at least 70 % of the polymer shall be polymerized from methyl methacrylate. Poly(methyl methacrylate) molding and extrusion compounds are classified into groups ...


    By ASTM International

  • Axion Polymers wins Environmental Award for carbon reduction

    Axion Polymers has won the coveted Chemicals Northwest Environmental Technology for the Chemical Industry Award for commitment to reducing its carbon impact on the environment and providing sustainable recycled high quality plastics products with a long-term future. The award recognises efforts to reduce the environmental footprint of chemical manufacturing through ...

  • How to drive the Circular Economy in the auto sector

    A new set of legislative drivers which use ‘more carrots, less sticks’ is needed if the automotive sector is to deliver greater sustainability within the Circular Economy for recycled plastic content in new vehicles, suggests a leading plastics recycler. Fresh strategies are required, such as rewarding ‘desirable’ behaviours and encouraging individual producer ...


    By Axion Group

  • Technical expertise drives expansion for Axion Polymers

    Axion Polymers’ technical capability in creating tailor-made recycled polymer grades for customers’ product applications is driving expansion for the Manchester-based plastics recycler. Demand is rising, particularly from the construction, drainage, water and horticultural sectors, for sustainably-sourced and competitively-priced high-grade polymers that can be formulated to match ...


    By Axion Group

  • Contenur signs a contract with Bee’ah for the supply of side loading containers

    Our 2,400 l side loading containers have been on the streets of Sharjah since January.  This is one of the seven emirates that make up the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Bee’ah provides the Emirate with a comprehensive service for the collection, treatment and recycling of waste, and it has opted for our side loading containers, ...


  • Axion Polymers launches new 100% recycled ABS grades

    Axion Polymers has launched a new range of strong and durable 100% recycled ABS grades suitable for a range of injection moulding applications – particularly in the construction and automotive sectors - offering both cost and carbon savings. Recovered from the non-metallic waste fraction from end-of-life vehicles, the Axpoly® r-ABS resins deliver a carbon footprint saving of ...


    By Axion Group

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