Posts Tagged ‘Plastic Products’

Global molded plastics market is projected to reach 157 mln tons by 2017

The global Molded Plastics market is projected to reach 157 mln tons by the year 2017 as per GIA. Economic revival, rise in spending power, rapid industrialization, and strong demand from end-use markets of packaging, construction, food & beverage auger well for the Molded Plastics market. Long-term growth will stem from developing markets of Asia, Eastern and Central Europe, and the Middle East.

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Mold operators halve energy costs, improve cycle time using innovative salt water technology

Leading plastic mold operators are turning to an innovative dehumidification and air conditioning technology manufactured by Advantix Systems to reduce their energy use and increase production capabilities in their facilities. The technology, which was recently featured at NPE 2012 in Orlando, FL, is based on liquid desiccant, and offers the plastic mold industry a proven heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) solution that can achieve major energy savings and improve molding cycle times by as much as 35%. TSE Industries, Inc., based in Clearwater, FL, is a contract manufacturer of custom polyurethane systems, rubber and plastic products and the worldÂ’s largest manufacturer of millable polyurethane rubber.

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Indian rotomolder joins hands with Thai companies: donates flood relief boats

Leading Indian rotomolder, Fixopan Machines Pvt Ltd, joined hands with Srithai Superware PCL, SCG Chemicals and Thai National Shippers Council to manufacture and donate Flood relief Boats to assist the Flood relief agencies in Thailand.

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Cereplast extends supply agreement with ColorTec to markets in Italy and Slovenia

Leading manufacturer of proprietary biobased, compostable and sustainable plastics, Cereplast Inc., has extended its agreement with Italy-based ColorTec S.r.l to supply bioplastic resin to the Italian and Slovenian markets. The new supply agreement is effective from November 4, 2011 through December 31, 2012

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Unique material to cost-effectively raise the renewable content of plastic products by 40%

Bio-Res, a patent pending product for the plastic molding market has been introduced by Laurel BioComposite LLC. The company developed the unique material to cost-effectively raise the renewable or “green” content of plastic products by as much as 40%. The product introduction coincides with the launch of a new pilot plant expected to begin manufacturing the material in November

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