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PlastikCity is delighted to announce the launch of its very own social network, PlastikConnect.
PlastikConnect is an online community exclusive to PlastikCity partners. The team aims to create a social space for plastics industry professionals to network and share knowledge, as well as a safe place to discuss plastic manufacturing matters.
Electric cars often have higher demands on the quality of injection moulded components than combustion models. The almost noiseless electric motors rely on the smooth running of the motor fan wheels. The injection moulding machine must deliver precision - so, naturally, Krug GmbH contacted ENGEL.
Central Scanning recently provided additional 3D scanners to the Maxillofacial department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham.
The Maxillofacial department treats patients with a variety of medical conditions affecting the mouth, jaw, face and neck. These conditions can sometimes require facial scanning. For example, burn victims, orthognathic patients and IED victims.
Lewis Horne joined UNTHA UK 6 months ago as a Customer Relations Advisor and has loved getting stuck in learning the ins and outs of plastics waste and recycling. UNTHA UK is the UK’s leading industrial shredder specialist, celebrating a 50-year heritage – read on to see if the PlastikMedia HotSeat can get a shred of exclusive news from Lewis…
Appello approached Plunkett Associates in early 2022 to create, from scratch, a brand-new wrist cradle and strap for the SmartTrigger device. Appello needed a product that would be secure, robust, and reliable, and chose to work with Plunkett Associates because they knew they could support all stages of the route to production.
The American giant MOHAWK Industries, North America’s largest flooring manufacturer, once again relies on AMUT‘s experience for the upgrade of its PET washing plant in Summerville, Georgia, USA.
AMUT is pleased to announce the successful upgrade of the flake washing system at MOHAWK in September 2022.
LATI received the 'Great Place to Work' certification based on a survey conducted among its employees in Italy and abroad. The survey revealed that a high percentage of employees feel they are treated fairly and impartially, that the workplace is physically safe, and that employees intend to stay with the company for
the long term.
Building upon its recent activities assisting plastics processors work towards achieving net zero, the British Plastics Federation (BPF) has made its latest document freely available online: Net Zero for Plastic Processors: A Practical Guide to Delivering Net Zero.