| Material technology | Amcor | Melbourne | Australia
First PET container for Ritual Multivitamins made from 100% PCR
Amcor is leading the way in the multivitamin category with the development and launch of the segment’s first PET container made from 100% post-consumer recycled content (PCR) resin.
| Material technology | Carbios | Clermont-Ferrand | France
Carbios enters joint development agreement with Novozymes to produce its proprietary enzyme for complete recycling of PET-plastics and fiber
- The global agreement is an exclusive partnership for scaling up and producing PET-degrading enzymes
- The JDA leads way toward circular economy
| Material technology | Loop Industries | Terrebonne | Canada
Loop Industries, thyssenkrupp partner to shape future of PET plastic manufacturing
Loop Industries and thyssenkrupp sign global alliance agreement to transform the future of sustainable PET plastic manufacturing
- Global Alliance Agreement aims to combine Loop Industries’ depolymerization technology with thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions’ PET Melt-To-Resin® technology
- Integration of…
| PET processing | Eisbär Trockentechnik GmbH | Götzis | Austria
„Eisbär“ - Innovative Technology
In the field of auxiliary equipment, Eisbär manufactures systems to improve quality and productivity for the plastics industry, specializing in products to avoid condensation on moulds, cap cooling, drying of plastic resin, the process of PET flakes and Crystallizer.
| Business function | Reliance | Mumbai | India
Reliance Industries wins prestigious ‘Dupont operational exellence award’
Company’s operational efficiency and excellent project executional skills get global recognition. Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has been adjudged the Global Winner of ‘The DuPont Operational Excellence Award – 2017’. The bi-annual DuPont Safety and Sustainability Awards recognise the most…
| PET processing | Corpus Christi, Texas
Corpus Christi M&G Jumbo Resin Plant on track to begin operations in 2017
The world’s largest resin-processing plant is expected to be fully operational by mid-2017, creating up to 250 permanent jobs and manufacturing over a million tons of PET resin a year at Port Corpus Christi.
| Markets | thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions AG | Essen
thyssenkrupp to build one of the world’s largest textile polyester lines for SASA in Turkey
thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions’ subsidiary Uhde Inventa-Fischer is to build a PET plant for SASA Polyester Sanayi A.? in Adana, Turkey. The contract was signed in July 2016 and came into effect in December. With a planned capacity of 1,050 metric tons per day (380,000 tons per year), it will be…
| Markets | thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions | Essen
thyssenkrupp signs agreement to build new PET production plant in Russia
thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions, a leading partner for the engineering, construction and service of industrial plants and systems, has signed an agreement with the Russian joint-stock company POLYESTER PLANT IVANOVO to build a new PET polymer and staple fibre production plant. The facility with an…
| PET processing | Moretto S.p.A. | Massanzago, PD
K 2016: Moretto on show in Düsseldorf
At this year’s show the Italian company Moretto, a leader in automation technology for the plastics processing industry, will present several exclusive solutions: MOISTURE METER, a resin moisture analyzer; XD 10, a high performance mini-dryer; DGM, a continuous batch gravimetric dosing unit; and…
| PET processing | KREYENBORG Plant Technology GmbH | Senden
K2016: Drying, Storing, Mixing, Conveying and Dosing
On the occasion of the K2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany, KREYENBORG Plant Technology GmbH, based in Senden, in northwestern Germany’s Münsterland region, will be presenting information regarding their wide assortment of products for efficient bulk material handling in the plastic-, food- and chemical…
| PET processing | Gneuss Kunststofftechnik GmbH | Bad Oeynhausen
Gneuss Processing Unit (GPU) gives sheet PET lines increased flexibility and food contact certification
In the worldwide growth industry of PET packaging sheet, Gneuss has installed over 20 tailor-made sheet lines over the last few years. Gneuss' customers find the extreme flexibility of the Gneuss Processing Unit (GPU), consisting of MRS extruder, Rotary Filtration System, Online Viscometer and…
| PET processing | Motan Colortronic (UK) Ltd / Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen GmbH | Chesterfield
PET fines from recycled bottles: a valuable raw material
Today’s modern PET recycling facilities create high quality flake from post-consumer bottles. The process starts with automated sorting equipment which is used to remove unwanted products from the incoming material stream. After the bottles have been pre-sorted and the labels have been removed, they…
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