Omron demonstrates complete solution for production efficiency

Omron demonstrates complete solution for production efficiency. (Photo: Omron, PR029)Omron will be at the EuroPack-EuroManut-CFIA event in Lyon, from 21-23 November, demonstrating how it can create smart, flexible production facilities that help customers stay competitive and prepare for the future. The system on show at the Omron stand (Hall 6, stand H76-I75) combines different applicative demos and uses ‘smart’ data to deliver tailored production efficiency to meet actual demand.

Clariant highlights latest skincare ingredients in Asia

Clariant’s new naming of UV filters - Eclipsogen™, originates from the word «Eclipse». (Photo: Clariant)Singapore, October 23, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will highlight at the upcoming in-cosmetics Asia 2017 exhibition its brand new Eclipsogen UV filters and other skincare ingredients, in addition to the second edition of its inspirational trend guide BeautyForward®.

Clariant launches Telasperse™ PVC pigment preparations for plasticized and non-plasticized PVC

Clariant launches Telasperse™ PVC pigment preparations for plasticized and non-plasticized PVC. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, October 20, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is adding an important new family to its range of colorants for plastics, with the introduction of Telasperse PVC for plasticized and non-plasticized PVC. The new family currently comprises seven colours – one blue, three reds and three yellows – as well as two blacks and a white. More colors will be added in the coming months.

Clariant Healthcare packaging moisture-control solutions displayed at CPhI Worldwide 2017

Clariant Healthcare packaging moisture-control solutions displayed at CPhI Worldwide 2017. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, October 20, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and its Healthcare Packaging business unit is featuring an expanded line of Equilibrium-Stabilizer products in Booth 42L40, in the Inno Pack area of the CPhI Worldwide 2017 exhibition being held October 24-26 in Messe Frankfurt, Germany.

Create your own inspiration board using Guardian’s new online portfolio of glass projects for architects, designers and cladders

Project: PIXEL, Poznan, Poland 
Architect: JEMS Architekci Sp. Z o.o. 
Glass processors: Q4GLASS and VITROTERM MUROW 
Cladder: Alkal S.A. 
Product: Guardian SunGuard® SN 62/34 glass
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, ©Bartosz Makowski, GRDPR147)Bertrange, Luxembourg, October 19, 2017 – Guardian Glass is launching “Guardian Inspiration,” an online portfolio of projects that use Guardian glass. The intent of the portfolio is to inform and inspire architects, designers, cladders – and the glass community as a whole – to the endless possibilities of glass in building design and construction.

Implementing Lightweight Honeycomb Core Technology

Summit participants tour EconCore facilities during two day gathering on implementing lightweight honeycomb core technology. 
(Photo: © 2017 EconCore, ECNPR003)Industry leaders in commercial transportation, industrial packaging, building materials, automotive interiors and other application markets gathered in Belgium earlier this month for a Technology Summit focusing on EconCore’s patented ThermHex process. The purpose of the biennial event hosted by EconCore, the world leader in new technologies for economic sandwich material production, is to promote the exchange of new developments and experiences in the implementation of lightweight honeycomb core manufacturing technology between established, new and potential future licensees of the technology. The cumulative knowledge from the shared experiences provides significant benefits across the value chain of all participants.

ELIX Polymers publishes 2016 Sustainability Report

ELIX Polymers publishes 2016 Sustainability Report. (Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR030)Tarragona, October 19, 2017 – ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of ABS resins and derivatives in Europe, has published its first Sustainability Report. It provides stakeholders with an in-depth understanding of the company’s commitment to transparency and information related to the sustainability impacts of their activity during the 2016 tax year.

Omron releases Sysmac Studio Team Edition with fully integrated Open Source distributed version control system (GIT)

Omron releases Sysmac Studio Team Edition with fully integrated Open Source distributed version control system (GIT). 
(Photo: Omron, PR030)Omron releases Sysmac Studio Team Edition, a major update of its machine development environment, providing machine developers with a fully integrated Open Source distributed version control system.

Custom-Engineered TPE and more

Easy assembly and fast installation: the modular cable entry system KDSClick from CONTA-CLIP with inlays and seal elements of Thermoplastic Elastomers from KRAIBURG TPE offer maximum configuration flexibility. 
(Photo: © CONTA-CLIP)With KDSClick, the connection technology manufacturer CONTA-CLIP Verbindungstechnik has created an extremely flexible cable entry system that comprises inlays and various seal elements manufactured using Thermoplastic Elastomers from KRAIBURG TPE. The TPE specialist developed for example halogen-free flame retardant materials in accordance with UL94 and are rated as Category V0.

SONGWON enters distribution partnership with Lehmann&Voss&Co.

SONGWON enters distribution partnership with Lehmann&Voss&Co. 
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)Ulsan, South Korea – October 19, 2017 – SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd., the second largest manufacturer of polymer stabilizers in the world and Lehmann&Voss&Co., a chemical company based in Hamburg, Germany announced that they have entered an exclusive distribution partnership for Fuel & Lubes antioxidants.

Clariant unveils new amide/amine-free anti-stat and new moisture-control solutions at CPhI 2017

ClariantMuttenz, October 19, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, invites participants at the world’s leading pharmaceutical exhibition to meet product experts and to learn more about solutions for the pharmaceutical industry in Booth 42L20, in the Inno Pack area of CPhI Worldwide 2017. During this global conference, which takes place this year at Messe Frankfurt from October 24-26, Clariant’s Healthcare Polymer Solutions group will feature new solutions for controlling moisture in pharmaceutical packaging, while Clariant Masterbatches will introduce important new anti-static masterbatches for pharmaceutical films.

Closing the wet-wipe stickiness gap: New adhesive range from Avery Dennison

Closing the wet-wipe stickiness gap: New adhesive range from Avery Dennison.
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR372)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — October 18, 2017 — Wet wipes are one of the most popular cleaning products in the world. But until now, the adhesives on wet wipe packages would often fail, leaving the remaining wipes to dry out, and customers to lose the value of their purchases.

Moog Offers Improved Safety of Its Leading-Edge Wind Turbine Pitch System Technology Certified by TÜV Rheinland to Lower Cost of Energy

Moog Pitch System 3: Axis Box including Pitch Servo Drive 3 and Pitch Capacitor Module. 
(Photo Moog, MGPR1703)East Aurora, NY, USA, October 18, 2017 – Moog (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B), a designer and manufacturer of high performance motion control products, solutions, has earned a safety certification from TÜV Rheinland for the new Moog Pitch Servo Drive 3. TÜV Rheinland is a global testing service provider and specialist for functional safety. Moog’s new Pitch System 3 is responsible for guaranteeing the safe operation of wind turbines. The feathering safety function supplied by the Moog Pitch System 3 Servo Drive alters a wind turbine’s blade pitch at the rotor hub to minimize the torque applied by the wind, avoiding excessive speed of the turbine. As a result, the pitch servo drive is classified as a safety component.

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