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Cancellation of Beviale Moscow 2020 - New date to follow soon

In view of the current development in Russia regarding the situation with coronavirus (Covid-19), Beviale Moscow 2020 must finally be cancelled. The event has initially been postponed to Wednesday September 2nd to Friday September 4th 2020. The Moscow Government has decided to transform the “Sokolniki Exhibition and Convention Center” into a temporary hospital until the end of this year, in order to cushion potential new infection outbreaks of the Covid-19 pandemic in Moscow / Russia. Due to these circumstances, it...

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Mondi Upgrades its Paper Bags Facility in Hungary

Mondi has successfully completed the implementation of a new state-of-the-art paper sack converting machine at its Nyíregyháza site in Hungary. The machine - a Windmöller & Hölscher AD 8320 / AM 8115 - allows the plant to produce a new line of sophisticated paper sacks for food packaging. The site will be capable of producing more than 130 million sacks annually. The Mondi Nyíregyháza plant, which employs more than one hundred people, serves the Hungarian, Romanian, Austrian and Bulgarian market in many industries...

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The Contipure Aseptbloc DN at Spitz uses gaseous hydrogen peroxide for sterilisation, and can handle 24,000 containers per hour

Sliced bread, BBQ sauces, drinks - the portfolio of the food and beverage producer Spitz in Upper Austria is highly diversified. Demand for energy drinks, juices and ice tea is particularly high at present. Too high for the company’s only aseptic line, which at times was even running in four shifts. Which is precisely why the people responsible at Spitz decided to upsize their filling capacities. Thanks to the fine performance of the existing wet-aseptic technology, they opted once again for Krones - but this time...

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White Paper on digitization in catalysis research published

Unlocking the enormous wealth of catalysis research data: This is the aim of a new initiative of the German Catalysis Society (GeCatS). In the recently published white paper "The Digitalization of Catalysis-Related Sciences", experts from academia and industry outline how "digital catalysis" can accelerate research processes and lead to new insights.

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