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Clariant high-tech Catofin production site in Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province, China

Clariant announced the construction of a new state-of-the-art catalyst production site in China. This project represents a significant investment which further strengthens Clariant’s position in China and enhances its ability to support its customers in the country’s thriving petrochemicals industry. The new facility...

Up to 2022, BNB will supply NAS batteries to G-Philos for P2G projects

BASF New Business GmbH (BNB), a wholly owned subsidiary of the German chemical company BASF SE, and the leading Korean P2G system company G-Philos have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to cooperate in P2G projects globally. Up to 2022, BNB will supply NAS batteries that can provide a total of 19.2 MWh of...

The Performing removable range is the first in Europe to create 100% recyclable paper-based food trays

Leading packaging and paper manufacturer, Mondi, is launching a fully recyclable 80% paper-based packaging solution for cold meats and cheese. The new packaging will reduce plastic usage for Austrian dairy producer Salzburg Milch by approximately 40 tonnes per year, compared to its previously used rigid plastic trays....

Training courses available for valves, measurement and control systems have been expanded and online versions have been added

Gemü, the valve manufacturer based in Ingelfingen in Baden-Württemberg (Germany), has expanded its wide range of avaiable training courses and have included current technical topics and new training methods. Gemü has added the topics of explosion protection/Atex and surface technology, as well other industry-related...

By leading and supporting all regional activities with Endress+Hauser Middle East, Endress+Hauser will strengthen the Group’s presence in the region

Endress+Hauser is strengthening the Group’s presence on the Arabian Peninsula with the establishment of Endress+Hauser Middle East. The new organization, headquartered in Dubai, will lead and support all regional solutions, sales and service activities, including Endress+Hauser sales centers and sales representatives...

The prize-winning entry involves a beverage bottle, the design and lifecycle of which were comprehensively created in accordance with sustainability criteria

With the “3 Circles” bottle, all of the individual elements and the entire lifecycle were designed to be sustainable. It is made one-hundred percent out of recycled PET and it itself can be completely recycled again after use. Instead of having a label which is normally unable to be recycled, the bottle was decorated...

TPE Expert Talks offers various formats for customers, partners, industry insiders and interested parties and delivers information, insights and insider knowledge to the (home) office

The TPE Expert Talks by Kraiburg TPE will take place between the 12th and 15th of October. The digital free event will offer various formats as it is aimed at customers, partners, industry insiders as well as interested parties. It will provide its visitors with information, insights and insider knowledge. Kraiburg TPE...

Innocent’s new CO2-neutral bottling plant in the Port of Rotterdam is equipped with four complete Krones PET bottling lines and the corresponding IT landscape

Following long years of contract-bottling, the smoothie and juice producer innocent has decided to build the very first bottling plant of its own. Krones won the order for four complete PET bottling lines and the corresponding IT landscape. The paramount consideration for “the blender”, as innocent has christened its...

Ceresana study on the world market for plastic masterbatches

Why complicate things when you can make them simple? Colorants and flavors for beverages are often not directly mixed with water and prefabricated, ready-to-use syrup concentrates are used instead. In the production of plastics, too, so-called masterbatches - granules with a high concentration of colorants, other...

Bilfinger Connected Asset Performance (BCAP) is the AI and IoT platform for the process industry to optimize processes, digitize assets and give access to predictive analytics

Babcock Borsig Service Arabia Ltd. has signed its first digitalization contract with Saudi Tabreed Operations & Maintenance Company. This is the first digitalization awarding secured by Bilfinger Middle East for the region. Saudi Tabreed, a highly experienced district cooling scheme operator in the Kingdom of Saudi...