Exports rising For extrusion machines
Exports of German plastics and rubber extrusion machinery moved up again in the first half of this year, according to the VDMA trade association.
VinylPlus 2017 to Focus on Smart PVC Products
Organized by VinylPlus, the European PVC industry sustainability program, this year’s forum will revolve around ‘Towards Circular Economy’ and explore the many growing opportunities for the industry to contribute to enhanced resource efficiency.
Lower environmental impact of pvc pipe
A lifecycle assessment (LCA) of PVC pipe in North America has concluded that the material has “fewer environmental impacts” than alternative materials when used for underground pipe.
International conference On the PVC industry, Compounding, recipes and market trends
AMI is pleased to announce the 10th edition of the PVC Formulation
A new and innovative series of bio-based flexible PVC compounds
Formulated from renewable feedstock, Sylvin's new 39 series compounds are formulated with a plant-based plasticizer rather than traditional petroleum-based plasticizers such as phthalates.
SMART SPIDER PVC PIPE CLEANER
Finland-based Picote has developed a range of cleaning equipment and accessories that has either been specifically designed to work in PVC or can be adapted to clean PVC without detriment to the pipe.
Handling of the whole extrusion line with high tech extruder control system TEC 4s
High Tech Extrusion, consisting of the companies Theysohn, Technoplast, Topf and Extruder-Komponenten Salzgitter, is an “all-in-one” provider which has developed a unique series of extrusion lines, tools and pipe heads
PVC FITTING FOR reinforced concrete pipe systems
Pipelife’s fitting offers easy and quick connections for wide range of concrete pipe diameters.
PVC Hose Available free of DEHP and other plasticizers
Southampton, PA — NewAge Industries announces that its signature product, Nylobrade braid-reinforced PVC hose, is manufactured from a PVC compound that is free of DEHP and other plasticizers. The compound also meets California Proposition 65 and helps customers meet regulations involving DEHP and other known cancer-causing chemicals.
DucaFreeze: a calcium organic rigid PVC based compound eliminates the need to strip dies for cleaning
Using new generation stabiliser technology we have created a freeze compound with elevated temperature resistance that makes it suitable for use as a freeze or purge compound in rigid and flexible PVC materials across a wide range of applications.
PVC-composite self-heals in response to mechanical damage
The promise of self-healing thermoplastic materials may be one step closer, thanks to recent work from Chinese researchers.
Plasma Treatment of Recycled PVC
This recently published work explores the novel use of plasma treatment to
Sava publish data on the presence of additives present in PVC industry
As part of its voluntary product stewardship commitment, the South African Vinyl Association (Sava) reports on additives phase-out. Sava’s latest annual report, includes information on nine targets, six of which relate to additives use.
Go for a ride in a PVC Porsche? It’s possible!
Hannes Langeder from Austria managed to build his own Porsche! The car’s base frame is made from steel, but ...
PVC Saves Lives in Developing World
LONGMONT, CO – Physicians working with the world-renowned Doctors Without Borders have saved countless lives by bringing medical care to remote regions of the world. More recently, engineers and engineering students working with Engineers Without Borders-USA have also been saving lives and improving living conditions for tens of thousands by bringing clean drinking water,sanitation and irrigation systems to the developing countries of Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Why vinyl is green for building
For building, vinyl is green--
Architects and home builders across Canada are increasingly interested in green building. Yet green building must not only be environmentally friendly — it must also be affordable.
Comprehensive study highlights PVC pipe's century-long reliability
LOGAN, UT, May 16, 2014 -- A comprehensive study on PVC pipe excavations, testing and lifecycle analysis has been published by the Utah State University (USU) Buried Structures Laboratory. USU, located in Logan, Utah, is also home to the Utah Water Research Laboratory and has significantly contributed to water and wastewater research internationally for over 50 years.
Industrial Chemistry and Water Treatment
Chemistry Conferences-Water Conferences- On behalf of Industrial Chemistry and Water Treatment 2017 organizing committee, invites analytical expertise researchers, professors, scientific communities, delegates, students, business professionals and executives to attend to attend the “International Conference on Industrial Chemistry and Water Treatment” which is to be held during May 22-23, 2017 at Las Vegas, USA.
Communities Helping to Build a Greener Tomorrow with PVC Pipe
Over 40,000 North American water and wastewater utilities use PVC pipe today, and more than two million miles of PVC pipe are in services throughout the continent. Below is a partial list of major users.