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The European plastics industry: hoping for the best, preparing for the worst

In the run-up to K 2019, the European plastics industry faces challenges on several fronts. Overall, the economy is just bumping along; the prolonged exit of the UK from the European Union is creating disquiet; major traditional export markets are wobbling; and hardening attitudes of consumers towards plastics packaging are leading to hasty – some say ill-judged -- moves among law makers setting out a path to the Circular Economy.

Walki at FachPack 2019: Sustainable barriers for paper and board based packaging

Walki, a leading manufacturer of packaging solutions, will be presenting its extensive product range at FachPack in Nuremberg, Germany, from 24 to 26 September 2019. It comprises sustainable barrier papers and boards, including laminates with certified circular polymers – an important element in Walki’s concept of a “Zero Waste Future”. Walki's customers are active in food service and consumer packaging for example for frozen food, fresh or confectionery products and non-food articles such as detergents, hygiene products, electronics or luxury products. Visitors to FachPack can consult Walki at booth 7A-436.

Raising the benchmark for hygienic weighing: the weighing module Novego from Minebea Intec

The weighing module Novego from Minebea Intec has been specially developed for the demanding requirements of the food industry. It’s not only the particularly easy installation that makes this hygienic complete solution stand out: alongside several innovative features, the Novego offers reliable, precise measurement results in weighing processes – even with transverse forces of up to 20% of the nominal load. Thanks to two new load levels, this leading technology can now benefit an even wider range of applications.

How to avoid the big bang – safe explosion protection for weighing processes

In certain industrial applications, all it can take is a spark or excess heat to cause an industrial explosion. Protection against such scenarios is therefore one of the central components of industrial safety technology and is also an important consideration for weighing processes. Minebea Intec is one of the few suppliers to offer a wide variety of explosion-proof weighing solutions in its portfolio.

Schreiner ProTech’s Mini PCS Ensures Maximum Measuring Accuracy of First Sensor’s Air Conditioning Control Units

In addition to effective pressure compensation, the mini PCS from Schreiner ProTech delivers reliable protection against intrusion of liquids and dirt for the air conditioning control unit from First Sensor. Mini PCSs are dispensed via the Slimline Label Feeder from pb tec solutions.

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