At NPE2015, 82 exhibitors participated in the program to recycle processing scrap generated on the show floor, twice as many as at NPE2012, causing a dramatic increase in the amount of material collected for recycling.
The crowds of attendees and the clamor of working equipment that filled the giant exhibit halls at NPE2015 told the story better than numbers, but now there are statistics to make it official: NPE2015 was the largest show in NPE history.
SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association and the SPI Bioplastics Division invites plastics professionals, environmental advocates, industry innovators and other interested parties to NPE: The International Plastics Showcase March 23-27 in Orlando, Fla.
At its NPE2015 Discovery Center, ExxonMobil Chemical will demonstrate how its broad portfolio of globally available performance polymers can help customers create new products that enable modern living for people everywhere.
Stylish and unique garments and accessories designed by students of the Savannah College of Art and Design will be made of recycled and reused plastics
March 9, 2015
What do vinyl sheet protectors, yoga mats and plastic beads have to do with a unique and fashionable dress that would turn heads at any gathering? Plenty — thanks to the recyclability of plastics and the artistry of students at the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD).
Dow to highlight portfolio of performance plastics technologies and during NPE 2015
February 27, 2015
Already known for its first-class customer hospitality center and sponsorship of the ANTEC educational seminars at NPE, Dow Chemical Co. is once again raising the bar at this year’s show by constructing an interactive Gallery Walk near the South Hall entrance of the Orlando Convention Center.
With exhibit space sales and visitor registrations far outpacing those at the same time in 2012, it is now all but certain that NPE2015 will be the largest show in NPE history, adding to a long list of reasons why this will be a “must-attend” event for any business professional whose product includes plastics.
NPE2015 will be the occasion for Nordson Corp. to introduce to the marketplace of the Americas a unified, global strategy encompassing all of the technologies in its polymer processing range, which includes four well-established and respected brands of production-line components for melting, homogenizing, filtering, metering, and giving shape to plastic and fluid coating materials.
Nothing’s easier than working from home, right? Well, studies say otherwise. Get the lowdown this month. Also this month is coverage of a new “soft packaging” film wrapper made with 30% recycled BoPP, and we also bring you some of the latest in ink and primer developments.