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Plastic bag recycling available to 93% of Canadians

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 | Permalink

Recycling of plastic carry-out shopping bags is locally available to 93% of the Canadian population according to a new study prepared for the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA). Canadians can recycle their plastic carry-out shopping bags either through their municipal collection programs or at retail store locations in their communities across Canada. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  blown film extrusion read more

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After rebuilding company, Gloucester Engineering expands die rebuilding operations

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 | Permalink

You could say 2010 was a pretty pivotal year for Gloucester Engineering Co. (GEC). The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy that year, only to emerge from it after an investment by New York private equity firm Blue Wolf Capital Partners , which is currently a majority stakeholder in the company.  Now in its 52nd year, GEC recently expanded its blown film machinery die rebuilding offerings due to an increased demand for the service. read more

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Next! Next Generation orders another 3-layer line from W&H

Sunday, May 19th, 2013 | Permalink

Next Generation Films (Lexington, OH) has ordered another 3-layer blown-film line from Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corp. with an addition system being specified out. The latest system will be a three-layer Varex with a 134-inch working width, grooved feed extruders (105.30/135.30/105.30D), Optifil P3 gauge-control system, Opticool high-output air ring and a 35.43-inch Maxicone C die. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – May 2013 Keywords:  Next Generation Films Windmöller & Hölscher W&H read more

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