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Hyundai’s hydrogen crossover employs CFRP chassis

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 | Permalink

A super lightweight carbon fiber-reinforced plastic (CFRP) chassis designed and built for the for the new Hyundai Intrado hydrogen-powered crossover concept car has been recognized at this year’s UK Composites Industry Awards. The Axontex 3D beam car chassis design was developed by Axon Automotive Ltd (part of Far-UK) in collaboration with Hyundai. Prototypes were produced in the UK for Hyundai by Axon Automotive at its factory in Northamptonshire. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Composites Automotive read more

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New video campaign shows how recycled plastics are reborn

Monday, November 16th, 2015 | Permalink

UK-based plastics recycling campaign, Pledge 4 Plastics, has launched a short film that spreads awareness on the various ways in which plastics packaging can be recycled in order to increase collection efforts. Led by member-based plastics recycling organization Recoup (Peterborough, United Kingdom), the campaign points out how people in the UK toss out 15 million plastic bottles that could be recycled and used to create a range of useful items. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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When war breaks out, medical innovation wins

Friday, November 13th, 2015 | Permalink

All Sites Back in the 1960s, there was a very popular poster that had a childlike drawing of a flower with the words, “War is not healthy for children and other living things.” It’s hard to argue with that, but, in one respect, war does have a positive impact on the human condition. read more

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Berry Plastics reorganizes business into three market divisions

Friday, November 13th, 2015 | Permalink

Berry Plastics Group Inc. (Evansville, IN) has realigned its business structure which organizes the global plastic packaging manufacturer into three market-focused divisions, designed to allow the Company to best serve its customers, drive future growth, and maximize shareholder value. The new divisions are: Health, Hygiene, and Specialties; Consumer Packaging; and Engineered Materials. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Plastic fuel injector wins SPE award

Friday, November 13th, 2015 | Permalink

A heated tip port fuel injector used on the Honda Fit and Honda City vehicles sold in Brazil to improve cold-start performance in ethanol-fueled vehicles has captured the most innovative use of plastics award in the powertrain category at last night’s 45th Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Automotive Innovation Awards Competition & Gala. The part was developed by Honda, Delphi Automotive and DuPont Automotive. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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