Woven Polypropylene Bags are Becoming a Regular Packaging Option!

Woven Polypropylene Bags are Becoming a Regular Packaging Option!

Polypropylene, also known as PP is a kind of thermoplastic resin that is manufactured by the polymerization of propylene.  Woven Polypropylene bags are created by weaving filaments of PP threads into fabric.  PP has many physical and chemical properties, which makes it an ideal choice as a packaging material. Listed below are some of the […]

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IIT Students to Transform PET Bottles to Toilets in Rural India

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan aims to eradicate open defecation by October 2, 2019, the 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi. However, as per 2015’s Swachhta Satus Report, over half of rural India (52.1%) still defecates in the open. The same report also reveals that only 45.3% households have access to sanitary toilets. Furthermore, […]

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Turning Plastics Waste into Viable Low-Cost Fuel

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Given the need to meet the world’s rising energy needs, policy makers have been calling for a comprehensive energy policy program. The energy recovery from plastic waste is one such example of innovative energy approach, that has been getting a lot of attention lately. There are a couple of reasons plastic is considered as a […]

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Reinforced Plastic Manufacturers Demand to Increase Production Limits

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Reinforced plastic or composites are made of polymer, glass fibre or carbon fibre. These are widely used in sectors like chemical, technical textile, electrical, and automotive, among others but 30% of their worldwide consumption is attributed to the defence sector. Indian reinforced plastic manufacturers claim that India’s production is at 340,000 tonnes as compared to […]

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Wearable Patches – The Future of Wearable Technology in Medicine

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Wearable technology has seen tremendous growth over the past few years. In 2015, 84 million wearables were sold worldwide and as per a forecast, the number is expected to reach 245 million by 2019. Today, smartwatches and fitness trackers are the most commonly seen wearables. These gadgets, however, are made of hard components that are […]

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How to Find the Right Tool for A Thermoformed Part?

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Thermoforming is the plastics manufacturing process that transforms a flat material (ideally a sheet) into a plastic cup, leftover food tray or a container. Picking the optimum tool for a thermoformed part is essential not just because it impacts the texture of the product but also for the reasons that it influences the quality, geometry, […]

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Conductive Polymers Market to Touch US $6.5 Billion Mark by 2024

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Conductive polymers are organic polymers that conduct electricity. The reason for their rising demand is that they can be optimized for specific applications through binding biologically important molecules into the polymer. They are used in computer displays, fuel cells, microsurgical tools, biosensors, neural implants, drug delivery devices and have various other applications. As per a […]

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Global Plastic Associations to Join the War Against Marine Litter

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Marine ecosystem faces an extremely dire threat called marine pollution. Close to 90% of floating litter in our oceans is composed of plastic. As per UNESCO, plastic debris is the cause of death for over a million seabirds and 100,000 marine animals. While plastics contribute to reducing carbon footprint and are incorporated in almost every […]

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Job and Career Fair Exhibition at Plastivision India 2017!

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Plastivision India 2017 (PVI 2017) is hosting a special pavilion – Plastivision Job & Career Fair for the plastic industry to provide employment opportunities for job-seekers and offer a wider choice of selection to the employers. Plastic Industry – a Booming Sector in India: Plastic industry in India is growing at a phenomenal rate and […]

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