On discovery tour in the Kenyan packaging market
09.11.2017 Much potential in the Kenyan packaging market
“We need a second market for film waste”
03.11.2017 Circular economy comes more to the fore at Brückner
Five years Blue Competence in plastics and rubber machinery – resumé and outlook
30.08.2017 For five years, Blue Competence has been representing process expertise and innovative, sustainable technologies. With the topic of Circular Economy, the initiative is heading towards the K 2019. Start of communications at the Fakuma 2017.
OPC Foundation and EUROMAP sign Memorandum of Understanding
06.02.2017 The European umbrella organisation of plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers has for three years now been involved in the development of Industry 4.0-ready interfaces based on OPC UA.
EUROMAP interfaces – EUROMAP 84 for extrusion published as Release Candidate
23.10.2018 The working group EUROMAP 84 deals with the standardization of OPC UA based interfaces for extrusion.
Ecologic responsibility and economic opportunities
18.10.2018 From the turnaround to everyday suitability of the Circular Economy
EUROMAP interfaces – New parts of EUROMAP 82 published as Release Candidates
10.10.2018 The crosslinking of plastics and rubber machinery for Industry 4.0 progresses.
VDMA: German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers continue to show their colours in Iran
24.09.2018 Cautious first half of 2018 for German exports to Iran | VDMA Iran Management Meeting for networking and knowledge sharing | German joint participation at the Iranplast 2018
We give you room for exchange and presentation
Circular Economy again a topic on 18 October 2018 at the Fakuma - we welcomne you to join.
Outlook on plastics and rubber machinery manufacturing stays positive – slight slowdown expected for 2019
German plastics industry agrees on joint position - they reject a tax on plastics
Many current topics on the agenda – the situation in Iran was of special interest.
"Circular Economy" Press Tour at the Fakuma 2017
Industry 4.0, sustainability, 3-D printing, energy Efficiency and functional integration
Sicherheit und Interoperabilität gewährleisten
Federal community contributions and supported industry trade fairs
All offers of the association for market observation, market information and user industries at a glance.
"We want to create an awareness for what circularity means in the plastics industry and what role is played by mechanical engineering."