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Engel rated one of the most sustainable companies

  9/16/2020 - Schwertberg, Austria - Engel is one of 50 global Climate Leaders. In cooperation with TBD Media Group, the Bloomberg media corporation analysed and evaluated the commitment of industrial companies from a wide range of sectors and defined the 50 most sustainable and climate-aware companies worldwide. Engel is the only plastics machinery manufacturer to be included. Sustainability is firmly anchored in Engel's corporate philosophy. The injection molding machine manufacturer and system solution provider headquartered in Schwertberg, Austria, is continuously optimizing its processes with the aim of using resources even more economically and further strengthening recycling. Engel also supports its customers with innovative machine concepts and process technologies in the development of sustainable plastic products and in reducing the carbon footprint in the production of these products. Advancing digitalization opens up great opportunities for establishing a circular economy, which Engel is leveraging with extensive development investments. "Closing material cycles is one of the plastics industry's priority tasks. We accept this challenge and are developing solutions that enable processed plastic waste to be used far more widely," says Dr. Stefan Engleder, CEO of the Engel Group, in the video that Bloomberg produced for the Climate Leaders presentation. "From packaging and automobiles to medical products, plastics have become an integral part of our modern life. They help us save energy and make significant contributions to hygiene and safety. As part of the plastics industry, we have a responsibility to ensure that people in all regions of the world are using plastic products responsibly". By including Engel in the group of 50 Climate Leaders, Bloomberg is honoring this commitment and raising public awareness of the industrial commitment to climate and environmental protection. "Transparency is the prerequisite for being able to make a difference quickly," says Engleder. "It is important here to involve the entire value chain right from the outset, right up to the consumer."

Friday, September 25, 2020

Composites for Europe rescheduled to November 9-11, 2021, in Stuttgart, Germany - click to expand

Global isoprene rubber latex market to exceed $340 million by 2025 - click to expand

TIA going online with GTE/SEMA show events - click to expand

Cooper Tire recalls CS5 and Mastercraft LSR Grand Touring tires - click to expand

Book of the day: Thermoplastic Elastomers - click to expand

ARP Materials continues commitment to going green - click to expand

Thursday, September 24, 2020

TIA adds virtual OSHA compliant training classes - click to expand

Cooper Tire to add nearly 100 production workers at its Tupelo, MS, tire manufacturing plant - click to expand

Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber’s policy framework drives member commitment to sustainable rubber production - click to expand

Arkema supports wind power industry in transition towards sustainable energy - click to expand

BASF SE is to invest €16 million into Pyrum Innovations for the pyrolysis of waste tires - click to expand

KB Industries wins additional Yellowstone National Park crumb rubber paving project - click to expand

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Huber prepares for major sustainability project - click to expand

Researchers develop rubber material made from cheap and plentiful industrial waste - click to expand

Cooper Tire & Rubber issues 2019 global sustainability report - click to expand

Michelin donates 75 tool kits to mechatronics students in Greenville County, SC - click to expand

PureSil ORG01 elastomer gel from Elkem Silicones wins 2020 Ringier Technology Innovation Award - click to expand

Core Molding Technologies elects Sandra Kowaleski to board of directors - click to expand

ARP Materials' key vendor, Keli Chemical, increases CPE production to accommodate U.S. demand - click to expand

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Safic-Alcan appoints Domenico Lo Curto business development director for plastics - click to expand

Rubber Division, ACS, enhances international educational outreach program for students - click to expand

Rubber & Tire Research announces free webinars - click to expand

Myers Industries announces CFO transition - click to expand

Huntsman announces launch of Araldite 2000 adhesive core range - click to expand

Monday, September 21, 2020

Bridgestone to close passenger tire plant in France - click to expand

Continental's TractionSkin technology utilized in Korbach motorcycle tires - click to expand

Dow wins four 2020 Edison Awards for breakthrough technologies - click to expand

Evonik develops membrane technology for separation of volatile organic compounds - click to expand

Arkema announces start-up of industrial adhesives plant in Japan - click to expand

Ashland increases prices for 1-4 butanediol and derivatives in North America - click to expand

Market Reports

Olefinic thermoplastic elastomers market size is forecast to reach $7.26 billion by 2025 - click to expand

Global isoprene rubber latex market to exceed $340 million by 2025 - click to expand

Global silanes market forecast at $2.4 billion by 2026 - click to expand

Global natural rubber market forecast at $27.8 billion by 2026 - click to expand

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