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Canadian Plastics


August 10, 2001 News

Moldmakers getting grief over QS TE-supplement requirement

by Canadian Plastics

Moldmakers that have met the North American automakers’ demands for registration to the QS-9000 quality management…

August 10, 2001 News

New Alliance to Market PET Foam

by Canadian Plastics

Sentinel Products and BC Foam, Srl. have created a joint marketing alliance in the field of providing equipment for…

July 30, 2001 News

Boy Machine to challenge Milacron patent infringement charge

by Canadian Plastics

Injection molding machine importer, Boy Machine Inc., will challenge a patent infringement charge brought by Milacr…

July 17, 2001 News

IMI to open virtual processing lab (July 17, 2001)

by Canadian Plastics

The Industrial Materials Institute of the National Research Council of Canada will host an event entitled "Too…

July 17, 2001 News

Moldmakers conference expands its scope

by Canadian Plastics

A pre-conference tour and a golf tournament have been added to the usual technical and social agenda of the annual…

July 17, 2001 News

Plastics internship program established

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Plastics Sector Council, in partnership with the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA), have l…

July 17, 2001 News

Fuel cell development gets a boost

by Canadian Plastics

Ballard Power Systems has signed an agreement with Victrex USA Inc. to develop and manufacture two proprietary prot…

June 26, 2001 News

AT Plastics sells power cable insulation business

by Canadian Plastics

AT Plastics Inc. (Brampton, ON) has completed the sale of its PowerGuard medium-voltage power cable materials busin…

June 26, 2001 News

Strohmaier moves into blow molding

by Canadian Plastics

Franz Strohmaier has joined Bekum America Corp. as director of engineering, responsible for product and process dev…

June 25, 2001 News

Low melt flow rate PP reaches commercial production

by Canadian Plastics

Atofina Petrochemicals Inc. has performed commercial-scale production of its Finacene polypropylene, an ethylene-pr…

June 12, 2001 News

Decoma’s Power grabs Industry Leader Award

by Canadian Plastics

The Canadian Plastics Industry Association has named Al Power Industry Leader for 2001. Power is the president and…

June 12, 2001 News

Gilles Decelles earns CPIA Canplast Award

by Canadian Plastics

The president of MAC Closures Inc. (Waterloo, QC) has received a Canplast Award from the Canadian Plastics Industry…

June 12, 2001 News

Jarvela receives Canplast Award for Vinyl Council work

by Canadian Plastics

Another Canplast Award was presented to Janet Jarvela for her valuable contributions to CPIA’s Vinyl Council of Can…

June 12, 2001 News

Horn Plastics to build new facility

by Canadian Plastics

Custom molder and toolmaker Horn Plastics recently broke ground for the construction of a new 86,000 sq. ft. facili…

May 23, 2001 News

Packaging machinery purchases predicted flat for 2001

by Canadian Plastics

Spending on packaging machinery by U.S. domestic companies is expected to level during 2001 to approximately US$4.9…

May 23, 2001 News

Aseptic carton recycling wins award (May 23, 2001)

by Canadian Plastics

The Recycling Council of Ontario presented its Outstanding Sustainable Technology Award to Atlantic Packaging Produ…

May 23, 2001 News

Dow will market PU foam recycling technology (May 23, 2001)

by Canadian Plastics

Dow Chemical Company has entered an agreement to promote Mobius Technologies’ new polyurethane foam-recycling equip…

May 1, 2001 News

New vision, new name for Unigraphics

by Canadian Plastics

Unigraphics Solutions Inc. has changed its name to UGS to reflect a new corporate vision and greatly expanded softw…

May 1, 2001 News

Cassco forms automation division

by Canadian Plastics

Decorating and assembly equipment manufacturer Cassco Machines has addressed the growing market for automation and…

April 27, 2001 News

IQMS Canada debuts at Plast-Ex (April 27, 2001)

by Canadian Plastics

IQMS, developer of ERP and supply chain software for plastics manufacturers, will debut its newly formed IQMS Canad…