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Meccanoplastica Full Electric JET55/L IBM machine is now ready to be shipped to USA! The 3-weeks transit time will bring the machine to NEW YORK, where a truck wait for JET55/L to bring it to Youngsville - NORTH CAROLINA as final destination. Here, customer will...

MECCANOPLASTICA Group confirmed his closed collaboration with an american company, concerning the full electric Injection-Blow Moulding technology! This company, located in North Carolina – Youngsville city – recently received another JET55/L full electric IBM unit in his facility. The machine was successfully started-up to produce containers for...

Meccanoplastica is happy to inform that is recently gone successfully through a FAT (Final Acceptance Test) of a double station Blow Moulding machine model MP5/X properly equipped with a COEX 2-layers configuration, 4+4 cavities equipment. Manufactured for an important Company which produce COSMETIC plastic containers for...

Meccanoplastica is happy to inform that is recently gone successfully through a FAT (Final Acceptance Test) of a single station FULL ELECTRIC Blow Moulding machine model HE750/M properly equipped with N°2 Extruders diam. 90 mm. + N°2 SINGLE-parison extrusion head + N°1 DOUBLE-cavities mould. Manufactured for...

    Meccanoplastica is happy to inform that is recently gone successfully through a FAT (Final Acceptance Test) of a double station FULL ELECTRIC Blow Moulding machine model HE480/D properly equipped with a 4+4 cavities configuration. Manufactured for an historical Company which produce COSMETIC plastic containers for VENUS...

International rubber & plastic show PLAST 2018 Milan it's just over. With more than 65.000 visitors, immediately after NPE fair in Orlando USA which was held just few weeks before, it was a success. Meccanoplastica team was glad and proud to introduce its latest HI-TECH state-of-the-art full...

  Meccanoplastica crew is excited to attend at the first day exhibition! Since the beginning people stopped by Meccanoplastica booth to give a look at the showed newest machines and to share productive projects. Please, come to visit us at: South Hall - Bottle Zone - Stand S20095     Check...

This year at K2016 in Dusseldorf was a great success and the Meccanoplastica team had a lot of fun while meeting a lot of new friends! We hope everyone had a successful few days at the no. 1 trade fair for plastics and rubber in...

Extrusion blow Molding machine K 2016 in Düsseldorf will again be by far the biggest event for the industry and the starting point for momentous decisions for products and processes. The best basis for your business. This year at K Fair, Meccanoplastica will feature our continuous all...

We are now into Q3 of 2016, and the distribution of North American resin is definitely a mixed bag. Third-party sales of polyethylene and polypropylene — the region’s most widely-used commodity resins — are now only growing slightly. However, some executives at some firms are seeing more...

A breakthrough in technology may help to slash the plastic industry's global annual carbon dioxide emissions by up to "45 million tons, or the equivalent of around 5 million households." Scientists from ExxonMobil Corp. and the Georgia Institute of Technology have been researching advancements to reduce the...

In the past few years, the chemical bisphenol-A, better known as BPA, has been claimed to be harmful and controversial in spite of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s declaration in 2014 that BPA exposure is safe for humans. Recently, bisphenol-S, a polycarbonate component (BPS) has...

In an effort to bring awareness to plastic pollution, innovative plastics use is being highlighted in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. From sports equipment to artificial grass and event venues, along with ribbons for medals and sculptures made from recycled bottles, plastics are being used...

Blow molding machine With the creation of MeccanoPlastica Iberica in 2011, we started making fully electric PET Preforms Stretch-Blow Moulding machinery known as the MIPET series. These two-stage PET Preforms Stretch-Blow Moulding machines are ideal to make PET containers ranging from 100 ml to 10L. These systems...

Houston-based IHS Chemical reported that phthalates accounted for 70% of the world’s consumption of plasticizers in 2014 last year, which was down from about 88% in 2005. The projection is that they will drop to 65% in 2019. An important IHS caveat, however, is that...

Ford and Jose Cuervo explore development of sustainable bioplastic Who would think that tequila and car parts would go hand-in-hand? It is a possibility now that Ford Motor Company of Dearborn, Michigan has teamed up with Jose Cuervo. Their goal is to develop a bioplastic using the...

Injection Blow Molding machine Our JET series machinery is unique among injection blow moulding equipment. Meccanoplastica was the first to make this kind of machinery which features fully electric movements. The JET Series machines are equipped to make small bottles with a volume capacity from 5ml...

In a recent article, “Scientists call for better plastics design to protect marine life,”  reporter Fiona Harvey interviewed experts in London about ways that the plastics industry should change to reduce the volume of plastic that’s ending up in the ocean. The scientists interviewed suggested...

Machine makers experienced a 13.5 per cent year-on-year rise in shipments during the first quarter of 2016. Between January and March, $330.5 million (€293 million, £233.3 million) was reported, which was well above the $291.2 million recorded for 2015's Q1, but 15.4 per cent less...