How the New UK Plastic Packaging Tax Will Affect Manufacturers – And What They Can Do About It
As part of their ongoing commitment to improving plastic recycling rates, the UK has enacted the new Plastic Packaging Tax as of April 1st, 2022. This tax ...
Real-time Monitoring and Analysis Makes Plastic Mold Maintenance That Much More Effective
Injection molding is a versatile, efficient, and economical method for manufacturing an incredibly wide range of plastic products. It enables production at...
How Manufacturers Can Achieve a Circular Economy With Improved Plastic Waste Management
Modern plastics manufacturers need to have effective recycling policies in place to reduce waste, placate public opinion, and reduce costs. With more and m...
How Digitalization is Helping Plastics Manufacturers Meet Environmental Regulations
Governments around the world are introducing increasingly stringent regulations in efforts to decrease pollution and reduce the negative impacts of big industries on the environment.
For plastics manufacturers, this means taking a serious look at how they manage raw materials and energy usage to ensure that they meet all of the requirements.
Plastic Manufacturing Data Collection: Enabling Data-Driven Manufacturing
Plastics manufacturers are increasingly interested in implementing Industry 4.0 best practices within their factories, recognizing the many benefits it may...
How to Choose Production Management Software for Plastics Manufacturers
The global plastics market is expected to reach a valuation of $750.1 billion USD by 2028 and plastics manufacturers have a golden opportunity. However, th...
Real-time Material Management for Waste Reduction in the Plastic Industry
One of the great challenges in production management is figuring out how to reduce waste in manufacturing. Even if you think your facility is doing well on...