Each year approximately 100 billion USD of plastic packaging material value is lost from the economy. It is not only essential to consider used plastic as resource rather than waste from a sustainability perspective, but also economically. Read more


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Kiefel introduces the latest developments on its Thermorunner KTR 5.1 Speed cup forming machine. Suited to both mass production and in niche products; intelligent technology combines forming quality with high production speeds. Read more

In close co-operation with its parent company Kiefel, Bosch Sprang has developed a new patent pending thermoforming tooling system for the production of polypropylene coffee cups. Read more

With the development of the Blowliner, the single-stage injection-stretch blowmolding machine, Kiefel's daughter company Mould & Matic has opened up a new market. The company is showing the system live at the NPE in Orlando. Read more

International plastics machinery and toolmaking specialists, KIEFEL GmbH, Freilassing, and innovations company watttron GmbH, Freital, agree on comprehensive and long-term development and research cooperation. Read more

Kiefel GmbH, Freilassing, a leading supplier of plastic processing machines, looks back on a successful year in 2016 and has reported substantial growth increases again for 2017. Read more

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The Packaging Europe team gains insights from a glass, paper and plastics perspective from Sustainability Awards gold sponsors

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