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09/12/2019

Baerlocher to Spotlight at K 2019 High-Performance Additives for Recycling, RST Technology, Successful Cases, Erema Demo Day

Munich, Germany – September 12, 2019 – As part of its participation at K 2019, Baerlocher, a leading global supplier of plastics additives, will showcase in Hall 5, Stand A21 its industry-leading Baeropol® T-Blends for recycling, the company’s RST (Resin Stabilization Technology) family of customizable stabilizer packages and several case studies showcasing Baerlocher’s successful collaborations with plastics industry partners. The company has also teamed up with Erema, a leading recycling machinery manufacturer, and the recycling technology company APK to conduct live demonstrations that will take place in the Erema Circonomic Centre, located in the outdoor area (FG 09.1) at K 2019.

Baerlocher’s stand will feature the company’s 100%-active Baeropol T-Blend products, key enablers that can help solve various recycling issues. These dust-free, easy-to-implement additives are based on Baerlocher’s RST-platform that works in synergy with traditional antioxidants. Baerlocher will also share its most recent and ongoing RST advancements, including the introduction of new grades that offer enhanced properties previously not associated with traditional recycling.

Additionally, the company will share successful case studies on a range of collaborations. One such story, features the improvements that Baerlocher’s additives had on the bubble stability and increasing recycled content in an LDPE film. Other case studies showcase how Baerlocher’s additives can help upstream polyolefin companies offer resins with recycled content, and also improve the durability of agricultural drainage pipe extruded from recycled resins to extend its useful life.

The live demonstrations by Erema and APK will reveal how Baerlocher’s additive technologies can enable the upcycling of low-value, difficult-to-recycle consumer film waste into a material suitable for profitable products used in the construction sector. These demonstrations will take place in the Erema “Circonomic Centre” on the following dates and times:
• Wednesday, October 16, from 2.30 p.m. - 5.30 p.m.
• Tuesday, October 22, from 10.00 a.m. - 1.30 p.m.
• Wednesday, October 23, from 10.00 a.m. - 1.30 p.m.

Baerlocher management and technology experts will be available for the duration of K 2019 to discuss the company’s additive technologies and capabilities, plastics industry trends and other topics of interest.

 

 

 

About Baerlocher:
The Baerlocher Group is a leading manufacturer of additives for the plastics industry. Its portfolio includes a broad range of stabilizers and other additives suitable for a variety of polymer and non-polymer applications.

Baerlocher has a strong focus on customer and employee needs and is highly committed to innovation and sustainability. Its pioneering and proactive role is underlined by the support provided to the PVC industry during the transition from lead- to calcium-based stabilizers and by its innovative lubricant systems for wood plastic composites.

Baerlocher embraces the principles of responsible care. It operates an ISO 9001 certified quality management system and an environmental management system compliant with ISO 14001. Baerlocher plays a positive role in both the business community and society as a whole. This includes work within industry associations, and the provision of training opportunities in a variety of disciplines.

The Baerlocher Group has production plants around the globe and operates a sales network serving all major countries.

Baeropan, Baerostab, Baeropol, Baerolub and Baerocid are registered trademarks of Baerlocher.

For more information, please visit www.baerlocher.com.

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Stefan Horst
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