03 Mar

Technical Seminar - Extrusion of film for packaging-Technologies for compounding

Italian Institute of Foreign Trade
Promotion Section of Foreign Trade Italian Embassy invites to Technical Seminar, which will take place in Warsaw 03.03.2009 on extrusion of fim for packaging and technologies for compaunding.

Detailed information and registration:

Italian Institut of Foreign Trade
Section of Promotion of Trade - Emassy of Italian Republik
ICE Poland
72 Marszałkowska Str.
00-545 Warszawa
phone +48 (22) 6280243
fax. (22) 6280600

Participation fee: 150 zł


summary (speaker: Mr Gianmarco Cortivo)

Extrusion of film for packaging: (3,5 hours session)
• some statistics on European demand and consumption of polymers for film for packaging
• properties and characteristics. Selection criteria of polymers for blown and cast film, to fulfil requirements of different applications
• equipment: description of extrusion lines for blow and cast film and their equipment for mono and coextruded film
• processing technologies (blown and cast film): pros and cons of each one, current standards and future potentials, troubleshooting
• automation in extrusion line – film parameters control on line
• minimum quality control test. Standards

Compounding: (3 hours session)
• different kind of compounds:
• powder compounds
• granule masterbatch/concentrates, pigments and additives
• polymer blends
• thermoplastic blends
• engineering polymer blend
• equipment for the compounds production
• application of compounds, pros and cons.