Evonik Industries to expand capacities in Asia
Publish on 6/10/2010 01:06:36 PMEvonik Industries is set to expand production capacities for PMMA (polymethyl methacrylate) moulding compounds in Asia up into the second half of 2011. "We're registering remarkable growth rates for our PMMA business in Asia," explained Dr.
Borouge opens first plant in China
Publish on 6/10/2010 11:06:34 AMBorouge inaugurated its first manufacturing plant in China at a ceremony held at the plant in Shanghai on April 20, 2010. The historic event was attended by senior official representatives from the United Arab Emirates including the Minister of Foreign Trade, H.E. Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, H.E.
Bacon-flavoured concentrate contains no animal fat
Publish on 6/7/2010 03:06:20 PMDEVELOPERS can now get the flavour of bacon combined with the fatty richness of Butter Buds in the latest offering from Butter Buds Food Ingredients: Butter Buds Bacon™. Made using the same proprietary technology used to make the company's other natural concentrates, it imparts a natural bacon flaver along with fatty richness and mouthfeel.
State-of-the-art labeller for small outputs
Publish on 6/7/2010 03:06:56 PMEVEN in a small machine, there's plenty of room for sophisticated engineering. Take the Krones Vinetta, a labeller developed specifically for the needs of mid-tier bottlers rated at 4,000 and 8,000 containers an hour, which can be used for an enormous range of container dress variants at wineries, at breweries and the beverage industry. In the standard version, glass and plastic bottles, jars and special-shaped containers are dressed in body and shoulder labels.
New lightweight wine bottles
Publish on 6/7/2010 03:06:16 PMO-I, the world's largest manufacturer of glass containers, is launching its lightest-ever North American wine bottle. Manufactured at the company's California manufacturing facilities, the new bottles weigh just 11.6 ounces. A 13-oz 750mL claret bottle has also launched for customers on the U.S. East coast. The new line of 750mL lightweight claret and burgundy bottles is part of the O-I Lean+Green® initiative designed to create strong, durable, yet lighter bottles using advanced manufacturing techniques.
Protein blends optimal for sports performance
Publish on 6/7/2010 03:06:07 PMA REVIEW published by Dr. Greg Paul, Solae's global director of Sports Nutrition, in a supplement accompanying the March issue of the Journal of the American College of Nutrition concludes that consuming a blend of proteins (isolated soy protein, whey protein and casein) may have advantages for sports performance and provides nutritional advantages over consuming just one type of protein.
Latest edition of brewing reference
Publish on 6/7/2010 03:06:19 PMBREWING and malting technology has altered so much that VLB Berlin has released a 4th English edition of Technology Brewing & Malting. This latest edition is an entirely updated and newly translated version, with 1100 pages and more than 850 figures. Authored by Wolfgang Kunze, the book is well known among brewers and maltsters for its practically oriented description.
High-tech, high-touch PET bottle