Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 9 end)

Swiss Targeted Imports and Less Food Waste Reduce ‘Foodprint’ How can the environmental impact of our food be reduced? Agroscope calculated that the environmental impact can be improved if food is imported from countries of origin with especially environmentally friendly agricultural production systems. The avoidance of food loss and waste is even more effective in … More Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 9 end)

Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 8)

Polymers Sumitomo (SHI) Demag and BASF develop new manufacturing cell for high-performance polymers Sumitomo (SHI) Demag’s IntElect 1000 kN injection moulding machine performs in BASF’s injection moulding pilot plant Innovative manufacturing cell to produce a wide range of different test specimens Fully-digitised robotic processing and digital integration Creating tomorrow’s polymer innovations starts with understanding the … More Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 8)

Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 7)

New Products Proven packaging, reduced carbon footprint – BSH uses BASF’s Styropor® packaging based on chemically recycled plastics for the first time What began at a major plastics fair and as a pilot project at the end of 2019 has led to a successful cooperation. From 1 April 2021, BSH Hausgeräte GmbH will for the … More Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 7)

Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 6)

Intellectual Properties WIPO – Accession to the Madrid Protocol: Pakistan On February 24, 2021, the Government of Pakistan deposited with WIPO its instrument of accession to the Madrid Protocol, containing: •            the declaration extending the refusal period to 18 months and making it possible to notify refusals based on opposition after the expiry of that … More Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 6)

Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 5)

Fabric of the future Swiss weaving machinery manufacturers are in the forefront of novel application development Shoes and electronic calculators are probably not the first products people would associate with the textile weaving process. But they certainly signpost the future for woven fabrics, as two examples of the ever-wider possibilities of latest technology in the … More Selected Important News of the past weeks (Part 5)