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5 Industry news


13 Wood effect: latest developments in WPCs Wood-plastic composites (WPCs) are finding use in a range of new applications – including, potentially, window frames. Lou Reade reports


19 Multiple benefits Die technology, machinery developments and new materials are all contributing to advances in multi-layer pipes


25 Damage limitation: stopping extruder wear Understanding what causes wear in extruder screws and barrels – and choosing the correct treatment – is key to extending lifetimes and reducing replacement costs


29 Taking the heat: PEX pipe in construction PEX pipe was used to refurbish an entire district heating system in the UK – and also played a major role in making an entire community in the USA carbon neutral


37 Sustainability: the key theme from K2019 K2019 saw a greater participation from foreign visitors and an unmistakable focus on sustainability – including many variants on the theme of recycling plastics. Here, we review some of the technologies launched at the show


52 Extruder of the month: Rehau 54 Dates for your diary


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