Energy efficiency in the Plastics Industry in Action
Read examples of New Zealand plastic businesses benefiting from investments in energy efficient technologies:
- Viscount Plastics upgraded their cooling water systems and reduced their energy bill by $38,000 per year in the process.
- Monaghan Plastics switched to all-electric injection moulding machines and discovered just how efficient these machines are for manufacturing products with longer cycle times.
- Talbot Plastics invested in an electric moulding machine and discovered it used only 35% of the energy of the machine it replaced.
- Axiam Plastics invested in a vacuum drier which reduced their energy use as well as increased their throughput.