KRAIBURG TPE is responding to trends in the packaging industry with a broad spectrum of materials and services. Simmone Hammerl reports on the many advantages of TPEs in product packaging. more

Jun 14, 2017 10:00 AM materials

Schuladur HT GF 20, a thermoplastic polyester, has been released by A. Schulman. more

May 11, 2017 11:41 AM materials


Stefan Lafrentz

An equestrian bit launched last year by German tack supplier Beris uses Kraiburg's Thermolast TPE. more

May 3, 2017 12:31 PM materials


Kraiburg TPE

KRAIBURG TPE is taking on Sweden in a two-pronged attack. The manufacturer of TPEs has just recently opened a sales office in Sweden while it will be exhibiting at the upcoming Nordic plastics fair Plastteknik. more

Apr 20, 2017 2:59 PM materials

Low-fogging vulcanisate elastomer compounds are available from Teknor Apex for auto interiors. more

Feb 9, 2017 5:07 PM materials

Milacron has shown its hand as a potential polyolefin sheet extrusion power player. more

Nov 30, 2016 1:43 PM industry

Celanese Corporation has announced it is set to acquire of the world's largest independent thermoplastic compounders, SO.F.TER. Group. more

Oct 21, 2016 3:41 PM industry

Thermoplastic resin giant Braskem is reaping the results of investments in increased production and global expansion, boasting its prowess at K 2016. more

Sep 29, 2016 4:59 PM industry

The distributor and compounder of technical thermoplastics added Covestro’s TPU to its portfolio of healthcare products more

May 13, 2016 2:06 PM materials

ALBIS PLASTIC has acquired the rights to distribute Amphora 3D Polymer AM1800. more

May 12, 2016 11:02 AM materials

ALBIS PLASTICS and Corporacion Telch, a distributor of thermoplastics, have signed a distribution agreement to put ALBIS's ALTECH brand out to the Mexican market. more

May 10, 2016 2:05 PM industry

Even at 137 years old, Rodolfo Comerio is not going to rest on its laurels, as the north-Italian company has taken on the world's biggest calendering line project. more

Feb 10, 2016 4:33 PM machinery

PolyOne has taken its strategy to expand its global TPE footprint by acquiring certain technologies and assets from Kraton Performance Polymers. more

Feb 5, 2016 3:28 PM materials

A clever carbon-capture technology is being championed by The Body Shop, as the ethical beauty brand takes steps to remove oil-based packaging from its offering. more

Feb 5, 2016 9:35 AM materials

A special grade of Dryflex TPE from ELASTO UK has been chosen to give superior non-slip grip to Polyco's award-winning Grip It MAX gloves. more

Jan 28, 2016 12:21 PM materials

Gabriel-Chemie's expansion through southern Europe is gaining momentum, as its acquisition of TE.MA. gives the company access to the Italian masterbatch market. more

Jan 26, 2016 9:05 AM materials

KRAIBURG TPE has commenced the full-scale production of advanced compounds from its optimised-for-automotive, ultra-resistant THERMOLAST V portfolio. more

Jan 8, 2016 10:01 AM materials

Global pioneer in packaging solutions MENSHEN uses the new TPE series from KRAIBURG TPE in its dosing valves for excellent elasticity, low viscidity and good resilience. more

Dec 18, 2015 11:43 AM materials

Finnish company Carbodeon has been granted a US patent for its nanodiamond polymer technology. more

Dec 11, 2015 12:04 PM materials


FTE Automotive.

Leading global supplier of high-performance thermoplastics Solvay Specialty Polymers chose the 14th annual CTI Symposium to announce that its Torlon polyamide-imide (PAI) technology is playing a key role in a high-performance clutch system. more

Dec 10, 2015 11:39 AM materials

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