Major Polymers helps PolyFlex Products pick abrasion resistant TPU for specialist dunnage – materials used to secure cargo. more

Mar 16, 2017 11:49 AM materials

New Avalon thermoplastic polyurethane provides alternative solution to rubber for footwear outsoles. more

Feb 22, 2017 10:28 AM industry

Huntsman's new TPU material for sports footwear will be unveiled on the first day of K2016. more

Oct 17, 2016 2:38 PM industry

Leading European distributor of speciality materials for the plastics industry VELOX will be presenting its performance-boosting materials innovations - including new TPUs - at K 2016. more

Sep 15, 2016 11:51 AM industry

Covestro is pushing the envelope for wearables with a material combination that fixes onto the skin like a patch, allowing for comfortable wear for extended periods. more

Aug 12, 2016 9:46 AM materials

BASF's Infinergy an Elastollan were selected to make an exciting new three-wheeled concept vehicle from Yamaha more comfortable and super-cool. more

Aug 1, 2016 11:56 AM materials

Day Two of the K 2016 Preview for media was Materials Day and the news came thick and fast for EPPM Editor Rose Brooke from Wacker, Huntsman, Lanxess and BASF. more

Jun 29, 2016 9:09 AM industry

Huntsman has expanded the possibilities for TPUs, which are currently innovating sports and leisure but have stacks of potential for the harsh environments of mining and supersized wheels. more

Jun 28, 2016 10:55 AM 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

Under Armour's 3D-printed sports shoe sold out shortly after its March 2016 launch and some credit for the breakthrough trainer must go to Lehmann&Voss&Co's tailor-made LUVOSINT TPU for laser sintering. more

Apr 15, 2016 8:29 AM materials

Internationally-renowned racquet sports brand and market-leader in padel bats Dunlop has teamed up with world-leading chemical champion BASF. more

Dec 4, 2015 3:20 PM materials

BASF has extended its portfolio of injection mouldable and extrudable Elastollan materials to include food contact applications. more

Nov 12, 2015 10:38 AM materials

Huntsman and distribution partner Chemie Plast make TPUs the start of the show a Fakuma, presenting the material's broad range of applications. more

Oct 5, 2015 12:11 PM industry

Lubrizol Engineered Polymers will be showcasing several of its new and expanded polymer solutions at NPE2015. more

Mar 20, 2015 10:08 AM industry


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The innovative lightweight construction process will also be the focus of exhibits by various machinery providers at NPE. more

Mar 16, 2015 4:30 PM industry


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Huntsman is bringing innovative TPU solutions for the footwear, cable and wire, non-optical aliphatic film and food contact markets to NPE. more

Feb 13, 2015 2:12 PM industry

BASF has plenty up its sleeve for Fakuma this month, bringing new innovations to masterbatch preparations and colour solutions to the wider industry. more

Oct 6, 2014 3:12 PM industry

The worldwide TPE market is expected to jump to $15.3 billion by 2018, according to a fresh market report on the trends affecting demand for this plastics segment. more

Sep 19, 2014 10:51 AM materials

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Huntsman has announced the addition of two new, UV-protected grades suitable for harsh conditions, to its TPU portfolio. more

Sep 16, 2014 4:20 PM materials

Velox has announced a new distribution partnership with Lubrizol for its Merquinsa legacy TPU technologies. Velox, is a distributor of raw material specialities for the plastics, composites, rubber, paints and coatings industries across Europe. more

Jun 16, 2014 11:42 AM materials

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