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Toyoda Gosei to enhance production capacity in US

Toyoda Gosei

Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. will enhance its production capacity for interior and exterior products at three production subsidiaries in the US to keep up with growing sales of large products such as radiator grills in North America. Read more

industry

Covestro and BÜFA Thermoplastic Composites cooperate in Maezio distribution

Covestro

Covestro has entered into a distribution agreement with BÜFA Thermoplastic Composites, a supplier of raw materials and semi-finished products for thermoplastic components. Read more

materials

Technyl BLUE extrusion grades for Battery cooling pipes

Solvay

Solvay Performance Polyamides’ Technyl Blue range, the market reference for thermal management, has been enriched with new grades specifically designed for electric vehicle (EVs/HEVs). Read more

materials

Carbody brake pedal Technyl MAX

Carbody/Solvay

Solvay Performance Polyamides’ new and advanced Technyl Max polyamide 66 technology was chosen by Carbody, expert in safety and sealing solutions for the automotive industry, to develop its all-plastic brake pedal. Read more

materials

MOL Group completes Aurora acquisition

MOL Group

Following satisfaction of customary transaction approvals, Budapest-based MOL Group has announced its acquisition of German plastic compounder Aurora Group. Read more

industry

Continental Structural Plastics and Teijin take top spot at SPE Innovation Awards

Continental Structural Plastics

Continental Structural Plastics, along with parent company Teijin, received the 2019 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Innovation Award, Body Exterior Category, as well as the overall Grand Award Read more

materials

Avery Dennison challenge won by MetroWrapz for second year

Avery Dennison, PR439

Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions has announced that MetroWrapz of Hollywood, Florida, has earned the King of the Wrap World title for the second consecutive year. Read more

materials

Polykemi leads the way for recycled plastic compounds by hosting in-house workshops

Polykemi

Changes regarding the use of recycled plastic compounds within the industry have encouraged Polykemi to further support this process by hosting a tour of in-house workshops across Europe. Read more

materials

Covestro generates strong Q3 volume growth

Covestro

In the third quarter of 2019 Covestro was able to achieve core volume growth of 5.3% over the prior-year period in a continuing challenging economic environment. Read more

industry

NATPET showcases advances in several polypropylene resin grades at K 2019.

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Saudi Arabia’s National Petrochemical Industrial Co. (NATPET), a major producer of propylene and polypropylene, showcased advances in several material grades at K 2019. Read more

MEP

New colour catalogue for Automotive application

Clariant

Collaboration between Clariant Masterbatches, polymer producer ExxonMobil, and Plastivaloire, a specialist in automobile interior design, has produced a family of colours that can be expected to change the look of car interiors. Read more

K 2019

DuPont collaborates for innovation

Messe Dusseldorf

At K 2019, DuPont Transportation & Industrial (T&I), a division of DuPont, will demonstrate how to transform industries, improve lives and empower the world. Read more

K 2019

One highlight in Hall 8a, Booth J15 will be the fully drivable electric concept car AKXY

Asahi Kasei

Asahi Kasei will present engineering plastics and foam materials for the automotive industry at K 2019. One highlight in Hall 8a, Booth J15 will be the fully drivable electric concept car AKXY. Read more

K 2019

Kaneka bringing material solutions to K 2019

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Kaneka, a leading technology-driven company, will use K 2019 to highlight its wide portfolio of material solutions for the functional and foamed plastics industry. Read more

K 2019

CRP Technology will be attending Composites in Motorsport held at the Williams F1 Conference Centre, Oxford, UK, between 22-23 October. Read more

industry

K 2019: Evonik develops multilayer tubing system without fluoropolymer

Evonik

Evonik Industries, the leading global supplier of polyamide 12 for multilayer plastic tubing systems, is expanding its product range to include the MLT 4840 multilayer tubing system, another low-extractable conductive system for fuel lines. Read more

K 2019

Covestro and partners develop PCR concept

Covestro

Aiming to become a pioneer on the road to a future with alternative raw materials, Covestro is building material cycles along the entire value chain Read more

K 2019

BMW 3 Series containing HYDROCEROL in its dashboard.

BMW Group

Clariant will focus attention on improving automotive sustainability when it hosts a presentation by Joachim Melzig, Dipl. Ing. Kunststofftechnik, BMW Group, during K 2019. Read more

K 2019

Biesterfeld to distribute ExxonMobil's Santoprene TPV in Switzerland

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ExxonMobil has granted Biesterfeld Plastic extended rights to sell its Santoprene TPV in Switzerland from 1 January 2020, meaning that it will then cover all of continental Europe. Read more

materials

Chomarat creates lightweight automotive part to be revealed at K

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Chomarat Group’s composite reinforcements will be featured at the KraussMaffei stand during K 2019. Read more

K 2019

  • Toyoda Gosei to enhance production capacity in US

    Toyoda Gosei

    Toyoda Gosei to enhance production capacity in US

  • Covestro and BÜFA Thermoplastic Composites cooperate in Maezio distribution

    Covestro

    Covestro and BÜFA Thermoplastic Composites cooperate in Maezio distribution

    Segment Manager Lisa Ketelsen and Arne Böttcher (r.) of Covestro, Dirk Punke (2nd from right), Managing Director of BÜFA Thermoplastic Composites, and his colleagues Florian Jansen (Business Development, l.) and Christian Naber (Sales) are pleased about the new distribution partnership for thermoplastic composites.

  • Technyl BLUE extrusion grades for Battery cooling pipes

    Solvay

    Technyl BLUE extrusion grades for Battery cooling pipes

    Technyl BLUE extrusion grades for Battery cooling pipes

  • Carbody brake pedal Technyl MAX

    Carbody/Solvay

    Carbody brake pedal Technyl MAX

  • MOL Group completes Aurora acquisition

    MOL Group

    MOL Group completes Aurora acquisition

  • Continental Structural Plastics and Teijin take top spot at SPE Innovation Awards

    Continental Structural Plastics

    Continental Structural Plastics and Teijin take top spot at SPE Innovation Awards

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