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KRAIBURG TPE supplies co-extruded TPEs with optimum adhesion to PA for high-quality corrugated tubes

© 2019 Schlemmer

An innovative new TPE family by KRAIBURG TPE transfers the established properties of injection mouldable TPEs for multicomponent applications with polyamide (PA) to extrusion. Read more

materials

Asahi Kasei launching airbag fabric operations in Vietnam

Asahi Kasei

Asahi Kasei will launch the fabric sewing operation for airbags at its Vietnamese subsidiary Asahi Kasei Advance Vietnam in 2020. With this investment, the technology group enters the next stage of the value chain in the airbag industry. Read more

materials

Econcore Technology Summit 2019

EconCore

EconCore, a world leader in lightweight thermoplastic honeycomb core technology, hosted its fourth technology summit in Leuven, Belgium, at the end of October. Read more

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

AREVO's Aqua 3D printing unit

AREVO

AREVO, the Silicon Valley company transforming composites manufacturing through digitalisation, has announced AGC Inc. as its strategic business partner in Japan to provide Manufacturing as a Service (MaaS) Read more

machinery

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

Advanced part testing facilities at Technyl Innovation Centre in Lyon, France

Solvay

Solvay Performance Polyamides unveils HUB by Technyl to further accelerate customer product innovation in fast-changing markets. Read more

materials

Evonik to introduce AM portfolio at Formnext

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Evonik plans to introduce its broad material portfolio for additive manufacturing for the first time at this year’s Formnext tradeshow between 19 and 22 November in Frankfurt. Read more

materials

Solvay’s new KetaSpire PEEK XT takes performance to a new level

Solvay

Solvay has introduced KetaSpire PEEK XT, the industry’s first true high-temperature PEEK, at K 2019. Read more

K 2019

Solvay licenses MediTECH for Zeniva PEEK shapes

Solvay

Solvay has announced a new licensing agreement with MediTECH, a division of Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials. The agreement allows MediTECH to fulfil orders for extruded polymer shapes made with Solvay’s Zeniva polyetheretherketone (PEEK). Read more

materials

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

LANXESS to include two new products in Durethan TC range

LANXESS

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has developed Durethan TC (Thermally Conductive), a range of thermally conductive polyamide compounds that will soon include two new products. Read more

K 2019

Mitsubishi Chemical shows sustainability commitment

Mitsubishi Chemical

At K 2019, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation will highlight its commitment towards sustainability and recent product developments that can contribute to a sustainable future through reducing the environmental footprint Read more

K 2019

DOMO to highlight sustainable polyamides at K 2019

DOMO

DOMO, a global polyamides solutions provider, will highlight sustainable innovation and the products behind them at K 2019. Read more

K 2019

Milliken introduces KeyPlast RESIST

2019 Milliken & Company

Milliken & Company has announced the launch of KeyPlast RESIST, a spectrum of bright, high-performance colorants for engineering plastics. Read more

materials

Polymaker and Covestro collaborate for versatility

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Polymaker, a market leader in advanced 3D printing products, announced the launch of three new polycarbonate-based 3D printing materials each with unique properties commonly used in various industries. Read more

materials

CSP wins CAMX Unsurpassed Innovation Award

Continental Structural Plastics

Continental Structural Plastics (CSP), a global leader in highly-engineered, composite vehicle components, has won the CAMX Unsurpassed Innovation Award for the carbon fibre composite technology used on the GMC Sierra Denali AT4 CarbonPro Editions. Read more

materials

Venator to launch ultra-low moisture TiO2 pigment at K 2019

Venator

At K 2019, Venator will launch a new titanium dioxide (TiO2) pigment to the global plastics industry. Read more

K 2019

LANXESS continues pioneering lightweight applications

LANXESS AG

The potential of Tepex, a line of continuous fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composite materials from specialty chemicals company LANXESS, for use in lightweight applications extends to the design of structural components in passenger cars. Read more

materials

  • KRAIBURG TPE supplies co-extruded TPEs with optimum adhesion to PA for high-quality corrugated tubes

    © 2019 Schlemmer

    KRAIBURG TPE supplies co-extruded TPEs with optimum adhesion to PA for high-quality corrugated tubes

  • Asahi Kasei launching airbag fabric operations in Vietnam

    Asahi Kasei

    Asahi Kasei launching airbag fabric operations in Vietnam

    LEONA PA 66 Filament

  • 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

  • Advanced part testing facilities at Technyl Innovation Centre in Lyon, France

    Solvay

    Advanced part testing facilities at Technyl Innovation Centre in Lyon, France

    Advanced part testing facilities at Technyl Innovation Centre in Lyon, France

December 2019

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