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Biesterfeld acquires distribution rights from DuPont for Selar PA polyamide in EMEA and Brazil

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Biesterfeld will take over the distribution of DuPont's product Selar PA 3426R from 1 October 2019. This new agreement applies to the entire EMEA area and, since June 2019, for Brazil. Read more

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Hexcel to exhibit at CAMX 2019

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At this year’s CAMX conference in Anaheim, California, US, Hexcel will promote its broad portfolio of composite innovations for aerospace and industrial applications. Read more

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Victrex has the power to innovate with PEEK

Victrex

Pioneering PEEK polymer-based solutions for sustainable cross-industry success help customers to meet environmental, societal and business challenges Read more

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Hexcel’s HexAM approved by Boeing

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Hexcel Corporation has been approved by Boeing to produce HexPEKKTM-100 aerospace structures for major commercial aircraft platforms. Read more

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New PA6 compounds outperform standard predecessors

Teknor Apex

Creamid P Series PA 6 compounds absorb nearly one-third less water at saturation than standard grades, provide 15-25% improved tensile properties in the conditioned state, and exhibit higher flow and excellent surface characteristics Read more

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Clariant

As announced in June, Clariant is taking action to tackle the challenge of plastic pollution with new solutions and proactive steps to create a more sustainable plastics industry through a ‘Symphony of Collaboration’. Read more

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DOMO Chemicals CEO Alex Segers

DOMO Chemicals

DOMO Chemicals and Solvay have signed an agreement for DOMO to acquire Solvay’s Performance Polyamides Business in Europe. Read more

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BASF and Toray bringing new tape to automotive industry

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Toray Advanced Composites and BASF have signed a manufacturing and supply agreement focused on the production of CFRT tapes for the automotive and industrial markets. Read more

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Victrex awarded quality standard for gears

Victrex

Victrex, a UK-based leader in high-performance PEEK and PAEK polymer solutions, has achieved a new milestone for its automotive offerings. Read more

K 2019

Polyplastics to highlight latest material technologies at K

Polyplastics

Polyplastics and its subsidiary TOPAS Advanced Polymers GmbH, a leading manufacturer of cyclic olefin copolymers (COCs), will jointly showcase their cutting-edge material technologies and products at K 2019 Read more

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Polygon announces new bearings range

Polygon Composites

Polygon Composites has announced its line of PolyLube high-performance, custom-engineered and standard composite plain bearings (bushings) for applications in construction and mining equipment. Read more

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Asahi Kasei develops polyamide beads foam

Asahi Kasei

With the ongoing disruptive megatrends in the automotive industry, OEMs and suppliers are facing a strong innovation pressure. New, innovative solutions are in high demand. Read more

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Solvay spotlights sustainable mobility and resource efficiency at K 2019

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At K 2019 Solvay will reveal developments in thermoplastic composites, a lightweighting material that enhances the group’s sustainable mobility objectives Read more

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Better living with high-performance polymers and additives from Evonik

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Evonik Industries, one of the world’s leading specialty chemicals companies, will be in Düsseldorf, Germany, for this year’s K 2019 plastics trade show, where it will present its portfolio of high-performance polymers and specialty additives. Read more

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Polystone P CubX

Röchling Engineering Plastics SE & Co. KG

Röchling Engineering Plastics SE & Co. KG based in Haren, Germany, now offers Polystone P CubX white UV, a UV-resistant version of Polystone P CubX, a tank construction sheet developed in 2018. Read more

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TENAC car seat belt push button

Asahi Kasei

Asahi Kasei’s copolymer polyacetal resin (POM) TENAC-C Z4520 has been certified as an eco-friendly green material by the China Automotive Technology & Research Center (CATARC) for its outstanding low VOC emission performance. Read more

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Lanxess will be at K 2019 to showcase innovative solutions and developments aimed at the megatrends of new mobility, urbanisation and digitalisation.

Lanxess

Lanxess will be presenting a broad portfolio at K 2019. On its 700 square metre stand, the specialty chemicals company will focus on mobility, urbanisation and digitalisation. Read more

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Electrical component housing molded in ECONAMID® AIR PA66/6 for superior con-ductivity, low density, and high flame retardancy in line with VW TL 1011 (class V0).

Domo Engineering Plastics

Domo Engineering Plastics is presenting its portfolio of ECONAMID polyamide polymers based on valuable post-production feedstock at the AeroCar Final Event Read more

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TPVs strengthen DuPont and ExxonMobil bond

DuPont

DuPont Transportation & Industrial has announced the success of its close collaboration with ExxonMobil Chemical’s specialty elastomers business to develop Santoprene thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) for automotive corner mould seals. Read more

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EMG_Solutions for Electric Vehicles

Parker Hannifin

The Engineered Materials Group of Parker Hannifin, the global leader in motion and control technologies, offers an extensive portfolio of products and solutions for electric vehicles in the areas of sealing, shielding and thermal management Read more

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  • BASF enables thin, lightweight components use in automotive applications

    BASF

    BASF enables thin, lightweight components use in automotive applications

    In a joint project, BASF and STR Automotive have brought components for premium vehicles into serial production for the first time using the new material Elastolit® R 8819 Lightweight. In comparison to conventional processing with PU-RRIM materials, the new process convinces due to significant weight reduction. The usual component thickness of 3.0 mm can be reduced to less than 2.5 mm, without detrimental effects on processing, quality or mechanical properties.

  • Biesterfeld acquires distribution rights from DuPont for Selar PA polyamide in EMEA and Brazil

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    Biesterfeld acquires distribution rights from DuPont for Selar PA polyamide in EMEA and Brazil

  • Hexcel to exhibit at CAMX 2019

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    Hexcel to exhibit at CAMX 2019

  • Victrex has the power to innovate with PEEK

    Victrex

    Victrex has the power to innovate with PEEK

  • Hexcel’s HexAM approved by Boeing

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    Hexcel’s HexAM approved by Boeing

  • New PA6 compounds outperform standard predecessors

    Teknor Apex

    New PA6 compounds outperform standard predecessors

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