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Company is to strengthen its global asset base for flame retardant additives with investments of around EUR 200 million over the next three years. Read more

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A. Schulman

A. Schulman is expanding its polyethylene based range of specialty powders. Read more

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ALBIS Plastics will highlight its portfolio of locally produced materials along with its portfolio of high-performance plastics, compound solutions, and masterbatches at NPE2018. Read more

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Belgian chemical group Solvay has split with its American additives unit, selling it to German plastics firm LanXess. Read more

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Top fire classification for Perstorp Akestra opens opportunities in construction. Read more

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Vestamid, Evonik’s new polyamide 12 product, meets the reviewed standards from the European Committee for Standardisation on fire prevention in railway materials. Read more

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LANXESS has completed its acquisition of Chemtura, one of the world's leading suppliers of flame retardant and lubricant additives. Read more

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Polymer Technology & Services is extending its TRISTAR family of polycarbonate-based materials with four halogen-compliant types certified 746R and 746H. Read more

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Population growth, mobility, health and nutrition, sustainability, colour, touch and feel were all covered by Clariant's comprehensive plan of attach for providing real solutions to the challenges presented by global megatrends. Read more

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LANXESS has announced the biggest acquisition in its history, revealing it is planning to buy US-based Chemtura Corporation, a major global provider of flame retardant and lubricant additives. Read more

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Tolsa Group is launching a new range of high-performance flame retardant synergists at K 2016. Read more

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KRAIBURG TPE will use K 2016 to present its new and expanded products, as well as new applications in the automotive, industrial, consumer and medical sectors. Read more

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World leader in specialty chemicals Clariant is taking a personal approach to K 2016, by focusing on the value its products bring to real people in plastics across the entire value chain. Read more

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Construction materials lacking in adequate flame-retardant properties could lead to damage and added expense. Plastics Color Corporation claims there is no need for plastics for construction not to have this essential additive. Read more

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Polyone

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PolyOne is bringing a new flame-retardant, non-halogenated sheathing solution to the cable sector - ECCOH 5702. Read more

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Leading international supplier of high-performance plastics compounds, powders, composites and resins A. Schulman has announced that it is joining pinfa Europe. Read more

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Rio de Janeiro is preparing for Olympics this August and RadiciGroup is on hand to make sure the hoards of athletics fans are all sitting comfortably with its Radiflam S flame retardant polyamide 6 engineering plastics for five of the venues. Read more

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Fraunhofer

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The Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF has launched a new research project into the recycling of halogen-free flame retardant plastics. Read more

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Eurotec has revealed that its new flame retardant product has been given the seal of approval for automotive applications. Read more

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LANXESS is focusing on new materials for structural lightweight construction, LED lighting technology, electrical and electronic applications and exterior body panel applications at Fakuma. Read more

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