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Chemical giant BASF has launched a PU for safety boots. more

10 Oct 2017 15:29 materials

Fakuma is bringing greater value to visitors and exhibitors alike with a supplementary features prorgamme to complement the main event. more

25 Sep 2017 11:55 FAKUMA 2017

Leaders in polymer science BASF and Solvay have signed an agreement for BASF to acquire Solvay's integrated polyamide business. more

19 Sep 2017 15:58 materials

INEOS has announced it is sinking a sizeable sum of investment into building a new 300 kt vinyl acetate monomer (VAM) plant in Europe. more

5 Sep 2017 16:59 materials

ACEO Wacker

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The ACEO team from WACKER has opened its Open Print Lab in Burghause, where customers can experience additive manufacturing with silicone first-hand. more

4 Aug 2017 12:29 materials

US firm Tekni-Plex buys Alfatherm. more

3 Aug 2017 12:25 industry

Clariant and Huntsman have published their first official update since announcing their merger in May of this year. more

1 Aug 2017 16:55 industry

K.D. Feddersen will be bringing materials science to meet the trends for lightweight, aesthetically-pleasing plastic products to Fakuma. more

21 Jul 2017 10:37 FAKUMA 2017

PLAST 2018 organisers have celebrated passing the 1,000 exhibitor mark 10 months before the show takes place, with just 10 per cent of space at the Italian plastics show remaining. more

18 Jul 2017 10:24 industry

Albis Plastic has swollen its medical portfolio with a range of new materials intended for devices and medical packaging. more

12 Jul 2017 14:06 materials

Dow Polyurethanes

by Udr Ovidiu

Dow Polyurethanes, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, is expanding its PU service centres in an easterly direction throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa. more

10 Jul 2017 16:58 materials

Corbion

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Corbion anti-static PATIONIC agent was introduced at ArabPlast 2017 to capitalise on the burgeoning building and construction market in the Middle East. more

6 Jul 2017 14:41 materials

After ten years of harmonising chemical regulations, Cefic hopes to support the EU REACH program for another two decades. more

27 Jun 2017 11:11 industry 1 Comments

Corbion

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With Eid just around the corner, Corbion can really celebrate its PATIONIC polymer additives being granted halal certification. more

20 Jun 2017 14:29 materials

Trinseo

Via Facebook

In its first strategic acquisition, Trinseo is to take over API Applicazioni Plastiche Industriali, expanding its performance polymers business and global reach. more

16 Jun 2017 10:50 industry

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Stratasys

Most-read European plastics headlines: May 2017

Our roundup of the most-read stories on the EPPM website in May has been distinctly materials-focused this time around, with some amazing examples of how plastics technology is bringing higher mechanical properties to manufacturing. more

30 May 2017 09:41 editor's blog

TechnoCompound’s has unveiled its ‘ULTRA lightweight’ carbon-fibre product line for the lightweight construction market. more

26 May 2017 12:27 materials

Clariant and Huntsman are to merge, creating world-leading specialty chemicals company HuntsmanClariant with an enterprise value of $20 billion. The merger is expected to be completed by the end of 2017. more

22 May 2017 09:58 industry

VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017 reshapes the PVC industry

Physically and metaphorically, the VinylPlus Sustainability Forum in Berlin last week is continuing to reshape the global PVC industry. Rose Brooke shares her report of the conference. more

16 May 2017 16:41 editor's blog

Puma and Covestro team up for sustainable boot. more

5 May 2017 12:22 materials

HP Jet Fusion 3D Printing

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