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LANXESS commissions two Tepex production lines

LANXESS - Bond-Laminates

At its site in Brilon, Germany, Bond-Laminates GmbH – a wholly owned subsidiary of specialty chemicals company LANXESS – has commissioned two new production lines for Tepex continuous-fibre-reinforced thermoplastic composites. 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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Grupa Azoty declares force majeur

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Due to an unpredictable and unexpected technical defect in the production of polyamid 6 polymer at Grupa Azoty’s facility in Tarnow, Poland, the company was forced to declare force majeure on 8 July. Read more

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CBAM-2 3D Printing System

Impossible Objects

At RAPID + TCT 2019, Impossible Objects announced two watershed advances in composite 3D printing for the factory floor. Read more

machinery

AKRO-PLASTIC will be presenting the first components made of a new material offering ageing and conditioning at Fakuma. Read more

industry

Leader in advanced polyamide solutions Solvay has strengthened its Sinterline Technyl PA6 with its predictive simulation solution MMI Technyl Design for technical part additive manufacturing. Read more

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BASF has announced that it is 'realigning' its production capacity of caprolactam, the starter material for PA 6, in Europe. Read more

industry

UK-based manufacturer Thomas Dudley Ltd recently developed the “Click Stud” – a reflective road stud for use on highways. Albis UK has announced that it worked with the group to develop the bespoke glass fibre-filled PA6 used in the application. Read more

materials

Materials distributor Velox has added a new line to its offering from Asahi Kasei Plastics. Leona 90G & 91G Series (polyamide 6/6+6i) resins are based on partially aromatic polyamide copolymers. Read more

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UK polymer distributor Longfield Chemicals has signed an exclusive distribution agreement to market the polyamide 6 and 6.6 compounds produced by Turkish compounder, Epsan Plastic. Read more

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  • LANXESS commissions two Tepex production lines

    LANXESS - Bond-Laminates

    LANXESS commissions two Tepex production lines

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  • New PA6 compounds outperform standard predecessors

    Teknor Apex

    New PA6 compounds outperform standard predecessors

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    Clariant

    Halogen-free flame retardant Exolit OP enables increased recyclate percentage in E&E and automotive parts at stable flame retardancy.

  • DOMO Chemicals CEO Alex Segers

    DOMO Chemicals

    DOMO Chemicals CEO Alex Segers

    DOMO Chemicals CEO Alex Segers

  • BASF and Toray bringing new tape to automotive industry

    JethroT / Shutterstock.com

    BASF and Toray bringing new tape to automotive industry

  • Grupa Azoty declares force majeur

    via Shutterstock

    Grupa Azoty declares force majeur

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