New grades from Spain’s ELIX Polymers reduce squeaks in cars and provide cost savings. more

8 Sep 2017 15:42 materials



Covestro supplies materials to fellow Colonian furniture designer Thomas Schnur for an innovative seat. more

12 May 2017 12:28 materials

A polycarbonate window by SABIC makes larger and lighter rear-quarter panes for one of China’s leading car manufacturers. more

24 Jan 2017 08:21 materials

ELIX Polymers, a global supplier of high-performance ABS and polycarbonate, is expanding its business into the North American Market. more

21 Sep 2016 12:04 materials

Covestro's polycarbonate technology has been put to use in protecting an art installation at the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London. more

20 Jul 2016 11:33 materials

Toyota is pioneering an exciting new polycarbonate, plasma-coated material developed by SABIC for a rear quarter window. more

13 Jul 2016 10:00 materials



The ICEhouse exemplifies how SABIC's LEXAN sheet technolog can provide a sustainable solution for tackling global demand for housing, as the global population continues to rise. more

16 Jun 2016 11:13 materials

ALBIS is illuminating the options for LEDs in the lighting industry at the Light + Building show in Frankfurt next month. more

2 Feb 2016 11:59 materials

Covestro is testing a new system for processing plastics recycling wastewater that is more environmentally friendly and could give the wastewater a second life in chlorine electrolysis. more

29 Jan 2016 15:19 industry

SABIC is exploring new ways to use light, particularly in the automotive field, with its innovative plastics technologies. more

6 Jan 2016 11:35 materials

Lego keeping Lapland's elves busy this Christmas

The little helpers are working hard at Father Christmas's workshop in Lapland and Lego appears to be taking up much of their time. EPPM Editor Rose Brooke looks at what plastic products are making it onto children's wish lists this Christmas. more

8 Dec 2015 15:04 editor's blog

The momentum of Covestro's first quarter since breaking officially from Bayer is far from slowing, as the company has seen its confidence confirmed following its listing on the stock market. more

18 Nov 2015 16:27 industry

SABIC’s Polymershapes distribution business has announced its exclusive new JET PANEL sheet, a decorative polycarbonate sheet that meets stringent flame, smoke and toxicity (FST) and heat release requirements for aircraft interiors. more

9 Nov 2015 09:00 materials

Covestro's Fakuma experience has been a riot of colour, enthusiasm and optimism - and CEO Patrick Thomas states this "adolescent" company breaking from its Bayer parent is continuing on its path to success by being bold. more

16 Oct 2015 07:18 industry

Filament and extrusion-based 3D printing technology developer Polymaker has proved that two heads are better than one when it comes to innovation. more

2 Oct 2015 14:08 industry

De-coding the recycling triangle

The little numbered triangles on our household items are often overlooked. We've drawn up a handy guide for what these numbers mean and whether or not you can recycle them. more

28 Aug 2015 12:29 editor's blog

Bayer MaterialScience will step into the spotlight at Fakuma 2015 for the first time as Covestro, shedding its old skin and becoming an independent materials science business. more

20 Jul 2015 14:34 industry

Shin-Etsu Silicones of America's advanced overmoulding technical demonstrations at NPE2015 formed crucial bonds with leading equipment partners. more

17 Jul 2015 14:37 materials

BPAs are among the world's most thoroughly-investigated chemicals and yet out-of-of date opinion pedals misinformation about the material's safety. Bayer MaterialScience is on a mission to set the record straight. more

19 Jun 2015 14:23 materials

Bayer MaterialScience has chosen PLAST 2015 as the platform to showcase its innovative integrated material concept, as well as the tremendous potential in its Makrolon and Bayblend products. more

6 May 2015 15:38 materials

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