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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

K 2019

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

K 2019

Alaaddin Aydin, VP Maag Germany

Maag

The Maag Group, comprising Maag Pump Systems, Automatik, Gala Industries, Reduction Engineering Scheer and, since 2018, Ettlinger Kunststoffmaschinen, is enhancing its systems expertise by focusing on Centres of Excellence. Read more

K 2019

Paolo, Angelo and Maurizio Radici, shareholders - RadiciGroup

RadiciGroup

Consolidated sales revenue of €1.211m, EBITDA of €185m and net income after depreciation, amortisation and writedowns of €97m are RadiciGroup’s key figures for the financial year 2018. Read more

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Nordson acquires Optical Control GmbH

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Nordson Corporation has acquired Optical Control GmbH, a designer and developer of high-speed, fully automatic counting systems utilising X-ray technology. Read more

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LANXESS HP prepolymers production up and running in Brazil

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Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has started the production of high-performance prepolymers at its site in Porto Feliz, Brazil. Read more

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CARBIOS announces grant of a second major U.S. patent focused on the recycling of complex PET plastic waste

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CARBIOS, a company pioneering new, bio-industrial solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers, has announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a Notice of Allowance for an additional US patent Read more

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KONDUCT suitable for all thermal management challenges

KONDUCT

KONDUCT, a new range of thermally conductive polymer compounds from Radical Materials, is able to solve all thermal management challenges from design, prototype production, and material testing to full production of final compound. Read more

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BASF and SIBUR collaborate to develop innovative polymer solutions

BASF

SIBUR and BASF are collaborating to develop innovative polymer solutions at SIBUR’s PolyLab Research and Development Center in Moscow. Read more

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Laser welding system for polymers delivers high-speed results

Coherent

Coherent’s new ExactWeld 230 P enables particle-free high throughput welding of small to medium-sized polymer parts. It combines a diode laser, servo-controlled clamping and responsive software Read more

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CARBIOS awarded ‘Efficient Solution’ label

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CARBIOS, a company pioneering bio-industrial solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers, has received the ‘Solar Impulse Efficient Solution’ label, which recognises a brand’s infinite plastic recycling technology. Read more

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Conventus opens Canadian distribution operation

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US-based Conventus Polymers LLC, a leading distributor of high-performance engineering thermoplastics, has established a Canadian distribution operation based in Toronto that offers products to processors and end users in Ontario and Quebec Read more

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TWI and London SBU launch PolyMERIC

TWI

A collaboration between TWI Ltd and London South Bank University (SBU) has resulted in the creation of a new world-class centre of excellence for polymer technology – named PolyMERIC Read more

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Perstorp’s non-phthalate PVC plasticizer, PevalenTM, obtains FDA approval for food contact applications.

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Perstorp has obtained FCN 001967 (Food Contact Notification) from the US FDA for the use of Pevalen as a plasticiser in PVC polymers for use in repeated‐use food contact articles. Read more

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CARBIOS welcomes new Scientific Advisory Board members

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CARBIOS, a bio-industrial solutions company with a mission to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers, has announced the appointment of two new Scientific Advisory Board members. Read more

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DuPont highlights collaboration success

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DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, a global business unit of the DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, is showcasing at Chinaplas 2019 its use of Regina e-F.A.S.T. material used in conveyors for high-speed, dry-running bottling operations. Read more

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Evonik’s TROGAMID passes Casio tests

Evonik

Due to its special combination of properties, TROGAMID CX from Evonik was the only high-performance plastic to pass the strict material tests set by Japanese technology company Casio. Read more

materials

+Restore additive exhibited 65% greater Izod impact strength than unmodified regrind

Riverdale Global

A new liquid additive reduces the polymer degradation that takes place during melt processing, substantially increasing physical property retention in regrind as compared with unmodified material. Read more

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Solvay highlights materials for battery packs and immersion cooling

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Solvay’s specialty polymers are replacing heavy, expensive metal components for safer, higher-density batteries. Read more

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LEHVOSS Group brings new brand, 125th anniversary celebration, and product news to Chinaplas

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‘We LuV it.’ is the new brand message of the Germany-based internationally operating LEHVOSS Group. On the occasion of the company’s 125th anniversary this year, LEHVOSS is putting more emphasis than ever on its passion and closeness to customers Read more

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  • Nouryon invests in Rotterdam metal alkyls plant

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    Nouryon invests in Rotterdam metal alkyls plant

  • Covestro TPU films gain OEKO-TEX certification

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    Covestro TPU films gain OEKO-TEX certification

  • Milestone reached for recycled plastic kerbs

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    Milestone reached for recycled plastic kerbs

  • Solvay spotlights sustainable mobility and resource efficiency at K 2019

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    Solvay spotlights sustainable mobility and resource efficiency at K 2019

  • Alaaddin Aydin, VP Maag Germany

    Maag

    Alaaddin Aydin, VP Maag Germany

    Alaaddin Aydin, VP Maag Germany

  • Paolo, Angelo and Maurizio Radici, shareholders - RadiciGroup

    RadiciGroup

    Paolo, Angelo and Maurizio Radici, shareholders - RadiciGroup

    Paolo, Angelo and Maurizio Radici, shareholders - RadiciGroup

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