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Mahad site, india

Nouryon

Nouryon Specialty Chemicals has completed a €4m expansion at Mahad, India, which will increase organic peroxides production capacity at the site by 80 per cent. Read more

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Evonik presents its solutions at the International Battery Show

Evonik

Cooling, low friction, electrically insulating, fast charging, secure data transfer—demands that already play a key role in electric vehicles and will continue to do so in the self-driving cars of the future. Read more

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Due to increasing global demand for high-performance polymers, Evonik is expanding its production of transparent polyamides of the TROGAMID CX brand at the Marl Chemical Park in Germany. Read more

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The all-day workshop will take place in the Wöllhaf Conference Centre of Cologne/Bonn Airport

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The international biopolymer expert group of the nova-Institute has extended invitations to join the nova session titled ‘Bio-based Building Blocks and Polymers – Markets, Trends and Innovations’ on April 30, 2019. Read more

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PEEK implant during treatment with the piezobrush PZ2

Relyon Plasma GmbH

At MedtecLIVE in Nuremberg, Germany, Relyon Plasma GmbH, based in Regensburg, will present new trends and developments in the field of atmospheric plasma applications in medical technology. Read more

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Butanox-branded peroxides are ued fro curing thermoset resins, coatings, and composite materials

Nouryon

Nouryon has begun production of Butanox, one of its methyl ethyl ketone peroxide (MEKP) product lines, at its site in Pasadena, Texas. Read more

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personal care markets

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Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) will expand its offering to customers in the personal care market with bio-based polymers through an exclusive global supply agreement with specialty polymers maker Itaconix. Read more

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Scinor Beijing Membrane Technology chose Solvay’s Solef PVDF to optimize its thermally induced phase separation (TIPS)

Scinor

Solvay has announced that Scinor Beijing Membrane Technology has chosen Solef PVDF to optimise its Thermally Infused Phase Separation (TIPS) membrane technology. Read more

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Covestro generated strong results in 2018 despite

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Covestro generated strong results in 2018 despite challenges throughout. Core volumes increased 1.6%, and group sales rose by 3.4% to €14.6bn. Read more

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Cologne, Germany

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With more than 60 participants already registered, the organisers of the 12th International Conference on Bio-based Materials expect a record number of participants at the Maturnushaus in Cologne, Germany, on 15 and 16 May 2019. Read more

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patent infringement lawsuit

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Solvay has announced on behalf of its wholly owned subsidiary, Cytec Industries Inc., and its Polymer Additives business unit, that it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Beijing IP Court against Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary Co. Ltd. Read more

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Plastic Production 1950-2017

nova-Institute

The new market and trend report ‘Bio-based Building Blocks and Polymers – Global Capacities, Production and Trends 2018-2023’ from the German nova-Institute shows capacities and production data for bio-based polymers. Read more

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the global construction polymer market is poised to expand vigorously at a CAGR of 6.5%.

Future Market Insights 2017

A new report by Future Market Insights (FMI) reveals that by the end of 2026, over $135m (~€118m) worth of construction polymers will be sold globally. Read more

industry

Technical knowledge-based compounder and recycler Luxus has appointed a new Business Development Manager to satisfy growing demand from the global automotive ‘A’ Class interior trim market for its high performance, environmentally positive polymers. Read more

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industrial cleaning

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Nouryon has launched a more sustainable, water- miscible defoamer, Ethylan TB345, that will help household and industrial cleaning formulators meet growing customer need for environmentally safe and cost-effective products Read more

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BASF has inaugurated a new, world-scale antioxidants manufacturing plant at its Caojing site in Shanghai

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BASF has inaugurated a new, world-scale antioxidants manufacturing plant at its Caojing site in Shanghai, China. Read more

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Hamburg, Germany

BIELGO

For more than six years, BIEGLO GmbH, a Hamburg-based distribution company specialising in high-performance polymers, has been importing PEEK raw materials from China. Read more

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The Basics of Plastics Extrusion

Davis-Standard

Davis-Standard will be offering its popular extrusion seminar ‘The Basics of Plastics Extrusion’ on 9-10 April 2019 at its headquarters in Pawcatuck, Connecticut, US. Read more

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The 3D printing market is expanding with double-figure growth rates

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Evonik has acquired Structured Polymers Inc., a US-based technology start-up for 3D printing materials headquartered in Austin, Texas. Read more

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Ampacet announces two new colour production lines

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Ampacet, a premier global provider of masterbatch and additive materials, services and solutions, announces the start-up of two new colour production lines and the expansion of its research and development and colour labs in Dudelange, Luxembourg. Read more

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  • Mahad site, india

    Nouryon

    Mahad site, india

    Mahad site, india

  • Evonik presents its solutions at the International Battery Show

    Evonik

    Evonik presents its solutions at the International Battery Show

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  • The all-day workshop will take place in the Wöllhaf Conference Centre of Cologne/Bonn Airport

    Markus Mainka / Shutterstock.com

    The all-day workshop will take place in the Wöllhaf Conference Centre of Cologne/Bonn Airport

    The workshop will take place in the Wöllhaf Conference Centre of Cologne/Bonn Airport

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    DowDuPont

  • PEEK implant during treatment with the piezobrush PZ2

    Relyon Plasma GmbH

    PEEK implant during treatment with the piezobrush PZ2

    PEEK implant during treatment with the piezobrush PZ2

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