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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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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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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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The parts include Ford Mustang GT500 electric parking brake brackets

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Leading Silicon Valley-based digital manufacturing company Carbon has presented the first digitally manufactured polymer parts in production for the UK’s Ford Motor Company. Read more

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Nouryon and Itaconix sign bio-based polymers deal

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Nouryon (formerly AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals) will expand its offering to customers in the detergents market through a supply agreement with bio-based polymers maker Itaconix. Read more

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Sun European Partners, LLP has announced that an affiliate has completed the sale of its investment in ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of ABS resins and derivatives in Europe, to Sinochem International for €195m. Read more

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FRX Polymers Inc., a global leader in polymeric halogen-free flame-retardant (FR) solutions, has announced the availability of its Nofia phosphonates for use in the production of low volatile organic compound (VOC) polyurethane foam for automotive in Read more

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Graft Polymer Ltd, a leading modified polymer company has launched a range of cutting-edge, environmentally friendly and versatile products for applications in the automotive, medical, aerospace, domestic, construction and 3D markets. Read more

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The sustainability agenda is knocking on everybody’s door in plastics, but what are leaders in additive supply concentrating on to support the circular economy? We caught up with Addivant to find out. Read more

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LyondellBasell talk partnership, Advanced Polymer Solutions and the circular economy with EPPM after announcing the completion of the A. Schulman acquisition. Read more

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Colour Tone has been granted a new patent for formulation improvements made to the market’s only PVCu polymer specific colouring system, Vynacol. Read more

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Luxus is showcasing its high-performance polymer range at PDM 2018. Read more

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  • Intertek is the approved external laboratory partner to Volvo Cars.

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    Intertek is the approved external laboratory partner to Volvo Cars.

    Intertek is the approved external laboratory partner to Volvo Cars.

  • Plastic Production 1950-2017

    nova-Institute

    Plastic Production 1950-2017

  • PVC) polymers have extended their demand in the construction industry.

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    PVC) polymers have extended their demand in the construction industry.

    PVC polymers have extended their demand in the construction industry.

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

    Future Market Insights 2017

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

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

  • Alistair Barber

    Alistair Barber

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    industrial cleaning

    Butcher cleaning the floor at meat factory

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