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Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2

BASF

BASF’s plastic additives package is helping to protect the roof at Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2 with TPO sheets produced by Wonpoong Corporation, South Korea. Read more

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Due to their favourable property profile, polycarbonate blends are well suited for manufacturing modules, housing parts, cell holders and crash absorbers (as can be seen in this picture) for electric car batteries.

Covestro

The core element of future mobility concepts is a powerful lithium-ion battery, which will be part of the powertrain but should also enable new forms of connectivity and autonomous driving. Read more

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Safic-Alcan develops and provides wide ranges of polymers, materials and additives for the rubber, coatings, adhesives, thermoplastics and polyurethane industries

Safic-Alcan

Safic-Alcan Polska, subsidiary of the Safic-Alcan Group, the independent specialty chemicals distributor, is proud to announce that it has successfully achieved ISO 9001-2015 Certification in Quality Management Systems from LL-C. Read more

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2019 KRAIBURG TPE

Kraiburg TPE has demonstrated its expertise in custom-engineered TPE by providing a compound tailored to the precise balance of hardness and flexibility for a durable dog toy in combination with superior adhesion to nylon and colourability. Read more

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in lithium-ion batteries and components

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LANXESS will have its own stand at the Battery Show Europe in Stuttgart, Germany (7-9 May), for the first time. Read more

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Borealis Daplen™ EE058AI grade used in parts of the new ŠKODA SCALA offers weight savings without compromising performance

ŠKODA Auto

Borealis and Borouge have announced that the new compounding plant of Borealis in Taylorsville, North Carolina, US, has come on stream during Q1 2019 as planned, with the inauguration of the facility scheduled for 16 May 2019. Read more

AZL with project partners (l-r): Dr Günther Derra (Philips Photonics), Dr. Michael Emonts (AZL), Javier Acosta (Fagor Arrasate), Christos Karatzias (Mitsui Chemicals)

Emonts

The JEC Award 2019 went to AZL for the development of the new Ultra-Fast Consolidator Machine system, a result of an 18-month AZL Joint Partner Project conducted in 2017-18 by the research partners AZL Aachen and Fraunhofer IPT Aachen. Read more

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LANXESS supports customers worldwide in all phases of plastic component development with its tailored HiAnt services. These include, for example, tensile tests to determine material data

LANXESS AG

‘High-Tech Thermoplastics for Future Mobility’ is the slogan under which the High Performance Materials (HPM) business unit of LANXESS will be showcasing at the VDI Congress ‘Plastics in Automotive Engineering’ in Mannheim, Germany. Read more

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Pennsylvania State Senator Gene Yaw (right) at the end of pipe production line at the ADS plant with manager Dave Watkins

ADS Inc.

Pennsylvania State Senator Gene Yaw visited the Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (ADS) manufacturing plant to gain first-hand experience of how large diameter thermoplastic pipe is made, and to discuss with ADS executives fair and open competition. Read more

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Carmen Michels, MD

FKuR

As part of the current discussions regarding the ecological sense and consequences of the use of plastics, bio-based as well as biodegradable plastics are taking on an as yet unidentified special status. Read more

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The project team for the successful integration of APC plus into large-scale thermoset production

KraussMaffei

Granular thermosets are a challenge in processing but the ideal material for components that must remain dimensionally stable under demanding conditions in the long term. Read more

machinery

Ultra-Fast Consolidator Machine System at AZL, Aachen (Germany)

AZL

AZL will introduce its latest machine system development during JEC World in Paris. The Ultra-Fast Consolidator Machine – one of three finalists for the JEC AWARD 2019 in the Industry and Equipment category – will be set up and showcased at the AZL. Read more

machinery

At JEC World 2019 Covestro will present continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP). They can be reinforced with carbon (left) or glass fibers and lend parts made thereof low weight yet high strength.

Covestro

Covestro has been committed to developing material solutions for composites for several years and is now a leading provider. At JEC World 2019 from 12-14 March in Paris, Covestro will present itself as a solution provider for various industries Read more

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EconCore’s ThermHex core materials for composites

2018 EconCore, ECNPR006

EconCore, a leader in thermoplastic honeycomb core production technology, will be exhibiting at JEC World 2019 in Paris from 12-14 March. Read more

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Simac, the international machinery and technology exhibition for shoes, is being held in Milan, Italy, with BASF presenting the latest material developments with Ultrasim computer simulation for manufacturing optimised shanks for shoes. Read more

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Novares has announced the acquisition of US company Miniature Precision Components (MPC), a leading automotive sector thermoplastic company producing highly engineered plastic components and integrated modules for vehicle powertrains. Read more

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Teijin to supply Tenax carbon fibre thermoplastic for Boeing

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Teijin Limited’s Tenax carbon fibre and carbon fibre thermoplastic unidirectional pre-impregnated tape (Tenax TPUD) have been registered in Boeing’s qualified products list as an intermediate advanced composite material for primary structural parts. Read more

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Chem-Trend enhances Europe R&D capabilities

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Chem-Trend, a market leader in the development, manufacturing, and marketing of high-performance release agents, purging compounds and other process chemical specialties has opened an advanced research and development laboratory space in Germany Read more

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Teijin extends carbon fibre contract

Business Wire

Teijin Limited has announced that it has been awarded a contract to supply its Tenax carbon fibre material to Bombardier Aerostructures and Engineering Services until 2025. Read more

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Effective 1st March 2019, Albis Plastic will exclusively distribute Eastman Chemical’s copolyester product portfolio in France and Poland. Read more

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  • Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2

    BASF

    Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2

    Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2

  • Due to their favourable property profile, polycarbonate blends are well suited for manufacturing modules, housing parts, cell holders and crash absorbers (as can be seen in this picture) for electric car batteries.

    Covestro

    Due to their favourable property profile, polycarbonate blends are well suited for manufacturing modules, housing parts, cell holders and crash absorbers (as can be seen in this picture) for electric car batteries.

    Due to their favourable property profile, polycarbonate blends are well suited for manufacturing modules, housing parts, cell holders and crash absorbers (as can be seen in this picture) for electric car batteries.

  • Safic-Alcan develops and provides wide ranges of polymers, materials and additives for the rubber, coatings, adhesives, thermoplastics and polyurethane industries

    Safic-Alcan

    Safic-Alcan develops and provides wide ranges of polymers, materials and additives for the rubber, coatings, adhesives, thermoplastics and polyurethane industries

    Safic-Alcan develops and provides wide ranges of polymers, materials and additives for the rubber, coatings, adhesives, thermoplastics and polyurethane industries

  • in lithium-ion batteries and components

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    in lithium-ion batteries and components

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  • LANXESS supports customers worldwide in all phases of plastic component development with its tailored HiAnt services. These include, for example, tensile tests to determine material data

    LANXESS AG

    LANXESS supports customers worldwide in all phases of plastic component development with its tailored HiAnt services. These include, for example, tensile tests to determine material data

    LANXESS supports customers worldwide in all phases of plastic component development with its tailored HiAnt services. These include, for example, tensile tests to determine material data

  • Pennsylvania State Senator Gene Yaw (right) at the end of pipe production line at the ADS plant with manager Dave Watkins

    ADS Inc.

    Pennsylvania State Senator Gene Yaw (right) at the end of pipe production line at the ADS plant with manager Dave Watkins

    Pennsylvania State Senator Gene Yaw (right) at the end of pipe production line at the ADS plant with manager Dave Watkins

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