Teknor Apex has announced it is building a 15,000 m sq European 'Hub of Innovation' compounding and research and development facility. more

17 Aug 2017 10:14 FAKUMA 2017

KRAIBURG TPE is responding to trends in the packaging industry with a broad spectrum of materials and services. Simmone Hammerl reports on the many advantages of TPEs in product packaging. more

14 Jun 2017 10:00 materials

The Kraiburg TPE Thermoplast K portfolio represents the benefits of TPEs in packaging. more

5 Jun 2017 17:03 industry


Kraiburg TPE

KRAIBURG TPE is taking on Sweden in a two-pronged attack. The manufacturer of TPEs has just recently opened a sales office in Sweden while it will be exhibiting at the upcoming Nordic plastics fair Plastteknik. more

20 Apr 2017 14:59 materials

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Successful certification of Medalist elastomers will allow US firm Teknor Apex to supply East Asia. more

14 Feb 2017 14:58 materials

HEXPOL TPE is extending its North American reach, installing TPE production and product development facilities at its RheTech Colors plant in Ohio. more

14 Dec 2016 11:00 materials

PolyOne's OnFlex LO TPEs have received a 2016 China Industry Development and Innovation Award from the country's respected Automobile & Parts magazine. more

12 Dec 2016 14:31 materials

HEXPOL TPE knows it could always be easier being green which is why it has added new compounds to its Dryflex Green family of biobased TPEs. more

7 Dec 2016 16:37 materials

Celanese Corporation has announced it is set to acquire of the world's largest independent thermoplastic compounders, SO.F.TER. Group. more

21 Oct 2016 15:41 industry

HEXPOL TPE has its finger on the wearables pulse, bringing its newest materials innovations for this exciting corner of the electronics marketplace to K 2016. more

7 Sep 2016 16:15 industry

KRAIBURG TPE will use K 2016 to present its new and expanded products, as well as new applications in the automotive, industrial, consumer and medical sectors. more

3 Aug 2016 09:57 industry

PolyOne's GLS Versaflex TPE and non-toxic OnColor colourants have been used in a portable, folding tub for babies - a new product from Karibu Baby in Hong Kong. more

20 Jul 2016 15:28 materials

ELASTO Sweden has had some fun looking back on its 40 years of leading in the field of TPEs, taking its customers on a journey 'from mudflaps to medical'. more

19 Jul 2016 12:31 materials

Leading materials sciences champion Covestro has signed a cooperation agreement on a high-performance and durable subsea cable project for the China Offshore Wind Farm (OWF) market. more

1 Jul 2016 08:30 materials


DSM Engineering Plastics: DSMPR479

DSM has introduced a new family of high performance polyamide 4T materials, partially produced from renewable resources, called ForTii Eco. more

20 Apr 2016 16:07 materials


DSM Engineering Plastics: DSMPR477

Global materials science giant DSM has put the finishing touch on the new Galaxy Gear S2 smartwatch from Samsung with its Arnitel TPE. more

31 Mar 2016 11:13 materials

PolyOne has revealed a new advanced polymer solutions and services scheme to support manufacturing innovation and efficiency in Europe. more

17 Mar 2016 11:24 materials



PolyOne is contributing to the battle to keep healthcare-associated infections at bay with its new medical-grade GLS TPEs. more

15 Feb 2016 16:53 materials

PolyOne has taken its strategy to expand its global TPE footprint by acquiring certain technologies and assets from Kraton Performance Polymers. more

5 Feb 2016 15:28 materials

A special grade of Dryflex TPE from ELASTO UK has been chosen to give superior non-slip grip to Polyco's award-winning Grip It MAX gloves. more

28 Jan 2016 12:21 materials

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