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X-Swift

BASF

BASF, Longterm Concept, and Gu Guoyi have collaborated to develop X-Swift – a new athleisure shoe that fuses four BASF advanced material innovations with the latest footwear automation technology. Read more

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TPU elastomers demand remains concentrated in APEJ

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The global TPU elastomers market surpassed $2.5bn (~€2.2bn) in 2018 and a new study by Ireland-based market analysts Fact.MR anticipates revenue grow at 5.4% in 2019. Read more

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Covestro

Covestro has supplied its TPU plastic to the phone case accessories. Read more

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Covestro is bringing 3D printed industrial components to Fakuma, demonstrating its customised polymer materials for additive manufacturing for many sectors and applications. Read more

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New materials from Lubrizol, Estane TRX and BounCell-X, allow for innovative solutions for sports and recreation. Read more

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Chemical company, Huntsman has announced the launch of the AVALON AB DI range of thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) designed for the footwear industry. Read more

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A new report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global wearable electronics market for 2018-2022. Read more

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A range of Huntsman's widespread TPU compounds for athletic footwear energy return materials will take its highlight spot at FAKUMA. Read more

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Major Polymers helps PolyFlex Products pick abrasion resistant TPU for specialist dunnage – materials used to secure cargo. Read more

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New Avalon thermoplastic polyurethane provides alternative solution to rubber for footwear outsoles. Read more

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Huntsman's new TPU material for sports footwear will be unveiled on the first day of K2016. Read more

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Leading European distributor of speciality materials for the plastics industry VELOX will be presenting its performance-boosting materials innovations - including new TPUs - at K 2016. Read more

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Covestro is pushing the envelope for wearables with a material combination that fixes onto the skin like a patch, allowing for comfortable wear for extended periods. Read more

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BASF's Infinergy an Elastollan were selected to make an exciting new three-wheeled concept vehicle from Yamaha more comfortable and super-cool. Read more

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Day Two of the K 2016 Preview for media was Materials Day and the news came thick and fast for EPPM Editor Rose Brooke from Wacker, Huntsman, Lanxess and BASF. Read more

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Huntsman has expanded the possibilities for TPUs, which are currently innovating sports and leisure but have stacks of potential for the harsh environments of mining and supersized wheels. Read more

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The distributor and compounder of technical thermoplastics added Covestro’s TPU to its portfolio of healthcare products Read more

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Under Armour's 3D-printed sports shoe sold out shortly after its March 2016 launch and some credit for the breakthrough trainer must go to Lehmann&Voss&Co's tailor-made LUVOSINT TPU for laser sintering. Read more

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Internationally-renowned racquet sports brand and market-leader in padel bats Dunlop has teamed up with world-leading chemical champion BASF. Read more

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BASF has extended its portfolio of injection mouldable and extrudable Elastollan materials to include food contact applications. Read more

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  • X-Swift

    BASF

    X-Swift

    BASF introduces X-Swift, an athleisure shoe for the office and beyond

  • TPU elastomers demand remains concentrated in APEJ

    via Shutterstock

    TPU elastomers demand remains concentrated in APEJ

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