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Engel at Chinaplas 2015

Engel at Chinaplas 2015
In Guangzhou Engel will present four applications for the automotive, teletronics, medical and packaging industries.
2015-03-05

Adaptive Process Control system

Adaptive Process Control system
Kunststofftechnik Weißenburg uses KraussMaffei technology for large automotive components made of recycled material.
2015-03-04

BASF increases earnings in full year 2014

BASF increases earnings in full year 2014
We increased earnings, despite the disappointing economic development in Europe - said dr Kurt Bock.
2015-02-27

Freeformer at the Elmia Polymer 2015

Freeformer at the Elmia Polymer 2015
At the Elmia Polymer 2015 in Sweden Arburg will present the entire spectrum of plastic parts production.
2015-02-26

BASF shows latest innovations at JEC 2015

BASF shows latest innovations at JEC 2015
BASF will be participating in the "JEC Composites Show", which runs from March 10 to 12, 2015 in Paris.
2015-03-05

Natural fibre LFT for lightweighting

Natural fibre LFT for lightweighting
NetComposites has developed injection mouldable long fibre thermoplastic (LFT) Flax/PP and Jute/PP pellets.
2015-03-04

Stagnant growth in 2014 for EU chemicals sector

Stagnant growth in 2014 for EU chemicals sector
European chemical output edged ahead just 0.3 per cent in 2014 on a year-on-year basis, according to the latest Cefic Chemicals Trends Report.
2015-03-03

Struktol unveils new line of additives

Struktol unveils new line of additives
The company developed a new line of additives for highly-filled and flame-retardant plastics.
2015-03-03

BASF launches new binder for automotive composites

BASF launches new binder for automotive composites
Low-emission Acrodur Power 2750 X helps produce cost-efficient lightweight composites with integrated functions and a higher share of natural fibers.
2015-03-03

New silicone elastomer gels for the cosmetics industry

New silicone elastomer gels for the cosmetics industry
At in-cosmetics 2015 Wacker will present new silicone elastomer gels for the cosmetics industry.
2015-03-02

Styrolution illustrates the possibilities of styrenics

Styrolution illustrates the possibilities of styrenics
Styrolution will highlight the "Versatility. Performance. Endless Possibilities" of styrenics at NPE 2015, March 23-27 in Orlando, Florida.
2015-03-02

BioBuild Project wins JEC Innovation Award 2015

BioBuild Project wins JEC Innovation Award 2015
The Biobuild Project has won a JEC Innovation award for its Biocomposite Façade System.
2015-02-26

"Energy Bag" Pilot Program for plastic waste

Dow co-sponsored the program which demonstrated, that plastics that are not easily recyclable can be converted into synthetic crude oil for fuel.
2015-02-23

Yara and BASF to build ammonia plant in USA

 Yara and BASF to build ammonia plant in USA
Yara International and BASF Group have agreed to build a world scale ammonia plant at BASF's site in Freeport, Texas.
2015-02-23

Clariant releases ColorForward Interiors 2016

Clariant releases ColorForward Interiors 2016
Clariant has released ColorForward Interiors 2016, the third annual trend and color forecasting guide for the fiber and textile market.
2015-02-20