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Plastics - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Plastics

   

Summary after K 2010

Summary after K 2010 Optimism after K 2010: strong impulses for further growth of the plastics and rubber industries: exceptionally strong willingness to invest among the over 220,000 trade visitors.

New clarifying agent from Milliken saves energy too, tests with Arburg

New clarifying agent from Milliken saves energy too, tests with Arburg Processors using Millad NX8000 clarifying agent can reduce temperatures, cut cycle times.

BASF reveals strategy for styrenics divestment

BASF reveals strategy for styrenics divestment German chemicals producer BASF is establishing a new business unit – Styrolution – that will integrate the bulk of its styrenics operations, which have been under review since 2007.

Vectra T. launched by Ticona

Vectra T. launched by Ticona Ticona launches Vectra T. rex Liquid Crystal Polymer - first LCP Designed for extrusion and thermoforming.

Energy efficiency and resource conservation at K 2010

Energy efficiency and resource conservation at K 2010 Energy efficiency and resource conservation wil be the central themes of the special review at K 2010. The event will be held in Düsseldorf from 27 October to 3 November. Every three years K is the biggest worldwide trade fair for the plastics industry.

SABIC Innovative Plastics boosts Ultem resin capacity by 35%

SABIC Innovative Plastics boosts Ultem resin capacity by 35% Launching a new chapter in the history of one of its most renowned materials, SABIC Innovative Plastics hast cut the ribbon at its new Ultem polyetherimide (PEI) resin production facility in Cartagena.

3B-the fibreglass company - a high-gloss reinforced Polyamide from Lati

3B-the fibreglass company - a high-gloss reinforced Polyamide from Lati 3B-the fibreglass company with Lati, one of the most important EU compounders, have deliver a breakthrough in engineering thermoplastics for high aesthetic structural components.

Borealis launched BorLite

Borealis launched BorLite Borealis, the Austria-based provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, has launched its BorLite linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) range claiming to give flexible packaging converters a unique opportunity to gain a further competitive edge in efficiency, environmental and product performance.

MSV 2010 in Brno, Slovakia

MSV 2010 in Brno, Slovakia For the third time in Brno, the »b2fair« entrepreneur’s match making event will be staged on the occasion of the 52nd International Engineering Fair MSV, i.e. September 14th and 15th, 2010.

Before the trade fair K 2010 in Düsseldorf

Before the trade fair K 2010 in Düsseldorf Preview K 2010 - Statement by Werner Matthias Dornscheidt, President and CEO, Messe Düsseldorf GmbH. K 2010 will be held from 27 October to 3 November 2010. This trade fair is the biggest worldwide event for plastics industry.