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Synthos unveils its plan to invest in South America

Synthos unveils its plan to invest in South America Polish company is planning to build a neodymium polybutadiene rubber plant in Brazil.

SABIC and Synthos satisfied with a partnership

SABIC and Synthos satisfied with a partnership A three-year long cooperation brings significant advantages for both companies.

Lanxess: Behind us lies a challenging year

Lanxess: Behind us lies a challenging year Group full-year 2013 sales fall by nine percent to EUR 8.3 billion. Net loss of EUR 159 million impacted by impairment charges.

New S-SBR plant in Singapore

New S-SBR plant in Singapore Sumitomo Chemical carried out an opening ceremony for a new solution styrene-butadiene rubber (S-SBR) manufacturing plant constructed in Singapore.

Styron increases its SSBR production capacity

Styron increases its SSBR production capacity The company reached an agreement with material supplier JSR to acquire its current production capacity rights in Schkopau.

Ineos has expanded ENB plant

Ineos has expanded ENB plant The expansion of Ethylidene Norbornene (ENB) plant in Antwerp makes it the largest single ENB plant in the world.

Lanxess increases prices for rubber chemicals

Lanxess increases prices for rubber chemicals The price increases will impact all product lines and will range from 0.05 Euro/kg to 0.30 Euro/kg.

Wacker intensifies collaboration with Silspek Rubber

Wacker intensifies collaboration with Silspek Rubber The group is entitling the Polish silicone compounder to market ready-to-use silicone rubber compounds based on Wacker raw materials.

Lanxess increases prices for NBR

Lanxess increases prices for NBR Specialty chemicals group increased prices for nitrile-butadiene rubber by 100 euro per tone.

Solutions for the Automated Process Chain in Elastomer Engineering

Solutions for the Automated Process Chain in Elastomer Engineering Six partner companies from Austria and Italy display a “transalpine” process chain for elastomer sealing parts at K 2013 under the name “Carousel”.