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Masterbatches for a sustainable future

Masterbatches for a sustainable future

AF-Color has used the past few months intensively to further develop its existing portfolio and to finalise new products. A particular focus was on masterbatches for future-oriented and sustainable applications.

Ampacet debuts sun-kissed color pathways of Smoothies Collection

Ampacet debuts sun-kissed color pathways of Smoothies Collection

Ampacet introduces the Smoothies Collection, masterbatches reflecting the natural components of six fruit mixtures in robust color pathways that have recently dominated fashion runways. The underlying messages of health and escapism permeate the collection.

Pröll GmbH at Fakuma 2021

Pröll GmbH at Fakuma 2021

Proell's core business lies in the development of custom-made chemical products for coating/decorating plastics and other materials, as well as innovative ink systems for IMD/FIM technology, and screen and pad printing inks.

Feddersen Group at Fakuma 2021

Feddersen Group at Fakuma 2021

After one year without trade fairs, the companies of the Feddersen Group are finally looking forward to meeting their business partners in person again at Fakuma 2021. They will be coming up with a whole bouquet of new products and services to provide ideas and inspiration for new, future-oriented and sustainable applications.

Steen Jensen appointed as General Manager of Biesterfeld Nordic AB

Steen Jensen appointed as General Manager of Biesterfeld Nordic AB

Plastics and additives distributor Biesterfeld Plastic has appointed Steen Jensen as the new General Manager of Scandinavian subsidiary Biesterfeld Nordic AB. In September 2021 Steen Jensen will succeed Eric Lundén, who is moving on from the company after six successful years.

Ampacet introduces nucleating agent

Ampacet introduces nucleating agent

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, has introduced Nucleant PP 4000389-E, a nucleating additive designed to improve polypropylene mechanical properties and stiffness.

Clariant divests its Pigments business

Clariant divests its Pigments business

Clariant, a focused, sustainable and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced that it has reached definitive agreements for the divestment of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”).

Addiplast acquires a colouring unit from Toyo Ink

Addiplast acquires a colouring unit from Toyo Ink

The specialist in technical polymers for the plastics industry, based in Haute-Loire, close to Lyon, in France, is taking over the business of the Japanese company Toyo Ink Europe Speciality Chemicals, located in the Oise region.