Chemical industry - news on Plastech

Lanxess achieved stable growth

Specialty chemicals company Lanxess has made a solid start to the new fiscal year despite the weakening economy.

BASF is introducing X-Swift

Introducing X-Swift: Swiftly shaping the athleisure shoe market with material innovations and the latest footwear technology

Southeast Asia: a wild card

The Asian region is buckling down on major trends and issues to achieve a future “perfect” economic growth, which will have a ripple effect on the plastics industry.


BASF plastic additives protect

BASF’s plastic additives package is helping to protect the roof at Incheon Airport’s Terminal 2, with thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) sheets produced by Wonpoong Corporation in South Korea under the brand name SuperGuardTM.

BASF signs exclusive contract

BASF signs exclusive contract with Lactips to market bio-based and biodegradable films for home care as well as industrial and institutional cleaning applications

Lanxess to deploy artificial

Partnership with materials AI leader Citrine Informatics.

OMV and Borealis extend their

OMV and Borealis are exploring synergies in order to establish a circular economy.

Plastic Jewels - colour creations

Plastic Jewels is the name of the new series of beautiful polymer colours, developed and realized by Gabriel-Chemie and styled with Colors & Effects Pigments from BASF.

BASF Group increases sales

In the first quarter of 2019, BASF Group sales rose by 3% year on year to €16.2 billion.

Safic-Alcan Polska achieves

Safic-Alcan Polska, subsidiary of the Safic-Alcan Group, the independent specialty chemicals distributor, is proud to announce that it has successfully achieved ISO 9001-2015 Certification in Quality Management Systems from LL-C.

Material innovations for batteries

Lanxess offering products and solutions along the value chain of lithium-ion batteries.

New friction modifier from

Lanxess launches lubricant additive for passenger car and high-performance engine oils.

Successfully proven brine

Cologne - a leading producer of chlor-alkali products on the Indian market benefits from the improved efficiency of his chlor-alkali electrolysis by applying the new Lewatit MDS TP 208 as ion exchange resin from Lanxess.

DSM launched a new, bio-based

DSM introduces ultimate self-matting bio-based solution for flooring

140 technologies to debut

Very soon Chinaplas 2019 will open its door in Guangzhou, China, for international exhibitors and visitors.

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