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Katsevman: “Localization is the main driver of the Russian market”

During the business agenda of the Compounding World Exhibition in Essen Head of Research and Development of R&P Polyplastic Mikhail Katsevman presented a detailed report on the Russian market of polymer compound materials.

Best-practice ZSK extruder for quick ROI when compounding engineering plastics

Coperion is now offering an extremely cost-efficient high-performance twin screw extruder in best-practice design that is optimized for compounding engineering plastics: the ZSK 58 Mc18 world proven.

Route to smart compounding plants with the Coperion Production Control Center CPCC

With its Coperion Production Control Center (CPCC), Coperion offers compounders a clever solution for the control of compounding systems. The CPCC incorporates all the essential functions of a manufacturing execution system (MES).


Velox at Compounding World Expo 2018

Velox GmbH, one of Europe’s leading solutions providers of raw material specialities for the plastics, composites and additives industries, will be showcasing at the Compounding World Expo 2018 in Essen, Germany on 27th to 28th June 2018.

Sabic introduces new Thermocomp HMD-D compounds

Sabic is introducing its next-generation Thermocomp HMD-D compounds to the Americas and Europe at NPE 2018.

Polykemi invests in the future

The multinational Swedish manufacturer of plastics compounds, Polykemi AB, had yet another successful year with increased growth in 2017.

Clariant to increase prices for masterbatch and compound products

Clariant to increase prices for masterbatch and compound products containing titanium dioxide, polymers, carbon black, pigments, dyes and additives.

LANXESS expands global production network for high-tech plastics

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS is strengthening its presence in the growth market China.

 K celebrates its 65th anniversary

On 11. October 1952, 65 years ago to the day, Messe Düsseldorf opened the first K – the trade fair for the plastics and rubber industry.

COMPOSITES EUROPE 2017: Excellent forecasts for the construction industry

The building and construction industry represents the most important growth market for fibre reinforced plastics. According to the “9th Composites Market Survey” no other application sector has experienced such a dynamic development. From 19 to 21 September 2017, COMPOSITES EUROPE 2017 will reflect this trend, dedicating an entire trade fair day to building and construction in the composites world.

New materials and consistent customer orientation

Kraiburg TPE at Fakuma 2017: Hall B5, Booth 5303

Polykemi launches SCANREX - a new family of high performing compounds

It is time for the next step in the development of the Polykemi product range. The company now launches a new family of high performing plastic compounds called SCANREX.

New electrically conductive compounds and concentrates at the K 2016

Biesterfeld will showcase Cabot Corporation's newly launched CABELEC compounds and concentrates at K 2016.

TER Plastics establishes sales subsidiary for the CEE region

TER Plastics Polymer Group announces the foundation of a new sales subsidiary for the entire CEE region.

Flexible PVC compounds for automotive water-drainage tubing

Teknor Apex Company has optimized a series of flexible PVC compounds used successfully in the U.S. for automotive drain tubing.