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Improved time-to-market for

Baumüller Austria presents intelligent drive and automation solutions at Smart Automation 2019 in Linz, Austria

Ampacet Safari White PET masterbatch

Ampacet has introduced Safari White PET masterbatch 7100177-E, designed to protect packaged dairy products from photodegradation by imparting a high level of opacity while dramatically reducing mineral loading.

Cost-effective alternatives

Lanxess is expanding the new polyamide 6 Durethan P product range with the addition of two highly reinforced material variants that can be used, among other things, as an economical alternative to polyamide 66 materials.


BASF opens innovative research

BASF today officially opened a pioneering research center at the heart of the Verbund site in Ludwigshafen, close to the famous Ammonia Lab.

Heading for the future with

The Arburg Technology Days have been around for 20 years now. Between 13 and 16 March 2019, more than 6,000 visitors from 54 countries joined the event.

Digitization and ideas for

Industry pioneers such as Lorenz Adalbert Enzinger and Theo Seitz bear witness to the long tradition research and development enjoys at KHS.

Achieving flame-retardant

Lanxess offers alternatives to polyamide 66 compounds containing red phosphorus.

Flexible bipolar polymer plates

The Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety and Energy Technology is currently developing a new type of bipolar plate which is flexible and extremely thin and which allows bipolar batteries to be cost-effectively manufactured.

The new Moretto website is

Presentation of the new website moretto.com, now online and usable on all types of devices.

Innovations for a climate-friendly

BASF pursuing ambitious Carbon Management program, with R&D activities opening up new possibilities

Paint the future - the AkzoNobel

The first edition of Paint the Future - the AkzoNobel startup challenge is now open.

Ampacet innovative solutions

Ampacet LAMSLIP 754 is a specialty Masterbatch solution designed to provide outstanding and consistent slip properties to laminated film structures for trouble-free converting and packing operations.

ExxonMobil introduces new

ExxonMobil will display a new Exceed XP performance polymers grade for high-performance coextrusion films, and recycle opportunities using Vistamaxx performance polymers at Arabplast 2019.

If one is not enough ... DUO!

When the production of blow moulded industrial items is high, is it better to choose more single-cavity machines (doubling the cost of investment, the floor space and energy consumption) or a multi-cavity machine, which minimizes all these costs, but makes production less flexible?

Arlanxeo's Keltan KSA opens

In 2018 Arlanxeo signed an agreement with Saudi Aramco to market and sell its share of Ethylene Propylene Diene rubbers (EPDM) produced in its Petro Rabigh joint-venture plant. Today, Arlanxeo launches its Keltan KSA Self-Service platform to serve its customers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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