Polymer industry - news on Plastech

PlasticsEurope Polska panel

The XXIII International Fair of Plastics and Rubber Processing is also the venue for a press meeting followed with a panel debate. The meeting is open to the public.

R&P Polyplastic announces

On April 24, R&P Polyplastic held a conference to conclude the Q1 results. Company analysts recorded considerable increase of sales in volume growth.

Polyplastics’ new Duracon

Polyplastics Co., Ltd., a leading global supplier of engineering plastics, has announced the launch of a new polyoxymethylene (POM) grade, Duracon POM WW-09, which combines high strength with good creep and sliding properties.


OMV and Borealis extend their

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

Efficient packaging production

In mid-April, more than 80 attendees accepted their invitation to the 2019 ENGEL Packaging Day in Shanghai.

BASF Group increases sales

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

Frigel announces new subsidiary

Frigel has announced the opening of a new subsidiary, Frigel Eastern Europe Sp. Z o.o., in Poland as another important step for its global strategic growth.

Acknowledged as best supplier

Kongsberg Automotive, a global automotive supplier headquartered in Switzerland has presented the Supplier Platinum Award to Engel for its outstanding performance.

One mould with infinite possibilities

A single mold with infinite customization possibilities: that’s what you get with ITM, PET Engineering’s solution that makes clever use of inserts.

Material innovations for batteries

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

The beverage industry and

KHS tackles the challenges posed by sustainable packaging and already offers market-proven systems to this end.

Arburg at Plastpol 2019: Digitalised

This year's Plastpol, to be held from 28 to 31 May 2019 in Kielce, Poland, will focus on the "Road to Digitalisation", turnkey solutions and automation.

Ineos Styrolution to build

Ineos Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, announces today that it is planning to set up a new production site for its successful composite StyLight.

Elix Polymers appoints new

Elix Polymers Board of Directors has appointed David Castañeda as CEO and Board Member for Elix Polymers SL (“Elix”) effective from 8th April 2019. He succeeds Wolfgang Doering, who stepped down at the end of March.

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.

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