Footwear, and especially sports shoes and casual shoes, is a growing global business.
The thermoplastic elastomer compound from Kraiburg TPE provides the flexibility, light weight and full articulation characteristics of the modular system that lends itself to a myriad of shock and vibration absorbing applications, from sportswear and personal protection equipment to healthcare and other demanding industries.
Textile finishing innovator Devan Chemicals presents its further findings on their Moov&Cool 'cool comfort' technology for the apparel/sportswear market. The patented polymer technology was first introduced on Performance Days in April earlier this year.
Dunlop and BASF unleash the performance within tennis rackets with Infinergy - the world's first E-TPU that sets the standards in cushioning, rebound and performance.
Huntsman Polyurethanes today announced the launch of Daltoped AquaPUR technology - an innovative, fully water-blown polyether soling solution providing excellent flow and surface definition for better looking, better feeling shoe soles.
Arlanxeo, a leading global manufacturer of synthetic elastomers, will present its high-performance rubbers for exciting applications in sports and leisure at DKT 2018
Schwalbe's new Evo Tube uses thermoplastic polyurethane from BASF.
Paraglider harness incorporates ultra-strong sandwich composite with honeycomb core.