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Chinaplas 2019: Albis presents

Albis Plastic GmbH, one of the world's leading distributors and compounders of technical thermoplastics and thermoplastic elastomers, presents its portfolio of high-performance plastics, compound solutions and master batches at Chinaplas 2019 in Guangzhou, China.

4 Boy machines at the Plastpol

Four Boy injection moulding machines are going to impress visitors at the Plastpol Plastics Fair in Kielce / Poland from 28th to 31st May.

KraussMaffei offers APC plus

KraussMaffei has further advanced the proven APC plus (APC = Adaptive Process Control) machine function and also offers it for thermosets.


KraussMaffei: From idea to

From idea to series production-ready fiber composite solutions: At JEC World held from March 12 to 14 in Paris, KraussMaffei is highlighting its leading system expertise in developing and implementing series production-ready processes for fiber-reinforced lightweight construction.

Ineos Styrolution introduces

Ineos Styrolution’s new Styroflex 4G80 is specifically designed for medical tubing applications.

Albis distributes new halogen-free

Albis Plastic GmbH expands its TPE-Portfolio with flame retardant Styrene-based thermoPlastic Elastomers (TPS) of the brand Solplast from Uteksol.

Kraiburg TPE achieves new

The addition of a new production line in the Malaysia plant emphasizes Kraiburg TPE’s commitment to providing customers with the best quality, satisfaction and value.

Covestro further strengthening

Covestro becomes majority stakeholder in DIC Covestro Polymer joint venture in Japan. Covestro raises stake from 50% to 80%, the partnership with DIC Corporation continues. The Acquisition is a part of Covestro's global growth strategy.

Breathable body protectors

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.

Albis distributes new halogen-free

Albis Plastic GmbH expands its TPE-Portfolio with flame retardant Styrene-based thermoPlastic Elastomers (TPS) of the brand Solplast from Uteksol. The halogen-free TPS compounds achieve V0 classification of the UL94 test at 2 mm thickness.

Kraiburg TPE expands TPE portfolio

At Fakuma, Kraiburg TPE will presented a new thermoplastic elastomers series especially developed for decorated surfaces that appeal to the touch and for functional parts inside motor vehicles’ cabins.

Elix Polymers highlighted

Materials supplier Elix Polymers presented innovations from the new product portfolio at Fakuma 2018.

Albis Plastic receives sustainability

Albis Plastic GmbH has been certified in line with current Europe-wide Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) standards.

Thermoplastic Tapes in Injection

How do thermoplastic tapes reduce costs and increase performance of injection molded parts? The AZL and the IKV are jointly developing scenarios with companies on how thermoplastic tapes can be increasingly used in the production of injection molded parts.

PolyOne shock-absorbing TPEs

Independent testing proves PolyOne shock-absorbing TPEs protect phone cases from impact better than TPUs

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