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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.

Albis presents new solutions for LED light applications

Albis Plastic GmbH presents its line of plastic compounds for the lighting industry at the Light + Building 2016 in Frankfurt am Main.

Ford reduces weight with Styrolution's Luran S

Ford Mustang reduces weight, improves high-speed handling thanks to a unique one-piece fog-lamp bezel using Styrolution’s Luran S.

Borealis and Biesterfeld cooperate on Brazilian market

Borealis and Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH announced a cooperation agreement for joint efforts in Brazil.

Albis is focusing on future trends in ongoing internationalization

Albis Plastic GmbH will be presenting again in 2015 at the Fakuma in Friedrichshafen.

Reduction Engineering-Scheer at the Fakuma 2015

The German specialist in the development and manufacturing of strand pelletizing is presenting itself newly all around on this year's Fakuma exhibition.