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UV-stable, high-flow TPVs for automotive parts

Low-fogging Sarlink 6700 series compounds from Teknor Apex provide consumer appeal in auto interiors and can also be used in custom color-matched exterior parts.

Arlanxeo opens new Keltan Quality Control Laboratory

Arlanxeo has opened a state-of-the-art Manufacturing Quality Control Laboratory at the Chemelot site in Geleen, The Netherlands.

Hexpol TPE announce expansion in North America

Hexpol TPE has announced further expansion to their global capabilities with the start-up of TPE production and product development in North America.

At K 2016 Arlanxeo shows exceptional solutions that enhance our lives

The company highlights how its wide range of High Performance Elastomers can be found everywhere during K 2016.

Albis adds new healthcare product to its portfolio

Albis Plastic adds Texin RxT TPU from Covestro to its healthcare product portfolio.

PolyOne acquires certain TPE assets from Kraton

PolyOne Corporation announced it has acquired certain technologies and assets from Kraton Performance Polymers, Inc.

Hexpol TPE presents its solutions at Plastpol 2015

Hexpol TPE will be exhibiting for the first time at this year’s Plastpol exhibition.

New silicone elastomer gels for the cosmetics industry

At in-cosmetics 2015 Wacker will present new silicone elastomer gels for the cosmetics industry.

Elasto at Pharmapack 2015

In Paris Elasto will present the latest developments in their Mediprene range of thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) for medical applications.

Thermoplastic elastomer helps keep marine devices afloat

DuPont Performance Polymers and Ireland-based Technology from Ideas (TFI) developed a new way to allow moored devices to move with the sea.

Solutions for the Automated Process Chain in Elastomer Engineering

Six partner companies from Austria and Italy display a “transalpine” process chain for elastomer sealing parts at K 2013 under the name “Carousel”.

Basotect finds new application in LNG tankers

Blanket made of foam blocks prevents sloshing.

New high-purity medical plastics for wire and cable

New Medalist compounds from Teknor Apex provide practical alternatives to PVC.

Elasto Müller Kunststoffe expand TPE capacity in Germany

Elasto Müller Kunststoffe, Hexpol’s Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) compounding group, has announced plans to expand capacity in Germany with a sixth TPE production line.

  Broad range of high-purity TPV medical elastomers eliminate pre-drying

Spanning 15 to 80 Shore A Hardness Range, Medalist MD-200 series from Teknor Apex exhibits low compression set in rubber-replacement applications like stoppers, seals, and gaskets.