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Biesterfeld Plastic to present innovative e-mobility portfolio

Biesterfeld Plastic will be presenting its products and solutions for the fast-growing e-mobility market segment at this year’s Fakuma.

 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.

Double birthday for Bond-Laminates

Bond-Laminates GmbH is celebrating two birthdays at once: the company was founded 20 years ago and acquired by the specialty chemicals group LANXESS five years ago.


COMPOSITES EUROPE 2017 - A smashing international success

40 per cent share of international visitors from 63 countries.

SABIC wins two European Plastics Innovation Awards

SABIC has been named winner in two categories at the 2017 European Plastics Innovation Awards ceremony organized by the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and PlasticsEurope.

Focus on new forms of mobility

LANXESS at FAKUMA, October 17 – 21, 2017, will present new high-temperature-stabilized polyamides and flame-retardant thermoplastics for electric mobility.

Experience the variety of plastics first-hand

From October 17 to 21, 2017, the Fakuma trade fair in Friedrichshafen will once again be opening its doors. This year visitors can again look forward to seeing innovative plastic solutions from BASF for the construction and furniture industries as well as for the automotive and packaging sectors.

Soaring prospects: The aerospace industry at COMPOSITES EUROPE 2017

From 19 to 21 September 2017, the exhibitors at COMPOSITES EUROPE in Stuttgart will be showcasing deployment possibilities for CFRP and other composite materials in the aerospace industry.

Engineering to the limit

LANXESS now offers two new highly reinforced polyamide 6 compounds.

FDC pipe extrusion line delivers ultimate flexibility in diameters and wall thicknesses

The fully automatic dimension change is a very important consideration for producers of plastic pipes.

Focus on hybrid molding plus IMD technology

Live demonstration at Bond-Laminates stand. Cost-effective mass production of thin-walled, decorated lightweight components made from thermoplastic composites. One-shot process combines three steps.

DuPont Performance Materials launches new product lines at K 2016

DuPont Performance Materials (DPM) announced the launch of a range of exciting new product lines for the automotive, wire & cable, and electric & electronic markets.

TER Plastics Polymer Group at K 2016

At K 2016 TER Plastics Polymer Group will present its newest solutions for plastics industry.

Clariant to focus on Value for People at K 2016

At K 2016 Clariant will focus on the value it brings to people across the plastics industry's entire value chain.

PolyOne's Automotive Innovation Forum at the Škoda Museum

More than 40 customers joined experts from PolyOne on November 25, 2015 during the Automotive Innovation Forum.