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Biocomposite of the Year 2017

“Biocomposite of the Year 2017” awarded at the Biocomposites Conference Cologne (BCC)

From pulping byproduct to high-performance biopolymers

The BRIGIT project has produced new tailor-made biopolymers produced from lignocellulosic sugar waste for highly-demanding fire-resistant applications

Innovation is Key to the Future

China is rapidly becoming a preeminent new market in the world. With over RMB 1.5 trillion spent in R&D in 2016, a 10.6% annual increase, and of which 77.5% was contributed by businesses, the overall productivity and comprehensive national power of China is strategically being boosted, enhancing the country's influence in technology innovations.


Krones’ Innovation Lab officially inaugurated

One year after moving into the premises in Regensburg’s TechBase and successful completion of its first projects, Krones AG’s Innovation Lab was officially inaugurated in October 2017.

Circular Economy is a huge chance

Interview with Dr. Stefan Engleder, CEO Engel Austria

Third wave of factory automation devices

Omron introduces third wave of Factory Automation devices built on a Common Design Platform.

How Lamborghini is accelerating medical device innovation

Lamborghini collaborates with the Houston Methodist Research Institute, to share knowledge in the study of carbon fibre composite materials for medical devices.

Industry 4.0 from Bosch: a new level of efficiency

Digital and virtual support facilitate work processes

VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017

VinylPlus announces exciting expert speaker line-up for VinylPlus Sustainability Forum 2017

ExxonMobil breaks ground on multi-million dollar Shanghai Technology Center expansion

New state-of-the-art research and development facility to be used for customer collaboration and creating new applications.

Perstorp focuses on product development and expand cooperation with customers

Increased demand for high performance polyurethanes has led Perstorp to embark on numerous initiatives in preparation for future customer needs.

DuPont again amongst top global innovators

DuPont has been recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies for fifth consecutive year.

SABIC launched polyolefin product finder

SABIC launches app covering its complete European Polyolefins portfolio/

Perstorp launches new high-performance products

Perstorp will unveil new products and enhanced support at the European Coatings Show 2015.

Wacker introduces precision silicone film

The film marketed as Elastosil is available as roll stock in thicknesses down to 20 microns.