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Synthetic leather made with TPU Elastollan

Synthetic leather made with TPU Elastollan makes car seats more comfortable.

KraussMaffei at PU China

KraussMaffei is presenting its machine-based and process technology-related expertise involving components made from polyurethane and fiber-reinforced composites.

Borealis presents new material and starts new line

Borealis presents new solutions for electric sports car and announce start-up of expanded Itatiba plant.


Röchling expands plant in Wackersdorf

The company is investing a total of EUR 4.5 million in the expansion and is creating approximately 75 new jobs.

Audi A6  with composite infotainment carrier

An infotainment carrier of hybrid design, made from a continuous fiber-reinforced polyamide composite and a polyamide 6 overmolding material.

Citroën C4 Cactus with plastics from Borealis

Borealis is delivering material solutions for key interior and exterior applications in the new Citroën C4 Cactus.

Evonik and Roding test products on the race track

Evonik Industries has collaborated with a very low-volume manufacturer from Bavaria to design an ultralightweight sports car.

BMW i3 with plastic parts from BASF

BASF presents its materials and construction know-how in the BMW i3.

Ferrari and Maserati parts made from DSM's EcoPaXX

DSM's EcoPaXX is selected by Dytech for Ferrari and Maserati fuel vapor separators.

Polycarbonate-based material for automotive interiors

Bayer MaterialScience and Gerhardi are committed to an efficient production from polycarbonate.

Mercedes-Benz A-Class engine cover in bio-based polyamide from DSM

Mercedes-Benz has chosen a high performance polyamide largely made from renewable resources for the engine beauty cover of the brand-new Mercedes-Benz A-Class.

New thermoplastic lift-gate solution

Styron develops first-in-market thermoplastic lift-gate solution for the New Renault Clio.

DuPont shows how collaboration generates better performance, lower cost

DuPont Performance Polymers is featuring an innovative automotive jounce bumper component to show how design, materials and processing can converge to deliver added performance and lower cost.

Borealis for the automotive industry.

Polyolefin-based innovations embraces more sustainable manufacturing Borealis and Borouge offer polyolefin-based (PO-based) innovations that embrace more sustainable manufacturing for Tier One suppliers and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

Akulon from DSM and HiPer-tex glass fibre allow to create CNG cylinders

Gastank Sweden unveils zero permeation lightweight composite CNG cylinders manufactured with Akulon Fuel Lock from DSM and HiPer-tex glass fibre from 3B.