Plastics - news on Plastech

Conductive polymer triples lifetime of LED pool lighting

Switching to PolyOne conductive polymer triples lifetime of LED pool lighting.

A frame revolution for sport glasses with transparent polyamide

At MIDO 2017 in Milan Italy, Evonik will demonstrate its new application for the sport glasses' frame manufactured with Trogamid.

High-performance plastic for optical applications

At MIDO 2017 Evonik will present TROGAMID - a transparent, high-performance plastic for more freedom of design in optical applications.


Porex introduces new elastomer material

Nubiform offers brand-enhancing features and unique 3D shaping and is ideal for cosmetics and sportswear applications.

Robust connectors for automotive wire harnesses

New Ultradur grade combines very good toughness with high flowability.

Plasteel Eyewear made from Evonik's VESTAKEEP PEEK

Together with Evonik, Mentor Optical Limited successfully developed its new brand model Plasteel using Evonik's high performance plastic VESTAKEEP PEEK.

Dow showcases growth projects and world-class innovation at K 2016

Dow looks at driving forces behind plastics industry and the growing global demand for innovative plastic solutions.

Lanxess at K 2016: High-grade solutions for the plastics industry

At K 2016 Lanxess is presenting its latest developments in materials, processes and technologies for premium plastics and high-performance additives for processing.

Plastics manufacturers heading to Brno

PLASTEX 2016 - the part of MSV fair dedicated for plastics industry - will once again boast top exhibitors in large numbers.

Evonik broke ground for construction of new PA 12 plant

The company's production capacity for polyamide 12 powders will increase by 50 percent.

DSM and NHU inaugurated joint venture for PPS production

On August 22nd Royal DSM and specialty chemicals producer Zhejiang NHU Special Materials have inaugurated their joint venture company for polyphenylene sulfide compounds.

Evonik at K 2016

From October 19 to 26, the chemical company will present extraordinary solution approaches and creative ideas developed in close collaboration with customers.

Albis Plastic and Covestro - 50 years of partnership

Albis Plastic GmbH and Covestro Deutschland AG are looking back on a successful 50 year partnership in plastics distribution.

Huntsman to attend K 2016 in October

Expanded elastomer, pigments and additives offering will take center stage at Huntsman stands - including new product developments.

New head of Albis Plastic

Philip O. Krahn will be taking over the role of CEO within the Albis Plastic GmbH Management Board.