Polyamide (PA) - news on Plastech

Engineering to the limit

LANXESS now offers two new highly reinforced polyamide 6 compounds.

BASF puts expanded compounding plant for engineering plastics into operation

BASF put the expanded compounding plant at BASF’s Schwarzheide site in Germany into operation.

New TPE compounds for premium lifestyle products

Excellent adhesion in two-component applications with polyamide resins.


New halogen-free, flame-retardant polyesters and polyamides

LANXESS presents new halogen-free, flame-retardant polyesters and polyamides

Lanxess invests in its production site in Lillo/Antwerp

Lanxess announced plans to further strengthen its integrated production complex for polyamide and precursors for plastics in Antwerp.

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.

Terblend N as solution for customized control panel housing

Premium agricultural utility vehicle manufacturers select Terblend N NG02 EF for control panel housings.

DSM's next generation of high performance polyamides

At K 2016 DSM launches new polyphthalamide (PPA) - ForTii Ace.

Solvay launches Technyl 4earth

Solvay officially introduced at K 2016 the brand new solution Technyl® 4earth® providing breakthrough environmental benefits as compared to traditional Polyamide 6.6 (PA6.6).

Garmets made from Evonik's biopolyamide at K 2016

The elegant garments presented at K are made 100 percent of innovative biopolyamide fibers based on Vestamid Terra.

Evonik broke ground for construction of new PA 12 plant

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

BASF reduces caprolactam production in Europe

The company reduces caprolactam capacity in Europe by 100,000 metric tons.

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.

Polyamides for die-cast metal replacement

Royal DSM is extending its range of ForTii high performance polyphthalamides.

DSM to expand its ForTii portfolio

DSM's ForTii innovations for die-cast metal replacement result in cost and weight reductions.