Polymers - news on Plastech

Engineering to the limit

LANXESS now offers two new highly reinforced polyamide 6 compounds.

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.

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.

R&P PolyPlastic to reveal a new business strategy at Interplastica

The leader of Russia's composite market plans to sign a range of agreements with its business partners on strategic, mutually beneficial cooperation.

Bobst collaborates with Michelman

Bobst collaborates with Michelman to offer a unique barrier solution combining AlOx high barrier films and topcoat solutions.

Evonik invests in Irish medical device company Vivasure Medical

New application of bioabsorbable polymer Resomer from Evonik.

BASF expands global production capacity of Ultrason

New production line in Yeosu, Korea will serve growing market demand for high performance specialty plastics.

Basotect in acoustic unit with active and passive sound cancellation

HOWATHERM's new silencer for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment utilizes an active and a passive component.

TER Plastics establishes sales subsidiary for the CEE region

TER Plastics Polymer Group announces the foundation of a new sales subsidiary for the entire CEE region.

Changes at the Röchling Group

As of June 1, 2016, Ludger Bartels will become the new Chief Executive Officer at Röchling.

Wacker expands production capacity for silicone fluids

The Munich-based Wacker Group has expanded its production capacity for functional silicone fluids at its Burghausen site.

Sylumis LED systems with PolyOne's thermally conductive polymer

Sylumis has successfully replaced metal with a thermally conductive polymer solution from PolyOne in a new, larger model of its Orion range of LED spot lamps.

Celanese launches Tribology Product Platform

Celanese announced the launch of its global Tribology Product Platform to meet the growing demand for high-performance materials for use in moving parts.

Lanxess at Fakuma 2015

At Fakuma Lanxess is focusing e.g. on new materials for structural lightweight construction, LED lighting technology and electrical and electronic applications.

SABIC inaugurates ‘closed-loop recycling’ initiative

SABIC embraces 'closed-loop recycling' with usage of 4.0m recycled plastic bags a year.