A record-breaking polycarbonate window is reducing weight and enabling design in a new range of vehicles from one of China’s leading automotive manufacturers. more

Jan 20, 2017 12:07 PM Materials

SABIC is displaying new construction composites at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland, with ideas for designing with durable carbon more

Jan 19, 2017 10:09 AM Materials

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Researchers at the University of Nottingham say an alternative to oil-based polymers could help Egyptians beat their bag blight more

Jan 18, 2017 3:33 PM Materials

Technical compounder, Luxus, is celebrating the successful completion of its three-year research project for advanced lightweight thermoplastics for the automotive industry. more

Jan 13, 2017 11:50 AM Materials

A stand-up film pouch designed to be lightweight, convenient and extend the shelf life of the produce inside has been recognised with a packaging industry award. more

Jan 13, 2017 10:19 AM Materials

The resurgence in popularity of music on vinyl discs has seen the highest number of records sold since the early nineties, it has been announced. more

Jan 4, 2017 10:14 AM Materials

Covestro has lifted the force majeure on the polyurethane raw materials MDI and TDI in Europe that it declared on October 6, 2016. more

Jan 3, 2017 12:12 PM Materials

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