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There’s so much innovation in the pipeline at Dow Performance Silicones that global segment leader, Christophe Paulo, says it’s a challenge to try and slow down. more

30 Nov 2017 15:41 Materials

Evonik is expanding its product portfolio in speciality additives with the acquisition of 3M’s high-concentrates additives compounding business. more

29 Nov 2017 15:28 Industry News

Venator, now registered on the New York Stock Exchange as an independent company after demerging from Huntsman. more

16 Nov 2017 12:26 Industry News

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Riverdale Global

More precise dosing and lower costs for additives are potential outcomes from US resins company Riverdale Global, after releasing a series of liquefied UV stabilisers. more

10 Aug 2017 14:34 Industry News

Chronic sufferer of tingling irritation from clothes receives 3D printed shield. more

5 Jul 2017 12:06 Industry News

A distributor of material extender products has worked with VB and Huber to help combat the current titanium dioxide shortage. more

22 Jun 2017 10:40 Materials

Ceresana’s market study features 16 countries, 69 producers, and 490 pages. more

31 May 2017 12:31 Industry News

Addmaster sales have reached a record high due to technical and marketing support. more

23 May 2017 17:01 Industry News

Dupont Performance Materials has applied its Surlyn ionomer to container frosting. more

26 Apr 2017 10:21 Industry News

American lubricant maker Chemtura has been bought by Cologne-based Lanxess, for £2 billion. more

24 Apr 2017 16:48 Industry News

An additive created by Broadway Colours is helping a 150-year old Birmingham firm put one over the pirates, and protecting pioneering whistle designs used globally. more

20 Mar 2017 16:31 Industry News

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Evonik

Evonik has announced an expansion of its range of rubber additives for tyres. more

13 Feb 2017 11:14 Materials

Additives manufacturer, Baerlocher UK, recently hosted a visit to its premises by local MP, David Nuttall. more

5 Jan 2017 11:56 Industry News

A Leeds-based supplier of masterbatch, additives, effects and polymers says its approach to providing small lots and fast turnaround times has led it to outgrow its premises after just seven months in business. more

7 Dec 2016 14:11 Materials

An antibacterial ‘bag for life’ has been named Best New Product at industry awards organised by the Society of Food Hygiene and Technology (SOFHT). more

22 Nov 2016 10:01 Materials

LANXESS has announced its intention to acquire US-based Chemtura Corporation, a major global provider of flame retardant and lubricant additives. more

27 Sep 2016 08:46 Industry News

A toilet system designed to reduce water consumption through a unique flush system as well as increase hygiene has received an extra level of protection through the use of antimicrobial additives. more

19 Sep 2016 10:07 Materials

Prisma Colour Ltd, a manufacturer and global supplier of colour and additive concentrates to the rubber, plastics and surface coatings industries, has announced the acquisition of two new businesses, Emsar Polymers and Adam Polymer Ltd. more

8 Sep 2016 10:13 Industry News

A plastic ‘bag for life’ produced using antimicrobial technology has been awarded the accolade of ‘Best New Idea’ at a recent industry event. more

5 May 2016 12:20 Industry News

Clariant has announced it is to invest CHF 7.5 million (approx. £5.4 million GBP) in specialised equipment and facilities to expand its production of colour and additive masterbatches for use in engineering resins and high-temperature plastics. more

27 Apr 2016 10:05 Materials