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Völpker develops and produces cutting-edge technical grade wax derivatives, which are specifically tailored to each customer’s requirements Read more

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Hexcel provides high-rate serial part production with reduced lead-time and at a lower cost than traditional intricately machined aluminium or composite structures Read more

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Added to plastics during processing, HYDROCEROL chemical foaming agents decompose to produce bubbles in the polymer matrix when pressure is reduced as the resin enters the mould or exits the extrusion die Read more

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The collaboration means global 3D printing leader Stratasys will provide the defence, security, and aerospace giant with increased access to new materials and production technologies currently under development or planned by the company Read more

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The innovations range from efficiency-increasing flow enhancers for shorter cycle times and thinner wall thicknesses, to reactive additives for the production of recyclates which match the quality of virgin materials Read more

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The new masterbatches help to solve the issue of black plastic not being detectable in recycling systems, and allows increased recycling rates in Europe and elsewhere Read more

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Clariant is supporting the industry with environmentally-compatible solutions and in designed materials and products which are easier to separate, recover, and reuse Read more

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SteriTouch antimicrobial technology has been used in the RBR Legflow, a medical device used to increase blood flow to the limbs, reducing the risk of developing DVT Read more

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Huntsman’s IROPRINT additive manufacturing platform contains three different kinds of urethane-based materials, which can be 3D printed using a variety of additive manufacturing methods Read more

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With Tinuvin 360, the outdoor 5G base stations can withstand weathering and degradation by intense sunlight, therefore maintaining stable service with extended life span Read more

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In the recycling of waste rubber, the addition of VESTENAMER is an application that has already proven its worth within the production from useful waste of rubber articles Read more

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The Ammique bed is an ergonomically engineered, mattress-free ‘body contouring’ sleep system with inbuilt Biomaster antimicrobial protection Read more

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The HD-1 is made from lightweight ABS with reduced vibration and noise, and to reduce the opportunities for surface contamination in commercial areas, the plastic contains Biomaster technology to minimise bacterial surface growth Read more

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SPHERILEX 60 AB was developed for blown and cast film produced from polyolefins and polyesters, and SPHERILEX 30 AB is specially designed for very thin films such as biaxially oriented film applications Read more

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This investment especially allows the targeted, customer-specific development of antimicrobial masterbatch qualities in nearly any type of polymer Read more

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Wonpoong Corporation in South Korea is now using BASF’s Tinuvin range of plastic additives to increase the lifespan of oil containment booms, thereby reducing the maintenance costs and environmental impact Read more

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The +Restore additive from Riverdale Global has exhibited results with recycled commodity resins such polyolefins Read more

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The new Additin RC 3502 has been specifically developed to reduce friction and deliver sustained performance and anti-wear protection Read more

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The expansion is needed to meet fast growing global demand for the polypropylene additive that is helping users to realise significant sustainability and performance advantages Read more

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Safic-Alcan has been working with Evonik for the distribution of their silicas in France and Benelux, and Air Products Specialty Additives in France and Belgium Read more

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