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The fully automated line, combined with Solvay’s fast curing technologies, goes from raw material to cured parts within a three minute takt time, opening new opportunities for high-rate composite part manufacture Read more

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The IK has called on the EU Commissioner to do more to ensure that plastic packaging in Europe does not end up in landfills, and is instead recycled Read more

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It follows Cromwell Polythene’s recent move into its purpose built headquarters and distribution facility at Sherburn-in-Elmet. Read more

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BASF has 13 locations across the UK, with eight of them being manufacturing sites Read more

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Covestro recently received the Solar Impulse Efficient Solutions Label for two technologies that have proven to be economically viable and environmentally friendly solutions. Read more

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Through the partnership, Kia and Hyundai plan to introduce competitively priced small and medium-sized electric vans and other products for logistics, on-demand ride-hailing, and shuttle service companies Read more

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The new size helps ENGEL cover an even wider range of applications, meaning it can support its customers from product and process development, through scale-up to series production Read more

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The MAT4RAIL project has developed new formulations of hybrid resins that will make it possible to replace metal railway parts with lighter composite materials. Read more

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ETH researchers have created a lightweight 18-carat gold, using a matrix of plastic in place of metallic alloy elements. Read more

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The new Smile for Good toothpaste is made from HDPE, unlike regular toothpaste tubes, which are made from a plastic aluminium mix and are impossible to recycle Read more

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Röhm is an experienced partner to the automotive industry, in particular when it comes to vehicle lighting solutions. Read more

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Using company-level data, with applied insights and analysis, Circulytics highlights and inspires opportunities for innovation, while allowing companies to track their progress Read more

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The new partnership enables all manufacturers, regardless of size or capital equipment budgets, to have the benefits of automation without worrying about cash flow and seasonal fluctuations Read more

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Specialty HMW HALS technology protects polyolefins against degradation caused by exposure to light and thermal forces, extending the lifetime of plastics in outdoor applications. Read more

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BASF will add 20% to its existing capacity for Irganox® 1520L at its Pontecchio Marconi production plant in Italy by debottlenecking operations.

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Irganox 1520L is a key product in BASF’s antioxidant portfolio, and with the expansion BASF is responding to an increasing market demand and aims to better serve its global customers Read more

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These include a new experimental grade, Cogegum GFR 1709-27, specifically developed for ultra-flexible T4 battery cables for next generation electric vehicle powertrains. Read more

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Ad-Vance Engineering has been appointed as a global supplier to one of the world’s leading automotive component manufacturers, based in Canada Read more

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A supply overhand has already hit the country’s paraxylene market, with olefins and polyolefins markets almost certain to face the same Read more

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Victrex, which will be the majority partner and lead the joint venture, will benefit by further differentiating and complementing its portfolio of PEEK and PAEK grades Read more

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