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Wolverhampton commercial rubber sheet supplier MacLellan Rubber has started 2018 with strong sales and is increasing its stocks accordingly. more

Materials

SAFIC-ALCAN has been appointed by Braskem to distribute their Unilene range. The agreement is effective immediately. more

Materials

MacLellan Rubber has secured an eight-year contract to supply a major network distributor with EC61111 electrical insulation matting. more

Materials

MacLellan Rubber have been working closely with their supply chain partners announcing a breakthrough in Nitrosamine-free EU1935 polymer materials. more

Materials

An upcoming seminar will focus on lifetime prediction and durability of rubber products across several product areas. more

Events

An EPDM rubber produced using biobased ethylene extracted from sugarcane will be used by Adidas to manufacture the footballs for the 2018 World Cup. more

Materials

A rubber seals and gaskets manufacturer says it has “significantly cut” its energy consumption and overall carbon emissions after installing LED lights at its production facility more

Environment

A paper published in Science journal last week has shown how flexible elastomers can take a lesson from mussels in stretch and strength. more

Materials

Tunnelling engineers can use a rubber corner joint, moulded to any fit of segment block with an invention by VIP Polymers. more

Industry News

A Bristol-based manufacturer of rubber sleeves that protect plaster casts and dressings from water has signed a major new contract with retail giant, Superdrug. more

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4JET

German lasers firm 4JET launches QR code marking for technical rubbers. more

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The rubber additives division of Lanxess, Rhein Chemie, has launched new solutions for cleaner and more efficient production of tyres. more

Materials

Recovered Carbon Black takes the spotlight at new Sustainable Materials Group launch

Martyn Bennett, Chief Scientist at independent rubber consultants, ARTIS, reflects on the launch of a new group that is calling for the wider use of sustainable materials, with an initial focus on overcoming the challenges of Recovered Carbon Black. more

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Manchester Polymer Group (MPG) has unveiled the full and final details of its 2017 rubber seminar to be held in May. more

Events

Goodyear has unveiled a visionary new ‘smart tyre’ that it says demonstrates the intelligence required by future and autonomous driving through interaction between tyres, vehicles and their surroundings. more

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A new colour-compounding plant in the Rhondda valleys could create up to 30 jobs. more

Industry News

The theme of the annual UK rubber seminar organised by Manchester Polymer Group (MPG) will be sustainability, it has been announced. more

Events

The food industry needs to do more to ensure its supply chain is using the right material to avoid contamination later in the process, warns a UK rubber supplier. more

Industry News

A newly formed company created following the recent merger of two industrial rubber polymer manufacturers has been given a £300k investment boost. more

Materials

Following a successful approach to rubber manufacturing companies across the country, the Elastomer Training Action Group (ELTAG) has confirmed that arrangements have been put in place to run an expanded rubber technology training course this autumn. more

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