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The major growth for TPEs will depend largely on the success of the world’s automotive industry, given that the consumption in this market represents of 43 per cent of the global demand for TPEs in 2019 Read more

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Aquila push forward development of impact protection gloves - more protection - more comfort

Aquila

Aquila is at the forefront of development of superior impact protection to ensure the best in glove safety and usability, finding that impact pads made from TPE and TPR can aid wearability and enhance dexterity Read more

Materials

Spanish company Circutor SA has chosen to use a compound of the Thermolast K family for the outer cover of its new MYeBOX power analysers Read more

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The compounds can withstand temperature in excess of 100°C and can have the look and feel of silicone Read more

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Hexaflex

Hexaflex create breathable body protectors with lightweight padding using a flexible thermoplastic elastomer compound from Kraiburg TPE. Read more

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The new manufacturing plant will trade as Morocco Precision Moulding, forming part of the Fibrax Group of Companies. Read more

Industry News

Inventor’s TV appearance sees orders soar at North East plastics manufacturer. Read more

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Davis-Standard to process medalist medical TPE on tubing production line at NPE, demonstrating Industry 4.0 technology. Read more

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Mammut Sports Group expands its range of avalanche locating devices with KRAIBURG TPE TPE/PA design. Read more

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Thermoplastic elastomers could become more common in the plastic packaging market, and Kraiburg TPE has responded to these changes with a wide spectrum of materials and services. Read more

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WHP

Experiments with a new grade of Wittenburg TPE by White Horse Plastics have led to its use as a buzz dampener on hi-fi systems. Read more

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Teknor Apex’ new TPE gels Medalist MD-16100 and 10100 beat limitations of standard gels, giving device makers a cost-effective alternative to silicones. Read more

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German tack supplier Beris sells a soft flexible bit for equestrians, made with TPE from Kraiburg. Read more

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The automotive industry will continue to dominate the thermoplastic elastomers market to 2022, says a TPE market report by Smithers Pira. Read more

Industry News

Polymer compounding group, Hexpol TPE, has expanded its range of bio-based thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) in order to offer more sustainable materials options. Read more

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Teknor Apex is the latest compounder to work alongside Gumdrop Ltd, the innovative start up that turns waste chewing gum into polymers, in order to help the company develop methods for commercial scale production. Read more

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Kraiburg TPE has launched its new FR/AD1 series of flame retardant compounds at K 2016. Read more

K 2016

An innovative range of knives with ergonomic TPE handles has been re-launched as a new-generation version that is completely manufactured in Britain. Read more

Industry News

At CHINAPLAS, global compounding group, HEXPOL TPE, is presenting its new Dryflex thermoplastic elastomer compounds for PA overmoulding. Read more

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Teknor Apex has announced the acquisition of Plastic-Technologie-Service (PTS), a German-based custom compounder of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) and engineering thermoplastics (ETPs) for an undisclosed amount. Read more

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