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Apr 20, 2017 | Industry News

WACKER/STC Agree on Co-branding of Ready-to-use Silicone Compounds

WACKER and STC Silicones have concluded an agreement on co-branding of ready-to-use silicone compounds for automotive, medical, electrical and household-product sectors. Under its terms, STC to...

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Apr 4, 2017 | Product News

PUR-based Electro Casting Resins & Machinery for E&E: RAMPF at productronica China

At productronica China 2017, RAMPF Group showcased innovative materials and machinery for casting electrical and electronic components. Highlights include: Electro casting resins with outstanding...

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Mar 21, 2017 | Industry News

Zeon, Sumitomo Chemical JV ‘ZS Elastomers’ to Commence Operations Soon

ZS Elastomers Co., Ltd. (ZSE), a new joint venture between Zeon Corporation and Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd., will start operations on April 3, consolidating the two companies’ solution...

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Feb 8, 2017 | Industry News

ARLANXEO Strengthens Competitive Position in EPDM Market with New Q-Lab

ARLANXEO has opened a state-of-the-art Manufacturing Quality Control Laboratory of EPDM testing in Geleen, The Netherlands. Keltan® EPDM is suitable for automotive, B&C, plastics modification...

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Feb 1, 2017 | Industry News

WACKER Appoints Foster Corp. as Medical-grade Silicone Rubbers Distributor in N. America

Foster Corporation has been appointed the exclusive distributor of WACKER SILPURAN® medical-grade silicone rubbers for the North American healthcare markets. Foster Corporation will provide sales...

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Apr 5, 2017 | Industry News

Covestro Completes Sale of Spray Polyurethane Foam Business to Accella

Covestro has completed the sale of its North American spray polyurethane foam system house to Accella Polyurethane Systems. Accella is a portfolio company of Arsenal Capital Partners. PUR foam...

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Apr 3, 2017 | Industry News

Spray Polyurethane Foam as Priority Product: ACC Opposes DTSC’s Proposal

American Chemistry Council (ACC) has opposed California Department of Toxic Substances Control’s (DTSC) proposal of listing spray polyurethane foam insulation (SPF) materials as a Priority Product...

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Feb 22, 2017 | Industry News

Covestro to Sell its PUR Foam Business to Accella

Covestro LLC has agreed to sell its North American spray polyurethane (PUR) foam system house to Accella Polyurethane Systems LLC. This acquisition will significantly improve Accella’s position in...

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Feb 1, 2017 | Industry News

Silicones for Thermal Management of Automotive Batteries: Dow Corning's Paper

Dow Corning is presenting a poster at the 2017 Advanced Automotive Battery Conference in Mainz, Germany highlighting the thermal management benefits that high-performance silicones offer to...

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Jan 23, 2017 | Industry News

US & China Dominate Spray Polyurethane Foam & One Component Foam Markets

Global SPF production reached almost 600K tons in 2015, with China and US dominating market with over 60% of worldwide production whereas OCF production reached over 660 Mn cans in 2015 with China...

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High Temperature Plastics: How to Well Control Melt Temperature

Well measure & adjust the melt temperature of your high temperature plastics (PA, PPA, PPS...)


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