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The automotive industry uses engineered polymer composites and plastics in a wide range of applications. Leading experts say there are four areas that require highest-priority research and development with plastics: interior, body and exterior, powertrain and chassis, light weighting.

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Jan 11, 2018 | Industry News

Chinese Supplier Picks HRSflow’s Hot Runner System to Mold PC Windows for MPVs

For the two-component (transparent and seamless) injection molding of the rear-quarter windows of polycarbonate (PC) for the Buick GL8 and GL8 Avenir MPVs (multi-purpose vehicles), Chinese Tier 1...

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Jan 4, 2018 | Industry News

Cristex Introduces Co-Fibre™, a Hybrid Glass-fiber & PP Fabric for Lightweight Construction

Cristex introduced Co-Fibre™ for lightweight construction providing the opportunity to reinforce parts in an economic and efficient way. Co-Fibre™ is suitable for automotive and a variety of...

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Dec 20, 2017 | Industry News

SABIC’s New Polypropylene Extrusion Line in Geleen is Now On-stream

SABIC has started new Polypropylene extrusion facility in Geleen, The Netherlands. New line will accelerate development of advanced materials for automotive, healthcare, appliances and packaging...

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Dec 19, 2017 | Industry News

Celanese to Acquire Omni Plastics, a US-based Thermoplastics Custom Compounder

Celanese has signed a definitive agreement for to acquire thermoplastic custom compounder Omni Plastics. Engineered thermoplastics are materials of choice for E&E, automotive, consumer goods and...

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Dec 13, 2017 | Industry News

A. Schulman’s Heat-stabilized PA Comply with Stern Requirements on Electrical Neutrality

A. Schulman Inc. offers established series of electrically neutral, heat stabilized Schulamid® polyamides with less than 30 ppm of halogen content for new automotive electrical designs. Major...

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Jan 9, 2018 | Industry News

Evonik to Construct New Compounding Line for ACRYLITE® PMMA in USA

Evonik will construct an additional line for compounding its ACRYLITE® trademarked transparent PMMA in USA to meet rising demand of specialty molding compounds in automotive, lighting and...

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Dec 21, 2017 | Industry News

Following First Edition Success, AIMPLAS to Hold Seminar on Plastics are Future

AIMPLAS will hold second edition of international seminar on new materials Plastics are Future. This meeting will bring together innovations in advanced materials for medicine, automotive...

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Dec 20, 2017 | Industry News

Teijin Limited to Integrate its Carbon Fiber Business in 2018

Teijin Limited has announced that it will integrate its subsidiary Toho Tenax, the carbon fibers business, in 2018. Integration will help to focus on healthcare, automotive and aircraft sectors by...

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Dec 18, 2017 | Industry News

Stratasys’ 3D Printing Tech. Accelerates Luxury Car Prototypes Development by 50%

Stratasys has announced that Skorpion Engineering has produced complex automotive prototypes 50% faster than would be achievable through traditional methods by utilizing Stratasys’ 3D printers. FDM...

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Dec 12, 2017 | Product News

New Semi-crystalline EPDM Grade by ARLANXEO with High Mooney Viscosity for Automotive

ARLANXEO has launched a semi-crystalline EPDM grade with a very high Mooney viscosity for demanding rubber applications, particularly in the automotive industry. This is the first Keltan grade with...

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