Green mobility saves fuel and CO2 emission in Shanghai, a Lanxess commissioned report says

Green mobility technologies could save approximately 380,000 tons of fuel consumption and reduce CO2 emissions by 1.26 million tons in Shanghai by 2020, according to a study by China Automotive Technology and Research Center (CATARC), commissioned by German specialty chemicals company Lanxess. The saving is equivalent to reducing passenger cars by around 340,000 units. There […]

PolyOne acquires composite materials producer Glasforms

PolyOne acquires composite materials producer Glasforms

PolyOne Corporation has acquired Glasforms, Inc, a US manufacturer of glass and carbon fiber reinforced polymers and composite products. “Our acquisition of Glasforms marks yet another important milestone in PolyOne’s transformation, as we further broaden our specialty solutions portfolio to include these new and adjacent technologies and applications,” said Stephen D Newlin, Chairman, President and […]

Arburg and z-microsystems to demonstrate medical components production at Medtec Europe

Arburg and z-microsystems to demonstrate medical components production at Medtec Europe

Arburg will demonstrate the production of medical components for use in analysis and diagnostics at the forthcoming Medtec Europe, to be held in Stuttgart, Germany from February 26-28. An electric Allrounder 370 A with a clamping force of 600kN and size 70 injection unit will operate with a two-cavity mold from z-microsystems, a specialist in […]