Perstorp publishes Annual Report for 2017

Sales increased by 23 percent to SEK 13,592 million Organic volume-based sales growth amounted to 10 percent  EBITDA excluding non-recurring items increased by 20 percent to SEK 2,133 million  Outlook: continued progression in profitability and operating cash flow generation 2017 saw Perstorp reaching an extraordinary milestone with the delivery of an excellent volume-based sales growth […]

Market Study PUR – Paints & Coatings: 16 Countries, 106 Producers; 340 Pages

Polyurethane coatings offer excellent optical properties, such as high gloss and brilliance. Polyurethanes (PUR) are reaction products of polyisocyanate curing agents with several polymers, e.g. with polycarbonates. Polyurethane-based two-component coatings are very solid, offer good resistance to aggressive chemicals, weathering, and mechanical stress. Ceresana examined the global market for PUR paints and coatings in detail: […]

FDA Approval for Total Circular Compounds® Containing Recycled HDPE

Brussels, April 18, 2018-The US Food and Drug Administration has determined that Total’s secondary recycling process at its Antwerp Belgium site for the production of High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Circular Compounds is effective in reducing contaminants from Post-Consumer Recycled HDPE (PCR-HDPE) material to an extent which allows for its use in food packaging. Consequently, rPE […]

H.R.H. Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa Patronage the 1st Edition of the GDA Conference

Under His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa’s patronage, the kingdom will host the first Gulf Downstream Association (GDA) International Downstream Conference and Exhibition 2018. Themed “Towards a Competitive Downstream through Innovation, Collaboration and Technology”, the event will be held at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre from October 23 […]

Powder & Bulk Solids Show 2018: Innovative Technology for Feeding and Conveying for Efficient Processes

Coperion and Coperion K-Tron at International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition 2018 Sewell, NJ, USA (March 2018) – Coperion and Coperion K-Tron formally announce exhibition in Booth 1413 at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition (April 24-26, 2018), Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, Illinois, USA. The booth will feature feeding, […]

Nissan, Ford and Honda join industry leaders at ami’s performance polypropylene conference

AMI, February 2018 AMI, the renowned plastics consultancy, has recently reacted to market forces by delivering an exciting new addition to its comprehensive events portfolio.Performance Polypropylene, a new event covering polypropylene’s utilisation in automotive and appliances applications, is coming to the Maritim Hotel in Cologne, Germany this 11-12 April. The event will examine the latest advances […]