KRAIBURG TPE Scores a Victory with The First Thai Brush

Thailand’s leading manufacturer of toothbrushes and household brushes is committed to producing toothbrushes of the highest quality. For this reason, The First Thai Brush Co., Ltd. has chosen a high-quality thermoplastic elastomer from KRAIBURG TPE to enhance the ergonomics and functionality of its Victory toothbrush product lines with a soft-touch grip. Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE) have […]

Ascend Performance Materials acquires Britannia Techno Polymer

HOUSTON – August 1, 2018 – Ascend Performance Materials, the largest global fully integrated producer of nylon 6,6 resin, announced today the purchase of Britannia Techno Polymer (BTP), an engineering plastics compounder based in the Netherlands. The acquisition provides Ascend with a leading engineering plastics manufacturing base in Europe and an expansion to its growing […]

Leading Experts From Across The Supply Chain To Participate At Fire Resistance In Plastics 2018 Conference

The 13th edition of AMI’s international Fire Resistance in Plastics Conference will take place on 10-12 December 2018 at the Maritim Hotel in Cologne, Germany. Increasingly stringent fire, health and environmental protection regulation is driving the need for safer and more efficient flame retardant systems in electrical and electronic goods, construction and transportation. This December, a panel […]

Upcycling in the extruder duo: Coperion extruders convert recyclate into quality compound

Stuttgart, May 2018 – Twin screw extruders from Coperion GmbH in Stuttgart play a key role in the global manufacture of high-quality compounds. In addition to their global lead position they have acquired an excellent reputation in recent years in markets where such compounds are made from recycled plastics. Here the combination of COREMA® technology […]

Jec group sets the stage for composites materials At upcoming international motor shows

In its aim to promote composites materials, JEC Group will highlight the latest technologies that enable the automotive industry to innovate in product design, emission reductions and production. In its mission to address composites end-use industries specifically, JEC Group, the world leading organization for the promotion of composite materials, moves up a gear to target […]

Paving The Way Of Metal Replacement – Ami Proudly Launches The Wear-Resistant Plastics Conference

The event will take place in Düsseldorf from 19-20 September 2018 The 1stedition of AMI’s Wear-Resistant PlasticsConference will take place at the Hotel Nikko in Düsseldorf, Germany from 19-20 September 2018. Wear-Resistant Plastics is a new two-day conference that will focus on the critical area of polymer tribology, and explore how it can open new […]

SABIC AGAIN EXPANDS FAST-GROWING ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING MATERIALS PORTFOLIO WITH LAUNCH OF THREE NEW FILAMENTS AT NPE 2018

SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, announced here at NPE 2018, booth S19001, the third expansion of its additive manufacturing materials offering within 12 months. Specifically, SABIC is launching three new filaments for fused deposition modeling: ULTEM™ AM1010F filament for general high-temperature applications, including tooling; and ULTEM™ AMHU1010F and LEXAN™ AMHC620F filaments for […]