Grupa Azoty ZAK S.A. Segment Oxoplast™ launches new products within specialty plasticizers portfolio

Segment Oxoplast™ launchesnew products within specialty plasticizers portfolio. Grupa Azoty ZAK S.A., a Grupa Azoty capital group company introduceschanges in one of the key business segments – Segment Oxoplast™. Theproduct portfolio of the Segment Oxoplast™ is extended with new products:the specialty plasticizer Oxofine™ TOTM and the first specialty polymericplasticizer Oxofine™ Poly2K in the offer. Moreover, […]

Global Plastics Ranking™: China, the U.S., and Germany Lead

the key players in the global plastics trade will continue to facechallenges on different fronts. But it is obvious from the rise of othercountries into the global plastics ranking that global plastics demand hasbeen and is expected to remain healthy considering its cost-advantages overother materials and many applications across manufacturing and serviceindustries. For the plastics […]

Milliken & Company Acquires Encapsys, LLC

Spartanburg, S.C. – Milliken & Company (“Milliken”), a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise, has formally acquired Encapsys, LLC (“Encapsys”), a world leader in microencapsulation, from the Cypress Performance Group LLC (“Cypress”). The transaction officially closed October 18, 2021. “Moving the needle on sustainability requires big thinking […]

Plastics industry exhibitions make successful return to Essen

The Plastics Recycling World Expo and Compounding WorldExpo and made a successful return to Messe Essen in Germany on 29-30September 2021, attracting large numbers of exhibitors and visitors. Thisyear’s event saw the addition of two new exhibitions, the PlasticsExtrusion World Expo and Polymer Testing World Expo. A total of 217 exhibitors took part in the […]

Biesterfeld Plastic: distribution of sustainable new DuPont™ Delrin® Renewable Attributed products

Global innovation leader with technology-based materials DuPont is expanding its well-known Delrin® product family with the addition of new, sustainable types under the name Delrin® Renewable Attributed. Long-standing distribution partner Biesterfeld Plastic will distribute the products in large areas of the EMEA region and Brazil. The base polymer in the new Delrin® Renewable Attributed products […]

Solvay wins SPE Automotive Award for Slot Insulation Liner EV Innovation

PEEK magnet wire insulation and PPS coolant line honored for significant performance, production and sustainability benefits Three e-mobility applications using Solvay specialty polymers are among the winners of The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) prestigious Automotive Awards in 2021. First place in the ‘New Mobility’ category of the Awards went to an injection molded rotor […]

HRScool Evo: Non-cooled hydraulic cylinder now for extended process window

San Polo di Piave/Italy and Friedrichshafen/Germany, 12 October 2021 – With HRScool Evo, Oerlikon HRSflow presents a further development of the HRScool hydraulic cylinder system for hot runner injection moulding, which, thanks to its sophisticated temperature management, does not require active liquid cooling of the actuation unit. Thanks to a further reduction in the heat […]

DSM to showcase high-performing, lightweight ballistic armor solutions made with Dyneema® at Milipol Paris 2021

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, today announced participation at the leading event for homeland security and safety. DSM, the inventor and manufacturer of Dyneema® , will be exhibiting at booth 5 P 098 from October 19- 22 during Milipol Paris 2021 at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre in […]