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INDONESIA: Government to explore CPO use in plastics

The government is currently conducting a feasibility study to see if crude palm oil (CPO) could be used as an alternative raw material source for the plastics industry in a move that could cut ...

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JAPAN: SDK receives Japanese ...

Showa Denko (SDK) has received an ...

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IRAN: Iran starting world’s ...

National Petrochemical Co., of Iran, ...

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JAPAN: Tokyo extends dumping ...

Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and ...

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OMAN: Liwa plastics project is ‘in ...

Oman Oil Refining and Petroleum ...

Events
The sixth China (Guangra...

15.05.2015 - 17.05.2015

Guangrao, China

International Rubber Con...

29.06.2015 - 02.07.2015

Nürnberg, Germany

Technology
Polyurethanes Thermoplastic Elastomers
Elastollan TPU used on the exterior of the new Citroën C4 Cactus

Elastollan TPU used on the exterior of the new Citroën C4 Cactus

BASF has optimised its Elastollan thermoplastic polyurethane so that it can be applied extensively and unpainted on the vehicle exterior.

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Renewable-based polyol for low ...

The German company Alberdingk Boley ...

Polyurethanes

Small nozzle with a large impact

The Vario nozzle from KraussMaffei is ...

Thermoplastic Elastomers

Elastron showcases new TPE ...

There are new TPE solutions available ...

Thermoplastic Elastomers

Versaflex TPE for sustainable light ...

PolyOne GLS Thermoplastic Elastomers ...

Personnel
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SAUDI ARABIA: Al-Mady steps down as CEO of Sabic

Mohammed Al-Mady has resigned as chief executive of Saudi Basic Industries Corp. (Sabic) to become president of Saudi Arabia’s General Establishment for Military Industries as appointed by Saudi ...

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SPE to honour achievements of ...

The Society of Plastics Engineers ...

Rubber

Nuyttens new President of Solvay Silica

An Nuyttens has been appointed as ...

Rubber

Kötz new President of ETRMA

Effective from 1 January 2015, ...

Polyurethanes

Gollnitz new President of the PFA

Bill Gollnitz of Plastomer Corporation ...

Events
International Rubber Con...

29.06.2015 - 02.07.2015

Nürnberg, Germany

The sixth China (Guangra...

15.05.2015 - 17.05.2015

Guangrao, China

Literature
Polyurethanes

Shape Memory Polymers: Fundamentals, Advances and Applications

Jinlian Hu, Smithers Rapra Technology Ltd., Shawbury, Shrewsbury, 2014, 314 p., softcover, EUR 120.00, ISBN 978-1-909030-50-3

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Polyurethanes

Characteristics and Analysis of ...

T. R. Crompton, Smithers Rapra, 2013, ...

Thermoplastic Elastomers

Raw Materials Supply Chain for ...

John S. Dick, Charles P. Rader, Carl ...

Rubber

Diagnostics of Extrusion Processes

Natti S. Rao, Carl Hanser Verlag, ...

Rubber

Handbook of Fluoropolymer Science ...

Dennis W. Smith, Scott T. Iacono, ...

Videos
Neeva-Gayle Candelori - Center for the Polyurethanes Industry Neeva-Gayle Candelori - ...

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Brian Powers - The Dow Chemical Company Brian Powers - The Dow C...

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Ricardo de Genova, Technical Manager Cargill Biobased Polyurethanes Ricardo de Genova, Techn...

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Company brochures
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Silicones Meet the Needs of the Electronics Industry

Master Bond Inc. in Hackensack, NJ, USA, has published the new white paper Silicones Meet the Needs of the Electronics Industry.

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2012 ASC – CATIA – FEICA Adhesives ...

Three of the leading trade ...

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DeZurik Material Selection Guide

A new online Material Selection Guide ...

Rubber Polyurethanes

2012 ASC – CATIA – FEICA Adhesives ...

Three of the leading trade ...

Rubber

Modeling and Simulation in Polymers

P. D. Gujrati, A. I. Leonov (eds.), ...