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ContiTech opens plant for elastomer coatings in China

Changshu, China – ContiTech has announced the opening of a plant to produce high-performance coated…

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Huntsman, Clariant announce merger plans

Muttenz, Switzerland – Huntsman and Clariant have announced plans to merge as equal companies through…

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Linglong raises funds for factory automation

Yantai, China – Linglong is raising up to €259 million (2 billion yuan) through convertible…

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Wacker expands silicone production in Brazil

Jandira, Brazil – Wacker Chemie AG is expanding its silicone production at its Jandira site…

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Hella uses LSR for first time in serial production headlamps

Lippstadt, Germany – Liquid silicone rubber is a new player in automotive headlamps. The story…

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Bridgestone to open Russian plant 25 May

Ulyanovsk, Russia – Bridgestone is set to open its first plant in the Russia/CIS region…

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Cabot to raise carbon black prices in EMEA

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp. is increasing prices on all carbon black products in its…

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Engel sales up 8.6%, top €1.3bn

Schwertberg, Austria – Rubber and plastics machinery maker Engel Holding GmbH generated sales of €1.36bn…

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ZC Rubber opens ‘green’ R&D centre

Hangzhou, China – Zhongce Rubber Group Co. Ltd. (ZC Rubber) has initiated work at a…

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Trelleborg unit appealing OTR tire import duties

New York — Trelleborg Wheel Systems (Xingtai) Co. Ltd. has followed four other Chinese off-the-road…

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ERJ Brainteaser Results   

List of Brainteaser questions over the past couple of months, along with the answers and readers supplying…

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Avon expects to build on strong first half

Melksham, UK – Avon Rubber plc has reported a strong set of half-year results with…

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Volvo plugging for recycled carbon black

Gottenburg, Sweden – Volvo Cars started using rubber compound containing rCB in chassis plugs in…

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Q&A: Black Bear on progress in rCB market

Dutch company Black Bear says it has achieved consistent quality through pyrolysis, with recycled carbon…

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