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Nynas opens new lab for rubber process oils

Stockholm – Nynas has opened a new laboratory to enhance its testing capabilities in the…

3rd December 2017 > Read More

Machine maker Uth expands German site

Fulda, Germany – Uth GmbH has recently constructed a new 1,100m2 assembly hall, under a…

3rd December 2017 > Read More

Goodyear to collaborate with Chinese online retailer

Shanghai, China — Goodyear and JD.com, China’s largest retailer, signed a strategic partnership recently that makes…

2nd December 2017 > Read More

NR prices remain low despite supply concerns

London – Natural rubber prices remained weak in November, although a shortage of supply as…

1st December 2017 > Read More

Rubber producers to cut exports

Chiang Mai, Thailand – Major natural rubber producers and members of the International Tripartitie Rubber…

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Conti to supply air springs to US high-speed rail project

Atlanta, Georgia – ContiTech AG is to supply air springs to Brightline, an intercity express…

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KraussMaffei Berstorff tackles rubber extrusion scrap

Hanover, Germany – KraussMaffei Berstorff is highlighting its development of a system for processing scrap…

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Nanodiamonds can now be a US seal-maker’s best friend

Helsinki, Finland – Silicon Sense has gained Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) registration to import Carbodeon…

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Rubber Division builds bridges to Europe

London –  Representatives of the American Chemical Society (ACS) Rubber Division travelled to Europe 9-22…

30th November 2017 > Read More

Toyo wins contempt award against tire ‘IP infringers’

Cypress, California – A US court has found that Doublestar Dong Feng Tyre Co. Ltd…

30th November 2017 > Read More

HF advances new tire building machine

Hamburg, Germany – HF has developed a tire building machine (TBM) to meet market demands…

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Report: Group chairman ‘will not reacquire’ Kumho Tire

Seoul – Chairman of Kumho Asiana Group Park Sam-koo has officially declared that he has…

30th November 2017 > Read More

Pirelli, Milan University renew joint research programme

Milan, Italy – Pirelli & C. SpA and the University of Milan have extended their…

30th November 2017 > Read More

Covestro names new CFO

Leverkusen, Germany – Speciality chemicals supplier Covestro AG has name Thomas Toepfer as the company’s…

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