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Trelleborg transferring wheels production to Latvia

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Wheel Systems (TWS) is transferring all wheels and rims production to…

8th June 2018 > Read More

Rubber manufacturing plant starts operation in Liberia

Blagai, Liberia – The first 100% Liberian rubber manufacturing plant has started work in the…

8th June 2018 > Read More

European tire recycling associations form partnership

Brussels – EuRIC the European Recycling Industries’ Confederation, and ETRA, the European Tyre Recycling Association,…

8th June 2018 > Read More

ATG mulling new production plant

Chennai, India – Alliance Tire Group (ATG), manufacturer of Off-highway tires, is considering the construction…

7th June 2018 > Read More

Toyoda Gosei business plan focussing on ‘new mobility’

Kiyosu, Japan – Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. has announced a new medium-term management plan, dubbed…

7th June 2018 > Read More

Enviro studying production of fuel from recycled tires

Stockholm – A joint project run by Research Institute of Sweden (RISE), together with tire…

7th June 2018 > Read More

Michelin advocating for more worn tire safety information

Laurens, South Carolina — Are consumers working with only half a deck, so to speak,…

7th June 2018 > Read More

Cabot to increase rubber black prices in EMEA

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

6th June 2018 > Read More

Conti bans social media apps in fear of data breach

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG has banned the use of social media apps such as…

6th June 2018 > Read More

Nokian to focus on sustainability at new test facility

Santa Cruz De La Zarza, Spain — Nokian Tyres PLC has said stepped up its…

6th June 2018 > Read More

Dow ‘actively looking’ for M&As, acquiring system houses

Maastricht, Netherlands – Dow Polyurethanes is on the hunt for systems houses that fit with…

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Trelleborg starts sealing solutions roadshow

London – Trelleborg Sealing Solutions is holding a European roadshow where it will be sharing…

6th June 2018 > Read More

Nearly 90k registrations for chemicals as REACH deadline ends

Helsinki – A 10-year registration period for existing chemicals in the EU is now complete…

5th June 2018 > Read More

Kuraray increases elastomer prices again

Tokyo – Japanese materials supplier Kuraray is raising the prices of some of its elastomers…

5th June 2018 > Read More