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EU chemicals industry welcomes anti-dumping revamp

Brussels –  The European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic) has welcomed an agreement reached 3 Oct…

5th October 2017 > Read More

Mesgo presents new R&D and lab facilities

Bergamo, Italy – Rubber compounder Mesgo SpA has unveiled a newly established corporate R&D centre…

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Teijin raises aramid fibre capacity

Arnhem, the Netherlands – Teijin’s Aramid business has added a new production line at its…

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Momentive to demonstrate LSR capabilities at Fakuma

Waterford, New York  – Momentive Performance Materials Inc. will feature its Silopren liquid silicone rubbers…

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Adidas steps up Speedfactory manufacturing programme

Herzogenaurach, Germany – Adidas has ramped up its Speedfactory project with the launch of the…

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Pirelli completes global offering of shares

Milan, Italy –  Marco Polo International Italy SpA and Pirelli & C. SpA have completed…

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Using elastomer films to generate electricity

  Würzburg, Germany – Water is still the most important source of renewable energy in…

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CMP moves in China, eyes North America

Logrono, Spain – Spanish rubber-to-metal parts supplier CMP Automotive Group is moving to new buildings…

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Giti marks start of production at US plant

Richburg, South Carolina – South Carolina governor Henry McMaster and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. president and…

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Honda shuts Japan plant amid refocus on EVs

  Tokyo - Honda is taking the rare step of shuttering a Japanese assembly plant as…

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China’s rubber futures price crashes in September

All ERJ on-line news reports are exclusive to subscribers to European Rubber Journal magazine. If you are…

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Ineos blasts Scottish shale gas ban

Glasgow, Scotland – Ineos has slammed a Scottish government decision to ban shale gas developments,…

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Aramco to acquire 50% stake in Petronas polymers project

Dhahran, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Aramco is paying around $900 million (€765 million) to acquire…

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Trelleborg offers virtual LSR tour

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has set up a virtual 360° tour of its…

3rd October 2017 > Read More