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UK scientists create world’s first ‘molecular robot’

Manchester, UK – Scientists at The University of Manchester have created “the world’s first molecular…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

German-Korean link-up targets moulding machinery market

Leobersdorf, Austria / Soltau, Germany – Nortec Maschinentechnik GmbH has entered the market for new…

22nd September 2017 > Read More

Early adopters in LSR moulding share pros, cons

Placentia, California — George Kipe has been in the liquid silicone rubber game since its…

21st September 2017 > Read More

Butadiene market recovering from storm Harvey

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21st September 2017 > Read More

Sailun Vietnam plant produces first speciality tire

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India slaps anti-dumping duties on Chinese truck and bus tires

New Delhi, India – The Indian government’s ministry of finance has imposed anti-dumping duties on…

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China begins probe into halogenated rubber dumping

Beijing – China’s ministry of commerce (MOFCOM) has launched an investigation into allegations of dumping…

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Clariant rejects appeal to rethink Huntsman merger

Muttenz, Switzerland – Swiss chemical giant Clariant AG has rejected a request to rethink its…

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Goodyear acquiring automated tire-inspection business

Akron, Ohio – Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. is acquiring automated tire inspection business Ventech…

21st September 2017 > Read More

Conti steps up sustainability bid with “lighthouse project”

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG is stepping up its sustainability efforts with the appointment of…

20th September 2017 > Read More

Michelin looking to save €1.2bn by 2020

Singapore – Groupe Michelin is seeking to save roughly €1.2 billion through to 2020, company…

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Report: Typhoon hits Vietnam rubber growers

Hanoi – Rubber growers in Vietnam are counting the cost of Typhoon Doksuri, which swept…

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Yokohama tree project reaches 500k goal

Tokyo—Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd has achieved its target of planting 500,000 trees under its ‘Yokohama…

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Nizhnekamsk advances synthetic rubber plans

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