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‘New Lanxess’ to acquire Chemtura for €2.4bn

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

26th September 2016 > Read More

Bridgestone opens automotive rubber plant in Indonesia

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

26th September 2016 > Read More

Smithers Rapra facility hit by fire at weekend

Shawbury, UK – Smithers Rapra’s facility in Shawbury, near Shrewsbury, was hit by a fire…

26th September 2016 > Read More

Michelin sets up aircraft tire subsidiary in China

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

25th September 2016 > Read More

Reshuffle at Cooper Tire adds Europe to Ceneviz’s duties

Findlay, Ohio – Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. has announced that Luis Ceneviz will take…

25th September 2016 > Read More

Goodyear recalls 1,600 truck tires

Washington – Goodyear has recalled 1,650 Goodyear G399A LHS medium truck tires, size 295/75R22.5 LRG,…

25th September 2016 > Read More

US finds material injury in ESBR case

Washington – The US International Trade Commission has voted 6-0 that preliminary evidence of material…

25th September 2016 > Read More

Interview: Germany adapting to new market challenges

Article published in the September/October edition of European Rubber Journal magazine ERJ talked to Hans-Jürgen Drechsler…

25th September 2016 > Read More

Sasco Chemical rejoins IISRP as affiliate member

Houston, Texas —Sasco Chemical Group Inc. has rejoined the International Institute of Synthetic Rubber Producers…

25th September 2016 > Read More

Trelleborg introduces new abrasion-resistant compound

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg’s engineered products operation has launched RedFine+, an compounded, abrasion resistant sheet…

25th September 2016 > Read More

Opinion: Tire labels stuck in a rut

London – Almost four years after its introduction, the jury is still very much out…

23rd September 2016 > Read More

Bain Capital to exit Trinseo

Berwyn, Pennsylvania – Trinseo expects a deal in which Bain Capital Everest Manager Holding SCA…

23rd September 2016 > Read More

IAA commercial vehicles 2016: Tire telematics theme

Hanover, Germany – The week-long IAA commercial vehicles 2016 exhibition kicked off in Hanover on…

22nd September 2016 > Read More

Four die in explosion at Chinese MDI plant

Yanati, China – China’s Wanhua Chemical Group announced that an explosion occurred on Sept 20…

22nd September 2016 > Read More