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Trelleborg Sealing Solutions helps develop “revolutionary” subsea product

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions goes ‘above and beyond’ in helping to solve a complex subsea challenge…

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Teijin to expand Dutch aramid production

Arnhem, The Netherlands – Teijin Aramid is expanding production capacity for Twaron aramid “super fibre”…

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Linglong develops PU tire through 3D printing

Yantai, China – Chinese tire manufacturer Linglong Tyre has developed what it describes as ‘China’s…

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Michelin sues US tire retreader for patent infringement

Nashville, Tennessee – Michelin North America Inc. is suing Tire Recappers of Nashville Inc., alleging…

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Bridgestone on pace to achieve CSR goals

Tokyo — Bridgestone is committing to better. It’s focusing its efforts on developing better products,…

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Sentury awards US plant design to Ohio firm

Lagrange, Georgia. — Qingdao Sentury Tire Co. Ltd. has selected SSOE Group of Toledo, Ohio,…

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ExxonMobil to start up elastomer plant in Singapore this year

Singapore – ExxonMobil Corp. is expected to begin the start-up of a new 230 kilotonne…

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Michelin extends manufacturing run at Canada plant

Granton, Nova Scotia — Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. will continue to build tires —…

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High-performance elastomers market to grow at 6.4%

Leatherhead, UK – Global demand for high-performance elastomers is set to show a five-year growth…

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Giti recalls 395,000 Primewell passenger tires

Washington — Giti Tire (USA) Ltd. is recalling 394,378 Primewell Valera Touring II replacement passenger…

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Orgkhim in JV to produce pine-based chemicals

Nizhny Novgorod, Russia – Russian manufacturer green processing oils Orgkhim has entered into a 50:50…

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Producers set to cut natural rubber exports

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EU to limit worker exposure to rubber chemicals

Brussels – EU lawmakers have agreed to introduce stricter exposure limits for 13 “cancer-causing chemicals” in the…

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US sets dumping rates in ESBR case

Washington — The US Department of Commerce has ruled that emulsion styrene-butadiene rubber from Brazil,…

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