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EU probes Chinese truck & bus tire dumping

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

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Chemical makers criticise UK Brexit plan

London – The UK government is making the full transition to Brexit “unnecessarily complex,” according…

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Orion carbon black “extremely tight” in Europe

Luxembourg – Orion Engineered Carbon is running close to full capacity in Europe, Jack Clem, CEO of…

15th August 2017 > Read More

Conti, Kordsa to develop ‘green’ tire-cord adhesives

Hanover, Germany – Continental’s Tire division and Kordsa aim to jointly “establish” a new resorcinol-…

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Harvard researchers advance self-healing rubber

Harvard researchers advance self-healing rubber Cambridge, Massachusetts – Researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson…

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Teknor Apex building new ‘hub of innovation’ in Europe

Pawtucket, Rhode Island – Teknor Apex Co., a custom compounder based in Pawtucket, is expanding…

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Goodyear reports higher accident rate

Akron, Ohio – After several years of improvements, Goodyear has suffered a setback in its…

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Tire recyclers join UK parliament advisory group

London – The Tyre Recovery Association (TRA) has been accepted into membership of the Parliamentary…

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Cooper claims gains in corporate social issues

Findlay, Ohio — Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. claims it has cut its energy usage…

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Phillips Carbon Black ‘makes the grade’

Calcutta , India –  Phillips Carbon Black Ltd (PCBL) last week unveiled plans to invest…

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Cabot sees pricing gains as China tightens green rules

Boston, Massachusetts – Cabot Corp. is benefiting from a “ratcheting” of enforcement of environmental regulations…

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Mesnac posts sales jump in H1 2017

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

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Expansions in pipeline at Datwyler sealing products unit

Altdorf, Switzerland – New capacity additions are on the cards for Dätwyler’s Sealing Solutions division,…

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LSR is a pet’s next best friend

Lucerne, Switzerland—Liquid silicone rubber gets a lot of attention for technical components like medical products…

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