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Governments step up SR anti-dumping measures

London – Measures against dumping of synthetic rubber gained momentum last month as a number…

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Carbon black makers in expansion mode

London -  Following plant closures by carbon black makers in the past few years, recent…

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NR supply-gap closes amid slump in prices

Kuala Lumpur – The gap between global supply and demand for natural rubber (NR) has…

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Michelin to double capacity at Chennai plant

Chennai, India –  Michelin has inaugurated a new production line at its Chennai plant that,…

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Pyrolysis is ‘the way forward’ for tire recycling

London – Tire pyrolysis is the best recycling process despite its complicated nature and high…

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Wickham awards for TAARC, Doshin and Top Glove leaders

Kuala Lumpur – At the recent Global Rubber Conference, held 12-14 Sept in Kuala Lumpur,…

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Growing MacLellan extends gaskets framework deal

Wolverhampton, UK – Northern Gas Networks Group (NGN) has extended a framework agreement with MacLellan…

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IoM3 meeting to focus self-healing elastomers

London – Self-healing elastomers is the topic of the next meeting being staged by the…

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Fakuma: Kistler advances system to optimise multi-part moulding

Winterthur, Switzerland –  At Fakuma, the Kistler Group will demonstrate the new functionalities of ComoNeo…

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Feature: New capabilities drive demand for TPEs

Maturity in some market segments, but the thermoplastic elastomers industry still has a fair amount…

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Pirelli PZero ‘world sales space’ in Munich

Munich, Germany – Pirelli has inaugurated PZero World store in Munich following on from last…

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Freudenberg acquiring US household gloves business

Weinheim, Germany – Freudenberg Household Products LP, part of Freudenberg Group, is acquiring US-based household…

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New chairman takes charge at Nizhnekamsk

Kazan, Russia – Tatarstan-based petrochemicals company Nizhnekamskneftekhim has announced a change to its top management…

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Nexen to break ground on US technical centre

Richfield, Ohio — Nexen Tire America Inc. is moving forward with plans for a new…

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