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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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Updated: China’s Hixih to expand tire capacity

Jining, China – China’s engineering rubber and tire maker Hixih Rubber Industry Group is planning…

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Phillips Carbon Black expanding plants, mulls new facility

Calcutta , India –  Phillips Carbon Black Ltd (PCBL) is investing Rs.300 crore (€40 million),…

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Germany to ban rubber seals from drinking water systems

Report based on interview with Boris Engelhardt, chief executive of the WDK, which was published in July/Aug issue…

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Enviro extends rCB deals in China, South America

Stockholm – Scandinavian Enviro Systems (Enviro) has extended its memorandums of understanding (MoUs) with Chinese…

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