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Cancarb investing €35 million to expand capacity

Medicine Hat, Alberta – Cancarb Ltd is investing $40.1 million (€35 million) to expand thermal…

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Recycled carbon black maker shuts Munich HQ

Munich, Germany – Pyrolyx AG has closed its headquarters in Munich as part of plans…

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Hankook earnings fall on lower sales in key markets

Seoul, South Korea – Hankook Tire Co. Ltd. suffered an 11.3% drop in operating income…

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Brazilian natural rubber association joins IRSG

Sao Paulo, Brazil – Sao Paulo’s Association of Natural Rubber Producers and Processing Plants (Apabor)…

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ERJ Brainteaser Results 2019

List of Brainteaser questions over the past couple of months, along with the answers and readers supplying…

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Kraton studying sale of medical elastomers business

Houston, Texas – Kraton Corp. has initiated a strategic review into its Cariflex business which…

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Technology: Trelleborg develops “next-generation” seals for EVs

Stuttgart, Germany – Trelleborg Sealing Solutions (TSS) has launched two new seals specifically developed for…

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Carbon black maker Longxing reports 2018 profit jump

Xingtai, Hebei – Chinese carbon black maker Longxing Chemical has seen its net profit increase…

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Cooper Tire reports double-digit decline in operating income

Findlay, Ohio – Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. suffered a 46.6% drop in fiscal 2018…

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Event: China to host Rubbercon 2019

Hangzhou, China – The Chinese city of Hangzhou will host Rubbercon 2019 in April this…

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‘High value’ tires drive Pirelli’s growth

Milan, Italy – Pirelli C. & SpA has reported a 3.7% year-on-year revenue increase in…

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US issues import duties on truck/bus tires from China

Washington — The US Department of Commerce has handed down final countervailing and antidumping duty…

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Profitability halved at Trinseo’s rubber business

Berwyn, Pennsylvania – Trinseo’s fourth quarter sales was hit by lower volumes in various segments,…

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Goodyear SoundComfort wins consumer accolade

Diegem, Belgium – Goodyear’s tire noise reduction technology, SoundComfort, has been voted product of the…

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