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Tire recycler Black Bear raises €11m to advance global ambitions

Nederweert, The Netherlands – Dutch company Black Bear has raised €11 million to refine its…

10th September 2018 > Read More

People: Kumho Tire Europe appoints new president

Lutterworth, UK – Kumho Tire Europe GmbH has appointed Kyungtai Ju as its new president,…

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Kraiburg TPE supplies Thai toothbrush manufacturer

Waldkraiburg, Germany – Thai manufacturer of toothbrushes and household brushes, The First Thai Brush Co….

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Endurica and TARRC launch durability testing partnership

Hertford, UK – The Tun Abdul Razak Research Center and Endurica LLC have established a…

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Rubber-modified asphalt a key growth area for tire recycling

Washington – Tire-derived fuel and rubber-modified asphalt are the key growth areas in tire recycling,…

9th September 2018 > Read More

Halcyon-Agri to set up digital platform for natural rubber trading

Singapore – Natural rubber supply group Halcyon Agri Corp Ltd is mulling the launch of…

7th September 2018 > Read More

Michelin raises €2.5bn through European bond offerings

Paris – Michelin has placed a three-tranche bond offering valued at $2.9 billion (€2.5 billion),…

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Bridgestone recalls 2,700 commercial truck tires in US

Nashville, Tennessee – Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations and Bridgestone Canada are voluntarily recalling approximately 2,700…

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Event: Goodyear CEO Kramer to speak at ITEC

Akron, Ohio – Richard Kramer, Goodyear chairman, CEO and president, is slated to deliver his…

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Vibracoustic develops seat dampers for better in-car entertainment experience

Darmstadt, Germany – Vibracoustic GmbH has developed a modular seat damper design concept in order…

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Nokian powers US warehouse with solar energy

Colchester, Vermont – Nokian Tyres’s warehouse facility in Colchester, Vermont is now powered by solar…

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People: Orion names new CEO

Luxembourg – Orion Engineered Carbons has named Corning Painter, a former executive at Air Products…

6th September 2018 > Read More

Mitsui Chemicals to expand elastomer production in Singapore

Tokyo – Mitsui Chemicals Inc. is increasing its production capacity for Tafmer high-performance elastomers in…

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Nexen Tire Europe relocates HQ in Germany

Eschborn, Germany – Nexen Tire Europe has relocated its head office in Germany and its…

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