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BKT expanding carbon black production at Indian plant

Seregno, Italy – Off-highway tire maker Blakrishna Industries Ltd (BKT) has started production at its…

3rd September 2019 > Read More

Marangoni Meccanica starts next chapter with new CEO

Rovereto, Italy – Two months after its spin-off, Marangoni Meccanica has started a new chapter…

3rd September 2019 > Read More

Medical segment driving LSR growth

Cleveland, Ohio — The range of products and applications for liquid silicone rubber is growing,…

3rd September 2019 > Read More

European production plant key to Toyo growth strategy

Hyogo, Japan –Toyo Tire Corp has set out its growth strategy for the next four…

2nd September 2019 > Read More

Cooper Standard reports 46% earnings fall, lowers forecast

Novi, Michigan – Cooper Standard has seen sharp declines in sales and earnings (adjusted EBITDA)…

2nd September 2019 > Read More

New Marl power plant to cut Evonik carbon footprint

Essen, Germany – Evonik Industries AG is investing a three-digit-million-euro sum in a new high-efficiency…

2nd September 2019 > Read More

Hankook earns design honour for two products

Nashville, Tennessee – Hankook Tire America Corp. is a finalist in the automotive and transportation…

2nd September 2019 > Read More

Trelleborg focusing on LSR technology

London – Trelleborg has invested heavily in liquid silicone rubber (LSR) technologies as the biocompatible…

2nd September 2019 > Read More

Kraiburg TPEs comply with new German guideline

Waldkraiburg, Germany – Kraiburg TPE’s Thermolast M compounds meet the requirements of the guideline for…

2nd September 2019 > Read More

Nexen appoints ex-Porsche official as R&D executive

Seoul – Nexen Tire is strengthening its global research and development competitiveness with the appointment…

30th August 2019 > Read More

Cooper Standard signs new Fortrex agreement in Asia

Novi, Michigan – Cooper Standard has signed a new technology agreement to supply its elastomeric…

30th August 2019 > Read More

ERJ Special Report on Sustainability

European Rubber Journal has just published a new Special Report on Sustainability, which is available…

30th August 2019 > Read More

Natural rubber price tracker: Decline continues

London – The decline in natural rubber prices continued over the past few weeks, as…

30th August 2019 > Read More

Freudenberg materials meet Chinese food standards

Weinheim, Germany – Freudenberg Sealing Technologies (FST) has successfully tested its sealing materials for the…

30th August 2019 > Read More