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Tire RFID standard now expected by end of 2019

Clermont-Ferrand, France – After some recent delays, a universal ISO standard for RFID tire tags…

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New SI Group emerges as SK completes acquisition

New York – SK Capital Partners has completed its acquisition of global additives and intermediates…

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TRWP, data-access top ETRMA board agenda

Brussels – EU legislators are being targeted by public debate, which is leading institutions to…

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Bridgestone retains top spot in global tire rankings

But change afoot, as Camso deal boosts Michelin; while Sumitomo jumps to fifth slot After…

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Technology: Covestro unveils TPUs based on carbon dioxide

Leverkusen, Germany –  Covestro has introduced the first in a series of thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPUs)…

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Event: UK group meeting on elastomer processing

London – The next Rubber in Engineering Group (RIEG) organised ‘afternoon technical discussion meeting’ will…

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ERJ Brainteaser Results   

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

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EU automotive industry issues Brexit “cliff-edge” warning

Brussels – European automotive manufacturers and suppliers have jointly issued a stark warning about the…

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Domestic decline stymies German rubber industry

Frankfurt, Germany – The German tire & rubber goods manufacturing industry experienced a 0.7% dip…

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Evonik starts up US tire-silicas plant

Essen, Germany – Evonik Industries has started up a precipitated silica plant for the tire…

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Kumho ups EPDM prices on higher feedstock costs

Akron, Ohio – South Korean EPDM maker Kumho Polychem Co. recently announced a price increase…

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Electrification shaking up rubber auto-parts sector

Slowly but surely a picture is emerging of the challenges facing suppliers of rubber-based components…

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Kraiburg TPE boss mulls “unpredictable” market

Friedrichshafen, Germany – Despite having had a good year in 2018, Kraiburg TPE GmbH &…

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PolyOne launches TPE production in India

Pune, India – PolyOne has officially opened a new thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) production line at…

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