Clariant ColorForward® 2019 Inspires Mold-Texture Specialist

Clariant ColorForward 2019 Inspires Mold-Texture Specialist. 
(Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, July 17, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, announces the completion of a collaborative project with Pel Plastic srl, an Italian company specialized in mold texturing and surface design. Inspired by the 2019 edition ColorForward, Clariant’s color trend forecasting tool, Pel Plastic decided to experiment with a radically different approach to product design.

Ternua and Archroma join efforts on recycling and upcycling nutshell waste into fashion

With Nutcycle, outdoor brand Ternua partners with Archroma’s EarthColors® to create a capsule collection that reuses agricultural waste and applies it to garments, avoiding the use of artificial dyes. Watch the video.
(Photographs: Ternua)Reinach, Switzerland, 16 July 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, today announced collaboration with Ternua, an outdoor brand with a strong connection to nature.

New M12 cable assemblies from TE Connectivity enable rapid implementation of high-speed data networks

New M12 cable assemblies from TE Connectivity enable rapid implementation of high-speed data networks. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR229)DARMSTADT, Germany – July 16, 2018 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has extended its modular twisted pair cable assembly offering with new M12 cable assemblies. Conforming to EN45545 HL3 with fire and smoke characteristics, TE’s M12 cable assemblies are suitable for public transportation and other heavy industrial applications. Their rugged design enables them to withstand the vibrations experienced in trains and other demanding environments.

SABIC appoints AECTRA Plastiques SAS as its exclusive polyolefin distributor in France as of 1 January 2019

SABIC appoints AECTRA Plastiques SAS as its exclusive polyolefin distributor in France as of 1 January 2019.LYON, FRANCE, July 12, 2018 - SABIC and AECTRA Plastiques SAS announced their arrangement concerning the distribution of the whole SABIC® polyolefins portfolio in France during the occasion of the official opening of the AECTRA Plastiques’ office in Lyon. With immediate effect, AECTRA Plastiques will market, sell and distribute SABIC® polyethylene and polypropylene products in all industries, including automotive and pharmaceutical.

Archroma celebrates opening of Global Competence Center for Whiteness

Archroma’s CEO Alexander Wessels (3rd from left) inaugurates the new Global Competence Center for Whiteness in Prat, near Barcelona, Spain, on July 5, 2018, together with OBA specialist team (left to right) David Atkinson, Gabriel Martinez, Edna Trullas, Fabienne Schneider and Andrew Jackson. (Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 12 July 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, has officially inaugurated its new Global Competence Center for Whiteness in Prat, near Barcelona, Spain.

Kraiburg TPE portfolio for automotive and consumer applications expanded

New series: Thermoplastic elastomers from KRAIBURG TPE for automotive interior applications. (Photo: © 2018 KRAIBURG TPE)KRAIBURG TPE is highlighting its market-driven and customer-oriented development expertise at the 26th International Trade Fair Fakuma held from October 16 to 20, 2018 at Friedrichshafen Exhibition Center. In addition to current applications for its thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), the company – at Booth 5303 in Hall B5 – will also be showcasing two advanced new material series that provide excellent properties for automotive interior and consumer applications.

Avery Dennison shortlisted for Label Industry Global Awards 2018

Avery Dennison shortlisted for Label Industry Global Awards 2018. 
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR398)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — July 11, 2018 — Shortlisted as one of three finalists, Avery Dennison received the nomination for its recent introduction of a Sustainability Procurement Program, a collaborative evaluation platform providing sustainability ratings and performance improvement tools for the company’s global supply chain. The program rates suppliers in four key areas of activity: environmental, fair business, supply chain, and labor practice. The program’s overall objective is to engage suppliers in a continuous improvement process related to sustainability.

Avery Dennison® “Wrap Like A King” Challenge opens for vehicle wrap submissions

Avery Dennison® “Wrap Like A King” Challenge opens for vehicle wrap submissions.
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR400)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — July 11, 2018 — Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions announced the opening of its annual “Wrap Like A King” Challenge. This year’s vehicle wrap competition will run July 9 through September 15, 2018, and it will again include Regional Wrap Kings, Continental Wrap Kings and the crowning of the “King of the Wrap World.”

A Nemzeti Közművek Tritium villámtöltőkkel bővíti elektromos töltőállomás hálózatát 

A Nemzeti Közművek a stratégiai hálózat kiépítése keretében Tritium villámtöltőket telepít. Balról jobbra: Binder Tamás (IT infrastruktúra vezető, NKM Mobilitás Kft.), Jeroen Jonker (igazgató, európai értékesítési osztály, Tritium), Balogh Szabolcs (ügyvezető igazgató, NKM Mobilitás Kft.), Manuel Fernandes (vezérigazgató, európai operáció és üzletfejlesztés, Tritium). 
(Kép Tritium, PR006)Amszterdam, Hollandia 2018. július 11.: Magyarországon a Nemzeti Közművekhez tartozó NKM Mobilitás Kft. (Mobiliti) leadta az első rendelését 12 darab Tritium Veefil-RT 50 kW DC villámtöltőre. A Tritium az elektromos autók piacán a DC töltőinfrastruktúra megoldások vezető nemzetközi specialistája. A 12 darab Veefil-RT 50 kW DC villámtöltő része a Nemzeti Közművek új, elektromos autók töltését szolgáló magyarországi hálózatának kiépítésében.

Schüler für Chemie begeistern

Schüler für Chemie begeistern.
(Fotos ARLANXEO, ARPR043)Dormagen - ARLANXEO, einer der führenden Anbieter für synthetische Elastomere, veranstaltet vom 10. bis 12. Juli in Dormagen einen Schüler-Workshop für rund 20 Schüler der Realschule Hackenbroich. Bei der „Lernwerkstatt Mobilität“ entwickeln die Schüler einer 9. Klasse in Gruppenarbeit Visionen für eine nachhaltige Mobilität – Themen sind zum Beispiel innovative Produkte wie biobasierter Kautschuk von ARLANXEO und das magische Dreieck der Reifentechnologie, globale Transportketten sowie neue industrielle Herstellungsverfahren.

INEOS Styrolution raises the bar in food contact safety by achieving Chinese national GB standards compliance for its Luran® grades

INEOS StyrolutionINEOS Styrolution, the global leader in styrenics, announces today that two of its Luran grades, Luran SAN C 552495 and Luran SAN C NR, are in compliance with GB 4806.6-2016 (Chinese National Food Safety Standard on Food-Contact Use of Plastic Resins), the additives used are cleared under GB 9685-2016 (Chinese National Food Safety Standard on Use of Additives in Food Contact Materials and Articles). These grades are also compliant with USA Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and European Union (EU) food contact regulations.

Archroma completes full acquisition of automotive dyes expert M. Dohmen

ArchromaReinach, Switzerland, 10 July 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, today announced it has acquired all remaining minority shares in M. Dohmen S.A., an international group specializing in the production of textile dyes and chemicals for the automotive, carpet and apparel sectors.

SABIC features range of thermoplastic solutions for the solar industry at Intersolar North America

SABIC’s NORYL™ resin and LEXAN™ EXL copolymer resin materials for frames, junction boxes and connectors provide regulatory-compliant, time-tested solutions for the solar industry.SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA, USA, July 10, 2018 - SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, is showcasing here at Intersolar North America, in Booth #7616, its industry-leading portfolio of NORYL™ resins and LEXAN™ EXL copolymer resins that address customers’ needs for materials that can meet the higher voltage requirements of different solar energy systems, aiming to reduce costs and increase efficiency. SABIC is also sponsoring the event’s Innovation & Application Stage, where more than 20 solar industry experts, including presenters from SABIC, will provide insights into the latest trends in solar energy and systems.

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