SONGWON announces exclusive distribution partnership with Chemo International Inc.

SONGWONSongwon Industrial Co., Ltd., the world’s 2nd largest manufacturer of polymer stabilizers and key global player in the specialty chemicals business is pleased to announce that it has entered a distribution partnership with Chemo International Inc., for its Business Unit (BU) Coatings.

Ethience® Protect - the complete relief to compromised skin

Compromised skin is typically dry, irritated, reactive and sensitive. Ethience Protect restores a strong and resilient barrier function, bringing back hydration, reducing damage and improving skin brightness. (Photo: Clariant)Welcome relief for compromised skin. Clariant Active Ingredients and Beraca launch Ethience Protect, a new barrier function balancer for modern skin care, with proven efficacy on key consumer concerns and eco-conscious production. The innovative Brazil nut extract rebuilds and strengthens skin’s natural protective shield, leading to better hydrated, less sensitive, healthier looking skin.

In China for China: Clariant Additives steps up at Chinaplas 2021

With the slogan “The Symphony of Collaboration” Clariant underlines its tailored support, agility, and collaboration to address specific local challenges and to help meet China’s fast-evolving needs. (Photo: Clariant)At Chinaplas 2021, Clariant will debut new high-end sustainable additive solutions for plastics to support local manufacturers in adapting quickly to the requirements of highly-demanding new applications and environmental goals (Booth 15E39).

OQ poised to be an active partner in a new era of innovation and sustainability in China

OQ poised to be an active partner in a new era of innovation and sustainability in China. 
(Photo: OQ, PR011)As thinkers of the future, OQ is focused on delivering reliable solutions for a global polymer market where innovation and sustainability play a defining role. As recognised by the theme of this year's CHINAPLAS, one of the world's leading technology-oriented plastics and rubber trade fairs, innovation and sustainability are the foundational pillars required to reach the full potential of a bold new era for polymers.

Malvern Panalytical and Concept Life Sciences announce integration

Malvern Panalytical and Concept Life Sciences announce integration.
(Photo: Malvern Panalytical)Malvern Panalytical (Malvern, UK and Almelo, The Netherlands), manufacturer of analytical systems, and Concept Life Sciences (Cheshire, UK), a contract research organization, have today announced a full business integration. The integration will expand the existing analytical instrument and service relationship (Amplify Analytics) to include the Chemistry and Biology services of CLS. Both entities are operating businesses within the Spectris plc Group.

DOMO fills product gap in black transparent laser welding

Welded Air Conditioning pipes. The welding is passing the burst test. The pipes do not break along the welding. 
(Picture ©DOMO Engineering Plastics Europe)DOMO Chemicals has developed a new product family PA66 based black plastics suitable for laser welding, a technology that is increasingly used in joining together thermoplastic parts. DOMO’s new laser transparent Technyl® STAR AF 219 V30 black LT is now available on the market.

Beaulieu Flooring Solutions poised to step up innovation and sustainability focus through 2021 and beyond after robust 2020

Wim Coppens, Vice President of Beaulieu Flooring Solutions.
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Beaulieu Flooring Solutions, a business unit of the Beaulieu International Group (B.I.G.), is ready to build from strong sales results in 2020 to deliver flooring that answers design, functional and sustainability demands in 2021 and beyond.

Clariant expands in China by opening a joint venture production facility in Cangzhou for high-end stabilizer additives

Clariant and Tiangang’s joint world-class production facility for process and light stabilizers in Cangzhou, Hebei Province.
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a focused, sustainable and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced the opening of a new world-class production facility for process and light stabilizers. The facility is jointly owned by Clariant and Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary Co., Ltd. (Tiangang), a privately owned producer and leading supplier of light stabilizers in China.

Celyscence- Clariant Active Ingredients takes on senescence for healthy aging skin

New Celyscence targets senescence-associated skin damage, improving brightness, hydration and visible firmness. Clear signs of healthy aging. 
(Photo: Clariant)Discover the cellular senescence preventer. Clariant Active Ingredients’ new milk thistle flower extract Celyscence targets this major contributor to the skin aging process to recover healthy skin and improve hydration, brightness. Demonstrating its scientifically-proven effectiveness on areas including the aging-sensitive yet often neglected décolleté, Celyscence delivers a new approach for formulators to innovate and differentiate in the healthy aging skin care space.

Drupa 21: OQ Propyls to offer solutions to meet the industry’s current challenges

Drupa 21: OQ Propyls to offer solutions to meet the industry’s current challenges.
(Photo: OQ, PR009)OQ Chemicals (formerly Oxea) is reaching out to the print and flexible packaging markets ahead of Drupa 2021 to reaffirm its commitment in guiding the industry on the benefits and efficiencies inherent in its best-in-class propyl blends.

Spanish fashion retailer Alvaro Moreno to save 90 tonnes of plastic per year by switching to more sustainable packaging from Mondi

Spanish fashion retailer Alvaro Moreno to save 90 tonnes of plastic per year by switching to more sustainable packaging from Mondi. 
(Photo: Mondi, PR180)Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has helped Spanish retail chain Alvaro Moreno to save almost 90 tonnes of plastic per year by switching from plastic to paper shopping, online delivery and gift bags.

Devan and Jeanologia join forces to reduce water usage for antimicrobial and skincare finishes for post garment treatments

Devan ChemicalsDevan, leader in sustainable and functional textile finishes, has been working together with Jeanologia, a global leader in sustainable and efficient finishing technologies for textiles, to reduce further water consumption during the application of Devan’s awarded BI-OME® antimicrobial and R-Vital® skincare range.

Malvern Panalytical launches Smart Manager, a cloud based ‘control room’ for Zetium and Axios-mAX XRF systems

Malvern Panalytical launches Smart Manager™, a cloud based ‘control room’ for Zetium and Axios-mAX XRF systems. (Photo: Malvern Panalytical)Today, Malvern Panalytical introduces Smart Manager, one of the new Smart Solutions in the Connected World, a cloud based ‘control room’ that connects and monitors all Zetium and Axios-mAX XRF systems. It will give customers a clear picture of both the real-time utilization and health of their instruments, wherever they are in the world.

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