Simpson Print demonstrates commitment to a more sustainable future with its SGP Partnership sustainability certification

SGPThe SGP Partnership, announced today Simpson Print of Bloomingdale, ON, Canada, has achieved its sustainability certification. From wide format to UV offset, digital and more, Simpson Print has a range of printing capabilities from packaging to retail displays, signage and fixtures.

Addressing assembly challenges with Henkel’s new ultra-performance instant adhesive: LOCTITE® 402

Addressing assembly challenges with Henkel’s new ultra-performance instant adhesive: LOCTITE® 402. 
(Photo: Henkel, PR093)Henkel’s extensive LOCTITE® Instant Component Bonding range has a new best-in-class instant adhesive product for the assembly of small components in high-speed production applications as well as quick, on-the-go repairs. This new addition is LOCTITE 402, an instant, high strength adhesive whose features and benefits are designed to help address industry challenges such as: productivity, reliability, and design diversification.

Illuminate eye contours with new Clariant active Rootness® Awake from soil-free cultivated plant power

Rootness Awake comes from roots of sweet potatoes grown in aeroponic cultures. 
Foto: Plant Advanced Technologies (PAT)Reduce dark circles and under-eye bag formation with the help of the latest Premium Root Power skincare active from Clariant Natural Ingredients. Launched today, Rootness Awake is an enriched extract of inflammation-fighting compounds obtained from sustainably-grown Ipomoea batatas (sweet potato) roots. It offers science-backed efficacy in reducing discoloration and ensuring firmness, promoting a revitalized more youthful eye contour.

The new Guardian Glass Training Center offers glass knowledge, skills and training

The new Guardian Glass Training Center offers glass knowledge, skills and training. 
(Photo Guardian Glass, LLC, GRDPR194)Developed to help the glass community of fabricators, processors, wholesalers, architects and specifiers learn more about glass and the role it plays as a design and building material. The new Guardian Glass Training Center is a digital learning platform that offers a variety of online interactive training tools and resources, including video-based learning sessions, accredited training modules, webinars and an in-person training booking system.

SANITIZED AG launches a new biocide-free product for durable, odor-free textiles, ideal for all application processes

A new product for durable, odor-free textiles: Biocide-free, ideal for all application processes. 
(Photo: SANITIZED AG, PR041) SANITIZED AG, the specialist for hygiene function in textiles, is expanding its Sanitized® Odorex portfolio for odor-neutralizing technologies. The new OX20 product is usable on cotton, viscose, or synthetic fibers. It does not contain any biocides, it is highly wash-resistant, and it can be combined well with other effects.

Avery Dennison to invest over €60 million in capacity expansion and manufacturing efficiency in Europe

Avery Dennison to invest over €60 million in capacity expansion and manufacturing efficiency in Europe. 
(Photo: Avery Dennison, PR469)Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) today shared details of two major investments aimed at expanding its manufacturing capacity and improving factory efficiency in Europe to meet growing demand for its label and packaging materials.

MMI for TECHNYL® C PA6 fiber-reinforced grades: The new reference for predictive simulation services

Demonstrator molded with TECHNYL® RED for the pulsated air pressure tests at DOMO’s Application Performance Testing centres.DOMO’s MMI advanced predictive simulation services for PA66 parts are already the reference on the market for accurate simulations. Now, the simulation tool devised to help OEMs and parts suppliers develop stronger, lighter, more cost-effective parts, is the new reference for PA6 parts, as well. Thanks to the DOMO Service Hub, manufactures for e-mobility can take their polyamide solutions to the next level.

Solvay at JEC World 2022

Solvay has launched CYCOM® EP2190, an epoxy-based system combining superior toughness for thick and thin aircraft primary structures with excellent in-plane performance in hot/wet and cold/dry environments. (Photo: Solvay, PR006)At JEC World 2022, Solvay will highlight some of its latest innovations and initiatives for aerospace manufacturing such as advanced composite, surfacing and adhesive materials.

ELIX Polymers earns the Platinum medal from EcoVadis for its good sustainability practices

ELIX Polymers earns the EcoVadis Platinum, the highest recognition in CSR.
(Photo: ELIX Polymers, PR066)ELIX Polymers, a leading global thermoplastics manufacturer, continues to make great strides in terms of sustainability and corporate social responsibility. Every year, ELIX Polymers undergoes a series of demanding audits and assessments. This year, 2022, the company has once again undergone the annual evaluation conducted by EcoVadis, a reputed agency in the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) area.

Solvay Expands Solvalite® Portfolio with Prepregs for Automotive Body Panels and Invests in Xencor LFT Production Facilities

Solvay Expands Solvalite® Portfolio with Prepregs for Automotive Body Panels and Invests in Xencor™ LFT Production Facilities. 
(Photo: Solvay, PR021)Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty materials, has announced an important addition to complement its broad portfolio of composite materials for the automotive industry: SolvaLite® 714 Prepregs, a new-generation of unidirectional carbon-fiber and woven-fabric products pre-impregnated with SolvaLite® 714 epoxy resin. These innovative prepregs offer fast-cure cycles, long outlife, and have been optimized for manufacturing automotive components, such as body panels at short compression molding cycle times in serial production runs.

DOMO Chemicals invests to expand production capacity of TECHNYL® polyamide in China to meet growing market demand

DOMO Chemicals invests to expand production capacity of TECHNYL® polyamide in China to meet growing market demand.DOMO Chemicals, a global leader in engineered materials, announced a long-term investment plan in China to continue expanding its production capacity of TECHNYL® high-performance polyamides. This plan aims to meet growing demand in the automotive, electrical & electronics, and industrial consumer goods industries, and help build a sustainable future. DOMO Chemicals acquired Solvay's Performance Polyamides business in 2020 and has sold the TECHNYL® products globally since February 1, 2022, including in China, one of the company's key strategic markets.

Westfalia Fruit Brings Avocado Expertise to India

From left to right: GVK Naidu (Managing Director at Sam Agri), Zac Bard (Executive Global Farming, growers and commercial nurseries at Westfalia), Amos Or (Dvori Or), David Levin (Marketing Director at Sam Agri) and Ms. Levin (Sam Agri). (Photo: Westfalia Fruit, PR007)As a leading multinational supplier of avocados and a range of fresh vegetables and fruit, Westfalia is expanding its operations into India where it will supply local markets, retailers and wholesale markets with locally produced avocados and avocados from our global network of farms.

Packaging can make homecare more sustainable

Packaging can make homecare more sustainable. 
(Photo: Mondi, PR211)Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has highlighted the power of packaging in creating a more sustainable homecare industry.

Solvay and Carbios Demonstrate Enzymatic Depolymerization in PET/PVDC Barrier Film

Solvay and Carbios demonstrate enzymatic depolymerization in PET/PVDC barrier film. 
(Photo: Solvay, PR014)Solvay and Carbios successfully demonstrated that multi-layer PET films coated with Diofan® PVDC high-barrier polymer are fully compatible for enzymatic depolymerization - Carbios’ innovative recycling process. Results show that the PET is fully depolymerized, whereas the PVDC remains intact.

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