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Long-term safety and reliable stability: High Resistance TPE for cosmetics

With High Resistance TPE for Cosmetics, KRAIBURG TPE is expanding its portfolio to include a compound series that withstands contact with particularly demanding ingredients, including isododecane. (Image: © 2022 KRAIBURG TPE)In the packaging sector, isododecane and similar substances are a challenge for thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs). If a material has not been specifically developed for use in the field of cosmetics, there is a risk that modifications such as swelling or degradation of the material may occur. This particularly affects products that are based on water-resistant formulations. With High Resistance TPE for Cosmetics, KRAIBURG TPE is introducing a product development that reliably meets standard requirements over the long term.

Solvay extends its sustainable polymer offering for smart devices and wearables

Solvay extends its sustainable polymer offering for smart devices and wearables. 
(Photo: Solvay, PR031)Solvay just launched the Kalix® 10000 series, an ideal structural material for precision electronics components used in smart devices, to complement its Kalix® product line. The newest HPPA-based material is set to take both performance and sustainability to the next level.

Archroma bridges the gap between art and science with a ready-to-use swatch book dedicated to its DEEP DIVE sustainable dyeing system for dark, popular color basics

The new Archroma DEEP DIVE 2.0 swatch book. 
(Photo: Archroma)Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, launches its first ever ready-to-use swatch book, dedicated to creating sustainable black and dark color basics for faster time to market, to support its popular DEEP DIVE 2.0 system.

Meet B.I.G. Yarns at Clerkenwell Design Week to explore inspiring possibilities for carpet tile collections

Meet B.I.G. Yarns at Clerkenwell Design Week to explore inspiring possibilities for carpet tile collections. (Photo: © Beaulieu International Group)B.I.G. Yarns has secured its debut spot at the return of Clerkenwell Design Week (24-26 May 2022) and can’t wait to inspire carpet makers, architects and designers with the endless possibilities to create imaginative and sustainable contract flooring.

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.

Mondi's FunctionalBarrier Paper wins Gold at DOW Packaging Innovation Awards

Mondi`s FunctionalBarrier Paper wins Gold at DOW Packaging Innovation Awards. 
(Photo: Mondi, PR208)Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, and French Les Crudettes - LSDH Group's Vegetable Division were recognised as Gold winner at this year´s Packaging Innovation Awards by DOW for using recyclable FunctionalBarrier Paper manufactured by Mondi to protect ready-to-eat salads. This prestigious prize follows five other wins scooped last year for the innovative paper-based solution.

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