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SABIC doneert 3.200 beschermingsmiddelen aan het UMC+ Maastricht in strijd tegen COVID-19

SABIC doneert 3.200 beschermingsmiddelen aan het UMC+ Maastricht in strijd tegen COVID-19. Van links naar rechts:
John Bruijnooge General Manager SABIC Site Geleen
Ronald Verrips sr manager EHSS SABIC Site Geleen
SABIC, leider in de chemische industrie, doneert ruim 3.200 persoonlijke beschermingsmiddelen vanuit de productielocatie in Geleen in strijd tegen COVID-19.

DOMO Chemicals to invest €12 million in new nylon plant in China

DOMODOMO Chemicals, a leading producer of high-quality engineering materials for a diverse range of markets, has announced plans for a new state-of-the-art plant in Zhejiang, China. The new plant will be capable of producing 50,000 tons of sustainable and innovative engineered nylon compounds each year. The company signed a new factory project through “cloud contract” with PingHu DuShan port Economic Development District on February 20, 2020. Production is expected to commence in the fourth quarter of this year.

KRAIBURG TPE is supplying a skin-friendly thermoplastic elastomer for an innovative Protos® headset

An easily fusible compound from the VS/AD/HM THERMOLAST® K series from KRAIBURG TPE gives the gray headband of the Protos® Headset Integral from Pfanner Schutzbekleidung GmbH a pleasantly soft and velvety touch and nonirritant skin tolerance in accordance with ISO 10993-10. (Image: © 2020 Pfanner Schutzbekleidung)The Austria-based company Pfanner Schutzbekleidung GmbH is having the headband for its Protos® Headset Integral manufactured by injection molding of a thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) from KRAIBURG TPE. The material provides excellent processability and ensures high wearing comfort.

ELIX Polymers provides leading quality assurance and technical value services for pre-coloured ABS used in healthcare applications

ELIX Polymers provides leading quality assurance and technical value services for pre-coloured ABS used in healthcare applications. 
(Foto: ELIX Polymers, PR056)ELIX Polymers, a leading specialist in high-performance ABS materials, will demonstrate its commitment in the healthcare sector at Pharmapack 2020, the European pharma packaging industry exhibition taking place on February 5 and 6 at Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles. The company, which is enhancing the visibility of its quality assurance and key technical services associated with medical-grade pre-coloured ABS compounds, has its own stand, K60, in Hall 7.2. It will show its product portfolio, demonstrate new innovations, and discuss its service offering.

Beaulieu Fibres International prioritizes collaborative product development & sustainable long-term partnerships at INDEX20

New pilot line prioritizing collaborative product development.Beaulieu Fibres International, the leading European polyolefin and BICO fibre supplier, will announce at INDEX20 completion of its pilot line in Terni, Italy, the start-up of the state-of-the-art multifunctional production line in Terni, and the new BICO line in Belgium. The company invites the Nonwoven sectors to join efforts in accelerating the development of innovative and sustainable solutions for a rapidly changing global market (Stand 1340).

Foam-free and extremely lightweight for sophisticated components

KRAIBURG TPE’s innovative new technology for thermoplastic elastomers with very low material density allows the production of extremely lightweight thin-walled moldings by injection molding and extrusion that provide excellent surface quality and are able to withstand mechanical loads. (Image: © 2020 KRAIBURG TPE)KRAIBURG TPE has developed an innovative material technology that enables the production of thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) with very low density. The result is three new product lines for extremely weight-saving components of a type that is in increasing demand for vehicle construction, power tools and various other application areas.

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