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Lanxess doubles PA, PBT capacity in North Carolina

Monday, January 11th, 2016 | Permalink

Lanxess (Cologne, Germany and Pittsburgh, PA) has started up a second production line for high-performance plastics compounding at its facility in Gastonia, North Carolina, as planned. The new line represents an investment of about $15 million and doubles the site’s production capacity from 20,000 to 40,000 tonnes annually. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Erema sets up shop in Russia

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015 | Permalink

Erema is finishing the year the way it started: with the founding of a new company. The Austria-based recycling technology group has announced that it is further “investing in its presence in the Russian-speaking area” with the establishment of a brand new subsidiary called “OOO Erema ” in Russia. The official opening will be held at Interplastica Moscow, which takes place at the beginning of next year from Jan. 28-31, 2016. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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LyondellBasell acquires Indian compounder

Monday, November 30th, 2015 | Permalink

LyondellBasell has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the polypropylene (PP) compounding assets of India’s Zylog Plastalloys. Upon completion of the acquisition, LyondellBasell will double its automotive customer base in India and become the third largest producer of PP compounds in the country with an annual capacity of 44,000 tonnes (97 million pounds).  Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Coperion-ProTec Polymer collaboration offers technology for long fiber compounds

Monday, November 30th, 2015 | Permalink

Coperion GmbH (Stuttgart, Germany) is expanding its offering in the area of long fiber technology for the European and Asian regions. In cooperation with ProTec Polymer Processing GmbH (Bensheim, Germany), Coperion now offers complete installations for the production of long fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFTs), meeting the growing need for LFT pellets. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Hot wheels at the Tokyo Motor Show

Monday, November 23rd, 2015 | Permalink

Welcome to our second and final review of the recent Tokyo Motor Show. (You can view part one here: ” Easy vehicle access is standout theme at Tokyo Motor Show .”) Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Lightweighting Injection Molding read more

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Hot wheels at the Tokyo Motor Show