Nov 16, 2018
Plastic pipes increasingly replace pipelines made of aluminum, concrete, cast iron, copper or steel.
Nov 15, 2018
Should single use carrier bags be banned? Discussions on this topic increase in the media of many countries.
Nov 14, 2018
Melting, repeatedly deforming, and recycling: Thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) can be processed just like conventional standard plastics when reheated.
Nov 13, 2018
The market research company Ceresana analyzed the global market for titanium dioxide (TiO2) along its whole value-added chain already for the third time.
Aug 02, 2018
Elastically deformable plastics are necessary for many technical applications but also for various everyday objects. Per year, more than 12.7 million tonnes of these types of polymers are consumed worldwide.
Jul 31, 2018
Oil and gas are very valuable and should not be used for heating carelessly. Energy-efficient construction and renovation become increasingly important: Around the world, countries set up diverse support programs for a better insulation of buildings.
Jul 30, 2018
As measured by the global turnover, butadiene rubber (BR) is the second most important rubber after styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR).
Jul 20, 2018
Modern, efficient plastic windows perform important tasks such as automated ventilation, thermoregulation, or burglar control within the context of "smart homes".
Jul 19, 2018
Styrene-butadiene rubber (SBR) is the best-selling synthetic rubber and for decades, has been indispensable for many applications. In everyday life, SBR is mainly found in vehicle tires.
Jul 18, 2018
Carbon Black is utilized as a filler in tires and numerous other products made of rubber. In plastics, printing inks, paints, and coatings, carbon black is used as a black pigment.