Jul 04, 2019
For the sixth time, Ceresana analyzed the global market for brominated and chlorinated flame retardants as well as for ATH, organophosphates, ATO, and other types.
Jul 03, 2019
Digital printing and digitization of media: The market for printing inks is affected by disruptive changes but also offers new opportunities.
Jul 02, 2019
Ceresana examined the global market for polystyrene (PS) and expanded polystyrene (EPS).
Apr 17, 2019
Plasticizers belong to the best-selling chemicals. They are needed to make brittle plastics, rubbers, paints and coatings as well as adhesives more smooth, flexible, and soft.
Apr 16, 2019
Sunlight, acid or salt water: Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) can withstand practically anything and is almost indestructible.
Apr 15, 2019
Stabilizers are chemicals needed for many plastic and rubber products. These indispensable additives enable a safe production and processing; they protect plastics and rubbers against the effects of heat, UV light or oxygen.
Apr 11, 2019
Convenience products and delivery services are stirring up the market for plastic packaging.
Apr 10, 2019
Most of the time, plastics would be useless without additives. Additives facilitate the processing of plastics, protect against heat and UV rays, and expand the range of properties by modifying material characteristics.
Apr 08, 2019
They are more than their appearance: Paints and coatings are more and more often equipped with anti-bacterial properties when they are used in hospitals and doctor's surgeries; they help to inhibit the spread of dangerous germs.
Jan 24, 2019
Flexible without plasticizers, heat and cold resistant, skin-friendly, water-repellent but permeable to water vapor: Silicones offer characteristics that cannot be fulfilled by any other plastics.