News - 5 Feb 2014
Eastman Chemical Company has long been involved in the building and construction industry, supplying products that find their way into high-quality paints, adhesives and sealants, asphalt compounds,...
News - 10 Dec 2013
With one stomp of his foot, Zhong Lin Wang illuminates a thousand LED bulbs – with no batteries or power cord. The current comes from essentially the same source as that tiny spark that jumps...
News - 10 Oct 2013
BASF is now globally offering Ultramid® S Balance in a version for monofilament applications. The high performance polyamide 6.10, partly based on renewable resources, is available in various...
News - 19 Sep 2013
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. (Shaw), the world’s largest carpet manufacturer and a leading floorcovering provider, is investing $100 million to streamline its distribution network and expand its...
News - 2 Sep 2013
Synalloy Corporation, a growth oriented company that engages in a number of diverse business activities including the production of stainless steel pipe, fiberglass and steel storage tanks, specialty...
News - 7 Aug 2013
Ford is proving that pickups can be green and tough by adding rice hulls to the list of sustainable materials used to build F-150 – America’s best-selling truck.
Ford is using plastic reinforced...
News - 30 Jul 2013
BASF is building a new Ultramid® polymerization plant with a capacity of 100,000 metric tons per year in Shanghai, China. The new plant is planned to start up in 2015.
“As part of our...
News - 20 Jul 2013
Styron Europe GmbH and Ravago S.A. announced jointly today that they have signed a definitive agreement under which Styron’s Expandable Polystyrene (EPS) business will be sold to RP Compounds, a...
News - 26 Jun 2013
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: US Hard Surface Flooring Market
US demand to rise 5% annually through 2017
US demand for hard surface...
News - 17 May 2013
Polychim is setting a new benchmark in the performance of homopolymer polypropylene (PP) in packaging applications with the launch of a new thermoforming PP offering excellent aesthetics, high quality...