Article - 21 Nov 2012
Football boots have come a long way from being merely a protective footwear for a player to being a performance enhancer.
Article - 27 Apr 2004
BASF are to continue developing an innovative Saqndwich Plate System (SPS) involving steel and polyurethane for use in bridges.Advantages of the system and current projects are outlined. Posted April...
News - 2 Jul 2013
In plastics research, there are various ways of developing innovative and potentially successful new materials. Additives help to give familiar substances new properties, while mixing polymers can...
News - 6 Jul 2012
Teijin Group's subsidiary, Teijin Fibers is supplying NANOFRONT, a high-strength polyester nanofiber, to New Balance, who will use the product in its running shoe replacement insoles. New Balance...
News - 12 Jan 2012
Teijin Fibers, the flagship company of the polyester fibers business of Teijin Group, has declared that it has started the supply of Nanofront, its high-strength polyester nanofiber, to New Balance...
Article - 27 Oct 2020
A Manchester start-up company, Space Blue Limited, has used graphene to increase the performance of recycled tire rubber, reducing wastage from vehicle tires and contributing to positive environmental...
News - 28 Aug 2008
The quest for lighter, stronger and safer sports equipment has provided added benefits to world-class and recreational athletes – as well as a market opportunity for a number of key DuPont...
News - 19 Feb 2007
BASF Group company Elastogran plans to purchase the Dutch Polyurethane System House Polymer Chemical Company B.V. (PCC). An agreement finalizing the planned acquisition was signed by both parties on...
News - 6 Jul 2005
BASF has acquired Huntsman’s global toluene diisocyanate (TDI) business, effective July 6, 2005. Financial terms for this agreement were not disclosed.
The transaction involves Huntsman...
News - 1 Aug 2017
I didn’t play any full-contact sports in school, like football or rugby, but I still came home with my fair share of minor injuries from marching band practices and competitions (playing the...