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The plastic rear axle transmission beam developed by ContiTech and BASF weighs 25% less than the die-cast aluminum beam it replaced.
Rising benzene prices have already impacted prices of PS and nylon 6 appears to be next.
There was no shortage of new thermoplastics and additives covering the full range of end-use applications.
Duration of force majeure at BASF's nylon 66 UK production facility uncertain at moment.
Despite a cloudier outlook—speaking both metaphorically with the Chinese economy's 'new normal' and literally with rainy season showers—Chinaplas 2015 still packed in exhibitors and attendees over four days this May in Guangzhou.
As high-performance materials follow the path taken by some commodity resins, farming could replace drilling as suppliers rely more on plants than oil or gas for feedstocks.
Here’s a first look at new technology in materials, auxiliaries, and all types of processes.
While price increases for nylon 66 are attributed to supply contraints, those for nylon 6 are linked to upward raw material costs.
Check out these three interesting finalists of the 2014 SPE Automotive Innovation Awards within the interior applications category.
Now fully-owned by Ineos, Styrolution will continue to operate as a stand-alone business within Ineos Industries Holdings.
BASF has added the first carbon fiber-reinforced PBT to its Ultradur line with low electrostatic charge and good conductivity.
Latest plastics personnel moves, including Engel, Davis-Standard, Milacron, DME, Mack Molding, BASF, DuPont and more.
Nylon 66/6 copolymer meets UL 94 V-0 at 0.4 mm.
With lightweighting and fuel efficiency as drivers, two German automakers pursue alternative technologies for structural parts.
PE and PP are expected to hold firm or head upwards, but it’s a mixed bag for PS and PVC prices.
By year's end, Ineos will be sole owner of Stryrolution, its 50-50 joint venture with BASF.
Two-year-old Dutch-Italian startup company invents biocompatible, high kill-rate antibacterial treament for any plastic.
Thermoplastic composites represent a new class of structural parts for automotive and a new opportunity for injection and compression molders.
BASF's new Ultramid nylon 6 and 6/6 resins derived from biomass boast identical product formulation and quality.
Product is known for its excellent toxicological profile and low migration rate.