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Key factors for choosing silicone solutions in medical device lubrication

Key factors for choosing silicone solutions in medical device lubrication

There are no lagging moments for the medical devices market worldwide, as demand is growing, against the backdrop of expanding healthcare expenditure as a result of universal healthcare reforms; as we

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Challenges beget opportunities; Sri Lanka on the road to growth

Challenges beget opportunities; Sri Lanka on the road to growth

Various industries that are reliant on high performance and quality rubbers are advancing at a past pace. Today, opportunities and challenges, alike, are shaping...

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Tyre Sector: Living on the edge with airless tyres

Tyre Sector: Living on the edge with airless tyres

No-flat tyres were almost inconceivable with the proliferation of the ubiquitous pneumatic tyres. However, with the advent of airless tyres, the..

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Synthetic Rubber: Arlanxeo making strides in the Asian sector

Synthetic Rubber: Arlanxeo making strides in the Asian sector

Synthetic rubber company Arlanxeo appointed Joosang Kim as Managing Director of Arlanxeo Singapore Pte Ltd, effective 1 February 2018. He replaces Georges Barbey...

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Silicone Rubber: Bio-inspired soft robots are coming

Silicone Rubber: Bio-inspired soft robots are coming

Robotics designs have diversified from rigid to flexible, in a bid to make a new breed of agile robots that mimic the locomotion...

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Synthetic Rubber: Rubbers go the extra mile for green tyres

Synthetic Rubber: Rubbers go the extra mile for green tyres

Advancements in synthetic rubbers contribute to the tyres’ potential to enhance fuel economy of vehicles...

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NR Production To Reach 10.8 million tonnes

July 6, 2012

Production of natural rubber by members of the Association of Natural Rubber Producing Countries (ANRPC) will reach 10.8 million tonnes in 2012. This is a 4.9% rise from 10.325 million tonnes produced in the previous year. The new data comes…

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Axson acquires high performance resin business

July 6, 2012

Telesystem portfolio company, Nanoledge sold its high performance resin business to Axson, a specialists in high performance polymer formulation. Nanoledge is an innovative startup focused on the high performance epoxy market. Nanoledge has significantly improved composite material performance through its…

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New material enables stretchy electronics

July 6, 2012
flexi

By combining a liquid metal in a porous polymer, the researchers achieved 200% stretchability in a material that does not suffer from stretch

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Asia Carbon constructs new power plant

July 6, 2012
powerplant

Utilising residual heat generated from the company's carbon black manufacturing process, the plant's 3000 KW capacity will satisfy the company's electricity needs for the foreseeable future

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Lanxess launches fuel-saving calculator app

July 4, 2012

Available in German and English, the software is already available as an app for iPhones and iPads in the App Store

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Conveyor belts, gloves drive rubber demand, says Semperit

July 4, 2012

Apart from tyres, conveyor belts are expected to fuel demand for rubber. The market size of conveyor belts in 2011 was estimated at EUR3 billion and is expected to reach EUR4 billion in 2015. This growth will be supported by…

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Bridgestone constructs tyre plant in Vietnam

July 3, 2012
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Construction of the Bridgestone Vietnam tyre plant started 2 July in the Dinh Vu Industrial Zone in northern Hai Phong, Vietnam. The US$575 million project, the biggest foreign investment so far in Hai Phong is being built on a 1.02…

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Cooper’s Serbia factory earns ISO9001:2008

July 3, 2012

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. announced that its tyre manufacturing subsidiary in Krusevac, Serbia has earned ISO9001:2008 quality standard certification. The Serbia plant certification brings all eight of the tyre manufacturing facilities operated by Cooper and its family of companies…

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Bridgestone to debut top tyre grade

July 3, 2012
ecopia

Come October 1, Bridgestone Europa will introduce its A/A rated tyre Ecopia in the United Kingdom. The tyre has top A grades on both fuel efficiency and wet grip and is the first product in the industry to achieve the…

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Business fuels spike in attendance in Tyrexpo Asia 2013

July 2, 2012
tyre

Tyrexpo Asia heavyweights Stamford Tyres, YHI Corporation, Elgi Rubber, Omni United and BKT are among more than 120 companies who have already signed up

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