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  1. Rain-X Debuts Its Newest Premium Beam Wiper Blade, Rain-X Silicone AdvantEdge, Featuring Innovative Silicone Rubber Technology

    ITW Global Brands, a leader in servicing the auto aftermarket with best-selling car care products, has launched the new Rain-X Silicone AdvantEdge Wiper Blade, the only premium beam wiper blade sold in auto retail stores that features precision-engineered silicone rubber designed to withstand the most extreme weather conditions

  2. Amco Polymers Announces Expansion Into Mexico

    Amco Polymers, a leading distributor of commodity, engineering and specialty polymers, is pleased to announce the expansion of their distribution business into Mexico

  3. KKR To Acquire Minnesota Rubber And Plastics From Norwest Equity Partners

    Quadion LLC, d.b.a. Minnesota Rubber and Plastics (“MRP” or the “Company”), a leading provider of elastomer and thermoplastic solutions, announced recently that it is being acquired by KKR, a global investment firm, from Norwest Equity Partners (“NEP”), a Minneapolis-based middle-market equity investment firm

  4. HEXPOL Acquires Kirkhill Rubber; Well-Known U.S. Rubber Compounder

    HEXPOL is pleased to announce the acquisition of the business of Kirkhill Rubber from the founder Mr. Edward Reker, his family and co-owners

  5. PQ Corporation Enters Into Alliance To Expand Polyolefin Catalysts Production In Asia

    PQ Group Holdings Inc. (“PQ” or the “Company”), a leading, highly diversified global provider of specialty catalysts, materials, chemicals and services, recently announced that it has entered into an exclusive alliance with KD Corporation (“KD”) to produce polyolefin catalysts from KD’s facilities in the Republic of Korea

  6. Milacron’s DME Product Brand Signs Historic Strategic Partnership Agreement With Hawk Mold And Die Supply Inc.

    Milacron Holdings Corp., a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry, is pleased to announce that its DME product brand, a leader in mold technologies, has signed a distribution agreement with Hawk Mold and Die Supply Inc. of Pipersville, Pennsylvania

  7. voxeljet AG Expands Its 3D Printing Materials Portfolio For Direct Parts From High Speed Sintering (HSS) With Polypropylene (PP) And Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU)

    voxeljet AG (the “Company”, or “voxeljet”), a leading provider of high-speed, large-format 3D printers and on-demand parts services to industrial and commercial customers, today announced the launch of a number of new speciality materials for its High Speed Sintering line of 3D printers

  8. Plastics Pipe Institute Issues Advisory For Substandard Plastic Pipe

    The Plastics Pipe Institute, Inc. (PPI) today issued a warning about substandard plastic pipe. High-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe that does not comply with relevant product standards has been found in the oil and gas gathering operations of the Permian and Delaware basins in Texas and New Mexico, according to the association. These pipelines are not marked with relevant product standard requirements, and may not comply with those product standards. Pipe that is not properly

  9. Mitsui Chemicals To Increase Production Capacity For TAFMER High-Performance Elastomers

    Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (President & CEO: Tsutomu Tannowa) today announced that Mitsui Elastomers Singapore Pte Ltd (MELS; Managing Director: Shinya Matsunaga), a wholly owned subsidiary based in Singapore, is set to raise its production capacity for TAFMER high-performance elastomers

  10. Hexion And Vanora Create A New Biocide-Free Waterborne Binder Solution For The Paint And Coatings Industry

    VeoVa vinyl ester monomer from Hexion Inc. (“Hexion” or the “Company”) is a key component in a new specialized binder developed by Vanora for the paint and coatings industry that is environmentally preferred for having no volatile organic compounds (VOCs)