Clariant supports China’s auto industry in critical weight reduction & safety, high performance under the hood 

ClariantShanghai, June 14, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, turned its Chinaplas 2018 spotlight on innovative, no-VOC masterbatches to support the Chinese automotive industry’s response to progressive new fuel-economy standards and reducing vehicle emissions.

SONGWON underlines commitment to packaging industry and presents new ink binders and adhesives at ProPak

SONGWON underlines commitment to packaging industry and presents new ink binders and adhesives at ProPak.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)Ulsan, South Korea – June 13, 2018 – SONGWON Industrial Group is exhibiting its expanding range of ink binders and adhesives at ProPak, Asia’s number one show for food, drink & pharmaceutical processing and packaging. A leading specialist in polyurethane ink binder technology for gravure and flexography printing inks and polyurethane laminating adhesives used in flexible packaging laminates, SONGWON will showcase its latest high-performance products and solutions.

科莱恩携最新医疗包装解决方案亮相2018世界制药原料中国展

科莱恩针对医疗行业展示全套包装解决方案。
(图片提供:科莱恩)上海,2018年6月13日 –全球领先的特种化学品制造商科莱恩将再次出席于2018年6月20日至22日在上海新国际博览中心(SNIEC)举办的世界制药原料中国展(CPhI China)。CPhI China是中国乃至亚太地区顶尖的制药原料展览会,科莱恩将展示针对制药行业的全套包装方案,其中包括结合HAT IN产品优势和翻盖包装功能的新型HAT 顶部翻盖包装瓶,该产品能为客户提供更多功能。

Clariant Catalysts collaborates with Hydrogenious Technologies in breakthrough hydrogen storage and logistics technology 

Delivery of the Liquid Organic Hydrogen Carriers (LOHC) applications at the United Hydrogen Group (Tennessee, USA). (Photo: Hydrogenious Technologies GmbH)Munich, June 12, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that its Catalysts business has formed an alliance with award-winning clean energy company, Hydrogenious Technologies, to provide reliable, scalable and safe hydrogen supply solutions for a wide variety of applications.

ARLANXEO to increase prices for its Keltan (EPDM) products

ARLANXEOMaastricht / Geleen - ARLANXEO raises its prices for Ethylene propylene diene rubber grades (EPDM) as follows:

Omron Corp. and Taiwan’s collaborative robot company Techman Robot Inc. form strategic alliance on collaborative robots

Omron Corp. and Taiwan’s collaborative robot company Techman Robot Inc. form strategic alliance on collaborative robots. 
(Photos: Omron, PR048)Omron Corp. (HQ: Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto. President and CEO: Yoshihito Yamada) and Techman Robot Inc. (HQ: Taoyuan, Taiwan), the world’s leading company for collaborative arm robots that work together with people, announced that the two corporations have signed an agreement to form a strategic alliance in the area of collaborative robots. Through this alliance, Omron will globally market and sell Techman’s TM series of collaborative robots via Omron’s worldwide distribution network under a co-branded logo, starting in the second half of FY2018. Furthermore, Omron and Techman will cooperate in developing the next generation of collaborative robots that will be easier to integrate with Omron’s other factory automation products in order to realize an innovative manufacturing environment where humans and machines work in harmony.

Archroma joins hands with Lahore University of Engineering & Technology to foster innovative research in textiles

Prof. Dr. Fazal Ahmed Khalid, Vice Chancellor UET, Lahore and Mujtaba Rahim, CEO Archroma Pakistan signing the MoU between the two institutions. 
(Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 11 June 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan. The MoU will pave way for cooperation initially for a five-year period.

Mactac announces new colours and faster matching service for the MACal 9800 Pro Series

Mactac announces new colours and faster matching service for the MACal 9800 Pro Series. (Photo: Mactac, PR008)SOIGNIES, Belgium, June 11, 2018 – The FESPA 2018 show in Berlin saw Mactac Europe launching 16 new colour choices and faster colour-matching for the popular MACal 9800 Pro range — including six new colours inspired by Mondrian’s palette. It means an even wider range of choices for long-term vehicle marking, window graphics, decorative & signage panels, and other branding applications.

Omron to Collaborate with Cisco in Manufacturing Innovations

Omron to Collaborate with Cisco in Manufacturing Innovations. 
(Photo: Omron, PR051)
Omron Corporation (HQ: Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto; President and CEO: Yoshihito Yamada) and Cisco Systems G.K. (head office: Minato-ku, Tokyo; President and General Manager: Miyuki Suzuki) have agreed to collaborate by integrating Cisco’s leading networking and security technology into Omron programmable logic controllers (PLCs), which are designed to deliver reliability under extreme conditions at manufacturing plants. Through this collaboration, the two companies will enhance the security of today’s increasingly intelligent manufacturing sites with IoT while helping manufacturers achieve safe and secure manufacturing.

World premiere in Overijssel: The first PlasticRoad bike path comes in Zwolle

TotalVianen/Zwolle, June 7, 2018 – The PlasticRoad, a road made of recycled plastic, becomes a reality. The municipality of Zwolle and the province of Overijssel have committed to the first PlasticRoad pilot project. In September the first PlasticRoad will be constructed in Zwolle and in another location in the province a few months later. The PlasticRoad concept was launched in 2015 by market leader in road construction KWS (a subsidiary of Royal VolkerWessels). In 2016, KWS entered into a partnership with Wavin and Total for further development of the PlasticRoad.

Clariant completes REACH registrations

ClariantMuttenz, June 7, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that it has completed Phase 3 of the EU regulation REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals). The regulation was introduced by the European Union to ensure a high level of protection for human health and the environment, to improve the communication of information on handling chemical products, and to preserve and enhance the competitiveness of the chemical industry in the European Union.

Clariant launches Playing with Beauty!, an innovative formulation concept for an emotional beauty routine experience 

Clariant launches Playing with Beauty!, an innovative formulation concept for an emotional beauty routine experience. 
(Photographs: Clariant)Muttenz, June 7, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the introduction of its innovative and unique beauty care range, Playing with Beauty!, developed specially to generate a more interactive and engaging emotional experience as part of everyday beauty routines.

Clariant’s Deepak Parikh to join American Chemistry Council Board of Directors 

Clariant's Deepak Parikh to join American Chemistry Council Board of Directors. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, June 6, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced that Deepak Parikh, Clariant's Region President of North America, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the American Chemistry Council (ACC). Parikh was approved to serve on the Board of Directors during the ACC Annual Meeting in Colorado Springs (CO), for a term from January 1, 2019 until December 31, 2021.

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