Clariant unveils first renewable, label- and VOC/SVOC-free neutralizer for waterborne paints at European Coatings Show

Clariant's novel neutralizer in the storage stability test. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, March 28, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, breaks new ground for the indoor paint and coatings segment with the launch of the industry’s first renewable-based, VOC/SVOC-free1 and hazard label-free neutralizing agent: Genamin Gluco 50.

SABIC Features New Solutions and Design Services at Aircraft Interiors Hamburg

To inspire aircraft industry seating tiers to take a fresh look at seat design and fabrication, SABIC licensed a Studio Gavari design for a sleek and ergonomically advanced economy class seat. The seat was printed using filaments made from SABIC’s ULTEM™ 9085 resin, which is compatible with 3D printing and meets FAR 25.853 flame, smoke and toxicity requirements and OEM-specific heat release standards. The use of 3D printing enabled the rapid prototyping of the Studio Gavari design without the expense of tooling, resulting in an economy class seat with less than 15 components, demonstrating the potential for part consolidation and manufacturing efficiency.Hamburg, Germany, March 27, 2017 - As airlines seek the opportunity to reduce weight, differentiate their brands, minimize costs and enhance their customers’ flying experiences, they look for versatile materials, creative design options and global support from suppliers who understand these desired outcomes.

Clariant strengthens collaboration with Gettel High-Tech Materials Co., Ltd on BOPP manufacturing in China

ClariantShanghai, March 27, 2017 – Clariant, a world-leader in specialty chemicals, is stepping up its collaboration with one of the biggest BOPP manufacturers in the world - the Gettel High-Tech Materials Co., Ltd in China to jointly promote additives and liquid feeding technology in BOPP industry in China. While Gettel will continue to leverage Clariant's solutions that include the antistatic additive Hostastat® FA 68 combined with liquid feeding technology and AddWorks® LXR 408, Clariant will find better distribution of its new technologies and products.

SONGWON Industrial Group ends a good year with steady growth

SongwonUlsan, Korea – March 24, 2017 – SONGWON Industrial Group (www.songwon.com) today released its financial results for FY2016. In terms of sales, it was a very positive year overall for the organization with almost all product lines contributing to the Group’s growth despite the ongoing challenging economic environment.

The 16th Eurocom Worldwide Conference in Dubai attracted a record number of global agency leaders

Member Group Photo Eurocom Worldwide Dubai 2017.
The 16th Eurocom Worldwide Annual Conference held on 17th March 2017 attracted 29 agency leaders from across Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia to the global city of Dubai, UAE. This year’s event focused on key issues facing the global PR industry, including the changing role of communicators, digitisation and the growing importance of metrics, and provided a platform for members to further develop relationships and co-operation with partners from around the world.

Belden Offers DataCentre Solutions That Are Faster, Easier, Better

Belden offers DataCentre Solutions that are faster, easier, better. 
(Photos: Belden, PR445)Venlo, The Netherlands - March 23, 2017 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, used its presence at Data Centre World 2017 to highlight the benefits of its industry-specific product range.

Let Milliken help you bring your foam mattress to life with a splash of color

Encapsys’ encapsulated PCM provides lasting cooling comfort and has superior thermal performance, prompting the tagline “Experience Personal Comfort Management…with EnFinit.”
(Photo © 2017 Encapsys, all rights reserved, MKPR166)Ghent, Belgium — Deep Color Foam is an important trend, giving mattress manufacturers the opportunity to diversify their product lines and stand apart from the competition. Milliken Chemical has the tools to make Deep Color Foam a reality, and will be showcasing the bright, bold end results at Interzum 2017.

Avery Dennison at FESPA 2017: ‘transforming for you’ with five new product innovations for vehicles and architecture

Avery Dennison at FESPA 2017: ‘transforming for you’ with five new product innovations for vehicles and architecture. (Photos: Avery Dennison, PR353)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — March 22, 2017 — Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions Europe will be revealing five innovative products at FESPA 2017. This year’s stand, in Hall B7, will show the new digital wrapping series, MPI™ 1105, together with a range of other vehicle and architectural solutions. These include 5600 LD Translucent Films, an outdoor High Opacity Film that covers existing graphics, Facade Film for building decoration, and 18 new Supreme Wrapping™ Film colours.

ARLANXEO to increase prices for its Keltan (EPDM) products

ARLANXEOGeleen / Maastricht – ARLANXEO raises its prices for Ethylene propylene diene rubber grades (EPDM) as follows:

SONGWON announces global price increases for its polymer stabilizers

SongwonUlsan, Korea – March 22, 2017 – SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. today announced price increases up to 10% on its polymer stabilizers.

New Push Grip Wire Connectors from TE Connectivity for Lighting Installations and Residential Wiring Systems

New Push Grip wire connectors from TE Connectivity suit many electrical installations. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR127)
HARRISBURG, PA., USA – March 22, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced the new Push Grip wire connectors for electrical installations. These tool-less, poke-in wire splice connectors provide visual termination of solid and stranded wires in gauges from 22 to 12 AWG (0.5 – 2.5 mm²). The connectors are color-coded according to the number of positions for easy identification, and their compact size enables them to be used in tight spaces. A test slot incorporated into each connector allows for voltage testing.

New Clariant AddWorks® ATR 146 opens door to next-generation durable, low emission automotive interiors

New Clariant AddWorks® ATR 146 opens door to next-generation durable, low emission automotive interiors. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, March 22, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, introduces its new heat and light shield to address strengthening OEMs’ requirements in automotive interiors. AddWorks ATR 146 is now setting a new benchmark, aiming to create longer-lasting aesthetics and a healthier environment inside future vehicles due to reduced Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC).

Clariant launches PolyMax® 850 catalyst for more profitable and sustainable fuel upgrading

PolyMax® 850: high-performance and sustainable catalyst for petroleum refineries.<br (Photo: Clariant)Munich, March 21, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the launch of PolyMax 850, a high-performance, sustainable catalyst for petroleum refineries. The new phosphoric acid catalyst increases polygasoline, nonene and tetramer yields at lower operating temperatures, thus reducing costs and boosting productivity. Compared to previous generations of the PolyMax series, the new catalyst offers an even longer service life, helping to minimize waste in the fuel upgrading process.

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