Armacell acquires Brazilian PE foam producer PoliPex
European insulation and engineered foams producer Armacell International announced it has extended its product portfolio in Latin America with the acquisition of Brazilian extruded polyethylene insulation foams maker PoliPex.
K 2016: Solvay plans facility and partnership in Mexico
Solvay Group is venturing into Mexico with a nylon compounding unit aimed at the automotive market.
K 2016: Plastics Europe's Patrick Thomas calls for 'zero tolerance' over plastic waste
The global plastics industry needed to have a ‘zero tolerance’ towards plastic waste, according to Patrick Thomas, the chairman of European trade body Plastics Europe.
K 2016: Reifenhäuser wants to set standards in extrusion
Reifenhäuser Group (Hall 17 Stand C22) is exhibiting its extrusion technology at K 2016 under the motto: “Setting the New Standards”. Bernd Reifenhäuser, CEO of Reifenhäuser Group, explained that this a development of the group's...
K 2016: Peter Neumann leaves Engel in great shape
Engel Holding GmbH's teaser advertisements for K 2016 read: “A new generation takes shape.”