Engel opens physical foam moulding competence centre in Germany
Engel’s German subsidiary, Engel Deutschland Technologieforum has opened a MuCell Competence Centre in Stuttgart to advance the company’s structural foam moulding technology.
Wacker investigating US plant explosion
Wacker Chemie AG has started an investigation into a 7 Sept explosion at its US production site in Charleston, Tennessee to discover the root-cause of the incident.
Clariant rejects appeal to rethink Huntsman merger
Swiss chemical giant Clariant AG has rejected a request to rethink its planned €20bn (€16.6bn) merger of equals with US-based Huntsman Corp.
BASF in €1.6bn deal to buy Solvay's nylon business
German giant BASF SE has entered a €1.6bn deal to buy Solvay SA's polyamides business, the two chemical companies announced 19 Sept.
Barcode system eliminates drum mix-ups during silicone injection moulding
Elmet, an Austrian operating system supplier for the injection moulding of two-component liquid silicone rubbers (LSR), has introduced a standardized barcode system for drum labelling and recognition as an integral part of its TOP 5000 P...