Archroma announces progress on integration of M. Dohmen

Archroma recently acquired 100% of the shares of M. Dohmen Korea Ltd. The company’s name has been changed to Archroma Korea Ltd on April 30, 2018.
(Photo: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 18 May 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, announced the further integration of M. Dohmen, an international group specializing in the production of textile dyes and chemicals for the automotive, carpet and apparel sectors. This went into effect on May 1, 2018 and follows Archroma expanding its stake in M. Dohmen from 49% to 75% in September 2017.

SONGWON further extends its antioxidant range for fuels and lubricants with the launch of SONGNOX® L570 at the STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition

SONGWON further extends its antioxidant range for fuels and lubricants with the launch of SONGNOX® L570 at the STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition.
(Photo: SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.)Ulsan, South Korea – May 18, 2018 – Following its successful debut at the Annual Meeting & Exhibition of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) in 2017, SONGWON will once again be present this year. The company will be introducing the latest addition to its range of antioxidants for fuels and lubricants. SONGNOX® L570 complements SONGWON’s broad aminic, phenol, phosphite and thioester antioxidant product range, further extending its breadth and depth.

Clariant Offers Sorb-It® PHARMA Desiccants for Bulk Pharmaceutical Uses

New Sorb-It® PHARMA desiccant bags from Clariant are produced in ISO 15378 GMP certified facilities to comply with global standards for primary pharmaceutical packaging. They are available in a range of standard sizes (50-400g) to protect bulk drugs or active ingredients.
(Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, May 18, 2018 – Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, and its Healthcare Packaging business line, introduce Sorb-It PHARMA desiccant bags, an enhanced line of desiccants that are now produced in new ISO 15378 GMP certified facilties to comply with global standards for primary pharmaceutical packaging.

Belden Provides Robust Connectivity with Industrial Cellular Router

Belden provides robust connectivity with Industrial Cellular Router. (Photo: Belden, PR461) St. Louis, Missouri - May 17, 2018 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, has released the Magnum DX940e Industrial Cellular Router. This new, compact device from Belden’s GarrettCom brand adheres to NERC CIP industry standards by delivering stricter security protocols and extended flexibility for the most reliable connections over wired and wireless networks in energy facilities.

New ThermoPRO granulators from Rapid Granulator are tailor-made for use in-line with thermoforming lines

New ThermoPRO granulators from Rapid Granulator are tailor-made for use in-line with thermoforming lines. 
(Photos: Rapid Granulator, PR047)Bredaryd, Sweden – May 17, 2018 – At Plast 2018, leading size reduction equipment manufacturer Rapid Granulator is introducing a new range of granulators designed specifically for in-line processing of skeletal waste from sheet and film thermoforming lines. The new patent-pending ThermoPRO Series – based on an already patented Rapid design – is available in various standard and low-built formats for handling scrap widths from 600 to 1,500 mm (24-60 in.). A ThermoPRO 400-90 for granulating webs up to 900 mm in width (35 in.) will be on display at the company’s booth, B102, Pav. 15, during Plast 2018, 29 May – 1 June in Milan.

SABIC launches at NPE 2018 new formable hard-coated LEXAN™ MARGARD™ FHC sheet for glazing applications to comply with updated ECE R43 safety regulation

SABIC’s new LEXAN™ MARGARD™ FHC10 sheet, the latest addition to the company’s expanding automotive glazing portfolio can be used for moderately shaped glazing components for lower-production vehicles where injection molding is less cost-effective. Additionally, LEXAN™ MARGARD™ FHC10 sheet is a highly versatile product that can be used for non-automotive glazing, such as machine guards, cabin glazing for heavy equipment and many other typically formed and post-coated applications today.ORLANDO, FLORIDA, May 17, 2018 - SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, introduced here today at NPE 2018, booth S19001, LEXAN™ MARGARD™ FHC10 sheet, the latest addition to the company’s expanding automotive glazing portfolio. This advanced new technology is engineered to comply with the stringent visibility, strength and abrasion resistance requirements of ECE R43 (Regulation No. 43 of the Economic Commission for Europe of the United Nations). It features a tough polycarbonate (PC) base with exceptional optical quality, combined with a unique, formable hard coating that is pre-cured sufficiently to allow processing like regular PC sheet. In addition to ECE R43 compliance, LEXAN™ MARGARD™ FHC10 sheet can enable customers to avoid post-coating operations, and gives automotive OEMs and tiers a fresh new option for creating simple, curved glazing designs.

Perstorp announces name change of low-carbon runway deicer

Perstorp announces name change of low-carbon runway deicer. 
(Photo: Perstorp)Perstorp May 17, 2018 - Pergrip Run effectively deices runways, ensures safe take offs and landings even in the harshest of weather, while minimising harmful effects to the environment. It enables airports to lower their deicer related carbon footprint by up to 65 percent, it is biodegradable, and minimises corrosion to airplanes.

FESPA 2018 features a new easy-to-install Mactac film for non-professional installers

FESPA 2018 features a new easy-to-install Mactac film for non-professional installers.
(Photo: Mactac, PR394)SOIGNIES, Belgium, May 17, 2018 – A new Mactac Europe film that can be used without the need for professional installers features prominently at FESPA 2018 in Berlin. The JT 8300 Dot Series is designed to help employees of commercial spaces who struggle with the application of conventional promotional graphics.

TE Connectivity recognized as outstanding employer in Germany by the Top Employers Institute

TE Connectivity recognized as outstanding employer in Germany by the Top Employers Institute. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR259)DARMSTADT, Germany – May 17, 2018 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has announced its recognition by the Top Employer Institute as one of the best employers in Germany. The certification as “Top Employer” is the result of a multi-stage evaluation process conducted by the Institute. The institute assesses personnel planning, talent strategy, corporate culture, performance management, career planning and other employee metrics. Only employers, which meet the high standards of the Top Employers Institute, are subsequently certified.

FREELOCK Wire Closure System from Shin Kyung with Soft-Touch Dial Molding in THERMOLAST® K

The FREELOCK wire closure system from Shin Kyung for footwear and other applications requiring convenient tight closure and fast release features a rotary dial knob overmolded with THERMOLAST® K from KRAIBURG TPE. 
(Photo: © 2018 KRAIBURG TPE)KRAIBURG TPE announces that a unique new shoe lacing system developed by Shin Kyung Inc. (Korea) is manufactured using their innovative rotary dial, overmolded with THERMOLAST® K compound to provide both enhanced functionality and aesthetics.

Archroma becomes a contributor to the House of Denim Foundation

Archroma becomes a contributor to the House of Denim Foundation. 
(Photographs: House of Denim)Reinach, Switzerland, 16 May 2018 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, has entered a partnership with the House of Denim Foundation ("House of Denim"). Archroma will support House of Denim with a yearly financial contribution to the Foundation's Denim City and will share its expertise and network with House of Denim.

TE Connectivity offers new LED holders that are compatible with most COB-LED lighting components

TE Connectivity offers new LED holders that are compatible with most COB-LED lighting components. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR209)DARMSTADT, Germany – May 16, 2018 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has added the LUMAWISE Z45 LED Holder to its range of holders for chip-on-board (COB) LEDs. The new second-generation LED holder from TE is made in a high-strength, highly reflective halogen-free flame retardant thermoplastic (PBT). The Z45 LED holder is 5mm smaller in diameter compared to TE’s Z50 holder and uses adhesive for fast and easy assembly of the COB LEDs in the luminaire.

Clariant divulga novas tendências e formulações inovadoras para a indústria de personal care durante evento com clientes

Clariant BeautyForward III. 
(Fotografía: Clariant)São Paulo, 16 de maio de 2018 – A Clariant, uma das líderes mundiais em especialidades químicas, apresentou diversas inovações durante o evento “Clariant Essentials”, realizado para clientes e formadores de opinião, no dia 15 de maio, em São Paulo. A empresa também lançou a terceira edição de seu guia BeautyForward, com tendências de consumo para o segmento de Personal Care que inspiram novas formulações.

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