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Compounding line for PC products starts up in Israel
03/10/2023 - Compounding line for PC products starts up in IsraelIsraeli materials specialist Tosaf (Afula; www.tosaf.com) has commissioned a new...
Avient announces material solutions for North American market
12/09/2023 - Avient Corporation, a provider of  sustainable material solutions and services, has announced the availability of a material solutions platform for electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE)...
Rules for Chemicals Made from Plastic Waste-Based Feedstocks under the Toxic Substances Control Act
07/09/2023 - The proposed Significant New Use Rules (SNURs) would require notification to and review by EPA before these fuels could be made using plastic waste-derived feedstocks that contain...
FRX, Lanxess plan partnership for flame retardant production
06/09/2023 - FRX Polymers and global specialty chemicals maker Lanxess A.G. are reviewing a deal under which Lanxess would make and sell FRX's Nofia-brand flame retardants.In a Sept. 1 phone interview...
New Study Reveals that Sweat may Leach Flame-retardant Chemicals from Microplastics
- TAGS:  Flame Retardants     A new study at the University of...
FRX and LANXESS sign memorandum of understanding to develop partnership
30/08/2023 - LANXESS, a global player in the chemical industry and flame retardant producers, and FRX Innovations, a global developer and manufacturer of sustainable polymeric flame-retardant...
Masterbatch manufacturer doubles capacity / Colouring of recyclates increasingly important, says director
29/08/2023 - Masterbatch manufacturer doubles capacity / Colouring of recyclates increasingly important, says directorGerman masterbatch specialist Heraplast (Vilgertshofen;
FRX and Lanxess partner for production of flame-retardant additives
27/08/2023 - German specialty chemicals company LANXESS, a global player in the chemical industry and one of the largest flame retardant producers, and FRX Innovations, a global developer and manufacturer of...
Cimbar Completes Acquisition of Almatis Specialty Alumina Manufacturing Assets
- TAGS:  Flame Retardants     Cimbar Resources announces that it...
Avient Expands Manufacturing of Its UL-certified XLPE Formulations to Europe
24/07/2023 - Avient Corporation announced it is expanding the manufacturing of its UL-certified
EPA Proposes SNUR Regulations for Flame Retardants Under TSCA Evaluation
- TAGS:  Flame Retardants    The U.S. Environmental Protection...
Plant for industrial EPS recycling now in regular operation / Initial capacity of 3,000 t/y
19/06/2023 - Plant for industrial EPS recycling now in regular operation / Initial capacity of 3,000 t/yThe first industrial plant for recycling EPS insulation materials from demolition and refurbishment work has...
NAFRA Statement on Safer Products for Washington Regulations
30/05/2023 - WASHINGTON (May 31, 2023) — The American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) North American Flame Retardant Alliance (NAFRA) issued the following statement in response to the publication of...