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Wacker Builds New Dispersions and Polymer Powder Plant in South Korea

South Korea: Polymer Binders

Wacker Builds New Dispersions and Polymer Powder Plant in South Korea

09/28/2017 - Wacker Chemie is expanding its existing production plants for polymer binders in South Korea. The Munich-based chemical company plans to build a new spray dryer for dispersible polymer powders at its Ulsan site. read...

Powder and Bulk Solids India Renamed Powtech India

India: Marketplace for Powder & Bulk Handling

Powder and Bulk Solids India Renamed Powtech India

09/27/2017 - Powtech India is the new name for the trade fair for powder, bulk solids and process technologies that has previously taken place in Mumbai, India, under the name “Powder and Bulk Solids India”. read...

Akzo Nobel Announces Plans to Build EHEC Plant

The Netherlands: Cellulosic Ethers

Akzo Nobel Announces Plans to Build EHEC Plant

09/25/2017 - Akzo Nobel's Specialty Chemicals business is studying plans to build a world-class plant for its Bermocoll business, which supplies ingredients for the paint and buildings and construction industries. read...

The Latest Preparations for Powtech Run at Full Blast

Powtech 2017

The Latest Preparations for Powtech Run at Full Blast

09/07/2017 - Will the visitor record of 16,000 for the previous event be broken this year? There is no reason why it should not be like that with regard to the focus topics of Powtech 2017. And the challenges of the bulk solid process industry are unabatedly high. Containment, traceability and, of course, digitalization demand new ideas and technologies. read...

Partnership for Bio-based Chelates Used in Detergents

The Netherlands: Chemicals Business

Partnership for Bio-based Chelates Used in Detergents

09/05/2017 - Akzo Nobel's Specialty Chemicals business and Itaconix have signed an application agreement to evaluate and develop innovative bio-based chelates for use in the consumer and industrial detergents and cleaners markets. read...

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Flexible, Dust-tight Docking of Bulk Materials Containers at Dosing Units

Docking System

Flexible, Dust-tight Docking of Bulk Materials Containers at Dosing Units

09/04/2017 - You are looking for an automatic docking system for containers? Exact dosing and weighing is just as important as contamination-free operation and product and operator protection? And last not least an easy to clean layout is a must for you? Then you will find here the right answer. read...

NEWS

Johnson Matthey Opens Ceramic 3D Printing Facility in the UK

UK: 3D Printing

Johnson Matthey Opens Ceramic 3D Printing Facility in the UK

Johnson Matthey announced the opening of a new ceramic 3D printing facility in the UK, in order to boost the development and understanding of processes an materials involved in this technology. read...

Ineos Styrolution Steps Up Compounding Production in India

India: Polymer Production

Ineos Styrolution Steps Up Compounding Production in India

Global styrenics producer Ineos Styrolution, announced plans to increase its compounding capacity for engineering plastics by an additional 34,000 metric tonnes per annum at its Moxi plant located in Gujarat, India. read...

15th International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing Conference & Exhibition Takes Place in Shanghai

China: Powder & Bulk Handling

15th International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing Conference & Exhibition Takes Place in Shanghai

As a part of Powtech World, IPB encompasses the entire spectrum of mechanical process engineering. The exhibition will be held at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center from 16 to 18 October 2017. At the same time, the exhibition is widening its portfolio to include powder materials. read...