Polyester Hot Melt Adhesives – Polyester Galore in Textiles

Polyester hot melt adhesives are commonly employed in high-performance applications in the textile industry. These are typically used to bond fabrics. Polyester hot melt adhesives offer high tensile strength, resistance against moisture, and high temperature. Advantages ... Continue Reading →

Styron to Expand its S-SBR Facility in Germany

The German manufacturing giant, Styron has completed the expansion of its S-SBR plant at Schkopau resulting in a new increased capacity of 160,000 tons per year at the plant. The expansion began in May 2011 and the facility was online in late 2012 which ... Continue Reading →

Lanxess set to convert its E-SBR plant to S-SBR in Triunfo, Brazil

Triunfo, Brazil German specialty chemical company, Laxness announced it would convert its emulsion styrene butadiene rubber (E-SBR) production facility to solution styrene butadiene rubber (S-SBR), following an in-depth market study on the current and ... Continue Reading →