Clariant presents pioneering technologies for air pollution control

Mumbai, April 16, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, showcased Genosorb™, its state-of-the-art technology for gas treatment at ChemProTech India, 2015. This technology adds value to customers by providing sustainable solvent recovery and effective counter air pollution.

Clariant debates sustainable flame retardants for building and construction applications at North American industry workshop

Muttenz, April 15, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is joining major building materials suppliers, architects, regulatory experts and solutions providers this month to discuss latest trends in the building and construction industry affecting flame retardant and building material solutions choices in North America.

INCOPLAS, ICEFOR and TOTAL launch at UNES stores first commercialization of bi-oriented HDPE bottles made with ISBM technology

The first product packed with 1L bi-oriented bottles, manufactured by Incoplas Italia in HDPE produced by Total and filled/packed by I.C.E. FOR, are now available on mass market shelves at Italian UNES stores.


OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands - April 15, 2015 - Avery Dennison Materials Group (NYSE:AVY) recognized nine pressure-sensitive industry suppliers during the company’s second supplier recognition ceremony held at the Materials Group’s European Headquarters in the Leiden Bio Science Park in Oegstgeest, Netherlands on March 24. Winners were selected based on their performance in areas such as sustainability, innovation, service, overall value and quality.

Inspiration from Univar - Tomorrow’s textures for today’s women – Univar launches 18 new formulations at in-cosmetics 2015

London, England - April 15, 2015 – At in-cosmetics 2015, Univar launches 18 new and exciting trend-focussed, texture-driven formulations with emphasis on Skin Care and Make-up. Working closely with key innovation partners and looking closely at examples of different profiles that women identify themselves with, Univar has tailored a range of formulations to meet each profile type.

Perstorp launches Capa™ Lactide 8000 Series polyols for high-performance sustainable polyurethanes at Utech Europe 2015

Perstorp - April 14, 2015 - A new range of Capa™ Lactide copolyols from Perstorp provides polyurethane formulators with increased opportunities to create high performance products with reduced carbon footprints. Perstorp is unveiling three diols and one triol at Utech Europe 2015 (on stand 2100), the international polyurethanes exhibition and conference being held in Maastricht, the Netherlands, on April 14-16.

Clariant gives formulating with sugar-based surfactants a shake-up with GlucoTain® at in-cosmetics 2015

Muttenz, April 14, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is grabbing the attention of leading Personal Care brands with the four-in-one sensory, mild, performing and sustainable benefits of its GlucoTain® surfactants. The sugar-based and sulfate-free surfactant range – Clariant’s centerpiece at in-cosmetics 2015 – presents innovative solutions for formulators to achieve mild and natural skin and hair care products that clean and indulge the senses.

New light mountaineering shoe from Salomon has high performance chassis made out of EcoPaXX® from DSM

Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Material Sciences company, announces that its high performance bio-based EcoPaXX® polyamide has been chosen for the “Edging Chassis” of an innovative new mountaineering shoe from sports specialist Salomon.


MENTOR, Ohio — April 9, 2015 — Avery Dennison (NYSE:AVY) announced today that it has filed a lawsuit in Germany against UPM Raflatac, asserting that Raflex MDO infringes European Patent Number 2 049 333 B1, Avery Dennison’s patent on its Global MDO™ pressure-sensitive film product. In the suit, Avery Dennison asks the German court to prevent UPM Raflatac from manufacturing, marketing, or selling Raflex MDO without a license. Global MDO is protected under patents granted in both Europe and China, and has patent applications pending in the US and Brazil.

Veritas AG Selects Moog Simulation Table for Testing Fluid Tank Systems

East Aurora, NY, USA, April 9, 2015 – Moog Industrial Group, a division of Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) was selected by Veritas AG, a global leader in the production of fluid systems, molding parts and thermo systems for the automotive industry, to supply the Moog Electric Simulation Table with Tilt. This innovative test system (patent pending 1) was specially designed for testing the behavior of fluid in in automotive fuel and fluid tank systems, a test application that requires large angular motions. Veritas AG ordered the system to perform tests on automotive SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) fluid tanks that are used to inject liquid-reducing agents in catalytic converters for the reduction of harmful emissions. The test system has been successfully installed and currently Veritas AG is performing the first series of tests.

New and Emerging Chemical Technologies to be Presented by Clariant at the 2015 SPE ISOC

Houston, TX, April 9, 2015 – Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals, today announced that their Oil Services business will exhibit at and make significant technical contributions at the 2015 SPE International Symposium on Oilfield Chemistry. With emphasis on new and emerging chemical technologies and design for their application, the Symposium will be held at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center in The Woodlands, Texas, April 13-15, 2015.


OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands - April 9, 2015 - Avery Dennison will be at this year’s FESPA exhibition displaying its latest graphics developments under the distinctive theme of ‘Everywhere You Look’.


CRAMLINGTON, United Kingdom — April 7, 2015 — Avery Dennison’s Label and Packaging Materials production operation in Cramlington, UK, has won an International Safety Award with merit from the British Safety Council in recognition of its commitment to keeping its workers and workplace healthy and safe during the 2014 calendar year.