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The Month in Review - Past 30 Days

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Applied Silicone launches adhesive gels for scar management
New market report on the global and China natural rubber industry
Ethiopia eyes untapped rubber production potential
Hankook announced as exclusive tire supplier of FIA Formula 3 European championship
PolyOne announces plans for new innovation center in Asia
Saint-Gobain Seals’ Rulon 1439 material certified as USP class VI compliant

Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Bridgestone recognized for achievements in worker safety and health by RMA
PolyOne receives award of excellence from QSR and Qure Medical
Reliance opens elastomers customer support center at Vadodara
India's natural rubber price dips to four-year low
Sri Lanka rubber prices fall by 50 percent over 2011 levels
Dow Corning moves to defend critical Chinese patent for silicone encapsulants

Monday, April 21, 2014
Alberta company fined $90,000 for shipping rubber parts to Iran that could be used to make nuclear weapons
Bridgestone Commercial Solutions appoints new president
Kraton to showcase two ground-breaking HSBCs at Chinaplas
APS Elastomer Viprene TPVs are formulated to reduce processing cost
DynaQual Test labs celebrates its second year of operation
TreadWright moves headquarters to Houston
Sri Lanka rubber growers hit by plunging prices

Friday, April 18, 2014
Continental Tire Co. receives tax abatements for new tire retreading facility in Memphis
Cancarb acquisition by Tokai Carbon completed
PolyOne expands healthcare portfolio in China with Dow Corning brand silicones
Bridgestone opens public voting for Fuel The Cause contest
Colloids Limited set up new masterbatch plant in Changshu, China
Rubber surplus seen exceeding forecast as Thai output revised
Mark Finn with McLube passes away
Colorado legislation to address waste tire problems

Thursday, April 17, 2014
Proto Labs is launching new steel and rubber molding operations
BASF builds world-scale plant in Ludwigshafen for production of specialty amines
Core International increases manufacturing capacity via two joint ventures
Goodyear declares dividend on common stock
Bridgestone executives indicted for auto part price fixing
Songwon announces global price increase for its entire range of Songnox antioxidants
New market report on global surfactants market

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Pirelli announces release date for 2013 financial report
Nokia Heavy Tyres introduces new winter contracting tire
Goodyear achieved many milestones in 2013
New market report on global premium tire market
Arkema researchers awarded prestigious American Coatings Award
Solvay agrees to sell its European PVC compound business to OpenGate Capital
PlatinumCode launches new ultra-thin nitrile exam glove

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Lanxess cooperates with EconCore
Myers Industries announces reporting date for 2014 first quarter results
Solvay's new halogen-free FR compound delivers greater flexibility and flame resistance for cable jacketing
Dow introduces Maincote IC acrylic resin at the 2014 American Coating Show
Goodyear to announce first quarter 2014 financial results
Engel's Robert Bodingbauer receives order of merit
Evonik starts medical devices project house in the U.S.
Momentive Performance Materials files for bankruptcy

Monday, April 14, 2014
New market report on global tire market
Cooper Tire & Rubber to release first quarter 2014 results May 2
Hankook replaces Dunlop as 24H Series title sponsor, tire partner
Ashland Inc. and Clariant announce agreement to sell ASK Chemicals joint venture to Rhône
BASF and Sinopec inaugurate acrylic acid and SAP plants in Nanjing, China
New Bridgestone tire lets drivers travel up to 50 miles on a flat
Wilmar agrees to purchase European commodity surfactants business of Huntsman
Lanxess increases prices for technical rubber grades

Friday, April 11, 2014
India's natural rubber imports jumped 49 percent for the year
DuPont wins Nomex trademark infringement case
Volvo S60 and V60 to be fitted with Michelin Pilot Super Sport tires OEM
Horn expands product line with BASF's polyurethane polyalcohols and diols
PPE breaks ground on new factory build in Brenham, Texas
Book of the day - Resistance and Stability of Polymers

Thursday, April 10, 2014
SPE calls for sponsorships for TPE TopCon 2014
Lanxess expands material testing center
Paul Martin joins LIST USA as director of business development
Teknor Apex announces new jacket compound for EV cabling
Rubber prices drop on fears of Thai sell off
ICM Products aquires British silicone provider Amber Chemical
Styron announces plans to convert Ni-BR rubber production line to neodymium-BR
Tire recycling startup proposes $28 million investment

Wednesday, April 09, 2014
TSE wins JEC Americas Innovation Award for the second year in a row
Karissa Mooney joins HollyFrontier as manager of product development and quality
New market report on global synthetic rubber market 2014
TIA board of directors nomination deadline is May 1
Saint-Gobain Seals Group acquires LS Kunststofftechnologie GmbH
Continental receives 2014 automotive news PACE award
Future engineers challenged to create the tire of tomorrow at Goodyear's engineering career day
Portage Precision Polymers hires Richard Strong

Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Lubrizol breaking ground on TempRite CPVC compounding plant in India
Elasto Proxy announces solid rubber profile extrusions
Alpha Technologies enters India
New market report on chloroprene rubber in global market
Twin Rivers Paper Company adds silicone coated paper to it's portfolio
Brenntag expands market coverage in Latin America
Evonik provides global network of experts, solutions to coatings market at ACS
Dow Corning MS-3003 RP moldable silicone for remote phosphor secondary optics

Monday, April 07, 2014
Global recycling leaders return to Las Vegas for industry’s largest gathering
Liberty Tire Recycling and Bridgestone Americas present 'Recycle Florida: 2014'
Omnova Solutions announces price increase for hollow plastic pigment in North America
Wacker Polymers to raise prices for dispersible polymer powders and solid resins
Continental signs first Canadian retreader
Momentive Performance Materials hires restructuring firm ahead of possible bankruptcy
Lanxess successfully concludes pilot phase for new butyl rubber production process
New market report on global rubber conveyor belt industry

Friday, April 04, 2014
Hankook Tire’s Ventus S1 evo2 selected as OEM on BMW 4-Series
Stoner acquires the TraSys release coating line
Omnova Solutions reports improved first quarter 2014 results
Teknor Apex demonstrates the durability of TPEs for medical devices
Proto Labs offers liquid silicone rubber and metal injection molded parts
APS Elastomers introduces improved TPUs for caster wheels
Continental earns 2013 Toyota supplier diversity award
Mallard Creek Polymers announces new acrylic polymer emulsions

Thursday, April 03, 2014
Bayer sells patents for carbon nanotubes and graphenes
Synthos announces its plan to build NdBR plant in Brazil
Olam International and the Republic of Gabon announce joint rubber venture
Lanxess makes managerial changes
Bridgestone to build passenger car tire plant in Russia
CRR Carbon Resources Recovery SC LLC opens a new facility in South Carolina
RPM declares quarterly dividend
Wacker opens representative office in the Philippines

Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Continental announces as official sponsor of the AFC Asian Cup Australia 2015
NN, Inc. appoints vice president and general manager for its plastic and rubber components group
Brenntag extends the term of its existing financing and reduces financing costs
ExxonMobil Chemical opens world-scale production plant for synthetic base stocks
Henkel develops two new flexible instant adhesives
Evonik’s Coating Additives group gears up for ACS 2014
Huntsman International LLC exchange offer expiration date extended
Matthias Zachert takes over as Lanxess’ chairman of the board of management

Tuesday, April 01, 2014
Goodyear announces mandatory conversion of preferred stock
Tenneco confirms it is under U.S. and E.U. antitrust investigation
John Jorgensen named president of Custom Rubber Products
Amyris and Kuraray expand collaboration in farnesene-based polymers
BASF to increase prices for butanediol and derivatives in Europe
ARPM appoints Letha Keslar as managing director
Engel restructures service offerings
Dow Corning and PolyOne join forces to serve China's silicone healthcare market

Monday, March 31, 2014
J.D. Power ranks Michelin and Pirelli highest in OEM tire satisfaction
Semperit Group posts best results in company history
Goodyear names 31st Highway Hero
New market report on EPDM
Roadmaster Tires showcased RM234 and RM254 regional tires at MATS
Chevron Phillips Chemical expands mercaptan capacity in Europe
Michelin reaches two millionth X One milestone

Friday, March 28, 2014
Bluestar Silicones to raise prices for silicones in Europe
Eximo develops new silicone hot fume extraction systems
APS Elastomers provides medical grade engineered TPEs
Toyo Tires' steer tire wins SmartWay verification
ZF Friedrichshafen expands in Czech Republic creating 200 new jobs
Lanxess presents green tire solutions for fuel savings at China Rubber Conference
Sasco Chemical appoints Alternative Rubber & Plastics as distributor for its anti-tack and mold-release lines
Book of the day - Fatigue, Stress and Strain of Rubber Components, by Judson Bauman

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Lubrizol and Bjorn Thorsen unveil expanded distribution relationship at Plastteknik 2014
KeyGene and Kultevat reach milestones in Russian dandelion natural rubber
Toyo Tires unveils new truck tires at the MATS in Louisville
Teknor Apex announces new halogen-free TPEs for flexible cords
Connell Brothers partners with Lehigh Technologies in Japan and Korea
Dow Corning to showcase portfolio of optical silicones at the Light and Building Trade Fair
VMI Group announces major expansions
Rubber-Cal enters new market with equine floor mats

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Clariant shareholders approve all agenda items at general meeting
Evonik to present new flexible binder technology for adhesives and sealants
Stepan launches new sustainable surfactant designed to replace solvents
Hankook Tire to launch TBR tire at 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show
New market report on the tire market in South Africa
Connell Brothers partners with Lehigh Technologies in Japan and Korea
Airboss and Green Arc Tire venture to create 360 jobs
Momentive Performance Materials to introduce new coating modifier at ACS in April

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Specialty tires market forecast to continue growth until 2019
Yokohama R&D effort simulates tire acoustics
Lanxess increases prices for EPDM rubber
Ansell unveils new protection solutions at annual AORN conference
Brenntag delivers strong results for 2013 in challenging markets
Continental announces its latest range of commercial transport tires
DuPont, Nike drive revolutionary advances in golf ball technology
Engel injection molding machines used to build body shell components of the BMW i3

Monday, March 24, 2014
India's MRF tire company honored by J.D. Power
Rhein Chemie sales grow to EUR 346 million in fiscal 2013
Trostel earns supplier excellence certification from Caterpillar
RMA's Blumenthal announces retirement
New Subaru WRX and STI roll exclusively on Dunlop tires
Rubber Division, ACS final call for papers and abstracts deadline extended
Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations announces new head of its commercial tire business

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