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The Month in Review - Past 30 Days

Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Malaysia's rubber glove industry urged to take advantage of growing market
Accella Performance Materials acquires Zeus Tyrefill Systems
BASF to increase prices for neopentylglycol (Neol) in North America
Continental Tire plant in Mt. Vernon, IL, celebrates 40th anniversary
Zeon names Bob Barlow as president and CEO
ARPM announces the availability of its annual Wage and Salary Report for the rubber industry
Nynas reports second quarter 2014 results

Tuesday, September 02, 2014
New market report on the global material testing equipment
MRF opens retreading factory in Oman
Thwing-Albert introduces new materials testing machine frame
APS Compounding announces two new hires
Sumitomo Rubber awarded contract for OEM tire placement on Jeep Compass and Patriot
Saint-Gobain Seals' Rulon J polymer to be used for shock absorbers by US manufacturer
NSF awards $800,000 to ramp up production of eco-friendly halogen-free rubber
LyondellBasell to build world scale PO/TBA plant on U.S. gulf coast

Monday, September 01, 2014
Trelleborg presents the results of tire size and farming productivity study
Albemarle and PolyOne to present at KeyBanc Capital Markets conference in Boston
Clariant to offer certified sustainable palm oil based material
Kraiburg TPE to participate in Indoplas 2014 in Jarkarta
Bridgestone establishes new company to sell industrial products in Chile
Momentive Performance Materials prepares to exit bankruptcy

Friday, August 29, 2014
Book of the day - Practical Guide to the Assessment of the Useful Life of Rubbers
TIA announces 2014 Hall of Fame recipients
SO.F.TER introduces TPE extrusion suitable for drinking water contact
New market report on global rubber gloves
Now available, the 2014 Rubber Red Book and Blue Book
Evonik Industries announces global price Increase of up to 10 percent

Thursday, August 28, 2014
Goodyear names Richard Kellam senior vice president, global sales and marketing
Mesnac announces expansion plans for its European region
Rubber Division, ACS, reports hotels are nearly sold out for International Elastomer Conference in Nashville
TIA submits comments to NHTSA regarding proposed rulemaking for tire identification numbers
Nynas AB announces changes to the executive committee
New market report on the global silicone rubber industry
Cooper Tire reports independent valuation of CCT

Wednesday, August 27, 2014
New market report on butyl rubber technical material
Rubber may soon come from dandelions
Thailand approves 5.94 billion (baht) for overhaul of rubber industry
Wacker named 'Preferred Supplier' by Bosch
Kraiburg TPE's Thermolast K used by Stabilo for injection molded pens and pencils
Bayer MaterialScience reduces petroleum use with CO2 replacement during elastomer production
United States International Trade Commision forwards case against Chinese tire dumping
Pyrolyx issued patent for new green carbon black recovery method

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
New market report on the global v-belt industry
Nexeo hosts Technical Summit in Houston, TX
Yokohama's next generation Geolandar H/T goes on sale September 1
Auto sales increase Indian tire manufacturers' stock values
Vietnam Rubber Group improves policies for rubber growers
ACS Group hires new vice president of marketing and product development
Bridgestone Commercial Solutions introduces the Firestone FS561 steer tire
Thai military government approves sale of country's rubber stocks

Monday, August 25, 2014
ARPM Benchmarking and Best Practices conference sees 25 percent increase in registration
Ross offers new custom agitated vessels with silicone heating blanket
Thailand's rubber industry struggles with declining prices
New market report on surfactants
Bridgestone Commercial Solutions introduces new Bandag B799 fleet tire
Silicone added to the international care labeling standard
Orion Engineered Carbons to release second quarter results

Friday, August 22, 2014
New market report on ultrasonic testing equipment
Yokohama Rubber to participate in the Moscow International Automobile Salon 2014
First Apollo Zone inaugurated in Kuwait
Lanxess appoints Krahn Chemie as its new distribution partner in Poland, the Czech Republic and Slovakia
Viva Recycling to open new facility in South Carolina

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Airboss announces $15.3 million in new orders in protective over-boots
Lehigh Technologies raising $11 million for global expansion
Ashland Performance Materials increases prices on polyester resins and gelcoats
Global surplus of natural rubber should shrink, according to IRSG
India's Rubber Board finds 45 percent of India's natural rubber plantations are low-yielding 'aged' trees
NC House votes down bill to provide incentives to lure new Continental Tire plant

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Semperit Group reports first half growth
Sensata Technologies acquires the Schrader Group
Rubber Division, ACS announces discounts on industry publications
National Science Foundation awards grant to researcher pairing cancer prevention drugs and polymer implants
Air Products announces price increases for its line of epoxy curing agents and adhesion promoters
Saint-Gobain Seals' OmniSeal qualified for use in military helicopters
RPM International restates first, second and third quarters of fiscal 2013

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Portage Precision Polymers Inc. earns ISO 9001:2008 with design designation
Camoplast Solideal acquires Rodaco and establishes its manufacturing footprint in Brazil and Argentina
Cooper and Chengshan enter option agreement to resolve ownership of CCT
Sumitomo Rubber Industries receives ISO/IEC17025 accreditation for tire performance testing
Ansell releases full year results
Deadline approaching for the 2014 TIA board election
Particle size reduction from Air Products

Monday, August 18, 2014
Kumho opens European tire testing facility
APS Elastomer newly formulated TPVs; softer, more heat resistant
Bridgestone chosen as OEM on BMW's new i8
Clariant to build new masterbatch plant in Sydney, Australia
PolyOne announces new TPE material to combat counterfeiting
Toyo reports record half-year earnings
Freudenberg-NOK’s low lead seal design improves performance

Friday, August 15, 2014
Songwon reports second quarter results
New market report on tire cord and tire fabrics
Rising car sales in India may boost global rubber prices
U.S. propane, propylene stocks reach 20-month high
Global SBR market holds steady despite weaker feedstock butadiene
Indian rubber prices lower over import duty discussions

Thursday, August 14, 2014
Bellofram Silicones introduces new closed cell silicone sponge sheeting
Lanxess moves rubber chemical head Luis López-Remón to leather unit
Michigan Rubber Group announces speakers for September technical meeting
Orion Engineered Carbons announces the successful completion of term loan under new credit agreement
Now available, the 2014 Rubber Red Book and Blue Book
Halcyon Agri agrees to buy New Continent Enterprises, a Singapore-based rubber distributor
India to use satellite mapping for rubber field statistic collection

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Cooper extends commencement with CCT
Bridgestone expands global sports portfolio with title sponsorship of America's Golf Cup
Rubber Recycling Symposium to be held in Montreal in October
Thailand encourages rubber growers to switch crops
Nokian Tyres interim report January-June 2014
AirBoss announces 2nd quarter 2014 results
Rubber Division, ACS free Career Fair in Nashville

Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Evonik increases prices of active oxygen and peracetic acid
Paul Glasgow of Rogitex to host 25 Year Club luncheon in Nashville
Yokohama Rubber announces senior management changes
Bridgestone Group donates to relief efforts in China
New market report on global nitrile butadiene rubber powder
Continental announces voluntary recall for motorcycle tires
Borealis purchases Specialty Polymers Antwerp N.V.

Monday, August 11, 2014
Avon Rubber reports favorable numbers for the quarter
Jim McGraw to retire from IISRP
Yokohama report record sales for the first half of 2014
BASF increases price for 1,6-Hexanediol in North America
Freudenberg-NOK discusses global investment strategy and China risks and rewards at CAR Management Briefing Seminars
Evonik reports positive numbers for the second quarter
Cooper Tire to present at J.P. Morgan 2014 Auto Conference
Bridgestone Dueler tires to be OEM on Lexus NX

Friday, August 08, 2014
Rubber Division, ACS calls for abstracts for spring technical meeting in Greenville, SC
Connell Brothers begins representing BYK-Chemie in India, China and Taiwan
Ashland Inc. enters into 10b5-1 plans to repurchase an aggregate of $250 million of common stock
Momentive Performance Materials helps veterans with disabilities through silicone caulk sales
Cooper Tire declares 170th consecutive quarterly dividend and accelerated share repurchase program
Book of the day - Rubber Molding Principles
New market report on U.S. silicone market
Lanxess pressing ahead with realignment, consolidating business units

Thursday, August 07, 2014
New market report on Europe tire forecast 2014-19
Apollo Tyres net profit increases 37 percent in the first quarter
VMI Group fights IP infringements
Freudenberg Group expands global accumulator business
Songwon successfully completes SeQuent Specialty Chemicals business acquisition
Change announced to the board of management at Lanxess
Omsk Carbon breaks ground on new plant in Belarus
Wacker Silicone Award goes to Akira Sekiguchi of Japan

Wednesday, August 06, 2014
New market report on nanotechnology and tires
Arkema signs ten year agreement for propylene procurement in the US
Trostel expands capabilities with new headquarters and manufacturing plant
Trelleborg to acquire Archer Rubber and Uretek, a specialty coated fabrics company
Chicago Rubber Group golf outing
Cooper Standard reports second quarter 2014
NN, Inc. reports second quarter results

Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Cooper Standard forms joint venture with INOAC Corp. of Japan
European Commission approves Bekaert acquisition of Pirelli steel cord business
Sanyu celebrates 25th anniversary
MESNAC expands into rubber technology
Clariant's second quarter reports continued growth
Huntsman reports second quarter results
Trostel redesigns website around customers needs

Monday, August 04, 2014
Cabot Corporation announces third quarter results
New market report on automotive seals and gaskets
Smithers Rapra to sponsor University of Michigan Formula SAE team
RPM International establishes trust for asbestos claims related to Bondex International Inc.
Arburg breaks ground on new Czech plant
Kraton announces financial results for second quarter 2014
Dow Corning reports increase in sales for first half 2014

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