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The Month in Review - Past 30 Days

Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Bridgestone China opens truck and bus tire plant in Shenyang, China
APS Elastomers celebrates five year anniversary
Smithers Rapra announced its official sponsorship of the Association of Rubber Product Manufacturers
Wacker Polymers to raise prices of dispersions
Clariant to acquire Chinese healthcare packaging specialist Vitapac
Lanxess subsidiary Bond-Laminates completes expansion of its Tepex plant in Germany
Huntsman to build new world scale MDI plant in Louisiana
Indian rubber farmers worry over fall of rubber prices

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Indian farmers seek total ban on rubber imports
Bridgestone to donate one million dollars to combat ebola in Liberia
New market report on global isoprene rubber industry
Dow Corning helps propel sustainable development of China’s chemical industry
Bayer MaterialScience and bluesign technologies enter into strategic alliance
Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Findlay site select as finalist in best plant competition
Cabot Corporation to increase prices on black masterbatches and specialty compounds

Monday, September 29, 2014
Cadna purchase giving ContiTech added strength in U.S. automotive aftermarket
Dunlop Aircraft Tyres to open its first retreading facility in US
Bridgestone holds it TQM Conference
Giti Tire introduces the new GT Radial Champiro UHPAS
OMNOVA Solutions announces lower third quarter results
Bluestar Silicones at the heart of the “Axel’One Innovative Materials Platform”
Denka establishes new Thermo Film facility in Vietnam

Friday, September 26, 2014
Polyone opens new masterbatch facility in India
Smithers Rapra webinar on the cost down process for polymer products
Gulf Petrochem acquires Royal Dutch Shell’s bitumen plant in India
American Chemical Society focus group discussion in Nashville
Lion Copolymer Geismar, LLC and Omya, Inc. announce new distribution relationship
RusVinyl inauguration marks start of one of the largest PVC production facilities in Russia
Book of the day - Rubber Molding Principles
New market report on low rolling resistance truck tires in Europe

Thursday, September 25, 2014
Rosneft and SIBUR sign cooperation agreement for supply of oil products
Five million tires to be ground in Spain
Smiley Monroe expands its heavy duty conveyor belt capabilities
Cooper Tire to present at the Deutsche Bank 2014 Leveraged Finance conference
Silicone Solutions launches update website featuring online purchasing and updated product lines
New market report on global rubber-internal mixer industry

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Steelastic and RMS moving to new facility
Goodyear is accepting nominations for its 32nd Highway Hero Award
Bridgestone Americas opens 10-acre guayule plant in Arizonia
Indian tire and rubber sector request national policy
Anke Blume of Evonik and the University of Twente to discuss rubber technology and its importance in reducing CO2 emissions
JK Tyre & Industries to consider stock split
APS Elastomer develops extrusion grade TPU for flat conductor network cables

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Brian Harvey appointed quality/technical manager at Goldsmith and Eggleton
All India Rubber Industries Association announces its new managing committee
Natural rubber prices nosedive on poor demand
Goodyear converts waste from rice harvest to fuel-efficient tire treads
Competing condom makers sue over who's the thinnest
DuPont opens Innovation Center in China
New market report on flexible elastomer industry

Monday, September 22, 2014
Bayer to sell of MaterialScience business
Yokohama acquires marine hose manufacturer from Parker Hannifin
MIT researchers develop camouflaging elastomers
Nokia Tyres adjusts production output
Dow Polyurethanes introduces new high-performance reactive expoxy toughener
New market report on China's automotive rubber hose industry
IRSG announces World Rubber Summit 2015 will take place in Singapore

Friday, September 19, 2014
Endurica LLC offers new rubber fatigue endurance test
Flexicon breaks ground on U.S. headquarters expansion
DuPont to increase ethylene capacity to meet growing demand for its specialty resins product lines
Polymax opens U.S. facility near Chicago
Chemical Resistance Guide for Elastomers IV - Now Available!
Apollo Tyres confirms plan for new 475 million Euro plant in Hungary
New satellite show to be held during PLAST 2015

Thursday, September 18, 2014
Smithers Quality Assessments is celebrating 20 years of continuous ISO 9001 certification with four clients
Milliken to showcase ultra clear PP-based commercial applications at Emballage 2014
Saint-Gobain and Bieglo to exhibit at Fakuma Show
RTP introduces new conductive extrusion compounds
Rubber poised to rise as prices at five-year low cut output
Bayer MaterialScience to increase TPU production in India
BASF, Cargill and Novozymes achieved another milestone in bio-based acrylic acid

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Titan International approves quarterly cash dividend
Cabot elects new member to its board of directors
Dow Elastomers launches next generation technology for footwear
Lanxess expands pigment plant in Ningbo, China
Michelin farm tires demonstrate performance advantages during footprint and traction tests
Solvay inaugurates specialty surfactants plant in Genthin, Germany
TIA announces 2014-2015 board of directors election results

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
New market report on disposable gloves for medical and non-medical applications
Anne Noonan named president of Omnova Solutions' performance chemicals business
UTEX Industries finalizes plan to expand operations in Singapore
Bluestar Silicones launched Silcolease flat release polymer at Labelexpo Americas 2014
R.E. Carroll Inc. hires Charleen Henke as new midwestern technical sales representative
Malaysia to send 20 million medical gloves to fight Ebola
Dow Corning expands Syl-Off portfolio with new release coating

Monday, September 15, 2014
RTP Company introduces new conductive extrusion compounds
Vystar board approves natural rubber latex business spinoff
PanAridus CEO announces new patent and first bale shipment of guayule
PolyOne announces Javier A. Echevarria as vice president of global sourcing
Anvis expands it German headquarters
International Rubber Company sales hit $9 million in the first half of 2014
Continental breaks ground on it new high performance tire technical center in Korbach, Germany

Friday, September 12, 2014
Environmental group blasts Forest Stewardship Council for certifying tainted Vietnam company
Evonik opens 20,000 ton expansion to its precipitated silica site in Pennsylvania
Trelleborg sells off its rubber boot operation in Spain
Japan may begin buying Myanmar rubber next month
BASF opens new butadiene extraction plant in Belgium
Sri Trang set for rubber trading in Myanmar
Toyo Tire establishes new polyurethane business in Thailand

Thursday, September 11, 2014
New report on the Brazilian tire market
ISRI announces newest board members
Cimcorp to automate green tire handling at Chinese Qingdao Sentury Tire
Chemical Resistance Guide for Elastomer IV - Now available!
Zyvex and OCSiAl cancel plans for merger
Nokian Tyres launches international marketing cooperation campaign with the IOF and Tough Mudder
Toyo Tire introduces newest premium all season tire

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Converse produces all rubber Chuck Taylor sneaker
New market reports on global and China rubber chemical industry and internal mixer industry
Michelin, Amyris and Braskem team up for renewable isoprene for production
India tire manufacturers stock surges 9 percent on low rubber prices
Apollo Tyres plans new EUR 442.2 million plant in Hungary
Rubber at five year low amid oversupply in Thailand
India's natural rubber imports rise 15 percent in August

Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Smithers Rapra's Hochschwender to deliver keynote speech at ITEC
Cabot Corporation announces three new fumed silica products
Evonik to invest EUR 2 billion in its German operations
KraussMaffei adds two new injection molding machines to its portfolio
Bridgestone's Tennessee tire plant earns LEED V3 recertification
Dow Chemical announces new executive leadership appointments
China drops its anti-dumping duties from Russia, Japan and South Korea

Monday, September 08, 2014
Brenntag expands its India business with the acquisition of Pioma Chemicals
BASF prepares for its 150th anniversary in 2015
Evonik expands it specialty silica capacities in Japan
Cabot Corporation increases prices for specialty carbons globally
Akron Polymer Conference takes place October 2-3
A. Schulman acquires Australian compounder Compco Pty. Ltd.
Cooper Standard to become majority owner of largest Chinese automotive sealing manufacturer

Friday, September 05, 2014
Semperit initiates arbitration proceedings against its Thai joint venture partner Sri Trang Agro
Book of the day - Resistance and Stability of Polymers
Nexen Tire makes an active push into the European market through a global brand marketing with European football clubs
Nokian Tyres launches international marketing cooperation campaign with IOF
New market report on toluene diisocyanates in Europe
Abhisar Buildwell inks rubber threads supply pact with Rubfila
Large wind turbines benefit from cable sheathing made of Lanxess Levapren

Thursday, September 04, 2014
Cooper Tire board elects Tom Lause as treasurer
India expects increase in natural rubber imports
Mesnac announces appointment of Dr. K. Mohamed Hassan as executive director
Bridgestone to attend the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles International Motor Show in Hanover
Nexen Tire achieves first-ever grand slam of design awards for a tire maker
Nokian Tyres is introducing five new SUV summer tires
Lehigh Technologies raises $8 million to drive global expansion

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

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

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

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