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  • Rubber group forecasts abundant supply of NR, SR

    GUANGDONG, China—An international rubber group forecasts that natural rubber and synthetic rubber will have an abundant supply in the years to come. Stephen Evans, secretary general of International Rubber Study Group, said that by the year ...

  • Firm agrees to pay fine, improve plant

    WASHINGTON—Continental Carbon Co. has agreed to pay more than $99 million to mitigate alleged excessive emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said. By undertaking the plant improvements...

  • An RPN call for papers

    Dear Industry colleagues: Rubber & Plastics News publishes a Technical Notebook paper in each issue. These papers often are based on excellent work that has been presented but remains unpublished. We also independently seek work from...

  • Columbian JV eyes carbon black plant

    SHANDONG, China—Columbian Chemicals (Jining), a joint venture with China's Jining Carbon Group, plans to build a 240,000 metric tons per year carbon black project, according to the company.

  • A look at some new products

    Master Bond Inc. said its EP21AOLV-2Med is often selected for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications in the medical device industry because of its biocompatibility and cytotoxicity certifications. The EP21AOLV-2Med is a two-...

  • Pirelli, Rosneft sign SR research partner

    MOSCOW—Pirelli & C. S.p.A. and Russia's Rosneft Oil Co. have selected Synthos S.A., a Polish chemical raw materials producer, as their technological partner for a synthetic rubber joint venture they're establishing in far western Russia on...