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  • Hexpol adds new compounds to bio-based TPEs

    LONDON—Thermoplastic elastomer compounding group, Hexpol TPE, has added new compounds to its Dryflex Green family of bio-based TPEs, creating more opportunities for sustainability.

  • Alpha debuts upgraded line of rubber testing equipment

    PITTSBURGH—The two pieces of equipment that Alpha Technologies displayed from its Premier line during the International Elastomer Conference and Rubber Expo are part of its multiyear effort to upgrade virtually all of the Akron-based firm's ...

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    Coperion K-Tron Inc. has introduced an electronic pressure compensation system for high-accuracy loss-in-weight feeders. The company said the main advantages of the new system include improved accuracy and reliability as well as lower initial...

  • Bridgestone recharging Firestone brand

    LOS ANGELES—Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations is recharging its Firestone brand for 2017 with four new tires, in addition to a new Bridgestone product and additional sizes for its Fuzion line.

  • Nokian adding two tire lines in North America

    LAS VEGAS—Nokian has developed two product lines specifically for the North American market as part of its strategy to reach a broader customer base in one of the Finnish tire maker's key growth markets.