Breadcrumb Home News Silicone Expansion Wacker to expand silicone production in Germany The investment includes several medium and small-scale projects to increase capacity and improve environmental performance. 50th Anniversary Industry 4.0, sustainability drive rubber industry in coming decades What will the rubber industry look like in the next 50 years? Integrated and automated, for sure, but will it even feature natural rubber? Financial Wacker posts 'substantial' growth in sales, earnings Wacker has closed the second quarter of 2021 with significant increases in both sales and earnings, due to strong consumer demand. 50th Anniversary 5 for 50: Lessons learned in medical, post-COVID While there were failures in the health care industry—namely in supply and infrastructure—there were triumphant successes as medical elastomer companies stepped up PPE production and pharmaceutical companies produced effective vaccines. News Stockwell Elastomerics offers new protective coating for sponges, gaskets The coating can be used in test chambers, burn-in ovens and electronic assembly processes that necessitate compressible gaskets and pads. 50th Anniversary 5 for 50: Technologies that stand the test of time While these five Timeless Technologies either were discovered or came online in different decades over the last 100 years, they all have one thing in common: staying power. Executive Action McGee is Beacon MedTech's next president McGee, a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, has more than 25 years of senior leadership experience. Sustainability Rehau Automotive powers up ambitious sustainability commitment Rehau Automotive is now emerging as a torchbearer for sustainability. 50th Anniversary Meyer: Putting RPN's 50 years in perspective We take seriously our job of bringing the news of the rubber industry to our audience, be it through our print issue every other week, or daily on our website and other digital platforms. Silicone LSR 2021 set for September LSR 2021, a leading industry conference focusing on liquid silicone rubber, will be held Sept. 13-16 in Schaumburg. Load More SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTERS Daily Newsmail Breaking News Rubber in Automotive Silicone News Latex News Most Read Stories Data Store K Show News RN Events RN Webinars and Livestreams EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please verify captcha. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.