Breadcrumb Home News Suppliers Sustainability Birla Carbon continues move toward circularity Birla Carbon is determined to be carbon-free by 2050. It's latest sustainability report shows how much closer the rubber industry company is getting to that goal. Suppliers Demand in China could boost natural rubber prices Natural rubber prices are expected to rise soon. Here's why. Sustainability Continental, Security Matters to develop NR blockchain tracing The companies are working to ensure that Continental's natural rubber is verifiably grown and sustainably sourced. Suppliers Denka raising prices for acrylic special rubber Denka is raising prices for its acrylic special rubber marketed under the brand "Denka ER." Acquisition Eastman adds Matrix in films deal adding downstream business Eastman said the acquisition will expand the firm's paint protection film pattern development capabilities, pattern database and installation training expertise. Expansion Hexpol TPE expanding production site in Sweden Construction work has started on a new hall, which will be dedicated to medical grades. Diversity Orion steps up diversity and inclusion efforts Orion CEO Corning Painter has joined more than 2,000 other chief executive officers from 85 industries by signing the CEO action for diversity and inclusion pledge. Automotive Vitesco heads toward IPO with nearly $17.7 billion in orders for e-products The supplier's CEO, Andreas Wolf, expects the tight chip supply to continue into 2022. Suppliers Royal DSM may sell materials business The Dutch firm also is simplifying its operating structure and reorganizing its Health, Nutrition & Bioscience activities into three, new, market-focused business groups. Acquisition SI Group sells majority of industrial resins segment to ASK Chemicals The global performance additive and chemical supplier will retain its resins businesses in the U.S. and China. 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.