Natural rubber

DGAP-News: Strong Tire Business in the Second Quarter: Continental Achieves Respectable Result

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 8:01am

Strong Tire Business in the Second Quarter: Continental Achieves Respectable Result

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  • Strong Tire Business in the Second Quarter: Continental Achieves Respectable Result
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  • In view of the ongoing macroeconomic challenges, Continental achieved a respectable result in the second quarter of 2021.
  • Despite the increasing challenges posed by rising raw material prices, we had a strong first half of the year overall.
  • "After the historically weak prior-year period, we achieved a respectable result in the past quarter despite the persistently challenging market environment.

PRISM™ Worldwide, LLC Closes $10.5 million in latest capital funding series, nearly doubling investments for their patented rubber recycling process

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 4:00pm

Kirkland, WA, Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PRISM Worldwide, LLC a recycled tire rubber and plastics innovation company, closed a $10.5 million capital funding round, bringing the total capital raised to $23.5 million.

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  • Kirkland, WA, Aug. 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PRISM Worldwide, LLC a recycled tire rubber and plastics innovation company, closed a $10.5 million capital funding round, bringing the total capital raised to $23.5 million.
  • The new investment will provide PRISM the capital to expand their operations as well as their research and development efforts.
  • Based in Kirkland, Washington, PRISM Worldwide has developed the first patented clean technology that converts 100% of end-of-life tires (ELT) into functional, sustainable, like-new rubber and plastic polymers.
  • The resulting product is called PRISM Thermoplastic Rubber (PTR) and is used in the manufacture of a number of rubber and plastic products.

Vytex Director Dr. R.K. Matthan Announces Innovations in Dry Latex, Tires & Sustainability at the International Latex Conference

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:39pm

Corrie MacColl Latex Director John Heath joined Dr. Matthan to discuss major progress on sustainability initiatives in natural rubber latex production.

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  • Corrie MacColl Latex Director John Heath joined Dr. Matthan to discuss major progress on sustainability initiatives in natural rubber latex production.
  • The session, titled Innovations and Sustainability in Natural Rubber Latex - The New Paradigm, is available on demand for conference registrants at the ILC website .
  • Co-Authors of the presentation are William Doyle Vytex Product Development Consultant for Vystar Corp., and Joseph John Director, Polymer Consultancy Services Ltd.
  • The Vytex process on natural rubber liquid produces a purer, higher hydrocarbon content with a lower non-rubber solids (NRS) base material.

AirBoss to Release 2nd Quarter 2021 Earnings on August 10, 2021

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 10:00pm

Contact: Chris Bitsakakis, President and COO or Gren Schoch, CEO at 905-751-1188.

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  • Contact: Chris Bitsakakis, President and COO or Gren Schoch, CEO at 905-751-1188.
  • AirBoss of America Corp. is a group of complementary businesses supplying custom compounded rubber, survivability solutions and anti-vibration components to a diverse group of customers globally.
  • AirBoss Rubber Solutions is a top-tier North American custom rubber compounder with 500 million turn pounds of annual capacity.
  • AirBoss Engineered Products is a supplier of innovative anti-vibration solutions to the North American automotive market.

Nexa3D and Henkel launch xFLEX 475 photo-elastic material

Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

Nexa3D , the maker of ultrafast polymer 3D printers, announced today in partnership with Henkel , the commercial availability of xFLEX 475, a category leading soft rubber material that is ideal for the production of additively manufactured industrial and consumer products.

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  • Nexa3D , the maker of ultrafast polymer 3D printers, announced today in partnership with Henkel , the commercial availability of xFLEX 475, a category leading soft rubber material that is ideal for the production of additively manufactured industrial and consumer products.
  • Within the high growth elastomers market, customers can now access this industrial strength material for applications that require resilience, snap back and tear resistance.
  • The new xFLEX 475 material comes in two colors; black, and white and is immediately available through Nexa3Ds growing network of resellers.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210715005578/en/
    To learn more about xFLEX 475, check out this video , media kit or the Nexa3D materials page .

Orion Engineered Carbons to Increase Prices for Rubber Carbon Black In EMEA

Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 9:30pm

Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC), a leading global supplier of specialty and high-performance carbon black, announced today that effective August 1, 2021, or as permitted by customer contracts, the company is increasing prices on all rubber carbon black products sold in the EMEA region.

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  • Orion Engineered Carbons S.A. (NYSE: OEC), a leading global supplier of specialty and high-performance carbon black, announced today that effective August 1, 2021, or as permitted by customer contracts, the company is increasing prices on all rubber carbon black products sold in the EMEA region.
  • Due to rising operating, logistics and environmental costs required to maintain service levels, it is necessary to adjust prices for rubber carbon black by an average of 110 per ton.
  • In addition, the service surcharges and payment terms shall be adjusted to reflect these higher costs.
  • This action is required to continue to be a reliable, long-term global supplier of high-quality products and services to our customers as we safely and sustainably manufacture our rubber carbon black products.

Global Insoluble Sulfur Markets Report 2021 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 12:44pm

The "World Markets for Insoluble Sulfur" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "World Markets for Insoluble Sulfur" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • World Markets for Insoluble Sulfur provides a detailed analysis of the global market for insoluble sulfur (IS), a vulcanizing agent used primarily in radial tires, belting, and hoses.
  • The report includes insoluble sulfur demand by region, market, and grade, as well as pricing, production capacity, expansion projects, and annual sales by the company.
  • The report includes a discussion of the COVID-19 crisis and its effect on the tire, rubber, and insoluble sulfur markets.

Synthetic Rubber Market: Global Forecast to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 10:23am

The global synthetic rubber market size is estimated to be USD 19.1 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 23.2 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.0% between 2021 and 2026.

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  • The global synthetic rubber market size is estimated to be USD 19.1 billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 23.2 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.0% between 2021 and 2026.
  • The recovery of the automotive sector across the world is driving the synthetic rubber market during the forecast period.
  • The synthetic rubber market is driven by the demand from the tire industry.
  • The use of synthetic rubber is expected to witness the highest growth in the APAC region during the forecast period.

Outlook on the Non-reinforced Rubber Tubing Industry to 2025 - Profiles of Major Producers - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 3:01pm

The "World - Rubber Tubing Not Reinforced - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "World - Rubber Tubing Not Reinforced - Market Analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The report provides an in-depth analysis of supply and demand for rubber tubing not reinforced on the global market.
  • It will help you to find actionable insights and make data-driven decisions for growing your business.
  • This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers of rubber tubing not reinforced, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.