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Essity acquires distribution rights to Sorbact in Australia and NZ

14th Apr 2021

The leading global hygiene and health company Essity has acquired the distribution rights to the wound care technology Sorbact in Australia and New Zealand from the Australian company Bayport Brands. In 2020, sales of Sorbact in the region amounted to A$1.7 million (Australian dollar). Sorbact is used in wound care products to prevent and treat...

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US specialty materials manufacturer Neenah completes purchase of ITASA

12th Apr 2021

Neenah, a US-based global manufacturer of premium, performance-based papers, and specialty products used in a variety of applications, has completed the previously announced agreement to acquire Global Release Liners, SL, the parent company of Industrias de Transformacion de Andoain, SA (ITASA), from Magnum Capital and other minority shareholders.

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American textile brand Concertex introduces Air Collection

8th Apr 2021

Concertex, a US-based company focused on coated fabrics and performance driven products to revolutionise hospitality and healthcare market, has introduced Air collection that includes the future of performance driven upholstery. The softness and tactile look of the coated fabrics and wovens included in the collection is new for the performance driven...

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UK specialty chemicals group Scott Bader joins SCI corporate partner

15th Mar 2021

Scott Bader, a UK-based manufacturer of adhesives, resins, gelcoats and functional polymers, has announced it has joined the Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) Corporate Partnership scheme. SCI is a unique global multidisciplinary network connecting scientists, business people, students and other key players involved in science-based innovation.

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US manufacturer Glatfelter to increase composite products price by 8%

11th Mar 2021

Glatfelter Corp, a leading supplier of engineered materials, has announced that effective March 15, 2021 it will increase prices for all composite fibres products by up to 8 per cent, or as customer contracts permit. According to company, the decision is due to ongoing global price rise for raw materials like pulp, synthetic fibres, and other chemicals.

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ThermHex increases its capital to €1 mn

26th Feb 2021

ThermHex Waben GmbH, a Germany-based producer of polypropylene (PP) honeycomb cores, has announced that the company increased its capital to €1 million. The shareholders' meeting of the parent company EconCore NV had already approved this in 2020. The increase of €900,000 has now been entered in the commercial register before the end of the financial...

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OrganoClick signs agreement with leading nonwoven manufacturer

22nd Feb 2021

OrganoClick, a public Swedish cleantech company, has signed a 5-year frame work agreement with a leading nonwoven manufacturer for supply of OrganoClick’s bio-based binders. Under the 5-year term of the contract, OrganoClick will supply its bio-binder according to a forecasted yearly volume that will be confirmed in detail in 6-month periods.

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Herculite acquires Laminated Division of Burlan Manufacturing

19th Feb 2021

Herculite Products Inc, a US-based leading innovator and manufacturer of high performance laminated and custom fabrics, has announced that the company acquired the laminated fabrics division of Burlan Manufacturing LLC. This acquisition strengthens Herculite’s position as a global leader in high performance reinforced textile composites.

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Americhem wins Bronze Ecovadis medal

19th Feb 2021

Americhem, a US-based global masterbatch manufacturer that specialises in custom colour and additive masterbatch solutions, has been awarded the Bronze EcoVadis medal. This result places Americhem among the top 50 per cent of companies assessed by EcoVadis. This prestigious award is presented to companies who achieve a high level of global...

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