Post Tagged with: "LANXESS"

Lanxess acquires Emerald Kalama Chemical

Lanxess acquires Emerald Kalama Chemical

Speciality chemicals company LANXESS is accelerating its growth course and signed a binding agreement to acquire 100 percent shares in Emerald Kalama Chemical on February 15, 2021. The US-based company is a globally leading manufacturer of specialty chemicals, especially for the consumer segment, and is majority-owned by affiliates of the US private equity firm American Securities LLC.   The enterprise[Read More…]

by February 15, 2021 News
Replacing clipboards with tablets

Replacing clipboards with tablets

LANXESS continues to drive forward digitalisation in its production plants. Over the next three years, the specialty chemicals company will introduce mobile operations and maintenance. In a first step, around 400,000 paper-based operations and maintenance checklists used every year will be replaced by digital equivalents, then filled out on tablets. In this initial phase, 65 LANXESS plants in Germany, Belgium[Read More…]

by January 11, 2021 News
Polyurethane wheel treads based on Adiprene LF pPDI keep roller coasters safely on track, even under extreme conditions.

Lanxess launches elastomer prepolymers for rollers and wheel treads

The demand for extremely load-bearing elastomers for wheel treads and rollers is growing worldwide. The materials are used, for example, in the wheels of forklift vehicles, in guide rollers of high-rise and industrial elevators, and in rollers for agricultural machinery and high performance roller coasters. LANXESS has answered this trend by developing customized thermoset elastomer prepolymer systems and related hardeners.[Read More…]

by January 4, 2021 News
Lanxess increases prices for engineering plastics

Lanxess increases prices for engineering plastics

Speciality Chemicals Company LANXESS is raising its prices for its engineering plastics of the brands Durethan A (polyamide 6.6) by EUR 0.25 per kg, Durethan B (polyamide 6) by EUR 0.15 per kg and Pocan (polybutylene terephthalate, blends) by EUR 0.20 per kg with immediate effect. The adjustment is due to strongly increased raw material prices and applies to Europe,[Read More…]

by December 31, 2020 News
LANXESS recognized by CDP as global climate protection leader    

LANXESS recognized by CDP as global climate protection leader  

LANXESS’ efforts in tackling climate change have again been recognized by international climate protection initiative CDP. In the most recent evaluation, the specialty chemicals company is once more listed in the “Climate A List” as one of 270 companies worldwide, placing it among the top 5 percent out of around 5,800 enterprises evaluated by CDP. The score “A” is awarded[Read More…]

by December 12, 2020 News
LANXESS India wins prestigious awards from Indian Chemical Council

LANXESS India wins prestigious awards from Indian Chemical Council

Press Release Wins the following awards for the year 2019: ·         Best Company  for Management of Environment ·         Best Company for Human Resource Management ·         Certificate of Merit for Best Compliant Company under Responsible Care – Process  Safety Code & Distribution Code ·         Under the Nicer Globe Initiative of ICC, two drivers contracted by LANXESS awarded as ‘Best Drivers’ Specialty chemicals company LANXESS India[Read More…]

by October 4, 2020 Press Release
Getting Closer to the Reality of Low-Emission Mobility

Getting Closer to the Reality of Low-Emission Mobility

Authored by : Mr. Pankaj Khare, Head of Sales & Marketing – High Performance Materials at Lanxess India Private Ltd. The environmental impact caused by transportation has come under the spotlight in recent years resulting in the buzz around embedding sustainable mobility solutions. As the necessity to reduce carbon emission is the need of the hour, manufacturers are reshaping their businesses[Read More…]

by September 4, 2020 ACI Initiative
Light Weight Braking Solution

Light Weight Braking Solution

Lanxess AG in partnership with BOGE Elastmetall GmbH has developed the first all-plastic brake pedal. Story by: Deepti Thore Light-weighting has moved beyond lighter body panels and reinforcements to looking at every nut and bolt that goes into making a high-performance vehicle. Brake assemblies are no exception. Addressing this growing demand for lightweight braking solutions, Lanxess AG through its High-Performance[Read More…]

by July 11, 2020 Globescan

LANXESS to focus on continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites

LANXESS, the Germany based chemicals major, said that they will be focussing on Tepex, the continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic high-performance composites from its subsidiary Bond-Laminates. The hybrid technology using Tepex with polyamide 6 as an overmolding material has already done well in a large number of series applications in the lightweight design of automobiles. “Our intention is to highlight the enormous[Read More…]

Airbag housing 30% lighter with LANXESS’ Hybrid Technology

Airbag housing 30% lighter with LANXESS’ Hybrid Technology

  While airbag is one of the most important safety device in a car, it is often not the most considered while buying a car. It is unfortunate that some of India’s most popular and fastest selling cars come without airbags. A recent Global study by the New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) revealed that 1/5th of all cars sold in[Read More…]