New bio-based polyol with excellent characteristics

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BASF presents a new resin produced from renewable raw material without any disadvantage compared to petrochemical produced polyol.

Softwood becomes exclusive hardwood

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Scientists at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen have developed an innovative treatment for domestic wood and timber.

Bentonite in Drilling Mud

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Precision grinded bentonite for the oil and gas industry possesses extraordinary material properties.

Nissan glows in the dark

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Car manufacturer Nissan partners with inventor Hamish Scott to create paint that uses UV energy absorbed during daylight to glow at night.

Substitute non-renewable raw materials with sugar

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The Dutch company AkzoNobel and partners are looking to turn sugar beet into raw materials.

Renewable materials for footwear

Polyurethan-Innovationen für die Schuhindustrie / Polyurethane innovations for the footwear industry

BASF provides the footwear industry with polyurethane innovations that base on renewable resources.

Faster Manufacturing of Stainless Steel Tanks

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Roeco Inox has developed a new system of tank manufacturing which reduces the production time by 30% and also decreases the amount of necessary welding.

First alumina from Saudi bauxite

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Ma’aden and Alcoa develop an industrial complex in Saudi Arabia to supply the Gulf region and international markets with primary aluminum, alumina and aluminum products.

ThyssenKrupp concludes offtake agreement with NioCorp

ThyssenKrupp concludes offtake agreement with NioCorp

ThyssenKrupp Metallurgical Products has expanded its product portfolio and concluded an offtake agreement for ferroniobium with NioCorp Developments Ltd.

Multifunctional coating for public touch displays

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Schott introduces what it claims to be the first permanently anti-reflective and oleophobic coating for touchscreens.