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TPE with Recycled Content for Automotive Interiors

The First TPE with Recycled Content for Automotive Interiors HEXPOL TPE, the international polymer compounding group, has expanded their range of Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) materials with recycled content. The new

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Environmental aspects of polymer compounds

The environmental impact of rubber compounds Polymer compounds, such as rubber and plastics, are semi-finished products and can be seen as homogenous mixtures of different ingredients that have previously been

The rubber industry is becoming greener

Is the rubber industry becoming greener? Markus Nykvist, R&D Manager at Gislaved Gummi AB in Sweden, gives a chemist’s view on the subject. Why does the rubber industry use hazardous