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Hercules Tire & Rubber Co. expects to surpass USD 500 million in sales this year after posting record sales of USD 433 million in fiscal 2006.
Dow Chemical Co. said it will build its first global-scale plant to produce infuse olefin block copolymers at a facility in Freeport, TX, USA.
Lanxess Buna L.L.C., the newly created subsidiary of Lanxess Corp. that produces EPDM at a plant in Orange, TX, USA, became operational March 1.
Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. reported consolidated net sales of USD 739 million for the three-month period ended December 31, 2006.
Lehigh Technologies Inc., engineered rubber powder manufacturer has reached a strategic recycling agreement with scrap tire processor MTR Inc.
Source: Daily "The Star", Kuala Lumpur; 25 Apr 2007
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, OH, USA, reported record sales for the fourth quarter and the full year of 2006.
DuPont Performance Elastomer Akron Laboratory set an all-time DuPont workplace safety record with 60 years without an Occupational Safety and Health Administration recordable lost workday case.