To combat the negative impact of global waste tyre build-up, the Timberland Company, one of the leading US footwear manufacturers will launch two new footwear collections featuring outsoles made by using recycled rubber from discarded tyres.
RTP Company, headquartered in Winona, MN, USA, a compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics, recently commercialised a new line of all-polymeric wear additive (APWA) compounds offering improved wear resistance.
Production cost savings and improved levels of fire safety are now available to the manufacturers of mineral wool construction panels, thanks to a brand new A2-adhesive that can be applied sparingly, yet deliver the same results as traditional solutions. Adhesives manufacturer Kleiberit Klebchemie has launched PanelPur A2 577 – a low-viscosity, EN 14509 compliant, two-component polyurethane adhesive solution.
Fill presented at UTECH 2009 its flexible transport system “flextrac”. This latest innovation from the Upper Austrian mechanical engineer permits varied process and handling times for mould carriers and tools in flexible transport solutions. Not least of the remarkable benefits for Fill customers using “flextrac” is the opportunity to react to changed piece numbers at short notice.