25 July 2008
25 July 2008
Cook Composites and Polymers and the US Composite Resins business of Hexion Specialty Chemicals will both increase prices in August.
CCP will make an $.08 per pound price increase for all gel coats, unsaturated polyester and vinyl ester resins. All materials packaged in steel containers will increase an additional .04 per pound. New pricing is effective with shipments made on or after August 4, 2008.
Hexion will increase prices of all Unsaturated Polyester and Vinyl Ester resins by $0.08 per pound effective for products shipped on / or after August 15, 2008.
Hexion say that this price increase reflects the continued escalation of energy and chemical intermediate costs.
One of the most respected and successful names in motorsport is working with lightweighting and materials researchers at the AMRC to advance its processes for manufacturing recyclable composite components that extend useful lifetimes and reduce tooling costs.
Kordsa, operating in tire, construction reinforcement and composites technologies market with its mission ‘We Reinforce Life’, has launched a new campaign with the slogan ‘Inspired from life, we reinforce life’.
Chomarat is developing its Coatings & Films business at its French sites. The Group has just acquired an extruder and a graining line to increase its production capacities and develop new, more efficient solutions, particularly in the field of TPO (polyolefin thermoplastics).