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RadTech Europe informing the market on the basics and latest in UV LED
This year RadTech Europe, the European association for UV/EB curing technology, is organizing a webinar series especially on UV LED. The aim of the association is to help everyone understand the true value of radiation curing technology and comprehend its functionality, sustainability, and safety. The focus this Spring will be on UV LED in a series of webinars, open to the public.
DSM Engineering Materials helps DiFOLD unlock the next level of circularity in its flagship Origami Bottle Arnitel® Eco
DSM Engineering Materials today announces its partnership with sustainability-focused startup DiFOLD, developing foldable reusable products. The startup has chosen DSM Engineering Materials’ Arnitel® Eco – a bio-based thermoplastic copolyester – to manufacture its flagship Origami foldable water bottle. Adopting Arnitel® ECO marks a major step forward in DiFOLD’s mission to reduce the environmental impact of packaging waste.
Aristoflex® Eco T – Clariant raises the bar for performance of biodegradable rheology modifiers
Discover the first of a brand-new class of rheology modifiers, Aristoflex Eco T, which provides skincare formulators the opportunity to make luxurious, pleasant texture formulations without compromise on biodegradability. With in-cosmetics Global 2023 in Barcelona just around the corner, Clariant unveils this new rheology modifier based on a patented technology.
eschbach Awarded Bronze Sustainability Rating from EcoVadis
Global software developer eschbach, the provider of Shiftconnector® enterprise software platform for process manufacturing, announces that it has received a Bronze Sustainability Rating from EcoVadis, which ranks the company in the top 50th percentile of organizations rated across the world. Achieving such a high ranking from EcoVadis, the world's largest and most trusted provider of business sustainability assessments, reinforces eschbach's commitment to sustainability at all levels of its business.
Archroma expected to close acquisition of Huntsman Textile Effects on 28 February 2023
Archroma, a global leader in sustainable specialty chemicals and solutions for industries such as textiles, packaging & paper, paints and coatings, today announced that it has secured all regulatory approvals required to complete the acquisition of the Textile Effects business from Huntsman Corporation (“Huntsman Textile Effects”).
IGM Resins Partners with Qualipoly for Supply and Distribution Agreement
IGM Resins, leading global provider of energy curing raw material solutions, is proud to announce an exclusive supply and distribution agreement with Qualipoly Chemical Corporation, a global leader in the industrial supplies market.
Perstorp sets reduction targets for water and waste
Sustainable solutions provider Perstorp has added new corporate sustainability targets, for water and waste, to its sustainability strategy. Its long-term sustainability ambition is to become Finite Material Neutral, which involves water and waste, along with raw materials, energy and catalysts. In 2021 the company set its first 2030 targets, for greenhouse gas emissions (using approved science-based targets) and (eco) toxic impact. Now Perstorp has added new sustainability targets that will address its long-term ambition.
Multifaceted UV technology at ICE Europe
At ICE Europe, which will take place in Munich from March 14-16, 2023, UV equipment manufacturer IST METZ will present UV solutions for the most complex requirements of the converting industry in hall A5 at booth 1546.