The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) in Automotive has recognized a joint development in sustainable thermoplastics by Celanese Corporation and International Paper with the Environmental Award for Sustainable Materials in Automotive.
Leading Italian manufacturer of electric two-wheelers has specified the use of thermoplastic elastomers for two precision gasketing applications on the new battery boxes of a growing range of power-assisted bikes and electro-scooters.
The China Auto Lightweight Non-metal Materials Industrial Alliance was inaugurated in the city of Xi’an on November 2 to further promote the use of non-metallic materials and solutions in cars and German resin manufacturer Covestro is one of the founding members.
Solvay Performance Polyamides introduces new Technyl polymer solutions to address the growing need for personal protection and systems safety for the automotive industry. An entire family of electro-friendly low-corroding materials has been developed to meet the needs of car manufacturers.