Malaysia cries labour shortage in glove industry

India, Oct. 16 -- Owing to a severe labour shortage, Malaysian Rubber Glove Manufacturers Association has cut its output target for this year by 3.6% to 188 billion pieces of gloves, reports Bloomberg... Read More

Malaysia contributes 63% of global rubber gloves supply: PM

India, Oct. 16 -- Malaysia contributes 63% of the overall global supply of rubber gloves, and the country is the largest and leading exporter of the product, Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad has sai... Read More

New-gen car tyre from Falken Tyre

India, Oct. 15 -- Japanese tyremaker Falken Tyre India has launched its new-generation standard series tyres - SINCERA SN832i - for cars in India. These tyres are designed and developed for small and ... Read More

LANXESS' high-tech plant in China opened

India, Oct. 15 -- Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has inaugurated its new plant in Changzhou, China. The compounding facility produces Durethan- and Pocan-branded high-tech plastics, especially fo... Read More

ExxonMobil launches new polymer for recycling

Mumbai, Oct. 15 -- ExxonMobil introduces new Rethink Recycle with Vistamaxx performance polymers a proven, cost-effective solution that allows increased recycled content utilization for high-value app... Read More

Double honour for Malaysia's Top Glove

India, Oct. 14 -- Malaysian glove manufacturer Top Glove Corporation has recently received two international recognitions for its good practices in the Economic, Environmental and Social (EES) space. ... Read More

Rubber sector training programme held in Agartala, India

India, Oct. 12 -- As many as 25 trainers received training in the rubber sector as part of the Training of Trainers (ToT) programmes in Agartala, Tripura, India. Latex Harvest Technician (Tapper) and ... Read More

Indian Rubber Board organises training in rubber cultivation

India, Oct. 9 -- The Rubber Board, India is organising a five-day training in rubber cultivation at Rubber Training Institute, Kottayam, Kerala from October 14-18, 2019. The course content includes mo... Read More

Marangoni Retreading Deutschland hits century

India, Oct. 9 -- Marangoni Retreading Systems Deutschland has turned 100. A special 'family day' was held on September 21, organised by Marangoni at its Henstedt-Ulzburg facility to celebrate the impo... Read More

Dow launches SILASTIC LTC 9400 Series LSR

India, Oct. 9 -- Dow has launched SILASTIC LTC 9400 Series Liquid Silicone Rubbers (LSRs) as part of the full portfolio of high-performance SILASTIC silicone elastomers. This improved low-temperature ... Read More