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Tire Technology
Expo 2019

Hannover, Germany March 5-7

To learn more about our
Tread Enhancement Technology,
visit us at Booth C230

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The Sustainability Evolution

For the adhesives industry,sustainability is becoming an essential value proposition. Increasing consumer demand and regulations have contributed to the growth of sustainable initiatives globally....

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Kraton Pioneer Honored by Polymer Modified Asphalt Paving Industry

HOUSTON – January 21, 2019 Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA), a leading global producer of styrenic block copolymers, specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, announces that Willem Vonk – a Kraton employee of 48 years and a modified asphalt pioneer – will be honored by the Association of Modified Asphalt Producers (AMAP).

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2018 Auto TPO: 20 Years Young

Special treats were in store for the record-breaking 992 attendees at the 2018 SPE TPO Automotive Engineered Polyolefins Conference in Troy, Mich., to celebrate the event’s 20th anniversary. Attendees from around the globe gathered Oct. 7 to 10 to discuss the latest automotive innovations in thermoplastic polyolefins (TPOs), thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs), and short- and long-glass polypropylene (PP) ompounds.

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Micro pellets for rotational moulding applications

Soft TPS compound based on Kraton MD1648 SEBS polymer were recently developed for micro pellets used in rotational moulding applications.

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New hydrogenated styrenic block copolymers for medical applications

Kraton Corporation invented styrenic block copolymers (SBC) and commercialized them in 1959. The anionic polymerisation method....

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SBS Modified Asphalt Enhances Durability and High Speed Safety Performance

The Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit, the F1 World Championship’s premier hosting venue for nearly 20 years, had lost its international status....

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