Keyword: polyamide 6


Invista Breaks Ground on US Nylon Expansion

30.11.2022 -

To help supply the expanding global demand for PA 6.6, which it markets as Nylon, US-based trademark owner Invista, now part of Koch Industries, is building a new plant...


Yara and BASF Building Ammonia Plant in Texas

23.02.2015 - Norwegian fertilizer producer Yara International and Germany's BASF plan to build a world scale ammonia plant at BASF's site in Freeport, Texas, using hydrogen as raw material. The...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

A Perfect Symbiosis of Material and Design

05.10.2014 - Replacing sheet metal with Tepex dynalite continuous-fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites delivers significant additional weight savings in numerous areas of plastic-metal...


Grupa Azoty to Build New PA 6 Plant at Tarnow

10.04.2014 - Grupa Azoty, the Polish chemicals and plastics producer based at Tarnow, has announced plans for a second polyamide 6 production facility at its site in the the special economic...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Making Cars 'Greener' with Plastics

31.01.2014 -

More Plastics, Less CO2 - Plastics are playing a pivotal role in the development of "green" vehicles. This is evident, for example, in a lightweight front-end carrier...


Lanxess Produces 5,000,000th Metric Ton Of Caprolactam

02.02.2011 - With the beginning of February 2011, the specialty chemicals group Lanxess has produced the five millionth metric ton of its plastics precursor caprolactam at its facility in...