DSM: Investment in Performance Materials Cluster
DSM Elastomers, a business group of Royal DSM N.V., recently announced that in 2008 it will start producing specialty EP(D)Ms based on a worldwide exclusive license agreement with Nova Chemicals. The agreement further underlines DSM’s innovation ambitions in its Performance Materials cluster, which is an important element of DSM’s strategy Vision 2010 – Building on Strengths.
Based on Nova Chemicals’ proprietary single site catalyst technology, DSM Elastomers has achieved key breakthroughs in the area of advanced catalysis technology that allow for the efficient production of EP(D)Ms with improved properties. This new technology will be branded Keltan ACE (Advanced Catalysis Elastomer).
Would you like to subscribe to our Newsletters on plastics technology and profit from the latest information?
Looking for a new challenge? Check out our jobs market!
Patents encourage innovation: Stay on the ball with the latest innovations in the plastics industry in our patents section.