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Biesterfeld and SCIGRIP expand strategic partnership to the UK market

Biesterfeld is expanding its long-term partnership with the American manufacturer SCIGRIP. After successfully handling the distribution of two-part methyl methacrylate (MMA) adhesives in Poland, the Baltic States, Germany and France, the agreement has now been extended to include the UK market with immediate effect. SCIGRIP materials offer the latest advancements in structural bonding systems for the most demanding...


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Biesterfeld granted distribution rights for Sidistar® from Elkem ASA in German Rubber market

Biesterfeld Performance Rubber and Elkem Silicon Materials have signed an agreement for the distribution of Elkem ASA’s Sidistar® products into the German rubber market. The cooperation is due to start from 1st of April 2020. The specialty products under the Sidistar® brand are grades of spherical amorphous silica. They are characterized by its low specific surface. The BET surface area is limited to only 25 m²/g. These...


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Biesterfeld appointed to distribute Ethylene Copolymers from Westlake Chemical® in Europe

Biesterfeld will begin to distribute Specialty Polymers from Westlake Chemical®. With immediate effect, the company will distribute the ELEVATE® EVA, EMAC® / EBAC® and TYMAX® products throughout Europe, including the UK and Ireland. The ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) ELEVATE® is characterized not only by its softness, flexibility and low-temperature toughness, but also by its good stress cracking and UV resistance. The product...


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Biesterfeld is granted distribution rights in Norway and Sweden for AIREX® foams and BALTEK® balsa products from 3A Composites Core Materials

Biesterfeld is expanding its long-term partnership with Swiss manufacturer 3A Composites Core Materials. After successfully handling the distribution of AIREX® foams and BALTEK® balsa products in Poland, the partnership has now been extended to Biesterfeld’s subsidiaries Lindberg & Lund AS and ABIC Kemi AB to include the distribution rights for Norway and Sweden. AIREX® foams and BALTEK® balsa products are high-performing and...


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Biesterfeld and DuPont intensify their strategic partnership in CIS countries

Biesterfeld Plastic and DuPont are continuing the expansion of their strategic cooperation. Thanks to an extended agreement, Biesterfeld Rus LLC will take over responsibility for selling the Zytel®, Minlon®, Crastin®, Rynite®, Hytrel®, Bexloy® and Delrin® thermoplastic plastics in Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan from 1 December 2019.  Hytrel® thermoplastic polyester-elastomers are ideal for...


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Biesterfeld receives distribution rights for air cleaning and surface care products by Prebona AB (Sweden)

Biesterfeld has been granted exclusive distribution rights for the odour absorbing and surface care products made by Swedish manufacturer Prebona AB (publ) with immediate effect. The new agreement applies to Germany, Austria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Croatia, Estonia, Hungary, Switzerland, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine. New to the...


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Biesterfeld receives further distribution rights for Kalaguard® SB

Biesterfeld is expanding its partnership with Emerald Kalama Chemical. After successfully handling sales of Kalaguard® SB in Germany and Austria, the partnership has now been extended to include the distribution rights for Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia, Bulgaria and Slovenia due to the successful BPR PT 6 registration.  Kalaguard® SB makes sodium benzoate available to homecare formulators for the first time...


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Biesterfeld and NUWEN extend European partnership

The French-based cosmetic ingredients company NUWEN and Biesterfeld Spezialchemie have signed a new agreement to intensify their cooperation in Europe. After successfully starting in Russia for a selected portfolio, the partnership has been extended and Biesterfeld will distribute NUWEN’s products in the Balkan countries, the Baltics, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Romania and Slovakia. Biesterfeld’s product portfolio now...


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Biesterfeld receives IFS Broker certification

Biesterfeld International receives IFS Broker certification in the area of "Procurement and marketing of food supplements such as amino acids and plant extracts as well as food additives". With this certification, the company demonstrates its commitment to ensuring compatibility and transparency throughout the entire supply chain. IFS Broker certification is a standard specifically developed for trading houses and importeurs...


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Biesterfeld will distribute ExxonMobil's Santoprene TPV in Switzerland from 2020

ExxonMobil has granted Biesterfeld Plastic extended rights to sell its Santoprene™ TPV (thermoplastic vulcanisate). From 1.1.2020, Biesterfeld will also officially sell the product in Switzerland, meaning that it will then cover all of continental Europe. It also has rights to sell the product in the UK, Brazil and North Africa. Santoprene™ TPV is a thermoplastic rubber consisting of a two-phase polymer of vulcanised EPDM...



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