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31.08.2016 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

New electrically conductive CABELEC compounds and concentrates at the K 2016

Biesterfeld will showcase Cabot Corporation's newly launched CABELEC compounds and concentrates at K 2016. The increased requirements for explosion protection in industrial production plants along with more stringent safety demands in the supply chain, as for example in the automotive industry, call for intelligent product solutions. These include the polypropylene (PP) based compound CABELEC CA6410, which has been specifically developed for inje [...]

02.08.2016 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld acquires Schütz & Co., Distributor of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients

Effective of August 1, 2016, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie has taken ownership of Hamburg-based company, Schütz & Co. (GmbH & Co. KG). The newly acquired business focuses on the distribution of customised active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) and excipients. Founded in 1892, Schütz & Co. has numerous long-standing partnerships with well-known manufacturers and supplies leading pharmaceutical and cosmetic companies in more than 50 countries. "The [...]

05.07.2016 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld to sell Nurel's INZEA® in France - Compostable Biopolymers made from Renewable Resources

With INZEA®, Nurel has developed a range of fully biodegradeable polymers. Up to 85 percent of the products are produced from renewable resources like non-genetically modified polylactic acid (PLA) and starch. Thanks to optimal mechanical properties and processing parameters similar to those of polyolefins and styrene plastics, INZEA® is a sustainable replacement for petroleum-based polymers. Effective immediately, Biesterfeld will also begin t [...]

23.06.2016 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld: Milar distributes SCIGRIP’s MMA adhesives

Effective April 1, 2016 Milar Sp. z o. o. sells SCIGRIP's two-components methyl methacrylate (MMA) adhesives in Poland and the Baltics. Milar is a subsidiary of the Biesterfeld Group in Poland with over 25 years of experience in distribution of high-quality specialty chemicals and technical advice for various industries. SCIGRIP Smarter Adhesives Solutions offers the latest advancements in bonding systems and adhesive chemistries for the most de [...]

20.06.2016 | Biesterfeld Performance Rubber GmbH

Biesterfeld founds new business division Performance Rubber

Biesterfeld Performance Rubber GmbH will commence operations on 1 July 2016. The new business division of the Biesterfeld Group combines all international business activities for the rubber processing industry. The aim is to further develop the rubber business strategically, while strengthening the Group's role as a leading European distributor in this industrial segment. Sascha Hennig and Peter Wilkes will assume management of this business divi [...]

14.06.2016 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie to sell Songwon UV Absorbers, HALS and Antioxidants for the Paint and Coatings Industry

Under the brand names Songnox® CS  and Songsorb® CS, Songwon offers a high-quality product portfolio consisting of antioxidants, UV absorbers and HALS (Hindered Amine Light Stabilisers), which protect paints and lacquers from damaging UV radiation, subsequent photo-oxidation, and heat exposure. As of now, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie will sell these products on the German market. Included in the range of UV absorbers are benzotriazoles (BTZ) [...]

23.05.2016 | Biesterfeld AG

Financial Year 2015 a success for the Biesterfeld Group

In 2015, Biesterfeld AG, Hamburg, increased its operating profit significantly with stable revenues of approximately €1.1 bn. With the latest results, the 110-year-old business group continues to pursue its long-term growth strategy.The Biesterfeld Group succeeded in growing its earnings during 2015. At €1.1bn, revenues remained solid at the previous year's level. Throughout the past year, corporate structures were targeted for development wh [...]

19.05.2016 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Cabot extends distribution with Biesterfeld to France and Belgium

Cabot Switzerland GmbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cabot Corporation, has appointed Biesterfeld Plastic as a distributor in new markets to expand Cabot 's presence in Europe. Leveraging Biesterfeld 's growing Performance Rubber activities, Cabot will be able to strengthen its market presence in the French and Belgian distribution markets. Biesterfeld will now be responsible for the distribution of Cabot 's carbon black products f [...]

18.05.2016 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Solvay Specialty Polymers Extends Biesterfeld Plastic Pan-European Distribution Agreement to Include Ryton® PPS Grades

Effective May 1, Solvay Specialty Polymers has enhanced the distribution channel for its Ryton® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) product line through a strategic partnership with Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH thereby extending its current distribution to a pan −European level, excluding Italy. This broadened collaboration considerably strengthens Biesterfeld Plastic 's product portfolio. Both existing and new Ryton® PPS customers will benefit [...]

26.04.2016 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld Petroplas Ltd celebrates 30 years of Polymer Distribution in the UK and Ireland

2016 represents a bumper year for the Biesterfeld group as it celebrates 110 years in business later in 2016. Furthermore, 2016 marks 30 years since Biesterfeld Petroplas Ltd opened its doors for business as the independent polymer distributor, Petroplas Ltd. Founded in 1986 by two former employees of Phillips Chemicals (now CP Chem), the company grew throughout the 1990s and early 2000's to become one of the UK's largest independent polymer di [...]



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