Continental Tire secures contract with Ford Motor. (Contracts, Licenses).
A Continental tire is an upright, external, mounted spare tire behind an automobile's trunk compartment. This term also describes a completely fake design that is stamped into the trunk lid. North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. , Auburn Hills, MI, a unit of Continental AG, has begun supplying tires to Ford Motor for the company's line of Ford Ranger The Ford Ranger name is used on two distinct and unrelated pickup truck lines by the Ford Motor Company
DuPont Packaging and Industrial Polymers, Wilmington, DE, and H.M. Royal, Trenton, NJ, announced that H.M. Royal has become a sales agent of DuPont's Vamac ethylene acrylic elastomers in the United States. H.M. Royal distributes more than 200 products to rubber compounders, including polymers, resins, fillers and reinforcements, plasticizers plasticizers
mostly triaryl phosphates, such as tricresyl, triphenyl phosphates, which are poisonous. See also triorthocresyl phosphate. , processing aids, flame retardants, smoke suppressants and performance additives.
PolyOne, Cleveland, OH, announced a realignment re·a·lign
tr.v. re·a·ligned, re·a·lign·ing, re·a·ligns
1. To put back into proper order or alignment.
2. To make new groupings of or working arrangements between. of the distribution channel for its Performance Additives business unit by appointing Harwick Standard Distribution, Akron, OH, as a national (U.S.) distributor for all of its products. Harwick Standard will add to its product portfolio PolyOne's full line of elastomer elastomer (ĭlăs`təmər), substance having to some extent the elastic properties of natural rubber. The term is sometimes used technically to distinguish synthetic rubbers and rubberlike plastics from natural rubber. additives and colorants, including Stan-Tone colors, Mastermix MB additive systems, VVO VVO Verkehrsverbund Oberelbe
VVO Vladivostok, Russia - Vladivostok Airport (Airport Code)
VVO Vorgesetztenverordnung (German)
VVO Vereniging Van Orthodontisten vulcanized vul·ca·nize
tr.v. vul·ca·nized, vul·ca·niz·ing, vul·ca·niz·es
To improve the strength, resiliency, and freedom from stickiness and odor of (rubber, for example) by combining with sulfur or other additives in the presence of heat oils and Accu-Way pre-weighed chemicals. PolyOne Performance Additives is a manufacturer and supplier of elastomer additives and colorants to mixers and processors in the North American North American
named after North America.
North American blastomycosis
see North American blastomycosis.
North American cattle tick
see boophilusannulatus. rubber industry.
Bridgestone/Firestone North American Tire, LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.
LLC - Logical Link Control , Nashville, TN, announced that Bridgestone is the first and presently the only supplier of tires for Ferrari's newest sports car. Bridgestone developed the Potenza RE050 Scuderia tires exclusively for the Enzo Ferrari. Bridgestone/ Firestone also announced that the Bridgestone brand has been named as the exclusive original equipment tire for the redesigned 2003 Nissan 350Z. The tiremaker will provide Nissan with its Bridgestone Potenza RE040 ultra-high performance tires in both 17" and 18" fitments.
Buss-SMS GmbH of Butzback, Germany, and Bayer AG of Leverkusen, Germany, have signed an exclusive agreement for Buss-SMS to develop, market and manufacture high viscosity reactors based on Bayer's patented technologies. This is said to strengthen Buss-SMS's large volume processor program and broaden its capabilities to handle difficult-to-process continuous applications such as devolatilization of solution elastomers, radical polymerization of commodity monomers and melt viscosity advancement by polycondensation.
Global specialty chemicals manufacturer Sartomer, Exton, PA, has signed three new distributors for its Norsolene line of hydrocarbon resins. The three companies, J.H. Calo, Dowd and Guild and Brenntag Mid-South/Brenntag South-East, will distribute Sartomer's Norsolene products respectively to customers in the northeastern, western and southeastern United States.
Lord, Cary, NC, has partnered with Boeing to develop an improved front engine isolator for the Boeing 757 and PW2000 engine.
Goodyear Tire & Rubber, Akron, OH, announced that Exel, the supply chain management company, will become the lead logistics provider for Goodyear's North American tire operations. Exel currently handles distribution center operations for Goodyear in York, PA; Orlando, FL; Columbus, OH; Memphis, TN; and Victorville, CA.
Fitz Chem, Elmhurst, IL, a midwest distributor/sales agent of raw materials to the paint, coatings, plastics, rubber, ink and adhesives industries, has been appointed as distributor for Cognis PCI's epoxy curing agents in Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan.