Canadian Plastics


November 23, 2015 News

European Patent Office confirms DSM patent position for Diablo automotive technology

by Canadian Plastics

Netherlands-based material supplier Royal DSM has won a patent dispute related to its Diablo temperature-resistant technology. In a statement, DSM said the European Patent Office has overturned an attempt to revoke the company’s patent for its proprietary Diablo product offering.

May 24, 2015 News

DSM and NHU form JV to produce polyphenylene sulphide plastics compounds in China

by Canadian Plastics

Material supplier Royal DSM has partnered with China-based NHU to develop and market high performance engineering plastics compounds based on polyphenylene sulphide. Named DSM NHU Engineering Plastics (Zhejiang), the joint venture will be 60%-owned by DSM, while NHU will hold

May 19, 2015 News

DSM and Ascend partner to supply polyamide 66

by Canadian Plastics

Netherlands-based material supplier Royal DSM is partnering with U.S. chemical maker Ascend Performance Materials Inc. to supply compounds based on polyamide 66 (PA66). Under the agreement, Houston, Tex.-based Ascend becomes the strategic supplier to DSM for PA66 base-polymer used as

March 17, 2015 News

DSM sells polymer intermediates, resin business to equity firm CVC

by Canadian Plastics

In a bid to accelerate its refocus on supplying higher value nutritional ingredients and performance materials, Dutch chemical maker Royal DSM NV is selling a majority stake in a basic plastics and resins business to private equity firm CVC Capital

January 5, 2015 News

DSM sells composites distributor Euroresins

by Canadian Plastics

Material supplier Royal DSM has sold Euroresins, a distributor of products to the composite resins industry, to UK-based holding company Cathay Investments. Euroresins operates in nine countries in Europe, including the UK, Italy and France. The company reports sales of