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Plasticizers make life easier: Chemicals are added to plastics, elastomers, paints and coatings, adhesives, and also, for example, textiles, deodorants and perfumes to make these materials soft, pliable, stretchable or easier to process.
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Ceresana has analyzed the European market for plastic pipes: The demand volume reaches approximately 5.01 million tonnes per year.
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Without stabilizing chemicals, many plastic and rubber products would be destroyed after a short time by heat, oxidation or UV rays.
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Indestructible, versatile and cost-effective: polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is one of the oldest and most common plastics.
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Ceresana has now examined the market for adhesives in Europe for the fifth time
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Extruding and extrusion blow molding are used to process about 25 million tonnes of plastics per year in Europe.
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Ceresana has studied the European market for injection-molded plastics: Last year, nearly 12.9 million tonnes of plastics were processed in Europe using this method.
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Is the unpackaged trend over again? Recently, numerous small organic and fair-trade stores have had to give up. On the other hand, large supermarket chains are trying to reduce the amount of plastic waste.
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Ceresana has analyzed the global market for thermoplastic elastomers: By 2031, revenues generated with TPEs are expected to increase to almost USD 27 billion.
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Ceresana has analyzed the European market for food packaging in all categories except beverages. The new study takes into account not only films, pouches, cans, tubes, jars and other primary packaging, but also secondary and transport packaging.
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According to the latest edition of the Ceresana report on bioplastics, the global market for "green" polymers will continue to grow dynamically: the analysts expect bioplastics sales to rise to around USD 9.7 billion by 2031.
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Ceresana has analyzed the European market for plastic films for the second time. This includes flexible plastic bags and sacks, but also packaging films, shrink and stretch films, agricultural films and other films, such as construction foils.
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Ceresana has analyzed the entire European market for bags and sacks made of polyethylene film, films made from other plastics, woven plastic strips (woven bags) and paper.
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Ceresana expects global demand for plastic masterbatches to rise to almost 5.5 million tonnes by 2031.
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Ceresana expects demand for plastic windows to start growing again from 2023, especially for renovation and non-residential construction: the analysts anticipate average global growth of 1.8% p.a. until 2031.
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Despite crises and conflicts, nearly 57 million tonnes of plastics were sold in Europe last year, around 3 million tonnes more than in 2015.
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Manufacturers of paints and coatings are particularly dependent on the construction industry, but benefit less directly from government support programs than producers of insulation materials, for example.
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Ceresana has analyzed the world market for plastics additives: Fillers, plasticizers, pigments and dyes, flame retardants, antioxidants, light stabilizers and heat stabilizers, but also, for example, foaming agents, impact modifiers and lubricants.
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Insulation manufacturers and processors can benefit from investments in energy efficiency and energy saving.
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This is the sixth time Ceresana has analyzed the world market for plasticizers.
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The war over Ukraine and the ongoing corona lockdowns in China are also directly or indirectly affecting plastic pipe manufacturers.
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For the seventh time, Ceresana has analyzed the global market for all types of fire retardants: including brominated and chlorinated flame retardants as well as ATH, organophosphorus, ATO and other additives.
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Ceresana expects the global filler market to grow at an average annual rate of 4.8%
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Ceresana has analyzed the European market for windows and doors that are used in buildings.
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Ceresana has analyzed the world market for titanium dioxide (TiO2) for the fourth time, including the entire value chain from raw materials to end customers.
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Adhesive bonding is a highly innovative key technology for countless industries.
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Ceresana has analyzed the world market for pigments for the seventh time. The researchers expect the highest growth in the regions Asia Pacific and Africa.
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Carbon black is being used as a filler and reinforcing agent in tires and many other rubber products. An average car tire contains around 3 kg of carbon black.
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The paint industry is growing out of the crisis. According to Ceresana's most recent market study, more than 43 million tonnes of paints and coatings were sold around the globe in 2021 - that's almost as much as before the pandemic.
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Plastics have many enemies, but sunlight and oxygen are among the worst. Polymers must be protected against oxidation, UV rays, and heat with stabilizers.
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Synthetic elastomers are malleable like natural rubber made from latex, but at the same time they are more heat-resistant, more resistant to chemicals and do not depend on harvests or climate.