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Ascend Exhibiting Vydyne® PA66 E&E, Industrial Applications at Chinaplas 2017 HOUSTON -Thursday, May 18th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of PA66 resin, will showcase its latest technology at Chinaplas 2017. Applications on display at the booth will include cable ties and fasteners; electrical and electronic components; and industrial, building...

Ascend to Exhibit Vydyne® PA66 Automotive Applications at Chinaplas 2017  HOUSTON -Wednesday, May 17th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of PA66 resin, will exhibit a full range of automotive applications at Chinaplas 2017. On display at booth 11.2B41 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, China will be PA66 automotive...

Ascend Performance Materials Returns to Chinaplas to Showcase Vydyne® PA66 Portfolio  HOUSTON -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of PA66 resin, will exhibit a range of products for automotive, home and commercial and industrial applications at Chinaplas 2017. Ascend manufactures specialized formulations of PA66 for use in automotive...

Ascend Performance Materials Names Phil McDivitt CEO HOUSTON -Tuesday, April 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials announced today that company president and chief operating officer Phil McDivitt has assumed the title of president, chief executive officer and member of the board of directors. Ascend’s former CEO Frederic M. (Fred) Poses will retire and step...

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit at VDI Engineering Conference HOUSTON -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials technical experts and sales team will showcase a range of its PA66 products for the automotive industry at the International Congress of Plastics In Automotive Engineering (VDI Conference) on March 29-30 in Mannheim, Germany. The company will...

Ascend Performance Materials Announces Global Price Increase for All Vydyne® Brand Polymers and... HOUSTON -Wednesday, March 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials announced today a global price increase for all of its Vydyne® branded polymers and compounds. The price increase takes effect April 1, or as contracts allow and includes the following price...

Ascend Performance Materials Announces Global Price Increase for Fibers HOUSTON -Saturday, February 18th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials announced today a global price increase on all fibers. The price increase takes effect March 1, 2017, or as contracts allow, and includes the following materials and price...

Ascend Performance Materials Announces Global Price Increase for All Vydyne® Brand Polymers HOUSTON -Tuesday, January 31st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials announced today a global price increase for all of its Vydyne® branded polymers. The price increase takes effect February 1, or as contracts allow and includes the following price...

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit Portfolio of Global Nylon 6,6 Technologies at Chinaplas 2016 HOUSTON -Wednesday, April 13th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials will be showcasing its portfolio of Vydyne® nylon 6,6 products April 25-28 at Chinaplas 2016 (booth# N3B21), the largest plastics and rubber trade fair in Asia. Ascend, one of the world’s largest fully integrated producers of polyamide 66 (also...