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15 Dec 2015
Iran signals €70bn investment prospect for petrochemicals


Iran intends to increase its petrochemicals capacity from 60 million tonnes a year to 180 million t/y in a decade with an investment of over €73 billion.


 
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Michelin launches tire sealant spray



The French company says the sealant is “user-friendly” and is suitable for all car tire sizes up to 245/55 R17.



 


 
Brainteaser


 



This week: Christmas Cakes



As a Christmas treat, a tire company is arranging a party for all its apprentices. It bought 9 boxes of snacks containing a total of 88 small cakes. There were 3 different types of cake, which happened to come from 3 different companies. The almond cakes were packaged 8 to a box, the chocolate chip cakes came 10 to a box, and the raisin & nut package contained 12 per box. The company bought the most boxes of almond cake, but had the most raisin & nut cakes.



How many boxes of each flavour did were bought?



 



Send your answer and correct ones to appear on Friday.



 



Brainteaser results



 


 
ERJ Preview of TTE 2016


The Jan-Feb issue of ERJ magazine will include a preview of new technologies being presented and discussed at Tire Technology Expo (TTE), in Hanover, Germany, on 16-18 Feb, 2016.



 



To contribute or for further information, please contact editor Patrick Raleigh.




Tire waste monitoring


The UK Environment Agency is using flying drones to monitor sites holding waste tires, rubber, plastics and other combustible materials.



 



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People & Skills Tracker


Cabot interim office... EU youth pact... ContiTech.. Provera Pirelli rule… Michelin UK boss… Marangoni new French boss… IISRP awards… Cooper… Orion… Trelleborg… Trinseo…



 



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ERJ Tire Tracker


 



Pirelli/CEAT... Michelin... Doublestar JV OK-ed… Michelin MAN… Conti trailer … F1 miss… Apollo ManU… Schrader job cuts… Michelin letdown?… 



 



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