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DENSO Using Plant-derived Plastics in Its Products

DENSO Using Plant-derived Plastics in Its Products

Developing environmentally friendly and highly functional materials Mar. 21, 2017 KARIYA (Japan) ― DENSO Corporation today announced that it is using bio-polycarbonate (PC) made from starch and urethane resin extracted from castor oil in some of its products. DENSO has been conducting research and development on plant-derived plastic materials, which are based on plant molecular ... Read More
 
Lear Corporation Opens New Innovation Center in Detroit

Lear Corporation Opens New Innovation Center in Detroit

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Lear Corporation (NYSE: LEA), a leading global supplier of automotive seating and electrical systems, opened a world-class Innovation Center today in downtown Detroit located at 119 State Street in historic Capitol Park. At this Center, Lear plans to develop new automotive products and technologies, incubate non-automotive business opportunities, collaborate ... Read More
 
Ford Sees A/C Condensate As a Clean Drinking-Water Source

Ford Sees A/C Condensate As a Clean Drinking-Water Source

Yes, bottled water really does cost more than gasoline. So does nearly any common liquid consumers can buy, actually. But there’s an unfortunate reality check in this musing: While choosing Aquafina or Perrier over good, clean, cheap tap water is a choice many Americans make, quite a few places elsewhere aren’t fortunate enough to have ... Read More
 
DENSO Awarded a Medal from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

DENSO Awarded a Medal from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

KARIYA (Japan) – The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) awarded DENSO the IEEE Medal for Environmental and Safety Technologies for being the first company in the world to commercialize an electronically controlled injection system (diesel common rail), which has made a significant contribution to the spread of clean diesel vehicles. The award ceremony ... Read More