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EN 16755

The technical standard TS 16755 has been accepted by a majority of the EU member states and therefore this technical standard will get another standard status. EN 16755 – Durability of reaction to fire performance – Classes of fire-retardant treated wood products in interior and exterior end use applications. The main aim with this new […]

Work in progress: Dubai Safari

The 119-hectare Dubai Safai Park is tentatively due to open in late 2017 in Al Warqa 5. It will replace Dubai Zoo and will be built as green as possible to offer animals a better quality of life. The local Cape Reed Team is hard at work constructing and completing the eco-friendly and sustainable structures, […]

Dubai Civil Defence Approval

Magma is glad to announce that our distributor Cape Reed LLC has obtained the Dubai Civil Defence approval for our product Cape Reed FireShield. For this approval the product has been tested Exova Warrington UK and approved by local authorities in the UAE. Cape Reed FireShield is a fire retardant coating for treatment of timber […]

Work in progress: Bicylce parking Utrecht NL

The city of Utrecht is building a new railway station area and is due to get the world’s largest bicycle parking which will be able to house 12,500 bicycles. The first part of this parking has been finalized and in 2018 the entire parking facility will be completed. All walls in this parking are made […]

Exporting chemicals to Europe, tolling is a valid option

In the world of common day a lot of large and small international companies choose deliberately for toll manufacturing of their chemicals when they expand their business to Europe. Toll manufacturing is also known as tolling, contract manufacturing or blending/mixing services. There are many well known advantages such as ability to focus on the core […]

3 FAQ about Toll Manufacturing

Toll manufacturing/blending also known as contract manufacturing or contract blending is a service whereby the production of (complex) chemical products is outsourced to a third party company (blender). Nowadays it is a common service for chemical companies, from global conglomerates through to regional and specialized suppliers to reduce production risks. You supply the formula and […]

Improve your bottom line with Toll Manufacturing

Every company wants to improve their bottom line and share holder value. Outsourcing is a hot topic nowadays to achieve this goal. Main reasons to start outsourcing are focus on the core business, hiring expertise and operating more cost efficiently. This can be perfectly achieved when choosing for toll manufacturing/ custom manufacturing.  In this article […]

Chemicals outsourcing: what are my options?

When deciding to outsource your chemicals it is crucial to choose the outsourcing method that best suits your company needs.   The most frequent varieties of chemical outsourcing are: Licensed manufacturer – chemical products manufactured under a long-term licence. The manufacturer buys raw materials on own account and bears risks of selling finished products. Contract […]