Munich-based chemical group WACKER is presenting its product and tradeshow highlights for K 2022, the 22nd International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber, in Düsseldorf today. Its tradeshow offerings will center on silicones and silicone-based applications that make sustainable solutions in the fields of electromobility, energy generation, medical technology and plastics processing possible. The product innovations, which will be presented to a wide audience of professionals for the first time, include silicone rubber compounds produced in a resource-efficient manner from biomethanol, self-adhesive silicone products for polycarbonate hybrid parts and a new silicone resin for the manufacture of heat-stable molded parts. Silicone-based additives and polymer binders that improve the processing and end properties of bioplastics round out the topics being showcased at the WACKER booth. The K 2022 plastics tradeshow takes place in Düsseldorf, Germany, from October 19 to 26.