The Universal Selection Source: Plastics & Elastomers

Automotive
The automotive industry uses engineered polymer composites and plastics in a wide range of applications. Leading experts say there are four areas that require highest-priority research and development with plastics: interior, body and exterior, powertrain and chassis, light weighting.

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Apr 6, 2017 | Industry News

Victrex Acquires PEEK Fiber Manufacturer Zyex to Drive Growth Opportunities

Victrex has announced that it has acquired Zyex, a recognized manufacturer of PEEK based fibers, principally for the aerospace, automotive and industrial markets. Acquisition will drive future...

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Apr 5, 2017 | Industry News

Techmer PM Jointly Takes 3D Printed Tooling Tech. for Auto to New Dimensions

Techmer PM has recently collaborated with industry partners to develop tooling equipment via 3D printing. While aerospace industry has led paradigm shift to 3D printed tooling, the automotive sector...

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Apr 4, 2017 | Product News

Stratasys Expands 3D Printing Range with Nylon Composite & Rubber-like Material

Stratasys has recently announced two new advanced materials: a carbon fiber-filled thermoplastic strong enough to replace metal components in automotive and a new line of rubber-like high-durability...

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Mar 29, 2017 | Industry News

Pultruded Composites for Automobile Weight-reduction by Teijin’s Subsidiary DSC

Diversified Structural Composites Inc., a Teijin Group subsidiary offers pultruded composite profiles, commonly referred to as pultrusions that can help to reduce automobile body and structure...

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Mar 28, 2017 | Industry News

Demonstrator That Eases Polycarbonate Film Selection for Cars: Covestro at VDI Conf.

Covestro has constructed a display and surface demonstrator for explaining the various aspects of its current film developments for cars. The demonstrator will be showcased at the VDI congress on...

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Apr 5, 2017 | Industry News

Tata Motors Selects Trinseo’s ABS for TATA Tiago’s Enhanced Interior Aesthetics

Tata Motors has selected Trinseo’s injection molding Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene grade MAGNUM™ 3416 SC to enhance their instrument and door panels in the new, best-selling Tata Tiago. Trinseo’s...

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Apr 4, 2017 | Product News

Silicones for Optimal Performance of Auto Battery Packs: Dow Corning at The Battery Show

Dow Corning’s Eric Vanlathem is giving a presentation on silicone solutions for thermal management at The Battery Show Europe 2017 in Germany. He will outline how silicone technology is helping...

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Mar 29, 2017 | Industry News

3D Printing via Diode Lasers Could Pave Way for Faster Plastic Parts Production

Researchers at University of Sheffield have invented a new 3D printing technology using DAM process that they believe is set to change the way plastic parts are produced for automotive and aerospace...

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Mar 29, 2017 | Industry News

Trinseo Underscores ABS Growth for Automotive and Expansion at VDI Conf.

Trinseo has commenced production of MAGNUM™ ABS Resins for automotive sector in China. A key development and reinforcing Trinseo’s position as a sustainable partner for global product supply are...

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Mar 27, 2017 | Product News

Solvay’s New High-performance PA Replaces Metal in Permanent Load Parts

Solvay has expanded its portfolio of specialty polymers to overcome demanding metal replacement challenges for automotive and appliance parts submitted to severe operating environments with two new...

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