The Universal Selection Source: Plastics & Elastomers
A SpecialChem Client is offering an analytical method to speed up time-to-market of advanced bio-formulation; by experimentally determining the Hansen Solubility Parameters.
A SpecialChem Client is seeking a biodegradable lubricant which inhibits corrosion, displaces moisture, while maintaining lubricant performance. The solution will be packaged in po...
A SpecialChem Client is looking for an additive to polyvinyl alcohol to enhance surface wettability and uniform spreading on a polypropylene substrate
A SpecialChem Client is seeking an adhesive technology to be used in paper application.
The solution must be safe for use by kids, and will be packaged in a portable format.
A SpecialChem client is looking for a technology allowing a reversible identification of a transparent plastic substrate when packaged or in use.
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Dec 22, 2014 |
The European Patent Office has upheld a key patent held by DSM Dyneema covering its recently introduced Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology. This radical innovation platform delivers game-changing materials for soft body armor & hard materials etc.
Australian headquartered Cardia Bioplastics Limited announces that it is currently in talks with BiotechCorp to appoint BioShoppe as distributor of both Cardia Compostable and Biohybrid™ products to the Malaysian Government and market.
Dec 22, 2014 |
Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that, in conjunction with Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, it has developed a new bio-based engineering plastic that can be used for exterior design parts for automobiles. The new plastic is eco-friendly.
The North American Polyurethane market is expected to reach USD 14.46 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. North America PU demand was 3,339.7 kilo tons in 2013 and is expected to reach 4,415.9 kilo tons by 2020.
Dec 19, 2014 |
Solegear Bioplastics & US-based Thermoform Engineered Quality, among the industry leaders in the retail and medical packaging space, have signed a strategic agreement to accelerate the growth & expansion of bioplastics into packaging marketplace.
SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association will partner with the Keep America Beautiful (KAB) nonprofit organization to prominently display the message of KAB’s “I Want to Be Recycled” campaign throughout the NPE2015, it was announced by SPI.
ENGEL at NPE2015, March 23-27, will demonstrate how the specific requirements of five industrial branches—automotive, packaging, medical, teletronics and technical molding—can be realized with efficient and economical injection molding solutions.
The need to use costly silicone gaskets or insert them into housings are no longer required with 2-shot STK thermoplastic elastomers from Elastocon TPE Technologies, Inc. It is a new rubbery material developed in a wide range of hardnesses.
BASF and Schuster are working jointly on a solution for a combined migration and grease barrier on recycled cardboard. The biopolymer ecovio® PS 1606 is applied to recycled cardboard in an extrusion coating process. ecovio® is ASTM certified.
The NSERC announced a five-year, USD 5 Mn grant to create the Industrial Biocatalysis Network. Led by U of T Prof. the network will explore new methods of using enzymes to produce environmentally friendly chemicals, plastics and other products.
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