The Universal Selection Source: Plastics & Elastomers
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A SpecialChem Client is seeking a solution of filling porous substrate and small gaps to make it watertight. The solution should be waterproof with long-term stability. Due to the ...
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Jul 3, 2015 |
The Transparency Market Research (TMR) research report states that the global reinforced plastics market stood at USD 8.42 billion in 2012 and is expected to reach USD 15.82 billion by 2019, expanding at a 7.6 percent CAGR from 2013 to 2019.
AutoDISC has proposed a new method for Non-Destructive Inspection (NDI) for future generation composite aircraft using CAD controlled robotics that will ensure aircraft are both safe to fly and have reduced aircraft hangar time, saving costs.
Jul 2, 2015 |
Innovia Films has added NatureFlex™ NK Matt to its range of compostable cellulose-based packaging films. The film has premium natural paper appearance. It is developed primarily as a lamination grade. NatureFlex™ NK Matt has 97% renewable content.
Jul 2, 2015 |
As part of ZELLCHEMING-Expo 2015 UPM showcases the Biofore Concept Car – a truly sustainable innovation. The Biofore Concept Car demonstrates the use of UPM’s innovative bio-based materials and the biocomposites in the automotive industry.
At the Symposium in June, ENGEL presented ENGEL easix multi-axis series of robots in several new sizes. The largest injection molding machines up to 55,000 kN clamping force can now also be equipped with complete solution including a multi-axis robot.
Jul 3, 2015 |
Specialty chemicals company LANXESS exhibited at the International Rubber Conference in Nuremberg as an important partner in an industry that is under constant pressure for new innovations. It showcased innovative solutions for entire rubber industry.
ExxonMobil Chemical has developed a approach for formulating Vistalon™ EPDM compounds for auto sponge weatherseals. Combining an amorphous EPDM rubber with a propylene-based elastomer it produces a compound that can help to reduce sponge density.
Borealis and the Nexeo Solutions announce their agreement to extend and further develop their existing partnership. The agreement reaffirms their shared commitment to the European polymers market and to the Borealis' new distribution strategy.
CARBIOS announced that it has successfully applied its biodegradation technology, which entails embedding an enzyme in plastic at the time of production, to polylactic acid. The market for polylactic acid (PLA) is currently estimated at 190K tons.
BASF is selling its 25% share in joint venture SolVin to Solvay. The transaction will take place on July 1, 2015. Financial details are not disclosed. SolVin was established in 1999 as a 75-25 joint venture between Solvay and BASF in the area of PVC.
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