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Because of regular issues with their clear polypropylene and ABS, Gel Kleen® wanted to find a more cost-competitive and transparent resin giving 100% satisfaction for their soap and paper dispensers. The clear PP was generating problems of assembly due to a too high shrinkage. On the other hand, ABS was too expensive and was degraded by cleanin...

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Top-brand owners look permanently for promotional campaigns to keep their position in the consumers’ preference while solidifying their presence as high quality standards. A prestigious champagne producer decided to offer a luxury logo-printed ice bucket to its customers who purchased several bottle packages. He needed a cost-effective yet beautif...

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Traditional metal pumps used in sanitary, medical, food and pharmaceutical industries face contamination issues. To prevent this fluid contamination, frequent down-times for maintenance and cleaning are necessary and generate high additional costs and production slow-down. Moreover, the fluid contamination can still occur, and be the source of heal...

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How to upgrade mechanical performance of Outdoor Sporting Goods while reducing weight & cost vs. a metal/wood combination    This case study highlights a project where a Long Fiber Thermoplastic solution (LFT) successfully replaced metal in sailboat rigging blocks! Get inspired for your own application!     > Key benefits of replacing metal/wood ...

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As a plastic manufacturer, you need to answer stringent FR requirements in order to be compliant. Moreover, you have to find cost effective solutions that allow you to reach high flame retardancy and thermal stability for your household applications

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Aventa, a company specialized in solar collectors, has developed a 100% polymer-based collectors. Such panels are traditionally made of metals in order to resist the extreme heat exposure inside the device. Design a 100% plastic-based collector to produce hot domestic water has raised numerous challenges. The polymer choice, in combination of the...

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A residential glass producer was using PET-G to inject double-walled tumblers. Thanks to the excellent impact resistance of PET, the producer claimed his glasses unbreakable but the glasses were too expensive. He wanted to find a less expensive resin, with glossy surface and good impact resistance to drops while being also resistant to dish wash...

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Resirene CET® SMMA resin has been selected by a key company for brand new disposable razors. Learn more about the unique combination of good mechanical properties, glossy/transparent aesthetic and attractive cost-effectiveness of CET® through this case study.

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Lucite International has been approached to create 2 PMMA materials. Their customer needed to meet precisely defined requirements in both clear and opaque black variants, for use together in co-injection molding automotive LED lighting applications. Customer requirements: • Clear variant for automotive lighting   -  Excellent transparency and opti...

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Lucite International has been approached to create 2 PMMA materials. Their customer needed to meet precisely defined requirements in both clear and opaque black variant, for use together in co-injection molding automotive LED lighting applications
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How to Reduce your Flame Retardants Loading

Achieve your Fire Resistance targets using less flame retardants & preserve your plastic mechanical performance.

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