The Universal Selection Source: Plastics & Elastomers
A SpecialChem Client is offering a novel polyurethane chemistry that enables intrinsic self-healing properties. The producer is looking for new applications and partners valuing th...
A SpecialChem client is seeking a solution to improve biofilm adhesion on thermoplastic surfaces.
The company wishes to affect a modification to its current product portfolio cons...
Optimizing Hot Melt Open Time vs. Setting Speed with Efficient Wax Selection
Apr 26, 2017
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May 1, 2014 |
The move towards phthalate-free polymers keeps going on in the Medical Industry, as well as in many other sectors. Started more than a decade ago, it is now a matter of fact "phthalate-free" has...
Apr 30, 2014 |
Plastics have become an integral part of everyday life. It would be difficult to identify a manufacturing process which does not use plastics in one from or another. Even products which appear to be...
Apr 25, 2014 |
In recent years the search for biodegradable polymers has excelled due to environmental issues. Among the biodegradable polymers from renewable sources, the poly (lactic acid) - PLA is one of the...
Apr 9, 2014 |
In this study, the effect of sliding velocities, bearing pressure and temprature on friction and wear journal bearings
made of PA 66, PA 66 + %18PTFE and PA 66+%20 GFR+%25 PTFE composites were...
Mar 28, 2014 |
It has been found that the physical properties of many types of fiberglass reinforced polymer composites may be improved by including core-shell rubber nanoparticles in a resinous binder that is...
Paint can have significant effects on the mechanical properties of plastic substrates. The selection of a paint system that is not properly matched to a given plastic substrate can lead to premature...
Apr 29, 2014 |
Billions of disposable coffee cups are used annually around the world. Most of the cups are molded using expandable polystyrene (EPS). EPS is a very complex material with many structural variables...
Apr 24, 2014 |
Dynamic vulcanization process of ethylene-vinyl acetate rubber (EVM) and ternary polyamide copolymer (tPA) blends in the presence of tetraethyloxysilane (TEOS) was investigated. The morphology...
Apr 1, 2014 |
The Packaging Industry faces many challenges like tougher competitive landscape, tight cost control, extended packaged good protection requirements and the race for even more sophisticated...
Mar 26, 2014 |
Starch nanoparticles offer the ability to prepare starch based polymer nanocomposites. Controllable particles sizes of starch nanoparticles were synthesized via a precipitation in water-in-oil...
Instead of giving up when your plastic fails automotive, E&E, mass transport...fire tests, learn how to best select your flame retardants based on required thermal stress & fire parameters.
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