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Nanotechnology contributes significant advantages to plastics applications. By focusing on key concepts such as nanocomposite, nanoclay, carbon nanotube, nano filler, exfoliation, conductive plastic, fuel or gaz barrier polymer...this Channel aims to provide engineers and designers with solutions to innovate with nanotechnologies. Plastics industry uses nanotechnology in a variety of ways. Nanotechnology revolutionizes the properties of plastic products.

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Sep 15, 2016 | Industry News

Engineers Develop Plastic Clothing Material Using Nanotech That Keeps Skin Cool

Stanford engineers have developed a low-cost polyethylene-based textile using nanotechnology that if woven into clothing, could cool your body far more efficiently than is possible with the natural...

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Aug 19, 2016 | Industry News

HCS to Launch Graphene Enhanced PLA Filaments for 3D Printing

Haydale Graphene Industries plc has announced that HCS will be launching Graphene enhanced poly lactic acid filaments for 3D printing at TCT show. The Haydale graphene enhanced PLA filaments have...

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Aug 11, 2016 | Industry News

Researchers Reveal Efficacy of Carbon Nanotubes in Reinforcing Composites

MIT aerospace engineers have found a way to strengthen composites used to make light-weight airplane frames. Metal-replacing CNT reinforced composites are more damage-resistant. The improvement may...

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Jun 16, 2016 | Industry News

ICEhouse™ Selects SABIC’s PC Sheets for Architectural Design to Support Circular Economy

Using SABIC’s PC sheets, ICEhouse™ represents how structures can easily be built, disassembled and reused with advanced materials supporting circular economy. ICEhouse uses revolutionary aluminum...

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Mar 18, 2016 | Industry News

Tuskegee Univ. Explores Potential of Eggshell Nanoparticles in Biodegradable Packaging

Tuskegee University researchers have found that adding tiny shards of eggshell to bioplastic could create a first-of-its-kind biodegradable packaging material that bends but does not easily break...

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Sep 2, 2016 | Industry News

Advent of Nanomaterials is Expected to Revolutionize Biomaterials Market: TMR

The global biomaterials market for implantable devices is currently exhibiting a highly fragmented vendor landscape. TMR predicts that the advent of nanomaterials and tissue engineering is expected...

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Aug 16, 2016 | Industry News

SDK to Expand Carbon Nanofiber Capacity for Automotive Li-Ion Batteries

Showa Denko (SDK) has decided to expand production capacity for VGCFTM: carbon nanofiber added to cathodes and anodes of lithium ion batteries (LIBs) to improve electrical conductivity and to meet...

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Jul 28, 2016 | Industry News

MIT Team Finds Method to Create Nanolayered Composites for Optics & Electronics

A team of researchers at MIT has found a way to create composite materials containing hundreds of layers that are just atoms thick but span the full width of the material. The discovery could open...

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Jun 1, 2016 | Product News

Teijin at CHINA AID’16: To Exhibit Polyester Nanofiber-based Hook & Loop Fastener and more

Teijin Limited announced that it will participate in the China International Exhibition of Senior Care, Rehabilitation Medicine and Healthcare (CHINA AID) 2016 at the Shanghai New International Expo...

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Mar 15, 2016 | Industry News

Huntsman & HCS to Commercialize Graphene Enhanced ARALDITE® Resins for Nano-composites Mkt

Huntsman Advanced Materials (Switzerland) GmbH is delivering significant step change in the market for nano-composites through its recent collaboration with Haydale Composite Solutions Ltd by...

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