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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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Feb 14, 2007 | Industry News

NNAN Announces Test Results Showing Superior Properties of Nylon PleximerTM on a Manufacturing Scale

NaturalNano, Inc. announced the results of manufacturing scale testing of Pleximer, which revealed superior dispersion of halloysite nanotubes at concentrations in excess of 30% in nylon...

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Feb 8, 2007 | Industry News

Technion Researchers Prove that Nanostructures Are Stronger than "Large" Structures

Researchers in the Technion's Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and the Russell Berrie Nanotechnology Institute have succeeded in proving for the first time that tiny nanostructures are stronger...

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Feb 6, 2007 | Article

Plastics Nanocomposites Technology and Trends

Not since the discovery of the silicon chip has there been this much excitement in the field of physics and material sciences. Innumerable universities have established nanocenters with many...

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Jan 19, 2007 | Industry News

Nanophase Expands Sales and Business Development Team, Naming Kevin Wenta Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing

Nanophase Technologies, a technology leader in nanomaterials and advanced nanoengineered products, announced that Kevin J. Wenta has joined Nanophase as executive vice president, sales and...

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Jan 12, 2007 | Industry News

NaturalNano Announces Production of Nylon Pleximer™ on Manufacturing Scale

NaturalNano, Inc. announced the first manufacturing-scale demonstration of the production of nylon Pleximer on a manufacturing scale. Pleximer is a turn-key nanocomposite additive enabling stronger...

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Feb 9, 2007 | Article

Automotive and Nanocomposites

The automotive industry has taken much interest in the nanotechnology revolution attracted by the possibility of significant weight reductions, improved performance, aesthetics and recyclability...

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Feb 7, 2007 | Article

Nanotechnology for Sheet Molding Compounds (SMC)

A research project between the American National Composite Center (NCC) and Core Molding Technologies, an American composite parts manufacturer, is aiming at designing and developing innovative...

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Jan 26, 2007 | Industry News

RAG Subsidiary Degussa Provides Information On Using Nanotechnology Responsibly

Degussa GmbH, Dusseldorf, Germany, has a new website on its activities in the field of nanotechnology. Visitors to degussa-nano.com can find out more about how Degussa sees the opportunities offered...

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Jan 17, 2007 | Article

Nano-particles improve transparent plastics properties

Contrary to conventional inorganic fillers that cannot be used to improve the properties of transparent plastics because of their negative effect on transparency, inorganic nano-particles do not...

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Jan 12, 2007 | Article

New nano-blend of polyamide and polypropylene (PA/PP)

The German firm Domo Caproleuna GmbH has launched a research program in order to develop innovative nano-compounds having inproved mechanical, barrier and flame-retardant properties. For instance...

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