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Thermoplastic Composites

Use of thermoplastic composites has increased tremendously in key targeted markets such as automotive, aerospace, electronic device to name few. This is pertaining to the weight reduction and flexibility they offer along with required toughness & stiffness.

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Jan 6, 2022 | Industry News

Researchers Develop Software to Ease Material Modeling Study

A new software tool can accelerate materials science research by cutting out tedious background research on material properties. Penn State and Sandia National Laboratories researchers recently...

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Jan 4, 2022 | Industry News

New Project to Use Optimized Composites for Metal Replacement in Batteries

AIMPLAS is developing the VETERIA21 Project as part of a collaboration agreement between the Valencian Regional Government’s Ministry of Innovation, Universities, Science and Digital Society and...

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Dec 31, 2021 | Industry News

Global Composites Market to Reach USD 126.3 Bn by 2026, Predicts M&M

The global composites market size is projected to reach USD 126.3 billion by 2026, registering a CAGR of 7.5% from 2021 to 2026. The global composites market size is expected to grow from USD 88.0...

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Dec 16, 2021 | Industry News

Toray and Partners to Develop Fully Composite Hydrogen Tank for Civil Aviation

Toray Advanced Composites and partners have been awarded funding from the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy’s Research and Development for Mobility scheme for the development of...

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Dec 3, 2021 | Industry News

Researchers Explore 3D Printing of Wind Turbine Blades with Improved Recyclability

A team of National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) researchers are furthering their revolutionary combination of recyclable thermoplastics and additive manufacturing to manufacture advanced wind...

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Dec 3, 2021 | Industry News

Toray Develops Flame Retardant CFRP Material Using Materials Informatics

Toray has developed a carbon fiber-reinforced plastic (CFRP) for advanced aerospace applications. The company leveraged materials informatics technology to swiftly achieve exceptional flame...

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Dec 2, 2021 | Industry News

Hexcel and Fairmat Partner to Recycle Carbon Fiber Prepreg into Composite Panels

Hexcel and Fairmat have announced an agreement to build the capability to recycle carbon fiber prepreg from Hexcel European operations for reuse in composite panels sold into commercial markets. As...

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Nov 18, 2021 | Industry News

New Healable vCFRP Paves Path for Long-lasting and Sustainable Materials

A research team describes a new type of carbon fiber reinforced material that is as strong and light as traditionally used ones but can be repeatedly healed with heat, reversing any fatigue damage...

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Nov 15, 2021 | Industry News

LANXESS to Convert Its High Performance Materials Business Legally Independent

LANXESS will transfer its High Performance Materials (HPM) business unit to an independent legal corporate structure. HPM is a supplier of high-performance plastics. The materials are used primarily...

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Nov 11, 2021 | Industry News

Solvay and 9T Labs Collaborate to Bring CFRP Parts to Mass Production

Solvay is working with 9TLabs to help bring additively manufactured carbon fiber-reinforced plastic (CFRP) parts to mass production...

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