The Universal Selection Source: Plastics & Elastomers

Oct 26, 2017 | Industry News

ACEO® Introduces Multi-Material 3D Printing Technology for Silicones

ACEO®’s latest innovation milestone, launches multi-material 3D printing with Silicones. The customer range for these applications goes from medical science to soft robotics. The new technology will...

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Sep 22, 2017 | Industry News

Hexcel Introduces Fast-Curing Epoxy Prepreg for Low-Pressure Processing

Hexcel launches HexPly® M77HF epoxy prepreg that is specifically suited for fast curing at 300°F (149°C) with a minimum of 85 psi (6 bar). Typical applications include automotive parts, prosthetics...

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Aug 23, 2017 | Industry News

Lubrizol LifeSciences Strengthens Silicone Business by Investing USD 10 Mn

The Lubrizol Corporation's LifeSciences business is investing $10 million for a significant capacity expansion at its silicone contract manufacturing site in Franklin, WI. This investment...

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Aug 1, 2017 | Industry News

SpecialChem’s Universal Selector™ Now Offers to Search Thermosets and Rubbers on Omnexus

SpecialChem announces the extension to thermosets and rubbers of its Universal Selector™. Website visitors can now search, compare, and select from a total of more than 140,000 products in...

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May 10, 2017 | Industry News

BPA-free Eastman’s Tritan™ Offers Ultimate Hygiene & Durability for Baby Products

The increased demand in India for BPA-free Baby Products led to the creation of a BPA-free production facility in 2013 by Bonny Products, which has selected transparent Tritan™ from Eastman for its...

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Sep 26, 2017 | Product News

Covestro to Present as Competent Partner for Medical Technology at Compamed 2017

At Compamed 2017, Covestro will be presenting itself as a key supplier of raw materials and partner to the medical technology sector. Highlights will be polycarbonates for wide range of...

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Sep 6, 2017 | Industry News

FTI’s FibaRoll PH – A New Fast Curing Revolutionary Phenolic Prepreg

Traditional phenolic prepregs are slow to cure, hard to store and require substantial post finishing. But FTI’s new FibaRoll PH, developed specifically for the aerospace and rail industries cures in...

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Aug 16, 2017 | Product News

High-temperature Resistant Customized PPA & New PF Resins by VELOX at Fakuma

New high-performing PF grade that can be used for cleaning resins at temperatures between 280°C to 420°C will be presented by VELOX at Fakuma. Also, metal-replacing PPA for automotive and...

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May 29, 2017 | Industry News

New 3D Printing Method for Silicone Promises Effective Medical Implantation

A new advancement in 3D printing technology developed at the University of Florida promises significantly quicker implantation of devices that are stronger, less expensive, more flexible and more...

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Apr 17, 2017 | Industry News

BPA Alternative BPS Exposure May Increase Breast Cancer Aggressiveness

A new study finds that Bisphenol S (BPS), a substitute for the chemical bisphenol A (BPA) in the plastic industry, shows the potential for increasing the aggressiveness of breast cancer through its...

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