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Functionalized Polymer Powder Enables Simpler, Faster Testing of Beer

Functionalized Polymer Powder Enables Simpler, Faster Testing of Beer

To guarantee a high quality of their beer, breweries monitor the production process very closely. With a new polymer powder, this monitoring will be able to be faster and simpler in the future. Manufacturers can also test drinks such as milk, juice, cola and red wine with the quick check. [More]
Exceptional Sensitivity of Malvern's New OMNISEC GPC/SEC System Excites Attendees at SCM-7

Exceptional Sensitivity of Malvern's New OMNISEC GPC/SEC System Excites Attendees at SCM-7

The ground-breaking sensitivity of Malvern Instruments’ new OMNISEC gel permeation chromatography/size exclusion chromatography system generated significant excitement from scientists meeting at SCM-7, when the system made a well-received debut late in January. [More]
Victrex Announces Construction of Major Polymer Innovation Center in Northern England

Victrex Announces Construction of Major Polymer Innovation Center in Northern England

Victrex plc, a UK-based global world leader in high performance polyaryletherketone (PAEK) polymers is planning to increase its global technology leadership with the construction of a major Polymer Innovation Center in northern England. Financial assistance for the project has come in the form of $2 million in grant funding from the UK government’s Regional Growth Fund, subject to satisfactory due diligence, which recognizes the vital, rapidly accelerating importance of high performance polymers in the global marketplace. [More]
Strategies in Light 2015: Trinseo Exhibits Plastics for the LED Lighting Industry

Strategies in Light 2015: Trinseo Exhibits Plastics for the LED Lighting Industry

Trinseo, the global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, formerly known as Styron, will showcase its plastics for the LED Lighting industry at Strategies in Light at Booth 720 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV from February 24 – 26, 2015. [More]

JEC Europe: New Victrex Technologies Push Aerospace And Energy Performance Boundaries To New Levels

Working closely together with engineers and technicians along the supply-chain, the leading global PAEK-based solutions provider, Victrex, significantly contributes to speeding up manufacturing processes and lowering ene... [More]
UTECH Europe 2015: Perstorp to Showcase Broad Range of Capa Caprolactone Polyester Polyols

UTECH Europe 2015: Perstorp to Showcase Broad Range of Capa Caprolactone Polyester Polyols

Perstorp will present its broad range of Capa™ caprolactone polyester polyols at UTECH Europe 2015 (stand 2100), the international polyurethanes exhibition and conference taking place in Maastricht, the Netherlands, on April 14-16. [More]
Safe, Non-Flammable Electrolyte Technology for Lithium Batteries Receives VC Funding

Safe, Non-Flammable Electrolyte Technology for Lithium Batteries Receives VC Funding

Nitash Balsara, a battery scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), and Joseph DeSimone of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, have together discovered a non-flammable electrolyte that holds promise for safe lithium batteries. [More]
Researchers Create Broad Color Palette of Electrochromic Polymers

Researchers Create Broad Color Palette of Electrochromic Polymers

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology, along with support from BASF, have developed a broad color palette of electrochromic polymer materials that can be used for tinting windows, sunglasses and other such applications that are dependent upon an electric current for producing color changes. [More]
Trinseo Makes its Debut at MD&M West 2015

Trinseo Makes its Debut at MD&M West 2015

Trinseo, a global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, formerly known as Styron, will make its debut today at MD&M West 2015 in Booth #824 Hall E at the Anaheim Convention Center from February 10-12, 2015. [More]
Wendel Completes Acquisition of Specialty Plastic Packaging Solutions Provider, CSP Technologies

Wendel Completes Acquisition of Specialty Plastic Packaging Solutions Provider, CSP Technologies

Wendel, a global investment firm, has completed the acquisition of CSP Technologies at an enterprise value of US $360 million. As part of the transaction, the Wendel Group has invested US $198 million for a 98% ownership in CSP. [More]