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Celenese to Showcase its Polymer and Other Products at Chinaplas 2014

Celenese to Showcase its Polymer and Other Products at Chinaplas 2014

Demonstrating the advanced engineered materials driving today’s consumer electronics, automotive, medical and packaging innovations, Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, will showcase at Chinaplas® 2014 – Asia's biggest plastics trade fair held in Shanghai from April 23-26 – a product portfolio designed to create customer value, including engineered materials, EVA (ethylene vinyl acetate) polymers and cellulose derivatives. [More]
PolyOne to Showcase its Latest Innovations at Chinaplas 2014

PolyOne to Showcase its Latest Innovations at Chinaplas 2014

PolyOne Corporation, a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, will showcase its latest innovations at Chinaplas 2014, one of the world's largest plastics industry exhibitions. New technologies to be displayed are the result of close collaboration with customers to help them reach new markets, achieve sustainability goals and improve profitability. [More]
Halogen-free Fortron® PPS CES50 from Celanese Offers Superior Mechanical Properties

Halogen-free Fortron® PPS CES50 from Celanese Offers Superior Mechanical Properties

Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, today announced at Chinaplas® 2014 that halogen-free Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) CES50 for consumer electronics device housings offers superior mechanical properties over traditional polymer solutions. [More]
Research and Markets Report on China's Market for Neutral Silicone Sealants

Research and Markets Report on China's Market for Neutral Silicone Sealants

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of China's Market for Neutral Silicone Sealants" report to their offering. [More]
Nanyang Researchers Presented Review Article Surveying Clinical Applications of Shape Memory Polymers

Nanyang Researchers Presented Review Article Surveying Clinical Applications of Shape Memory Polymers

Polymers that exhibit shape-memory effect (SME) are an important class of materials in medicine, especially for minimally invasive deployment of devices. Professor Subbu Venkatraman and his group from School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University presented a review article surveying the clinical applications of the SME and addressing critically the question of its utility in implantable devices. Their work, entitled "Biomedical applications of shape-memory polymers: How practically useful are they?", was published in SCIENCE CHINA Chemistry.2014, Vol 57(4). [More]
International Chemist Team Develop Polymer with Unique Optical and Electric Properties

International Chemist Team Develop Polymer with Unique Optical and Electric Properties

Electrically controlled glasses with continuously adjustable transparency, new polarisation filters, and even chemosensors capable of detecting single molecules of specific chemicals could be fabricated thanks to a new polymer unprecedentedly combining optical and electrical properties. [More]
Nine-Layer Film for Dry Food Packaging from Berry Plastics Group Receives Silver Award

Nine-Layer Film for Dry Food Packaging from Berry Plastics Group Receives Silver Award

Berry Plastics Group, Inc.’s new nine-layer film for dry food packaging, recently earned the Company a Silver Award for Technical Innovation from the Flexible Packaging Association (FPA). [More]
New Report on Plastic Processing Machinery Markets in China

New Report on Plastic Processing Machinery Markets in China

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Plastic Processing Machinery Markets in China" report to their offering. [More]
In-Depth Study on the Global and Chinese Optical Polyester Film Industry

In-Depth Study on the Global and Chinese Optical Polyester Film Industry

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Optical Polyester Film Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. [More]
New Technique to Extract Plastic-Like Material from Cork Trees

New Technique to Extract Plastic-Like Material from Cork Trees

On the scale of earth-friendly materials, you'd be hard pressed to find two that are farther apart than polyester (not at all) and cork (very). [More]