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Chinaplas 2015: ProTec Polymer Processing to Highlight New Generation of SSP Tumble Reactors for Material Treatment

Chinaplas 2015: ProTec Polymer Processing to Highlight New Generation of SSP Tumble Reactors for Material Treatment

At this year's Chinaplas from May 20 to 23 in Guangzhou/China, ProTec Polymer Processing will present efficient and economical plant engineering solutions for material treatment of plastics. The highlights of the presentation are the completely revised new generation of the ProTec tumble reactor for selectively improving the properties of free-flowing plastics and the pultrusion technology used to manufacture long-fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFT). [More]
Carbon3D Presents its Novel CLIP Technology to Revolutionize 3D Printing

Carbon3D Presents its Novel CLIP Technology to Revolutionize 3D Printing

Carbon3D presented their novel approach to polymer-based 3D printing at the TED conference. It is believed that polymer-based 3D printing will pave the way for the industry to move forward from simple prototyping to 3D manufacturing. [More]
VDI Conference 2015: Trinseo Automotive to Highlight ENLITE Structural Polymers

VDI Conference 2015: Trinseo Automotive to Highlight ENLITE Structural Polymers

Trinseo, the global materials company and manufacturer of plastic, latex and rubber, is set to participate in the 2015 International VDI Conference “Plastics in Automotive Engineering.” The VDI Conference serves as an excellent opportunity for Trinseo Automotive, previously known as Styron, to showcase its top-notch engineering capabilities and commercial successes with key global automotive players throughout the industry. [More]
Injectable Polymer Strengthens Blood Clots to Treat Unseen, Internal Injuries

Injectable Polymer Strengthens Blood Clots to Treat Unseen, Internal Injuries

Researchers at the University of Washington (UW) have developed PolySTAT, an injectable polymer that has the ability to strengthen blood clots. This polymer can be injected as a simple shot and it seeks internal or unseen injuries and commences working on them. [More]
Pittcon 2015: TSI Incorporated Exhibits New PolyMax™ Plastics Analyzer

Pittcon 2015: TSI Incorporated Exhibits New PolyMax™ Plastics Analyzer

TSI, the leader in precision measurement instruments and chemical analysis solutions, launched the PolyMax™ Plastics Analyzer, a rugged, handheld tool specifically designed for identification of both light and dark plastics, at the recent Plastics Recycling Conference in Dallas, Texas. [More]
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]