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BASF to Present Superabsorbent Polymers at INDEX 2014

BASF to Present Superabsorbent Polymers at INDEX 2014

From April 8-11, BASF will present new and efficient solutions for the hygiene industry at the INDEX 2014, the worldwide primary exhibition of nonwovens, at the Palexpo Exhibition & Congress Centre in Geneva, Switzerland. At the BASF booth 2427, BASF experts will inform and advise business professionals about BASF’s comprehensive services and product range in the field of innovation including HySorb® new odor control and HySorb® Mass Balance approach, binders for fibrous materials and of additives for hygiene, filtration and medical applications. [More]
Quantum Polymers Introduces Extruded Carbon/Glass Fiber PEEK Stock Shape Products

Quantum Polymers Introduces Extruded Carbon/Glass Fiber PEEK Stock Shape Products

Quantum Polymers today announced the availability of QuantaPEEK-GF30/CF30 extruded stock shape plastic rod products up to 8” in diameter, made with 30% carbon fiber and glass fiber filled PEEK resin compounds. [More]
FIBER-LINE Offers Sustainable Solutions for Adding Value to High Performance Fibers

FIBER-LINE Offers Sustainable Solutions for Adding Value to High Performance Fibers

FIBER-LINE®’s core competency is adding value to high performance fibers with our established processing and coating expertise. We have an extensive line of strength members, ripcords, binders and fillers, extruded and fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) products available with performance-enhancing coatings. [More]
Owens Corning Introduces New ME 3060 Multi-End Roving at JEC Europe

Owens Corning Introduces New ME 3060 Multi-End Roving at JEC Europe

Owens Corning, a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems, today introduced its new ME 3060 roving at the JEC Europe show and conferences. This new multi-end roving, used as chop, provides customers with a combination of excellent processing characteristics and enhanced final laminate surface quality. [More]
Sayan to Utilize DSM’s Dyneema Purity Fiber in Trauma Treatment Device

Sayan to Utilize DSM’s Dyneema Purity Fiber in Trauma Treatment Device

DSM, a global leader in biomedical materials science and regenerative medicine, today announced a partnership with Sayan Orthopaedics Ltd. Sayan will use DSM’s Dyneema Purity® fiber in a trauma treatment device, having a combination of different types of Dyneema Purity® ultra-high-molecular-weight polyethylene (UHMWPE) fiber only. [More]
PurThread and Kodak to Expand Use of Antimicrobial Technology to Hard, Soft Surfaces

PurThread and Kodak to Expand Use of Antimicrobial Technology to Hard, Soft Surfaces

In an effort to increase antimicrobial surface options for healthcare and military environments, Eastman Kodak Company and PurThread Technologies, Inc. have entered a joint development agreement (JDA). The collaboration will expand the use of Kodak's proprietary antimicrobial technology to hard and soft surfaces. [More]
Global Carbon Fiber Market Expected to Grow at 12.27% CAGR During 2012-2016

Global Carbon Fiber Market Expected to Grow at 12.27% CAGR During 2012-2016

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Carbon Fiber Market 2012-2016" report to their offering. [More]
Polymer Group to Acquire Brazilian Manufacturer of Nonwovens, Providencia

Polymer Group to Acquire Brazilian Manufacturer of Nonwovens, Providencia

Polymer Group, Inc. (PGI) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a controlling interest in Companhia Providencia Industria e Comercio [Bovespa: PRVI3] ("Providencia"), a Brazilian manufacturer of nonwovens used in hygiene, healthcare and industrial applications. [More]
BASF Restructures Paper Chemicals Business to Strengthen Performance Products Segment

BASF Restructures Paper Chemicals Business to Strengthen Performance Products Segment

BASF is implementing a series of measures in its paper chemicals business to further strengthen the competitiveness of its Performance Products segment. [More]
New Ever Green Chill-In Vapor Sealed Insulation Blanket System from Auburn Manufacturing

New Ever Green Chill-In Vapor Sealed Insulation Blanket System from Auburn Manufacturing

Auburn Manufacturing, Inc. (AMI), a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of textile products for extreme temperature industrial applications, has introduced a new removable/reusable (R/R) insulation kit system for components on chilled water or dual temperature systems where vapor condensation control is a primary consideration. [More]