Article - 4 May 2001
Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
News - 27 Mar 2002
Bayer have recently released Bayblend FR 3030, a flame retardant copolymer blend of polycarbonate and acrylonitrile butadiene (PC/ABS). This new product sets new standards in fire protection in fields...
News - 13 Nov 2006
Statistics for Europe show an annual 325 fires for every million television sets compared with just six in the United States. The main reason for this is that TV housings on the old continent are...
News - 10 Dec 2006
Bayer MaterialScience AG has developed a special flame-retardant polycarbonate (PC)/ABS blend – Bayblend® DP 3008 HR (Hydrolysis Resistant). This new product is highly resistant to the...
News - 24 Apr 2012
Pawling, a supplier of athletic flooring, entrance matting, wall protection, traffic and parking safety solutions, has announced that it has purchased Alpar Architectural Products. Alpar manufactures...
News - 20 Jun 2006
Global flame retardant leader Albemarle Corporation will build a new phosphorus-based flame retardant manufacturing facility at its technology and business center in Nanjing, China. Products from the...
Article - 14 Feb 2017
Thermoplastics are considered greatly significant, as they are roughly 80% of all plastics used around the world.
Article - 23 Oct 2017
Toray Advanced Composites provides advanced, market leading fire-retardant composites for the aircraft interiors industry.
News - 29 Nov 2019
Clariant has announced that it will showcase new halogen-free flame-retardant 3D printing material alongside eye-catching and unique printed end use parts from a range of applications at formnext this...
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...