News - 14 Mar 2019
ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of ABS resins and derivatives, will present its portfolio of materials and technologies at Plastimagen 2019, one of the most important trade fairs in the plastics...
News - 7 Sep 2018
The next Fakuma show for the plastics processing industry is just around the corner, and materials supplier ELIX Polymers is readying its offering. Fakuma 2018 will be in Friedrichshafen, southern...
News - 6 Dec 2016
Edible 3D printed creations are no longer just something you wish for after watching a few episodes of Star Trek. 3D printed popsicles are available, and let’s not forget about the Magic Candy...
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...
Article - 11 Aug 2010
Thermo-mechanically rolled for extra strength and toughness, API 2W Grade 50 is a structural offshore steel grade. It is used in the production of floating and rigid offshore oil and gas platforms for...
News - 3 Feb 2005
Alcoa today announced it has completed the acquisition from RUSAL of two fabricating facilities in Samara and Belaya Kalitva in the Russian Federation for $257 million in cash.
"These plants have...
News - 15 Mar 2017
While I never participated, I remember students in my high school’s more advanced science classes working together for the egg drop challenge, where teams built a container that would hold the egg...
News - 30 Sep 2013
Extreme sports athletes push themselves—and their equipment—to the limit. To help them prevent injuries and perform their best, competitors in motocross, rally cross, skateboarding, BMX...
News - 4 Jan 2008
Pipe joints require a high level of guaranteed performance and as a consequence the industry uses advanced technology in both fitting manufacture and joint sealing. AMI has reviewed the state of the...
Article - 4 May 2001
Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.