Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
Article - 12 Apr 2006
The failure of a bearing used in a food processing application failed after limited use was investigated. Using techniques such as FTIR and DSC invesigators were able to find the cause of the problem.
Article - 10 Sep 2002
A comprehensive overview of the powder injection moulding process. Aspects covered include, the process, raw materials, advantages, formulation and binder related issues and the market for metal and...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Rubber to metal bonding involves three areas, the substrate, the interface and the rubber. The bonding process itself involves several steps including substrate cleaning, application of bonding agents...
News - 31 Mar 2008
One of the foremost of the light, clean and tough engineering thermoplastics making inroads into the traditional domains of metal machinery components is that wonderfully versatile material acetal....
Article - 5 May 2001
Thermoplastic. Excellent rigidity, impact toughness, abrasion resistance, creep resistance and solvent resistance. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
News - 19 Jan 2021
Researchers have developed a new technique that makes the synthesis of acetals simpler and more eco-friendly. Acetals are key chemical compounds used, for instance, to produce specific medical...
News - 8 May 2014
Celanese Corporation, a global technology and specialty materials company, today announced that its proprietary XAP® low-emission technology for Hostaform® acetal copolymer (POM) is helping...
News - 6 Mar 2014
Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company continues to strengthen its wear and friction compounds by introducing APWA Plus™ compounds - the latest advancement in its family...
News - 10 Jun 2013
DuPont China Holding Co. Ltd. announced today that it has agreed to a share transfer agreement of its interest in the Asahi-DuPont POM (Zhangjiagang) Co. Ltd. (ADZ) joint venture with Asahi...