News - 18 Mar 2013
Serious Energy, Inc. sold its vinyl window operations located in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania. The operations were purchased by a group of private investors, which include SeriousWindow employees and...
News - 4 May 2009
For the first time, the plastic Terblend N NG-02 is being used for a ski-hatch opening in the new Opel Insignia. In spite of its glass fiber content, this ABS/PA blend made by BASF can be used for...
News - 4 Apr 2012
Solutia has reported that the company is showcasing its advanced XIR reflective film products and Saflex polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayers in the 2012 China Glass exposition, which is being held in...
News - 20 Nov 2011
Researchers at HRL Laboratories, LLC, announced today they have developed the world's lightest material with a density of 0.9 mg/cc, approximately one hundred times lighter than Styrofoam.
News - 9 Dec 2010
Solutia (NYSE: SOA) announced today that it will upgrade its facility in Gent, Belgium to produce multi-layer rolls of Saflex(R) Q series advanced acoustic polyvinyl butyral (PVB) sheet for automotive...
News - 28 Jul 2009
A short time ago, the new Terblend N NG-02 EF found one of its first high-volume application at Same Deutz-Fahr Group, the Italian manufacturer of agricultural tractors. The latest glass...
News - 19 May 2009
At the newly built Barceló Raval design hotel in Barcelona, Spain, sound absorbers made from Basotect are improving the room acoustics. The lobby of the ten-story, four-star hotel has around 2200...
Article - 16 Jun 2016
In this interview, Ann Scanlan talks about the differences between active and passive vibration isolation solutions.
Article - 21 Aug 2014
This article discusses the differences between passive and active isolation systems for many applications.
News - 31 Oct 2007
Reducing the engine noise in cars to an environmentally-acceptable standard consists in layering or stacking heavy materials, such as asphalt, on the floor of the car to absorb the sound. But it is a...