Article - 4 May 2001
Used in applications where light transmission is desired. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
News - 20 Feb 2012
Bayer MaterialScience, one of North America’s producers of polymers and high-performance plastics, has offered a range of antimicrobial plastic grades for medical applications.
News - 13 Feb 2006
On February 1 of this year, BASF launched another plastic specialty for the field of medical technology. Terluran® HD-15 is an ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) that is being marketed with a...
Article - 21 Jan 2019
This article discusses the different additives used with plastic.
Article - 14 Feb 2017
A polymer is a chemical compound that contains a large number of identical molecular repeating units.
Article - 27 Feb 2001
This article describes the process of ultrasonic welding and describes systems used for the process. It looks at its application to metals and plastics.
Article - 23 Oct 2018
This article discusses the plastics that are used in automotion.
News - 6 Aug 2008
To help household appliance manufacturers accelerate time to market by streamlining regulatory approvals, SABIC Innovative Plastics today announced a full portfolio of flame-retardant materials that...
Article - 26 Mar 2002
The use of plastics and rubbers in building is increasing. Some applications such as pipes and gutters, roofing, cladding panels, anti-vibration mounts, sound insulation, thermal insulation and window...