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 - 19 Oct 2011
The vario roof that collapses fully automatically into the trunk of the Mercedes SLK, transforming it into a convertible in less than 20 seconds, makes driving with the top down an incomparable...
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...
News - 1 Nov 2010
As the weather cools and winter approaches, Bayer MaterialScience LLC color experts have developed playful shades for this season’s autumn and winter palette.
Bayer MaterialScience LLC has...
News - 20 Sep 2010
Passenger safety is a key requirement in the public transport sector, but the interiors of train and subway carriages, trams and buses also need to be protected against the wear resulting from...
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.