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.
US hospitals look for...
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 added...
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 - 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.
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...