Article - 20 Jan 2019
This article discusses the differences between plastic and polymers.
Article - 26 Jul 2018
Polymers are also called macromolecules, being very large organic molecules composed of an extremely high number of repeating smaller units.
Article - 14 Feb 2001
Engineering thermoplastics are generally amorphous or semi-crystalline. The differences between these two types of materials are explained.
Article - 21 Jan 2019
This article discusses the melt processing of thermoplastics.
Article - 15 Feb 2017
Extrusion and injection molding are the most important conversion techniques used by the thermoplastics processing industry.
News - 16 Nov 2006
GE Plastics today announced the launch of Extem* thermoplastic polyimide (TPI) resins, a new family of amorphous polymers that provide exceptional performance, while eliminating the drawbacks of...
News - 28 Dec 2011
The innovative plastics business of SABIC has conducted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a sophisticated, pilot facility that will enable process and chemical development for its high performance...
Article - 29 Aug 2001
Improved tensile and flexural properties caompared to unmodified amorphous (transparent) Polyamide.
News - 15 May 2013
As Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) begin to play a more central role in the global aerospace and defense market, SABIC is addressing key industry needs for genuine aerospace grade materials that meet...
News - 31 Mar 2008
Engineers have known for years about the wonderful positives of different thermoplastics, including light weight, low friction, non-corrosion, dimensional stability, cleanliness and static...