News - 24 May 2007
Polymer matrix composites with carbon black are very interesting materials. This is because the carbon black can be used as filler material and can beneficially modify the electrical and mechanical...
News - 24 Jun 2004
PTT PolyCanada LP announced 21 June that the construction of the first world-scale polytrimethylene (PTT) polymer plant is completed and start-up is underway. Production is expected to begin at the...
Article - 14 Feb 2017
Thermoplastics are considered greatly significant, as they are roughly 80% of all plastics used around the world.
Article - 12 May 2006
In this paper researchers prepared hybrid SiO2-PMMA coatings by the sol-gel method and measured coating hardness. They applied two depth sensing indentation (DSI) systems, each one using indenters...
Article - 28 Nov 2016
AZoM spoke to Zakhar Bolshakov, of OCSiAl, about a novel SWCNT additive solution, TUBALL, that they have developed. TUBALL promises to make the addition of SWCNTs to polymer composites as simple and...
News - 30 Oct 2013
Foster Corporation, a leader in custom polymers for medical devices, introduces static dissipative polymer blends specifically designed for medical devices and equipment. These blends use a...
News - 23 Mar 2011
FutureCarbon is going on show in a double pack from March 29 through 31 at European Coatings in Nuremberg and JEC Composites in Paris. Exhibits will include special electrically conducting adhesives...
News - 11 Feb 2010
FutureCarbon has successfully completed development of a non-dusting carbon nanotube granulate that disperses by simple stirring. In its reaction and handling the granulate is comparable to soluble...
News - 18 Aug 2009
3M has built on its history of innovation in OEM tapes to create the new 3M Multifunctional EMI/RFI Absorber and Shielding Tape AB6005 series. Combining EMI absorbing and shielding in a single tape...
News - 29 Jul 2009
3M has created two new nickel and copper-plated, non-woven, conductive fabric tapes designed for grounding and EMI applications in devices such as mobile handhelds, digital still cameras, LCD...