Article - 27 Mar 2002
The need and logistics for recycling of plastics is looked at. Cost, complexity, suitability, uses for recycled materials, collection, contaminants and their effects are all covered.
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Vacuum plasma processing is used in the electronics, aerospace, automotive, medical, military and packaging industries for surface treating of organic materials. It is a low temperature process used...
Article - 31 May 2001
The stages in producing chrome-like finishes on plastics are described as is the devlopment of the technology. Applications in the automotive industry and domestic fittings indusrty are also examined.
Article - 25 Oct 2016
Series production of fiber-reinforced plastic parts with complex geometries is not only very costly but also requires long cycle times - that's where pultrusion and press processes come in.
Article - 21 Oct 2020
As precious metals surge, the high values of platinum group metals (PGM) platinum (Pt), palladium (Pd) and rhodium (Rh) found in ceramic-based automotive catalytic converters has resulted in a...
Article - 29 Mar 2017
In this interview Dr. Sivakumara Krishnamoorthy, Manager of New Applications at Evonik Performance Foams talks to AZoM about their newest technology, PulPress™ for Automotive and Aerospace industries.
Article - 6 Jun 2017
In automotive testing, temperature measurement is often performed at multiple positions. Large rolls of thermocouple wire are required to perform temperature measurements in and around a plastic...
Article - 20 Apr 2013
Injection moulding is one of the chief processes for producing plastic items. It is a fast process that can deliver a large numbers of identical items - from high precision engineering components to...
Article - 7 Feb 2020
Composite core materials are used for engineered structures. Find out which factors are important to consider when choosing composite core materials.
Article - 19 Feb 2019
In this article, the different methods that can be employed for ensuring consistent quality in the plastics industry are discussed.