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 - 12 Apr 2001
A novel coating material, "Armoloy", can be applied to materials to give them a hard, low friction and corrosion resistant surface.
News - 21 Oct 2013
Specifically designed to offer a durable finish that can weather a variety of elements, the new Endurance Range™ brings rugged customisation to motorbikes.
OXFORD, UK – Tougher than the...
News - 27 Apr 2012
Scientists have developed a new fabric coating that can actively shrug off dirt, acids, grease and other filthy matter. During testing they found that it had more water-repellent properties than...
Article - 4 Jul 2019
This article discusses the predicted increase of demand of plating on plastic over the next five years.
News - 10 Dec 2006
Porous materials are involved in many chemical reactions that affect our daily lives. Despite their wide use, there is little knowledge about them. Scientists from the Netherlands, United Kingdom and...
Article - 26 May 2017
This article discusses the influence of indenter tip radius on the scratch resistance of an automotive clearcoat.
Article - 26 Mar 2001
Production of polyurethanes is examined including the production of items such as foams, moulded foams, continuous slabstock, rigid foams, thermoplastic PUs in addition to the health and safety...
News - 16 Jan 2017
Our lives have been reformed in multiple ways using semiconductors - the fundamental components of electronic devices. They are found in displays, microprocessors, lighting, and solar modules...
News - 28 Apr 2016
The pavement sealcoat products used widely around the nation on thousands of asphalt driveways and parking lots are significantly more toxic and mutagenic than previously suspected, according to a new...