Established in 1978, MBM is a family run company, which is recognised throughout the UK and around the world, as a leading specialist supplier of knives, tooling and equipment for the corrugated board...
Article - 10 Sep 2001
UHMWPE has exceptional toughness and wear resistance, combined with an excellent chemical resistance. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical...
Article - 15 Feb 2001
This article defines what thermoset composites are, provides key properties and outlines some common applications, including personal armour, automotive, marine and sporting goods.
News - 18 Jun 2014
PlastiComp, Inc., a global leader in long fiber thermoplastic (LFT) materials and technologies, announced that it has introduced a line of basalt fiber reinforced LFT composites. These new long fiber...
News - 19 Apr 2019
The quest to keep plastic out of landfills and simultaneously satisfy the needs of the food industry is filled with obstacles.
Biodegradable Replacement for Petroleum-based Products
Article - 10 Feb 2014
AZoM talks to DeWayne Howell and Jason Gabriel about the process of compression molding for composites and what the benefits and applications of this are.
News - 31 Mar 2008
Even though engineers these days are much better educated about the advantages of plastics over metals in many important applications, there is one myth that is very hard to kill - and that concerns...
Article - 13 Mar 2008
Compared with the conventional nylons, Ertalon 4.6 (STANYL*) features a better retention of stiffness and creep resistance over a wide range of temperatures as well as a superior heat ageing...