Article - 26 Mar 2002
The use of plastics and rubbers in building is increasing. Some applications such as pipes and gutters, roofing, cladding panels, anti-vibration mounts, sound insulation, thermal insulation and window...
Article - 5 Jun 2001
Manufacture of rubber products is similar but more complex than thermoplastics although similar forming techniques are used. Viscoelasticty, crosslinking and the uniqueness of each individual system...
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.
Article - 3 Apr 2001
This article provides a comprehensive introduction into the process of injection moulding of plastics. It covers the various stages in the process and also looks at design parameters.
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...
Article - 11 Mar 2020
This article looks at the key developments of polymer science in the last 100 years since it was first discovered by German chemist Hermann Staudinger.
Article - 21 Jan 2020
Technical ceramics, also known as advanced ceramics, offer previously unmatched materials for several manufacturing processes. Their unique thermal, electrical, and physical properties have been...
Article - 8 Oct 2019
This article discusses reasons in which composite solutions can provide critical parts in canning applications.
Article - 8 Apr 2019
POWTECH is the leading exhibition for powder and bulk solids technology experts, providing exposure for advancements in the field and promoting innovation.
Article - 18 Dec 2017
Mid-Infrared (Mid-IR) spectroscopy is extensively used for lubricant formulation and evaluation.