Article - 16 Aug 2007
Polymers are complicated materials to characterize rheologically because there are many factors that influence their flow properties.
Article - 3 May 2007
This article looks at materials testing options available from Zwick and the sample preparations required. Tests available include tensile tests, compression tests, flexure tests, shear tests and...
Article - 18 Feb 2003
One of the attractive properties of aluminium is its ability to be recycled. Reasons why it is recycled are covered as are recycling rates, how it is separated from other building materials for...
News - 5 Jul 2004
Heywood Williams Group PLC announces that Bristolpipe Corporation, a US subsidiary of the Group, has entered into a conditional agreement for the sale of Bristolpipe’s business, trading assets...
News - 8 Nov 2013
In today’s competitive market place, improved productivity and maximised profits are often at the top of the list of priorities for any company. However, increasing concern about the...
News - 17 Oct 2013
SABIC is showcasing a range of innovative material technologies at K 2013 that are helping its customers in the rail and aviation segments of the mass transportation industry address the growing...
News - 4 Dec 2012
The Dow Chemical Company continues to drive growth and demonstrate its strong patent position through a number of licensing programs and technologies that are gaining momentum on a global scale and...
News - 16 Oct 2012
The agreement covers Profiles and Building System, as well as Extruded and Welded tubes, of Orkla's fully-owned Sapa and all of Hydro's Extruded Products business area. Based on 2011 figures,...
News - 2 Nov 2010
Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) is demonstrating a new corporate SmartLife™ initiative, with new products at this year’s Pack Expo show held in Chicago.
News - 29 Jun 2010
Polymer foams are a success story for BASF. This story began in 1952 with the invention of Styropor (EPS: expandable polystyrene). Today, following the successful development of the extruded...