News - 29 Jun 2011
Hydro will invest NOK 300 million to deploy a new extrusion press at its aluminium extrusion plant in Itu, near Sao Paulo, Brazil, to expand its product offerings and fulfill the local demand for...
News - 1 Mar 2011
ITW Formex® announced that UL has granted Formex™ GK electrical insulation its stringent f1 rating, certifying it is unconditionally suitable for use in outdoor environments.
An f1 rating...
News - 14 Aug 2009
Thanks to the support provided by the German Technical Cooperation (Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit GmbH - GTZ), the first KraussMaffei Berstorff ZE75/KE250 Schaumtandex line can be...
News - 22 Jun 2009
ExxonMobil Chemical will demonstrate its technology leadership and commitment to the global rubber industry at its booth (number 12-112) at the International Rubber Conference (IRC) 2009 in...
News - 11 Jun 2009
ExxonMobil Chemical has introduced three new grades of Vistamaxx specialty elastomers that exhibit a very low gel count, making them ideal for high performance film and fiber applications.
News - 15 Oct 2008
Dow Elastomers, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company (Dow), has implemented significant upgrades to its NORDEL™ Hydrocarbon Rubber products to enable higher compound quality at better...
News - 8 Oct 2008
Super conductors are materials that conduct current without resistance. For this reason, this field of research has always generated enormous interest, and considerable resources are utilised on...
Article - 15 Feb 2017
This article discusses a number of problems that can be solved simply with an understanding of flow behavior without having to perform calculations.
Article - 28 Nov 2015
PolyVISIONS Inc is a speciality plastics companies, with a broad range of mixing and extrusion capabilities.
Article - 6 Mar 2014
The presence of moisture in the raw material is a major problem for plastics extrusion. Many raw materials are hygroscopic in nature.