News - 6 Mar 2007
Joint venture with Lenzing AG to ensure raw material supply in the long term
Successful market launch of a new high-performance carbon fiber developed in conjunction with Mitsubishi...
Article - 5 Dec 2017
In this interview AZoM speaks to Matt Mahier from Instron about tire testing, the applications and solutions.
Article - 3 Jul 2017
Sizing formulations are a blend of several chemicals, typically, but not necessarily, diluted in water. Sizing is used by fiber producers to “size” or coat their fibers.
News - 8 Dec 2008
Researchers in United States and China are reporting progress toward a simple, low-cost method to make "smart fabrics," electronic textiles capable of detecting diseases, monitoring heart...
Article - 30 Apr 2001
Techniques such as sheet moulding, pultrusion, filament winding, prepreg moulding and resin transfer moulding can be used to produce thermoset composites. These processes can be applied to a wide...
Article - 9 Mar 2001
This novel family of materials is quite new and hence applications are relatively limited. This article describes a number of potential applications for auxetic materials including biomedical,...
News - 29 Jun 2019
Teijin has announced that it has developed a new cotton-like high-performance polyester material for athleisure fashion.
Teijin Frontier's New Eco-Friendly Material
The new material...
News - 1 Sep 2014
The Teijin Group announced that Toho Tenax Co., Ltd., the group's carbon fibers and composites business, and Shanghai-based Teijin Aramid Asia Co., Ltd., the group's aramid fibers business,...
News - 21 Feb 2012
A research team from the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science of the Northwestern University has developed a novel technique for chemically modifying graphene, paving the way to design...
News - 16 Apr 2008
Polymer Group, Inc. (PGI) today announced that its break-through Spinlace(R) material is being rolled out commercially for the first time by The Clorox Company in disinfectant household cleaning...