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 - 6 Sep 2001
Improved flow properties and service properties, however, embrittlement and a poor surface appearance may occurr compared to unmodified PP.
Article - 4 Sep 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
News - 16 Apr 2009
MacDermid Autotype, the world's leading manufacturer of specialised films and chemicals for screen print and industrial graphics, has launched an innovative new hardcoated polyester film for...
News - 26 Jul 2012
The award-winning Seidman Cancer Center, based in Cleveland, Ohio, has used Reynobond Aluminum Composite Material (ACM) from Alcoa, a manufacturer of exterior and interior cladding and corporate...
News - 12 Jul 2004
Collins & Aikman Corporation announced it has recently secured the manufacturing, assembly & sequencing business for the front and rear painted fascias of a future, high volume DaimlerChrysler...
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Vinyl cladding or siding is used in residential and light commercial applications. It has become a popular alternative due to its low cost, durability, versatility and low maintenance. Factors such as...
News - 15 Nov 2012
Recognizing the innovative ideas of today's college and university students, the 2012 Collegiate Inventors Competition, a program of Invent Now, today announced that a novel delivery therapy for...
News - 10 Nov 2011
SABIC's Innovative Plastics business today announced that two automotive applications molded from its broad portfolio of thermoplastic materials received top honors at the 2011 Society of Plastics...