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  • News - 7 May 2004
    Imagine throwing out your old shrimp shells after dinner--in a bag made of shrimp shells. In his doctoral dissertation, Mikael Gällstedt at the Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden describes...
  • News - 20 Apr 2004
    With glass 1.6 inches thick, the 2004 Town Car Ballistic Protection Series (BPS) can stop high-powered rifle rounds. It is surrounded by bullet-resistant steel and lightweight ceramic panels, both of...
  • News - 30 Mar 2004
    Scientists at Rice University have discovered that a little-understood tensile force, which was previously thought to be an oddity found only in the types of plastics used to make bulletproof vests,...
  • News - 29 Mar 2004
    The Dow Chemical Company announced today the divestiture of its technology and business relating to Fulcrum thermoplastic composite technology for the production of continuous fibre composites using a...
  • News - 17 Mar 2004
    Scientists and engineers at the University of Exeter are investigating whether hemp and other natural materials could be used to make sustainable and eco-friendly brake pads. The £400,000...
  • News - 24 Feb 2004
    German chemical giant BASF and Japanese synthetic fibre manufacturer Toray are to form a 50-50 joint venture that will see them set up a polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) manufacturing operation in...
  • News - 19 Feb 2004
    Heraeus Holding GmbH, has now introduced an innovative production process that will help fiber producers achieve much lower production costs. For, the "Online-RIC" technology allows the production of...
  • News - 6 Feb 2004
    Lectra announces the launch of two new versions of its Vector cutters, dedicated to the cutting of composite materials: VectorComposite-67 and VectorComposite-67E. The extreme complexity of...
  • News - 27 Jan 2004
    Drivers of commercial vehicles and cars will not only be able to brake more quickly in future, braking is also set to get quieter. The new modifier increases both the flexibility of friction and...
  • News - 20 Nov 2003
    Sasol and Mitsubishi Chemical Corp have just commissioned Sasol Dia Acrylates joint venture of which they both own a 50% share. Sasol Dia Acrylates is an acrylic acid and acrylates complex plant...