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  • Supplier Profile
    Established in 1914, MSA Safety is the global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of safety products that protect people and facility infrastructures. Many MSA products integrate a...
  • Article - 24 May 2001
    Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
  • News - 27 Jan 2009
    The new high-performance plastic Ultrason® E2010 HC, a BASF PESU (poly­ether sulfone), has recently been put to an extraordinary use. The PAB com­pany, a manufacturer of safety equipment...
  • News - 25 Mar 2011
    Bourque Industries has declared its plans to display its new Kryronized aluminum alloy ballistic helmet at the proposed live-fire demo in Mesa, Arizona. The latest technology can endure rifle...
  • News - 23 Jul 2004
    An article in yesterday's Washington Post highlighted safety measures implemented by NASCAR® drivers and pit crews to prevent deadly injuries on the track. The need for such precautions...
  • Article - 26 Sep 2002
    Protective equipment is used in everything from day to day acativities to sports to military applications. Materials that are used in these applications are looked at, as well as design, ergonomics...
  • Article - 26 Jun 2002
    Researchers have developed a high thermal conductivity graphite foam designed for use in protective clothing such as flight suits and race car overalls. The material can potentially remove heat from...
  • News - 10 Sep 2008
    I'm writing this piece of highly illuminating scientific drivel peppered with the odd sponsor placating materials reference in the sound and secure knowledge that it may never be read - sure, I...
  • Article - 17 Oct 2012
    Felix Baumgartner, an Austrian skydiver and BASE jumper, recently ascended to 120,000 feet in a space capsule that was supported beneath a stratospheric balloon to make a freefall jump. He fell down...
  • 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,...