Article - 4 May 2001
Higher heat distortion temperature than conventional grades of ABS. However, requires higher mould surface temperatures. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
Article - 6 Sep 2001
Has a higher operating temperature than unmodified PP copolymer. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 5 Sep 2001
Better flammability characteristics, superior tensile strength, flexural strength and notched izod impact strength, excellent creep resistance, slightly improved heat distortion temperature and good...
Article - 14 Feb 2001
There are materials that exhibit a rapid rise in resistivity when heated above the Curie Temperature. Generally ceramics with a titanate structure, they are used in temperature control applications.
News - 14 May 2009
Enthusiasts of hair color and styling aids like curling tongs or straightening irons can now get added protection through innovative silicone solutions from Dow Corning.
Hair damage can be...
News - 1 Oct 2012
The ever-increasing worldwide demand for Bayer MaterialScience’s high-tech plastic trademarked Apec is driving a significant investment in eastern Germany.
Another roughly €50 million...
News - 4 Jun 2007
More and more manufacturers of bathroom appliances and fashionable body care accessories are discovering the advantages of Film Insert Molding (FIM). This process can be used to produce attractive...
News - 25 May 2012
Bayer MaterialScience and BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing have developed a new shape memory polymer (SMP), Desmopan DP 2795A SMP, using thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU)....
News - 9 Jul 2004
BASF has received the Gillette Company's Omnimark Award in recognition for its excellent record in providing outstanding quality and service in 2003-the only European raw materials producer to be...
Article - 15 Nov 2012
The hair market is a highly competitive and segmented market place wherein formulators need to respond to a range of hair types, cultures, regions and ethnicities.