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 - 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 - 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
Silicones are multifunctional ingredients used in a variety of hair care products. They condition the hair, add shine, make combing easy, help prevent damage from heat styling, and add volume.
News - 13 Nov 2008
Extremely small nanoscale particles are released by common kitchen appliances in abundant amounts, greatly outnumbering the previously detected, larger-size nanoparticles emitted by these appliances,...
News - 30 Nov 2007
THE KETTLE, a water boiler concept made of BASF’s engineering plastic Ultrason®, was recently awarded the Design Plus prize by the German Design Council and by the Frankfurt Trade Fair. BASF...