Powder Coat America is ready to serve all of your powder coating needs. Thousands of different kinds of parts and products are now powder coated. Examples include dryer drums, refrigerator...
Article - 15 Apr 2003
A new grade of extruded polypropylene is finding application in hospital beds, potentially replacing wood and steel. Advantages of using polypropylene over these more traditional materials are...
Article - 12 May 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
News - 14 Sep 2009
Astrid Skreosen has worked for many years as an auxiliary nurse in the maternity ward in Skien Hospital. She became fed up with the little mats which were supposed to lie under women who were giving...
News - 10 Oct 2008
BASF is now offering a plastic that has the property of killing microbes. This material belongs to the specialties found in the styrene plastic product line.
It goes by the name Luran® S BX...
News - 11 Sep 2012
Adam Estelle, a graduate from the University of Arizona’s material science and engineering program and current employee of the non-profit trade entity, Copper Development Association, has worked...
News - 12 Dec 2011
Ecology Coatings, a developer of nanotechnology-based, ultraviolet-curable finishing, has declared that the company has manufactured a UV-curable coating, which satisfies the exacting needs of the...
News - 20 Oct 2009
Pharmafilter BV, a bioenergy technology company based in Amsterdam, has selected Mirel bioplastics for a suite of disposable products for hospital use. Pharmafilter BV is currently commercializing its...
News - 8 Nov 2004
The British company Eleksen has developed a technology that makes it possible to manufacture sensors and switches from textiles. This means that electronic components can be integrated into clothing...
News - 6 Mar 2007
Using a modified ink-jet printer, a McGill University researcher is producing three-dimensional bioceramic "bones" that could one day change the way reconstructive surgery is...