News - 24 Jan 2011
Automotive and construction/remodeling applications represent over 80% of world Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) consumption. Since auto and construction industry are shaped by economic conditions, MMA...
News - 29 Mar 2005
Research and Markets has announced the addition of Plastics Additives to their offering.
The plastics industry has seen restructuring and mergers, and new manufacturing processes and specifications...
News - 30 Nov 2009
In October 2009 AMI launched the first international conference on plastics in sewerage and drainage pipes in Germany. Noru Tsalic began by detailing the trends and developments in the European...
News - 23 Jan 2019
TSRC has introduced TAIPOL® 6014, a novel low styrene SEBS polymer which combines high flowability, ease of processability and a strength-elasticity balance in formulations to fit a variety of...
News - 28 May 2014
SABIC and the Korean petrochemical company, SK Global Chemical, signed a 50-50 joint venture agreement in Seoul, South Korea, on May 26 for a total investment of US$ 595 million to manufacture a range...
News - 22 Feb 2009
BASF’s special product line for composites will be shown at the JEC Composites Show in Paris, March 24 to 26, 2009. Around the globe the fair is considered as one of the most important for the...
Article - 2 Apr 2002
The demands of sporting equipment such as ski equipment are ever increasing. Some of the materials that DuPont have developed specifically for this field are described and reasons for their use...
Article - 1 Jun 2001
Polystyrene can be made into products with wood-like properties and appearance. These materials have potential application in building in areas such as flooring, cladding, and window and door frames.
Plastics Additives begins with an executive summary of the important points arising from the report, followed by an overview of the significant trends in the four largest plastics market sectors:...
Article - 8 May 2019
This article discusses how to use melt flow rate as a measurement for molecular weight of a polymer.