Article - 7 May 2001
Cellulose proprionate (CP) is a derivative of cellulose when reacted with propanoic acid (the reagent).
Article - 16 May 2001
Excellent combination of impact, flame and fire resistance when compared with unmodified polyamide 6/6 plastics. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
News - 29 Jun 2021
Deployable structures -- objects that transition from a compact state to an expanded one -- are used everywhere from backyards to Mars. But as anyone who has ever struggled to open an uncooperative...
News - 22 Nov 2016
Filamentarno, a Russian 3D printing materials company, has released “Prototyper Soft,” a range of flexible and transparent filaments marketed under the brand name “PROTOTYPER.”...
Article - 4 Nov 2022
Since natural fibers like cotton are resource-intensive to manufacture, and petroleum-based fibers like nylon and polyester are not ecologically friendly, it’s time to start considering more...
Article - 19 Dec 2012
Paper, a material made from fibers, is available as thin sheets. Some of these fibers include linen, wood pulp, hemp, cotton, etc.