Article - 11 Apr 2003
Polycarbonate is a clear engineering thermoplastic. It has a range of applications which are outlined. Chemical, electrical, mechanical, physical and thermal properties are provided.
Article - 5 Mar 2003
Polyetherimide (PEI) is a high performance thermoplastic with properties similar to polyetheretherketone. Mechanical, physical, thermal, electrical and chemical resistance data are provided.
Article - 18 Sep 2001
Contains a general overview of the polymer Styrene Maleic Anhydride copolymer including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 21 Aug 2001
Improved imapct resistance compared to other polyester GMC's. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 10 Sep 2001
TPX has a very low density (0.83g/cm3) and is transparent. Has a reasonably high continuous use temperature (approx. 75°C (170°F)) and may be autoclaved for sterilisation. Good high frequency...
Article - 5 Sep 2001
Contains a general overview of the polymer Polysulphone including relative advantages, disadvantages and applications, together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
Article - 23 Apr 2001
A brief overview of the relative advantages and disadvantages of the Alkyd family of thermosetting polymers.
News - 14 Mar 2007
Ferro Corporation's Inorganic Specialties Group launched two innovative porcelain enamel coatings for numerous appliance and housewares applications at the International Home & Housewares...
News - 3 May 2008
Chemicals used to make nonstick cookware and stain-resistant fabrics are spreading around the world and turning up in surprising places, everywhere from wildlife and drinking water supplies to human...