Article - 25 Sep 2001
Silicones are polymers with a Si-O-Si backbone. There are different types depending on functional groups in the structure and curing mechanisms. Key properties include thermal stability, chemical...
News - 2 Jun 2008
Goodfellow, known worldwide as a supplier of metals and materials for researchers and design engineers, has introduced a unique range of time-saving adhesive kits that contain the adhesive systems,...
News - 25 Apr 2017
Butadiene, a molecule traditionally manufactured from natural gas or petroleum, is used to produce synthetic rubber and plastics used for manufacturing toys, tires, and numerous other...
Article - 13 Jul 2011
Master Bond’s rubber bonding adhesives, sealants, and coatings bond rubber to metals, plastics, ceramics, glass, wood, and other rubbers. These compounds are custom formulated to meet specific design...
Article - 24 May 2001
Sealing of joints is vital when liquids and gases are to be contained or excluded. Solid gaskets, paper, rubber, rubber/cork, reinforced rubber and conductive seals are described.
News - 7 Oct 2010
The oil and gas industry is working in ever more extreme conditions and failure is very expensive to fix in some of these locations: the replacement of a faulty seal or a broken pipe can cost much...
News - 24 Jun 2013
The grace period for Makati City Ordinance No. 2003-095 has ended. This ordinance bans the use, sale and distribution of plastics that are non-biodegradable. To help manufacturers comply with the city...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
The reprocessing of nuclear fuels is a complex one. Materials such as concrete, stainless steels, titanium, zirconium, hafnium and various polymers all play a role and have been selected for their...
News - 8 Dec 2010
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Adhesives and Sealants - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering.
This report analyzes the worldwide markets...
News - 26 Apr 2010
As the oil industry drills deeper and moves into harsher operating environments, performance demands on materials are increasing. AMI and the Materials Engineering Research Laboratory (MERL) are...