News - 10 Jul 2009
SABIC Innovative Plastics is once again driving forward the development of eco-progressive materials as the race to replace finite resources, like petroleum with more impactful eco technologies,...
Article - 16 Jan 2013
This article gives an overview of materials used in skis and snowboards and points to how the sports may be shaped in the future.
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Vinyl outdoor products such as fencing, decking, railings, pergolas, gazebos etc are one of the fastest growing areas in the building industry.
News - 19 Jul 2013
Over the past 20 years, the high performance polymers (HPPs) industry has grown from $1 billion to over $7 billion. As overall global demand is increasing, the HPP space is filling out with new...
News - 10 Jun 2011
Bayer MaterialScience has expanded its medical thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) product series with the addition of three new materials, Texin RxHM125, Texin RxSTX120 and Texin RxT70A. The new TPU...
News - 2 Mar 2011
Research and Markets has announced the addition of Textiles Intelligence's new report "Developments in Fibres, Nonwovens and Technical Textiles" to their offering.
Among the topics...
Article - 20 Feb 2019
This article discusses the applications that can benefit from PEEK.
Article - 20 Jan 2019
This article discusses the differences between plastic and polymers.
Article - 25 Jul 2015
Polymers are extensively used throughout industry, whether as naturally occurring materials like starch and cellulose, or synthetic commodities like nylon, polystyrene and polyethylene.
News - 31 Mar 2008
Despite being one of the driest countries on Earth, many people are surprised to learn that Australians are among the highest per capita users of water in the world. As world population has tripled,...