Article - 16 May 2001
Improved manufacturing processability compared with unmodified polyamide 6/6 grades. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 12 May 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this thermoplastic.
Article - 22 Aug 2003
Polymer based engine covers are helping to beautify the engine bays and under bonnet areas of new cars such as BMW's. New materials such as mineral/glass fibre reinforced nylon 6 are being used that...
News - 10 Feb 2012
Asahi Kasei Plastics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Asahi Kasei Chemicals and a provider of customized resin solutions to global markets, announced that it will display its new resin technologies at...
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,...
News - 8 May 2015
Researchers from MIT, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory have come up with a novel method to fill the defects or holes in graphene.
Article - 10 Aug 2018
Microplastics are miniscule, manmade pieces of plastic that are filling oceans, seas and waterways, and working their way into the organisms that live there.
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
Article - 12 Sep 2003
Smart or intelligent packaging is packaging that illicits a response to a stimuli. The concept is described, with applications and examples outlined. While some applications are a little way off,...
Article - 25 Apr 2009
Adhesive bonding, especially when it incorporates epoxy resins, is becoming more and more accepted as a cost-effective production method across many industries. Epoxy resins are a technically and...