News - 31 Mar 2008
It was once said that “It is the framework which changes with each new technology and not just the picture within the frame.”
This quote captures the essence of what is occurring...
News - 10 Sep 2004
With the new near-infrared (NIR) absorbers Lumogen® IR 788 and Lumogen® IR 765, BASF has opened the door for its customers to a completely new range of applications in the area of laser...
Article - 13 Apr 2006
Element Materials Technology’s polymeric analysis team offers a full range of testing and engineering services for polymeric materials.
News - 1 Mar 2012
3M Scotch-Weld Instant Adhesive was recently responsible for a Guinness World Records-setting feat, lifting an 8.1 metric ton (17,857 pound, 2990 PSI) forklift in the air for one hour.
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Calcium (Ca) is placed in group IIA of the periodic table along with St, Ba and Ra. The name calcium is derived from the Latin word “calas” meaning lime, which was known as early as the first...
News - 24 Feb 2017
During his talks relating to plastics and recycling, Professor of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Geoffrey Coates from Tisch University, asks a question: What percentage of the 78 million tons of...
News - 4 Jan 2008
Pipe joints require a high level of guaranteed performance and as a consequence the industry uses advanced technology in both fitting manufacture and joint sealing. AMI has reviewed the state of the...
News - 11 Jun 2019
The largest concentration of mold makers in North America is in Metropolitan Detroit, Michigan and Windsor Ontario. Up until now, there has been a lack of micro laser welding mold repair...
News - 5 Oct 2015
Low weight system components made of plastics come more and more in general use in industry. The production of these low weight parts requires laser welding of plastic parts increasingly. ROFIN...
News - 26 Mar 2009
As a first, BASF is launching a plastic containing carbon nanotubes (CNT) onto the market. This material is Ultraform® N2320 C, a polyoxymethylene (POM, also: polyacetal) that, thanks to the novel...