PAU TAI INDUSTRIAL CORPORATION is the leading PVC stabilizer manufacturer in Taiwan.The Company was founded in 1972 for PVC processing additives production and service.And in recent 10...
Article - 20 Sep 2002
Plastics may not be as long lasting as first thought. Recent evidence shows that breakdown of plastics may begin shortly after manufacture. Recognition, deterioration, influencing factors,...
Article - 4 Feb 2002
Plasticizers are unique types of additives. Without plasticizers, a majority of the injection molding compounds would have been completely unfit.
Article - 24 May 2001
Thermoplastic additives such as plasticisers, flame retardants, UV stabilisers, antioxidants and other additives are explained. Fillers, reinforcements and blends such as acrylonitrile butadiene...
Article - 10 Jul 2002
Castor oil is a plant extract consisting primarily of ricinoleic acid. It can be processed into derivitives that have similar chemical properties to petrochemical based oils. Sources, characteristics,...
Article - 23 Oct 2012
Maggie Saykali, ECPI Sector Group Manager, talks to AZoM about the work of ECPI on plasticisers and the benefits and potential risks of phthalates.
News - 23 Jan 2004
BASF have completed their acquisition of Sunoco’s, phthalate plasticiser business for US$91 million.
The deal includes a manufacturing site in Pasadena, Texas site with the land, phthalic...
News - 29 Apr 2003
BASF have signed a letter of intent for the purchase of Sunoco’s plasticiser business. They expect to close the deal before the end of the third quarter of this year. Financial details of the...
News - 24 Jul 2002
It was announced today, that as part of their restructuring plan, BASF would close their plasticisers and phthalic anhydride (PA) plant at Tarragona, Spain. Production capacity would be transferred to...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Complications such as dental stomatitis are associated with wearing of dentures. Such problems could potentially be avoided by the use of a controlled drug delivery system incorporated into a smart...