News - 8 Mar 2008
Be it hairspray bottles, paint cans or oil tanks – thanks to BASF’s new Ultraform® E3120 BM, hollow objects with demanding requirements can now be made of polyoxymethylene (POM) by...
News - 31 Jan 2006
PolymersNet Co. Ltd. and Cyclics Corporation have announced the first commercial application of CBT® resin modified polycarbonate (PC). CBT resin has been demonstrated as an additive to improve...
News - 13 Jul 2005
Celanese Corporation has announced the intention of a strategic investment in the construction of a state-of-the-art Vinyl Acetate Ethylene and Conventional Emulsion Polymer facility in China. The new...
News - 27 Jan 2011
BASF is adding three new products from two classes of material to its medical-technology plastics portfolio identified by the suffix "PRO". In the POM product line (POM: polyoxymethylene;...
News - 17 Feb 2009
Global automotive plastics market is projected to cross 12.7 million tons by 2015 according to a report by Global Industry Analysts. Europe represents the largest market for automotive plastics....
News - 31 Mar 2008
New additions to the Okartek range of roller systems from Dotmar EPP enhance the load capacity, versatility and safety of the internationally proven materials handling technology.
News - 15 Nov 2013
The focus of BASF’s booth at the Compamed tradeshow in Düsseldorf, Germany, is on the latest antimicrobial thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) products in the HyGentic® product portfolio...
News - 17 Oct 2012
The focus of BASF’s booth at the Compamed tradeshow in Düsseldorf, Germany, is on the antimicrobial HyGentic product portfolio and its range of support services, and on a number of...
Article - 24 May 2001
Bore seals and 'O' rings for reciprocating shafts, reciprocating seals, and seals for rotating shafts are explained. Designs, materials and relative costs are covered.
Article - 14 Feb 2017
A polymer is a chemical compound that contains a large number of identical molecular repeating units.