Article - 11 Mar 2020
This article looks at the key developments of polymer science in the last 100 years since it was first discovered by German chemist Hermann Staudinger.
Article - 3 Jun 2019
This article discusses the coupling of AFM with IR (AFM-IR) to perform chemical characterization of polymeric and thin film materials.
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 - 3 Jul 2017
Sizing formulations are a blend of several chemicals, typically, but not necessarily, diluted in water.
Article - 17 May 2017
This article discusses the chemical characterizaThis article discusses the chemical characterization and mapping of a variety of polymeric materials and structures using the nanoIR2-FS™ system.tion of...
News - 22 Nov 2019
Arkema has announced that it is exhibiting its wide range of advanced materials for 3D printing and will unveil several new products and strategic partnerships with key players in the aeronautics,...
News - 20 Mar 2019
In close cooperation with Joma-Polytec and Mercedes-Benz Fuel Cell, a subsidiary of Daimler AG, the engineering plastic Ultramid from BASF has successfully been used to manufacture a number of fuel...
News - 1 Jun 2016
The German firm, Beta LAYOUT GmbH, manufactures prototypes for printed circuit boards (PCBs) and 3D mechatronic integrated devices (MIDs).
To speed prototype production and reduce costs, it has...
News - 27 Nov 2014
Saint-Gobain Seals has launched their new polyamide-imide (PAI) based Meldin® 4000 series, developed as a result of their collaboration with newly acquired LS Kunststofftechnologie GmbH, a German...
News - 27 Jun 2013
The weight saving trend in the automotive sector is not only unbroken; it is becoming increasingly important as the year 2020 approaches – this is when the fleet CO2 emissions of European...