Article - 13 Feb 2012
Polymers play a key role in our society where their specific characteristics make them suitable for different applications. Fourier transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy is presented here as a...
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
Article - 14 Feb 2002
Bayer have introduced Bayblend, a new line of polycarbonate/acrylonitrile butadiene styrene copolymer blends that pass the UL 94 flame retardent test. It also exhibits good formability using extrusion...
Article - 31 May 2001
The stages in producing chrome-like finishes on plastics are described as is the devlopment of the technology. Applications in the automotive industry and domestic fittings indusrty are also examined.
News - 14 Mar 2012
Styron, a supplier of innovative materials and technologies for the automotive industry, announced that its PULSE GX50 engineering resin has successfully achieved the first commercial application in...
News - 20 Feb 2012
Bayer MaterialScience, one of North America’s producers of polymers and high-performance plastics, has offered a range of antimicrobial plastic grades for medical applications.
News - 21 Sep 2006
ExxonMobil Chemical has introduced a new version of Santoprene(TM) thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) that complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations for food contact and bonds...
News - 27 Mar 2013
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Engineering Plastics - A Global Market Overview
The emerging regions such as Asia, South America,...
News - 14 Oct 2004
The "X-Melt" expansion injection molding process developed by Engel Austria GmbH opens up a whole range of new possibilities for manufacturing ultra-thin-walled components. It enables...
News - 26 Feb 2016
ELIX Polymers, a leading manufacturer of ABS (Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene) resins and derivatives in Europe with a 40-year track record, will introduce its ABS plating grades portfolio at the VDI...