News - 18 Jul 2019
Plastic parts invariably have burrs after injection molding or mechanical processing. The quattroClean technology from acp systems AG has proved to be an efficient, inline-capable deburring and...
News - 4 Dec 2013
Austria-based Hoerbiger, a leading global supplier of compressor components and services, produces reciprocating compressor valve plates (also known as valve sealing elements) and wear-resistant rings...
News - 18 Apr 2013
U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Chemistry Division scientists have developed a second generation, cost-effective polyetheretherketone (PEEK)-like phthalonitrile-resin demonstrating superior high...
News - 26 Oct 2006
Owens Corning has announced the launch of its latest reinforcement development, MicroMax™ fine diameter chopped strand, a game-changing product allowing for ultra-thin high-performance...
News - 19 Oct 2006
Owens Corning has announced at the Composites & Polycon 2006 exhibition the global launch of its latest reinforcement development, MicroMax(TM) fine diameter chopped strand, a game-changing...
Article - 29 Apr 2017
Polyether ether ketone, also known as PEEK, is a well-known thermoplastic polymer. This organic compound belongs to the family of polyaryl ether ketone (PAEK) polymers which include other proverbial...
Article - 14 Feb 2001
Engineering thermoplastics are generally amorphous or semi-crystalline. The differences between these two types of materials are explained.
News - 5 Apr 2011
Here at the Aircraft Interiors Expo, Hall B, Booth 5F33, SABIC Innovative Plastics is spotlighting high-performance thermoplastic resin, sheet, foam and composite solutions that are helping aviation...
News - 16 Jan 2019
Composite lightweight construction based on thermoplastics promises more efficient manufacturing processes and the recycling of obsolete components. Until the innovative materials and processes are...
Article - 11 Dec 2013
High performance plastics are widely used in surgical instruments, medical devices, and in other instruments that need frequent autoclaving.