News - 21 Jun 2011
A new technique for producing artificial bone implants has been developed by Korean researchers. Published in the journal Science and Technology of Advanced Material (STAM), the technique combines two...
News - 16 Aug 2010
Orthovita, Inc. (NASDAQ: VITA), an orthobiologics and biosurgery company, notes that the August 10, 2010 online edition of The Lancet includes the largest peer-reviewed study to date demonstrating the...
Article - 3 Aug 2013
The physical properties and behavior of polymers is based strongly on the properties of the polymer molecules themselves. The behavior of the material is impacted by the molecular size and structure,...
News - 16 Jan 2006
Coloured transparent organic-inorganic hybrid coatings
Interior design is set to utilise a new era in coloured materials if a team of researchers from Mexico have their way. The researchers have...
Article - 23 May 2019
This article discusses how to cure an acrylate using rheology with simultaneous FTIR spectroscopy.
Article - 24 May 2001
Deformation, viscoelastic creep, tensile strength, anisotropy and impact strength of thermoplastics are covered. The differences the modes of behaviour between thermoplastics and most other materials...
News - 21 Nov 2013
Altuglas International has reintroduced Plexiglas® II UVA and Plexiglas® P55 acrylic sheets to the aerospace market. Both acrylic sheets are preshrunk and specially designed for use in a wide...
News - 12 Dec 2012
Altuglas International, a subsidiary of Arkema group, with its Plexiglas® and Altuglas® acrylic resins (Americas and Rest of World, respectively) and NatureWorks, a leader in the bio-plastics...
News - 24 Jan 2011
Automotive and construction/remodeling applications represent over 80% of world Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) consumption. Since auto and construction industry are shaped by economic conditions, MMA...
News - 13 Jul 2010
Thin-film solar cells are developing into a rapidly growing market segment. If their commercial potential is to be fully exploited, the solar modules must be produced in a roll-to-roll...