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Chemicals & Chemical Processing -> Process Chemicals -> Polythene Compounds

Polythene Compounds

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HDPE Grade reduces weight, materials for caps and closures.

The Borealis Group    Port Murray, NJ 07865
Apr 04, 2014 Based on Borstar polyethylene technology, BorPure™ MB5568 high density polyethylene (HDPE) supports beverage industry's trend towards lightweight caps and closures for carbonated soft drinks, juices, teas, and bottled water. PE mechanical and processing properties can be tailored to application. Exhibiting stiffness and Environmental Stress Crack Resistance (ESCR) as well as optimized organoleptic properties, multimodal polymer will not influence taste or odor of bottle contents.

Thermally Conductive Plastics target LED applications.

Thermally Conductive Plastics target LED applications.

LEHVOSS North America, LLC    Pawcatuck, CT 06379
Dec 13, 2013 While meeting UL94 V-0 flame resistance requirement, LUVOCOM® thermally conductive and electrically insulative materials are characterized by thermal conductivity from 0.6–1.5 W/mK, impact strength up to 14 lb ft/in.², and tensile strength up to 8,000 psi. Typical materials use base polymers PET and PA 6, which meet application requirements, extend component service life, and exhibit processing characteristics that enable injection molding of complex geometries and thin wall sections.

UHMW Polyethylene enhances separators for Li-ion batteries.

Celanese Corp.    Houston, TX 77258
Oct 18, 2013 Next generation GUR® ultra high molecular weight polyethylene (UHMW-PE) enhances performance for separators used in Lithium-ion batteries, which improves membrane puncture strength and promotes design flexibility. Gelation can provide fiber and membrane manufacturers such processing advantages as increased throughput, while abrasion resistance helps extend life of machined parts while maintaining impact strength performance. Use also improves fiber strength and tensile properties.

Multidirectional Stretching Foam resists tearing and zippering.

Multidirectional Stretching Foam resists tearing and zippering.

Pregis Corporation    Deerfield, IL 60015
May 28, 2013 With attributes that benefit wrapping, surface protection, and interleaving applications, Microfoam® Stretchfoam™ is polyethylene (PE) resin blend sheet foam intended for use as protective packaging material for products with irregular edges. Soft-to-the-touch product has coefficient of friction that makes foam cling to item it is protecting to help prevent abrasion. No curing agents are used, so there is no grease transfer to the part it protects, and compression strength enables reuse.

Self-Adhesive PE Foam Strips protect products during transport.

Self-Adhesive PE Foam Strips protect products during transport.

Pregis Corporation    Deerfield, IL 60015
May 06, 2013 Supplied in 3/8, 1/2, and 3/4 in. thicknesses, 2.3 in. tall Form-It™ strips provide customizable method to cushion and protect products. Users cut desired length from roll, peel off release liner to expose adhesive, and affix into position. Typically applied to inside of corrugated container or carton used for transport, self-adhesive polyethylene (PE) foam strips may be used for blocking and bracing as well as creation of such custom forms as dividers, U-channels, L-shapes, and pockets.

Food-Grade rPET suits ambient, cold, and frozen applications.

Food-Grade rPET suits ambient, cold, and frozen applications.

Phoenix Technologies    Bowling Green, OH 43402
Apr 24, 2013 Consisting of food-grade, melt-extruded recycled PET pellet, LNO™ w Resin targets both blow molded and thermoformed applications for water, cold-filled beverages, deli trays, and fruit tubs which are not subjected to heat, either in filling process or during consumer usage. Product can be used at levels up to 100%, or blended with virgin PET. Resin is additionally suitable for personal care packaging applications.

LEL Closed Cell PE Foam is suited for military applications.

LEL Closed Cell PE Foam is suited for military applications.

Pregis Corporation    Deerfield, IL 60015
Oct 02, 2012 Available in 2 x 24 x 108 in., charcoal black-colored planks and densities of 2.2, 4, 6, and 9 lb/ft³, PolyPlank® low explosive limit (LEL) closed cell polyethylene (PE) foam targets military applications requiring cushioning materials containing 10% or lower VOCs. Cushioning properties, which protect against impact and vibrations incurred during transport, accommodate requirements of weaponry, ammunition, fuses, and instrumentation. Foam with 2.2 lb/ft³ density also comes in 48 in. width.

Additive Resins extend performance of thermoset systems.

SABIC Innovative Plastics    Pittsfield, MA 01201
Aug 20, 2012 Noryl SA90 resin, designed as additive for epoxy and cyanate ester-based thermosets, provides low dielectric constant and loss factor to enable 1-10 GHz performance in epoxy-based PCBs. Noryl SA9000 resin provides low dielectric constant and loss for performance up to 20 GHz in non-epoxy based thermoset systems. Both low molecular weight, bi-functional oligomers provide moisture stability and minimized loading of non-halogenated flame retardants.

X-Ray Detectable Plastics help protect food zone.

X-Ray Detectable Plastics help protect food zone.

Curbell Plastics    Orchard Park, NY 14127
May 11, 2012 Available in ½-6 in. diameter rods and 3/8-4 in. thick sheets, Sustarin® C XDT Acetal Copolymer and Polystone® M XTD UHMW-PE can be detected by X-ray inspection equipment for pieces as small as 3 mm³ on production lines running as fast as 250 fpm. Both materials are FDA-compliant for direct food contact. Detected in various types of packages, including metal cans, glass jars, and plastic containers, materials are suitable for scraper blades, filler/mixer components, wear/slide guides, and baffles.

Waterborne Dispersions optimize coating and ink performance.

Michelman    Cincinnati, OH 45236
Nov 25, 2011 Formulated to control slip, mar, and rub resistance in water-based pigmented and semi-gloss OPVs, inks, and industrial coatings, Michem Guard 1350 and 1351 eliminate need to use solvent-based surface modifiers. Both are nonionic dispersions of polyethylene wax that prevent blocking and cause minimal reduction in gloss. Michem Guard 1350 features narrow particle size distribution centered at approximately 1 micron, while Michem Guard 1351 contains efficient solids content of 65%.

Chemical Resistant Resin suits medical equipment housings.

Styron    Berwyn, PA 19312
Aug 12, 2011 Blending polycarbonate and polyethylene terephthalate, EMERGE(TM) PC/PET 9100CR withstands repeated exposure to variety of aggressive chemicals, including surface disinfectants and cleaners commonly used in medical industry. UV light resistance helps minimize potential for color shift, loss of surface gloss, and property performance over time. Available in Natural and custom color options, resin produces aesthetic housings while offering stress-crack resistance.

Metal Detectable Plastics comply with FDA standards.

Emco Industrial Plastics, Inc.    Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Jun 03, 2011 Suitable for replacing metal parts that are currently fabricated, Acetal Polymer is machinable, dimensionally stable, and color-coded in bright blue tint. Typical applications include conveyor belt links or pins, food processing parts, and threaded components. With impact strength and no moisture absorption properties, UHMW Polyethylene is designed primarily for food processing industry. Both metal-detectable plastics are available in 1/8-8 in. diameter rods and 3/8-8 in. thick sheets.

Closed Cell LDPE Plank Foam comes in fire-retardant version.

Closed Cell LDPE Plank Foam comes in fire-retardant version.

Pregis Corporation    Deerfield, IL 60015
May 23, 2011 To address structural and packaging applications where flame retardancy is important, PolyPlank(TM) Foam is available in FR and FR plus anti-stat grades. Non-abrasive foam provides shock and vibration protection during product transport. Featuring 2.2 lb density, extruded PolyPlank(TM) comes in 2 x 24 x 108 in. size, while laminated PolyPlank(TM) LAM measures 2 x 48 x 108 in. Both can be die-cut, heat-sealed, welded, glued, saw cut, skived, water jet cut, routed, and drilled.

Cremation Urn, Burial Vault offers secure, economic alternative.

Granger Plastics Co., The    Middletown, OH 45044
Dec 28, 2010 Offering alternative to granite, premium rotomolded polyethylene combination cremation urn and burial vault features ¼ in. thick walls as well as molded-in threaded inserts with stainless steel security screws. Waterproof product, which may be buried without additional urn vault and can help deter theft, comes in various colors and effects, including custom granites, metallics, and pearlescents.

Industrial Polyethylene is suited for process industry.

GF Piping Systems    Tustin, CA 92780-7258
Nov 10, 2010 Designed for broad based piping system applications, GF PE100 comes in combination of specifiable pipe, fittings, valves, and fusion technologies. Mechanical strength and resistance to impact, chemicals, and abrasion meet needs of industrial process applications. While pipe dimensions are 2-36 in. for SDR11 and 14-36 in. SDR17, fitting dimensions are 2-12 in. for SDR11 (Molded), 14-36 in. for SDR11 (Fabricated), and 14-36 in. for SDR17 (Fabricated).

Porous Plastic Powder enables composite sintering.

Ticona Engineering Polymers    Florence, KY 41042
Nov 03, 2010 Sintered products produced with GUR®X 192 VHMW Macropowder offer porosity and strength for use in liquid and gas filtration applications. Polyethylene resin features molecular weight of 600,000 g/mol, pore size of 205 µm as determined by DIN 66133, and porosity of 47% as determined by DIN 66133. GUR®X 192 Macropowder it suited for variety of applications including wastewater treatment, chemical filtration, drug manufacturing, irrigation, and medical fluid filtration.

Flame-Retardant PET Yarn is suited for textiles used in vehicles.

Federal-Mogul Corp.    Southfield, MI 48034
Jun 02, 2010 Compliant with UL 1441 VW-1 flame test, PET yarn meets halogen-free, flame-retardant regulations and no flaming drip requirement. Product supports processing and functional requirements for textiles used in both interior vehicle trim and wiring harness insulation in land, water, and air vehicles. It features 2 melamine-based, flame-retardant materials which, when burned, char so that burning drips don't form. Constituents of material also vaporize, diluting oxygen that can feed fire.

Extruded PE Foam Plank targets packaging applications.

Extruded PE Foam Plank targets packaging applications.

Pregis Corporation    Deerfield, IL 60015
Dec 09, 2009 Available in 48 in. width and 3 in. thickness, PolyPlank® EXT single cross section, polyethylene foam plank is produced via extrusion process, which creates homogeneous foam product with dimensional stability. Closed-cell structure makes it buoyant, virtually impermeable to water, and resistant to water vapor transmission. Available in 1.7 or 2.2 lb densities, product can be die cut, heat-sealed, welded, glued, saw cut, split, skived, water jet cut, routed, and drilled to specifications.

LLDPE Resin enhances high-throughput flexible packaging films.

Dow Chemical Co., The    Midland, MI 48674-0001
Dec 01, 2009 Suited for high-throughput lamination and protective film applications, XZ 89446.00 linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE) resin exhibits qualities that promote conversion rate processability and seal. Polyolefin copolymer LLDPE, used for blown and cast flexible packaging film structures, can be used alone or in blends with low density polyethylene (LDPE) and has 2 g/10 min Melt Flow index and 0.916 g/cm³ density.

UHMW Polyethylene enables conveying of sensitive products.

Emco Industrial Plastics, Inc.    Cedar Grove, NJ 07009
Oct 28, 2009 Available in ½-8 in. diameter rod and ¼-4 in. thick sheet, Polystone® M Soft offers gentle sliding properties and abrasion resistance. Friction between product being conveyed and material that it comes into contact with is kept to minimum. UHMW-PE material is suited for timing screws, sprockets, change parts, star-wheels, roller, guides, and profiles.

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