Polyvinyl Compounds

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Flat Sheet are available in cut-to-size.

July 12, 2016

Cut-To-Size Flat Sheet is offered alongside inventory of PVC and Polycarbonate Roofing and Siding Panels. UNITREX Polycarbonate Panels consist of heavy duty, corrugated building material for new or replacement siding and roofing applications. Exhibiting optimized cracking and peeling protection, panels protect equipment from harsh weather conditions, pollution, harmful UV rays, and high-impact forces. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

PVC/Polycarbonate Panels withstand industrial facility conditions.

December 29, 2015

Maintaining color and structural integrity, PHASE-2® PVC Siding, Roofing, and Louver Panels are heavy gauge PVC extruded sheets with Non-Combustible Flame Spread Rating of 12. FM-approved for unlimited height use without need for sprinkler protection, completely UV-resistant panels also resist corrosive conditions. Impact- and completely UV-resistant UNITREX® Polycarbonate Panels provide long term durability against denting, cracking, and peeling. Non-combustible flame spread rating is 6. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Non-Industrial Products

PVC Film turns any surface into dry erase board.

August 10, 2015

Offered with optional permanent or temporary adhesive backing, Dry Erase Film can lay flat and stick to any level surface to make it rewriteable. Various colors (in addition to standard white) and thicknesses are available, and material can be cut to any shape. Film has glossy finish and cleans with wet paper towel or eraser. Standard roll sizes are 100 yd x 24 in. and 50 yd x 24 in., and standard 90 lb release liner, coated on both sides with polyethylene, stays flat. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Vycom's Celtec Proves Medium is the Message for International Sign Expo Promotional Materials

May 22, 2015

SCRANTON, Pa. - What better way to promote a highly printable, expanded PVC material to signage professionals than to create a mini sign on that very material highlighting a brilliantly colored peacock.  That is how Vycom reached attendees at the International Sign Expo 2015 held last month in Las Vegas.  The idea was to create something that showed the vivid color printing and die-cutting... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Connecticut's Mystic Aquarium Selects Vycom's Endurabond(TM) for New Marine Exhibit

March 5, 2015

SCRANTON, Pa. - To fortify and protect the foundation of its new, interactive exhibit, Mystic Aquarium chose Endurabond™, an engineered PVC for structural use in the marine market as a replacement for wood and metal. Covanta Cove opened on January 22, 2015, and demonstrates how collected marine debris can be turned into clean energy.  Mystic Aquarium partnered with Covanta, a leading operator... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

H&F Now has a New Backyard Product Section!

August 11, 2014

H & F Manufacturing Corp. provides the finest Do-It-Yourself PVC sheets and Polycarbonate building panels and products available. We offer many different sizes and colors to meet almost any backyard project challenge.  Our material is light weight and easy to handle and install.  Our material is built to last and will add great looks to any do-it-yourself project around your home or property. ... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Flexible PVC Elastomer withstands extreme cold.

June 10, 2014

Designed for cable jacketing, Flexalloy® 9614-73 withstands frigid outdoor and rugged industrial conditions while providing flexibility and flame performance. Elastomer is a 73 Shore A compound that is UV-stabilized and exhibits brittle point of -65°C or below. Product offers optimized weatherability, oil resistance, and tensile strength. Designed to pass CSA’s FT4 vertical flame test, Flexalloy® 9614-73 is suited for cables in wind turbines, industrial automation, robots, controls, and sensors. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Rigid Plastic Media supports digital printing.

May 15, 2014

Designed to meet stringent requirements of large format digital print imaging, PALIGHT Digital Flat Foamed PVC Sheets feature static-free characteristic that optimizes image quality by making text and graphics look sharp and overall colors more uniform. PALGLAS Digital Ready-to-Print Acrylic Sheets eliminate time consuming process of treating with pre-print adhesion promoter. Print shop operators just remove protective masking and load sheet into printer. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

All Kydex Grades Available at Emco Plastics

October 9, 2013

CEDAR GROVE, NJ – Emco Plastics is the largest independent stocking distributor in the NY/NJ Metropolitan area. With a 50,000 square foot warehouse, we stock a wide array of plastic sheets, rods, tubes, and profiles. One of the more popular items we stock is Kydex®. Kydex® is manufactured from an acrylic/PVC alloy that has some very unique characteristics. It's tough, nonporous,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Vycom Named as Top 3 Finalist in International Association of Plastics Distribution (IAPD) Design Competition for Plastic Products

October 3, 2013

SCRANTON, Pa. – Vycom, a world leader in PVC and olefin solutions for numerous industries, is among the three finalists in the first IAPD Plastics Application Design Competition. The design competition is part of the "Celebrating Plastics" theme of the 57(th) Annual Convention & Plastics Showcase, Sept 30 - October 2, 2013, Miami, FL. The first, second and third prize placements will be... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

PVC Foam Tapes seal out air, light, dust, and moisture.

July 10, 2013

Featuring closed-cell polyvinyl foam design, VF Tapes provide cushion against vibrations and noise. Products come in Sof-Seal, low, medium, and high densities, all of which are resistant to most industrial solvents and chemicals. Reverse-wound to facilitate liner removal and installation, tapes have water-based acrylic, which exhibits good initial tack, high shear, and resistance to plasticizers. Tapes come in 52 in. wide rolls and thicknesses ranging from 1/16–¾ in. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Rigid Vinyl permits high-speed, multi-cavity parts moulding.

June 17, 2013

Exhibiting thermal stability required in hot runner moulding and reprocessing of scrap, Apex® RM 8201 vinyl makes possible high-speed, multi-cavity, and large-part injection moulding of plumbing and drainage components in potable water, septic, and sewer systems. This NSF 61-listed, flame-retardant, rigid PVC compound has UL 94 flame ratings of V-0 and 5VA and provides tensile and impact properties suited for fittings, valves, flanges, and other parts. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

PVC Elastomer Compounds ease handling of industrial cables.

March 1, 2013

Exhibiting brittle points of -60°C or lower, Flexalloy® 9611-76 and 9612-75 provide oil resistance, flame retardance, and wide range of operating temperatures required in such applications as control and instrumentation cable (Type CIC), tray cables (TC), and specialty power cords like those for charging electric vehicles. Jacketing materials offer flexibility at low temperatures, making them suited for use in petrochemical, pulp and paper, steel, cement, and mining industries. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Eastman to Showcase Cutting Edge Glass Applications at Glasstec Fair on Oct. 23- 26 in Dusseldorf

October 30, 2012

KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Inventive new uses of glass will be showcased at Eastman Chemical Company's (NYSE: EMN) booth at Glasstec, the world's largest glass fair, on October 23- 26 in Dusseldorf, Germany. The Eastman exhibit is in booth Hall 11-A60 at the Messe Dusseldorf. The booth will feature interactive exhibits and show-stopping photography as the company unveils the latest product glazing... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Curbell Plastics Exhibiting at SGIA Expo in Las Vegas

October 2, 2012

Curbell Plastics, celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, supplies plastic sheet, rod, tube, films, adhesives, and tapes to a wide range of industries, and is proud to be taking part in the upcoming SGIA Expo in Las Vegas, NV.<4444>The event, scheduled October 18-20, 2012, will feature exhibits from across the Specialty Imaging and Imaging Technology worlds. Curbell will be present with its'... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Medical-Grade Calendered PVC Film withstands gamma sterilization.

September 7, 2012

Available with thicknesses from 0.006-0.020 in., widths up to 60 in., and slitting down to 2.0 in., MF-165-J3R-79NT film grade incorporates non-phthalate citrate plasticizer that is stable in applications sterilized by gamma irradiation. Properties of this citrate-based film include Shore A hardness of 81, specific gravity of 1.25, tensile strength of 2,700 psi, and elongation of 300%. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Eastman Receives 2012 Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award for Automotive Glazing Materials

July 27, 2012

Award Honors Saflex® S Series Solar Absorbing PVB Interlayers<4444>KINGSPORT, Tenn. - Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN) was awarded the prestigious Frost & Sullivan 2012 New Product Innovation Award for Automotive Glazing Materials for Saflex® S series advanced solar absorbing polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayers. The award was presented during the 2012 Excellence in Best Practices Awards... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Solutia Demonstrates Advanced Automotive Glazing Technologies at 2012 SAE World Congress

May 9, 2012

DETROIT - Solutia Inc. (NYSE: SOA) was selected by the Society of Automotive Engineering's panel of automotive technology experts to display at its "Innovators Only" exhibition during the 2012 Society of Automotive Engineering (SAE) World Congress, held April 24 through April 26 in Detroit. Solutia's booth featured the award-winning Saflex® S series advanced solar absorbing polyvinyl butyral... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Teknor Apex Produces First Commercial Biovinyl(TM) Flexible Vinyl Compounds Made with Dow Ecolibrium(TM) Bio-Based Plasticizers

April 25, 2012

Life Cycle Analysis Indicates 41% Reduction in CO2 Emissions versus Conventional Vinyl<4444>ORLANDO, FL, U.S.A.: Teknor Apex Company has developed flexible vinyl compounds with plasticizers based on renewable resources for applications as diverse as automotive window encapsulation, medical tubing, and footwear, and it is prepared to supply the compounds to manufacturers seeking to... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Solutia Demonstrates Advanced Architectural and Automotive Glazing Technologies at China Glass 2012

April 6, 2012

SHANGHAI - Solutia Inc. (NYSE: SOA) will feature a range of advanced Saflex® polyvinyl butyral (PVB) interlayers and XIR® reflective film products during the 2012 China Glass exposition held in Shanghai, China April 2-5, 2012. The company will showcase acoustic damping and heat-reducing technologies for automotive and architectural laminated glass applications, as well as structural and... Read More