Resin Compounds

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

LCP Monofilament allows MRI-guided vascular intervention.

September 14, 2016

MRI-compatible LCP monofilament overcomes limitation of other vascular visualization procedures while removing radiation exposure from procedure. Along with LCP (liquid crystal polymer), or thermoplastic resin, properties, this Class VI-approved and autoclavable product provides optimized torque response, pushability, and kink resistance. Tensile strength provides safe braiding option for medical device manufactures, and minimal fraying occurs during braiding process. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Removable Electronic Maskant maximizes production speed.

August 29, 2016

Suited for PWB connectors and board level protection, thixotropic SpeedMask® 9-20479-B-Rev-A cures in seconds with light. This resin, designed for protection of electronic components and assemblies, provides protection from reflow or wave soldering operations and shields keep-out areas during conformal coating applications. Solvent- and silicone-free, this blue, peelable maskant offers facilitated removal and eliminates concern of ionic contamination or residual silicone.
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Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Construction Equipment & Supplies

Proven Bridge Repair Solution Now Available in the US

August 11, 2016

FRANKLIN, Ohio - America has 609,539 bridges - and now, nearly 1 in 10 of them - 58,495- have been designated as structurally deficient and in need of repair.  This, according to US Transportation Department documents.  A major part of this problem is maintenance for older bridges: of the 250 most traveled bridges needing repair, 85% of them were commissioned prior to 1970. Congress... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

LUMIFLON® FEVE Resins Improve Corrosion Resistance and Life Span of Aircraft Coatings

August 4, 2016

EXTON, Pa., August 1, 2016 - LUMIFLON® fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) resins from AGC Chemicals Americas help aerospace manufacturers create ultra-durable coatings for aircraft in a wide range of colors and glosses that significantly reduce life cycle costs. Manufacturers worldwide use LUMIFLON resins in aerospace coatings formulations to protect military and commercial aircraft from... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Interplastic Corporation to Exhibit at the Niagara Falls Trenchless Technology Road Show

May 16, 2016

St. Paul, MN – Interplastic Corporation announced that it will be showcasing its CoREZYN® Cured-In-Place Pipe resins at the 2016 Niagara Falls Trenchless Technology Road Show. The event will be taking place at the Scotiabank Convention Center, May 18 – 19, 2016, in Niagara Falls, Ontario Canada. At booth #305, Interplastic will feature its CIPP resin products. These resins have helped... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Pennsylvania's Crozer-Chester Medical Center's 40-foot-diameter Skylight Finished by Linetec

May 16, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin  - Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Chester, Pennsylvania, designed by Charles Cross Architecture, features a 40-foot-diameter dome skylight, manufactured and installed by Super Sky Products Enterprises, LLC. Linetec finished the 1,411-square-foot skylight’s aluminum framing in a Silver mica high-performance architectural coating. Linetec’s senior marketing specialist,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Sartomer to Present Wide Range of Innovative UV/EB Technology at RadTech 2016

May 13, 2016

Five top UV/EB curing specialists from Sartomer Americas, a business unit of Arkema Inc., will give technical presentations at the RadTech UV+EB 2016 Technology Expo and Conference. The event takes place May 16 to 18 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare hotel in Rosemont, Illinois. Sartomer will also exhibit a variety of specialty UV and EB-curable oligomers and resins at booth 501 during the show. ... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Foam Resin exhibits viscoelastic behavior.

May 12, 2016

Consisting of liquid polyether based polyurethane, which stays soft at very cold temperatures, VEF-99 Resin creates flexible foam for variety of custom applications. Product has very low deflection when cured and conforms to object with viscoelastic behavior. Pot life is above 30 seconds, which allows small amounts to be batched manually without dispensing machine. With mixing ratio of 1:1 by volume, resin is suitable for product designers, prototype makers, and short-run part manufacturers. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Gel Casting Resin Formula features non-tack surface.

April 8, 2016

Fostering design freedom for product engineers, NTG-9 allows production of stand-alone polyurethane gel parts in mold without prefabrication of flexible film/laminate material. Viscosity values of component materials allow facilitated handling and replication of mold surface at high resolution. Able to be processed at room temperature in ambient pressure molds, formula serves applications requiring soft elastomeric material with good cushioning effect, strength, and less tacky surface.

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Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

LUMIFLON® FEVE Improves Durability and Weatherability of San Diego Airport, Skydance Bridge and Other Iconic Structures

April 4, 2016

AGC Chemicals Americas to Highlight Notable LUMIFLON-based Coatings Applications at American Coatings Show EXTON, Pa., – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will feature LUMIFLON® fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE) resins for industrial and architectural applications at the 2016 American Coatings Show. Topcoats formulated with LUMIFLON resins are ultra-weatherable, offering outstanding gloss and... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

3D Printing Resins come in standard and rubber-like formulations.

March 30, 2016

Supplied in 12.35 oz bottles, ImageCure™ PRH35-ST2 and PRR35-OP are resins intended for use with monoFab™ ARM-10 3D printer. PRH35-ST2, formulated for minimal odor emission in liquid form, allows accelerated printing and facilitated filing/sanding of finished models. Formulated to stretch and compresses like rubber upon curing, PRR35-OP can be used to produce diverse variety of parts and prototypes. Read More

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

Dymax SpeedMask® Masking Resins to be Showcased at MRO Americas

March 1, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation will showcase SpeedMask® line of masking resins in Booth #4211 at MRO Americas, scheduled to take place April 5-7, 2016 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.  SpeedMask products replace tapes, waxes, lacquers and fixtures while offering reliable protection against most metal-finishing process environments. SpeedMask... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Silicone Resin suits room temperature cure, high-temp coatings.

January 20, 2016

Dow Corning® 2405 Resin helps formulators overcome such limitations as brittleness, poor impact resistance, and film-building constraints associated with resins used to formulate high-temperature-resistant, room-temperature-curing coatings. When catalyzed by titanium compounds, product cures within 60 min at ambient temperature to form medium-hard coating. This methyl methoxy resin, with solventless delivery and tin-free cure, is optimized for flexibility, impact resistance, and film build.
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Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Protect Turbine Components from Flame Spray Processes with SpeedMask® 718 Masking Resin

November 19, 2015

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation's SpeedMask® 718 is formulated to provide excellent surface and cavity protection during APS and HVOF coating processes, aiding in the manufacturing, overhaul, repair, and rework of turbine engine blades, vanes, and other turbine components.  The masking resin cures quickly when exposed to UV/Visible light and forms a hard, durable, protective... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Fluoropolymers Enable Critical Components of Chemical Processing Plants Withstand the Harshest Conditions

November 4, 2015

AGC to feature fluorochemical solutions at 2015 Chem Show Booth #327 EXTON, Pa. – Fluoropolymer resins, compounds and fluoroelastomers from AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. are ideal for protecting components and equipment used to keep chemical processing plants running efficiently. AFLAS®  Fluoroelastomers Alternating copolymers of tetrafluoroethylene and propylene, AFLAS imparts unique... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Green & Clean

Reduce VOCs With Oil and Gas Storage Cover Made of DuPont(TM) Zytel® LCPA

November 2, 2015

Use in Floating Cover Helps Trap Harmful Emissions WILMINGTON, Del.  – From the sky, Greatario Covers Inc.'s new oil and gas tank covers look just like any tank cover.  In reality, the Crude Oil Vapour Emission Reduction System (COVERS) is a series of hexagonal shapes with symmetric ribs on both sides that allow the floating structures to form an interconnecting blanket barrier at the... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Packaging Resins balance stiffness and toughness.

November 2, 2015

Created from patented molecular catalyst coupled with advanced process technology, INNATE™ Precision Packaging Resins are suited for variety of applications ranging from flexible food packaging to heavy-duty industrial shipping sacks. Products offer abuse resistance, optimized sustainability profiles due to light-weighting potential, film toughness without compromising stiffness, and processing ease with bubble stability. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

Michelman Featuring Low/No-VOC, Water-Based Binders and Surface Additives at Western Coatings Symposium 2015

October 29, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH  – Michelman, a global developer and manufacturer of water-based binders and surface additives, will be featuring a variety of innovative new solutions at the Western Coatings Symposium being held October 25-28, 2015 in Las Vegas. Exhibiting at Table #300, Michelman will showcase its capabilities and product development prowess with new water-based binder and surface... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Adhesive Perfluoro Resins allow one-step processing.

October 15, 2015

Used to provide enhanced electrical characteristics in addition to heat and chemical resistance, Fluon PFA EA-2000 features built-in adhesive that enables one-step processing with other polymers and metals. Adhesive also eliminates need for surface treatment or separate adhesive layer. Areas of use include PCBs, interposers, steel plate laminates, heat-resistant insulating tape, and heat-resistant laminated tubing. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Green & Clean

AGC to Present the Advantages of Using FEVE-Based Powder Coatings for Architectural Applications

September 24, 2015

EXTON, Pa. – Kristen Blankenship, technical service chemist at AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present the latest advancements of fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE)-based powder coatings for architectural applications at the 2015 Powder Coatings Symposium on October 14 at 9:40 a.m. Blankenship will discuss the chemistry, exceptional weatherability and environmental benefits of FEVE... Read More