Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Oracle Packaging Finds Immediate Success with Davis-Standard Line

June 20, 2016

Oracle Packaging Finds Immediate Success with Davis-Standard Line Pawcatuck, Conn. - A new Davis-Standard extrusion coating line at Oracle Packaging is exceeding throughput expectations, enabling Oracle to get products to market more quickly than anticipated. The installation, completed in December, supports Oracle's manufacturing of aluminum foil based products. Applications include... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Linde Showcases Solutions for Injection Molders

June 20, 2016

Advanced gas technologies reduce cycle times BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - Innovation and Emerging Plastics Technologies Conference -- Linde LLC will highlight several of its key process solutions at the upcoming Innovation and Emerging Plastics Technologies Conference. Hosted by Penn State Erie, the conference takes place at the Behrend College's Burke Center, June 22-23. Developed and patented... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Epson and 3M Announce New Epson-3M UltraChrome GS3 Ink for Epson SureColor S-Series Solvent Printers

June 20, 2016

New Ink Series Offers Signmakers and PSPs Complete 3M MCS Warranty and Support LONG BEACH, Calif. - Epson and 3M™ today announced a partnership to launch a new series of co-branded inks - Epson®-3M™ UltraChrome® GS3 Inks - designed for use in Epson's advanced SureColor® S-Series roll-to-roll solvent printers, including the SC-S40600, SC-S60600 and SC-S80600. The premium inks... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Color Concentrates target medical device applications.

June 20, 2016

Available in 1, 5, and 10 lb quantities, MediBatch™ Color Concentrates are formulated using FDA 21CFR 73 Subpart D listed pigments and polymer carrier that is compatible with wide range of base resins, including nylons and polyurethanes. Single pound quantities can pigment up to 25 lb of natural polymer. Twelve standard concentrates, including green, red, yellow, blue, violet, black, and white, are available from stock. Custom colored concentrates are also available on made-to-order basis. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Gold Ingots feature tamper-proof packaging.

June 20, 2016

Measuring 24.45 x 41.65 x 2.20 mm, 1 oz Gold Ingots feature ingot-securing cradle designed to ensure complete protection from movement or tampering. Red assay certificate boasts good delivery listings, such as London Bullion Market Association (LBMA), Chicago Mercantile Exchange (COMEX), and the Shanghai Gold Exchange (SGE). Reverse side of assay certificate displays ingot's purity, weight, certified assayer signature, and individual serial number. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Epoxy Dispersion serves as sizing for fiber reinforcements.

June 20, 2016

In addition to PBT and thermoset composite manufacturing applications, Hydrosize EP876 Epoxy-Based Fiber Sizing can be used as binder in nonwoven applications. Water-based, formaldehyde-free dispersion is environmentally friendly and eliminates use of flammable solvents. Suitable for use with glass, carbon, and natural fibers, Hydrosize EP876 produces optimized strand integrity and chopping behavior. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

GreenMantra(TM) Technologies Selects EMCO Chemical Distributors as Distribution Agent for Ceranovus(TM) Specialty Wax Products

June 17, 2016

GreenMantra™ Technologies Selects EMCO Chemical Distributors as Distribution Agent for Ceranovus™ Specialty Wax Products BRANTFORD, Canada - GreenMantra Technologies, a rapidly growing producer of high-value waxes from recycled plastics, and EMCO Chemical Distributors, a leading North American distributor of specialty chemicals, have signed an exclusive agreement for the distribution of... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Komax Systems' Wafer Static Mixer Spells Efficiency

June 17, 2016

Space Saving Design Brings Static Mixing to Variety of Environments HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - A quick scan of the headlines indicates that industrial space is shrinking fast, but Komax Systems is working with companies in ever-tighter spaces to design a better solution - a wafer static mixer that accomplishes the same task even in the tightest possible space. The Real Problem Static... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Free Hobart Filler Metal Selector and Calculator App Now Available for Android

June 17, 2016

TROY, Ohio — Hobart has announced the availability of its Hobart Filler Metal Selector and Calculator for Android devices via a free download at the Google Play Store®. The app was previously available only for iPhone and iPad in the App Store®. Both versions of the app provide a quick reference with multiple functions to help users calculate the amount and type of filler metal necessary... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Barrier Lamination reduces sealant side extractables.

June 16, 2016

Targeting pharmaceutical and medical device markets, PRO FlexiPURE™ addresses trace contaminants found in film structures. Solution reduces sealant-side extractables (in water, alcohol and hexane) by 60% as well as time and effort needed to complete drug submission packaging requirements. With low extractable profile that minimizes compounds requiring identification, analysis, and monitoring, aluminum foil barrier provides low moisture and oxygen transmission rates and light penetration. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools, Robotics

United Grinding Will Bring its Industry-Leading Technology to IMTS

June 15, 2016

Company to debut many new grinders and automation that works alongside humans. MIAMISBURG, Ohio, June 10, 2016 – At IMTS, United Grinding will showcase one of its most advanced surface and profile grinding systems paired with an equally advanced robot that can work side-by-side with humans. Also in booth N-6800, the company will debut several other new grinding systems, including an... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Thin Film Coating improves IR sensor performance, efficacy.

June 10, 2016

IR-ISE&trade; (Infrared - Improved Sensor Efficiency) photoconductive IR sensor coating increases signal response and durability of detectors and arrays. Developed for use with lead sulfide (PbS) and lead selenide (PbSe) sensors, this product can reduce surface reflection of incident radiation by providing environmentally rugged, single- or multi-layered thin-film coatings. Application can also seal and protect device and consequently eliminate need for glass encapsulation.<br /> Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Uno & Company Ltd. Launches New Bromine-Free Synthetic Hair Fibers Using FRX Polymers® Nofia® Flame Retardant

June 9, 2016

Bromine-Free Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi Fibers are Easy to Curl, Tangle-Free, and Easily Blended with Human Hair CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Uno Company Ltd. (UNO), Wanju-gun, South Korea, has announced the launch of new synthetic hair fibers for wigs and weaves which use bromine-free Nofiaflame retardant (FR) from FRX Polymers Inc. The new synthetic hair fibers, called Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi, offer a... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Material Highlight: Polyimide Films

June 9, 2016

What Are They? Polyimide films are anything but ordinary. These films are engineered for long-term performance at extreme temperatures between -450°F to over 500°F over extended periods of time. So, obviously, thermal stability is a major benefit, which is why this film is so widely used in aerospace, electronics, and electrical industries when a high temperature material is required.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Wego is a Global Supplier of Propylene Carbonate (PC)

June 8, 2016

Wego Chemical Group is a leading global supplier and distributor of organic compounds such as Propylene Carbonate. It can be found under CAS # 108-32-7 or EINECS # 203-572-1. Propylene Carbonate has the molecluar formula C4H6O3, and is commonly referred to by its acronym, PC. PC also has an abundance of alternative synonyms, including: (R,S)-4-Methyl-1,3-dioxolan-2-one, Cyclic Propylene... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Wego is a Global Supplier of Parachlorobenzotrifluoride (PCBTF)

June 8, 2016

Wego Chemical Group is a leading global supplier and distributor of low VOC organic compounds such as Parachlorobenzotrifluoride. It can be found under CAS # 98-56-6 or EINECS # 202-681-1, and has the molecluar formula C7H4ClF3. It is commonly referred to by its acronym, PCBTF, or alternatively by its less-known synonyms p-Chlorobenzotrifluoride, 4-Chlorobenzotrifluoride, or... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Samco Machinery to Roll Form Innovative Product from Nucap

June 8, 2016

GRIP Metal altering thinking of attachment process in multiple industries TORONTO – Samco Machinery manufactures roll forming and stamping equipment for several industries: building and construction, storage, coil processing, energy, transportation and a variety of consumer products. These innovations evolve from finding a way to say “yes.” Among Samco’s newest partners is Nucap, a... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Wego is a Global Supplier of Polycarboxylate

June 8, 2016

Wego Chemical Group is a leading global supplier and distributor of polymers such as Polycarboxylate. Polycarboxylate can be found under CAS # 9084-06-4 and has the molecluar formula C21H14Na2O6S2. Polycarboxylate is often referred to by its commonly used acronyms, PCX, PXC, and PC, or alternatively by its synonym Sodium Poly (Naphthaleneformaldehyde) Sulfonate. Polycarboxylate's primary... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

RenAM 500M Presented at IMTS 2016

June 8, 2016

Metal additive manufacturing for industrial production Designed and engineered with serialized production in mind, the Renishaw RenAM 500M builds complex metallic components directly from CAD using metal powder bed fusion technology. The machine will be featured at IMTS 2016 in Renishaw’s booth E-5509 in the East Building of Chicago’s McCormick Place. The RenAM 500M is first in a family... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Novomer Announces Successful Commercial-Scale Trials of Converge® Polyols in Rigid Foams

June 8, 2016

WALTHAM, Mass. - Novomer Inc., a sustainable materials company pioneering a family of high-performance polymers and other chemicals from renewable feedstocks such as carbon dioxide (CO2), has announced the completion of a pair of successful commercial-scale rigid foam trials utilizing the company’s unique Converge® CO2-based polyol blends. The trials were conducted at... Read More