Materials & Material Processing

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Toray Plastics (America) to Feature its OPP and Pet Innovations, Collaborative Spirit, and Global Reach at Pack Expo International 2016

August 25, 2016

The industry's leading innovator invites attendees to visit Toray at booth N-5789 and learn how to get more from a film supplier. North Kingstown, Rhode Island - Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), announces that it will feature its advanced Torayfan® OPP and Lumirror® PET film technologies, collaborative spirit, and global reach at... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Eliminate Odor & Toxic Gases at Animal Waste Lagoons

August 25, 2016

WENDELL, N.C.- Odor and toxic gas problems at swine production farms are an old and persistent problem that effect surrounding areas. Some argue that there are health hazards, pollution problems and quality of life issues in the affected areas. The basic problem for the farmer is that they do not have a good method to add dissolved oxygen to the wastewater in the lagoons to eliminate the odor and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing

Ultra Heat-Resistant Fluon® ETFE for Wire and Cable Insulation Withstands Temperatures Up to 200 °C

August 24, 2016

EXTON, Pa. – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will feature Fluon® ETFE C88AXMP-HT at the 2016 IWCS show, booth #400. This ultra heat-resistant ETFE grade maintains performance characteristics at temperatures up to 200 °C and is an ideal material for industrial and automotive wire and cable insulation, as well as seat heating cables. At the show, Masahide Yodogawa, Sr. RD Manager of AGC’s... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

BOC Sciences Reorganized its Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors

August 24, 2016

BOC Sciences has devoted a lot of effort in reorganizing its inhibitor products and make them an individual branch of the inhibitors they provide. Then 19th, August, the company officially announced that they began to provide immune checkpoint inhibitors from then on. With the potential of immune therapies getting more discovered, they are more widely tried for various diseases. From immune... Read More

HVAC, Materials & Material Processing

Honeywell Receives Awards for Pioneering Environmentally Preferable Technologies

August 24, 2016

Honeywell Solstice® yf mobile air conditioning refrigerant and Honeywell Green Jet Fuel™ provide alternatives for global transportation MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that two of its research teams were recognized with Heroes of Chemistry Awards for the development of environmentally preferable technologies. The awards from the American Chemical Society, the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Medical-Grade Material minimizes wear, friction, abrasion.

August 23, 2016

By providing permanent, low-CoF surface properties, lubricious Quniton® material minimizes friction, wear, and abrasion in medical valves, plungers, caps, and seals. No micro-cracking or flaking occurs when subjected to stretching during installation. Use does not adversely impact any materials' bulk properties, and there is no impact on extractables or leachables. Offering thermal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hydrotreating Catalysts support important refining processes.

August 23, 2016

Used to remove impurities and contaminants from petroleum and other refining feedstocks, Hydrotreating Catalysts produce cleaner-burning gasoline and diesel that meets global emissions regulations, including Euro-V, China-V, and in India, BS-VI – all of which specify sulfur content of less than 10 ppm in transportation fuels. Typical applications include hydrocracking and fluid catalytic... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Cyclic Olefin Copolymers (COC) Achieve Material Designation in New U.S. Pharmacopeia Standard for Pharma Packaging

August 22, 2016

TOPAS Advanced Polymers is First Resin Maker to Meet Newly Revised USP 661.1 Standard for Plastic Materials of Construction FLORENCE, Ky., August 17, 2016 - In the latest revision of the U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP) standard for pharmaceutical packaging, cyclic olefins have been designated as a material category alongside other plastics such as polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP), polyethylene... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Indium Corporation Features InFORMS® Reinforced Solder Preforms at IMAPS 2016

August 22, 2016

Indium Corporation will feature its reinforced indium and solder alloy fabrications, InFORMS®, at IMAPS 49th International Symposium on Microelectronics (IMAPS 2016 - Packaging the Connected World), Oct. 10-13, in Pasadena, Calif. InFORMS are reinforced solder preforms that maintain a constant bondline thickness, thus significantly improving thermal cycling reliability. This is a key... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

OGR Paper suits microwave popcorn bag applications.

August 19, 2016

With oil and grease resistance (OGR), GlazeArmor™ Micro provides aggressive grease holdout for inner and outer ply layers of microwave popcorn bags. This bleached, uncoated, machine-glazed paper offers kit grease resistance levels ranging from Kit 6–12 while supporting runnability and performance for high-speed bag converting and popcorn packing and filling operations. Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

SUNBURST NO-BAC eliminates Canine Parvovirus, and other bacteria, fungi and mildew.

August 18, 2016

Ideal as a disinfectant for animal shelters and laboratories, Sunburst NO-BAC can neutralize viruses that cause diarrhea in dogs, infectious infertility in pigs and organ damage in... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Medium Pressure, 2-Platen IMM offers 30-90 sec cycle times.

August 18, 2016

Capable of molding solid and foamed parts with density reductions from 5%–50%, 800 ton LUMINA MP800 features linear bearing support/guidance system, 98 x 68 in. mold space, 108 in. stroke, 2,000 ipm clamp speed, and hydraulic ejection. Molds are either cold runner or hot runner types and typically have aluminum cavity plates or gas assist. This 2-stage solution also features 6 in.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

TPE Grades provides low compression set for sealing applications.

August 12, 2016

Engineered to deliver low compression set performance for gasket and seal application, Styrenic thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) grades P32-010 and P32-011, can replace TPV elastomers. Compression set of 60 shore A P32-011 has 16% at RT, 26% at 70°C, and 38% at 100°C for 22 hrs, while 40 shore A P31-010 has 20% at RT, 27% at 70°C, and 48% at 100°C. Along with low odor, properties include... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Cast Silver Bar is IRA and RRSP acceptable. .

August 12, 2016

Measuring 32.4 x 67 x 8 mm, 5 oz Cast Silver Bar is cast from .999 fine silver with Republic Metals' logo displayed on top center. Weight, fineness, and Republic Metals' assay mark is located on bottom center. Product is individually heat sealed in plastic and stored in boxes of 25 with foam inserts for protection during transit. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

T.H.E.M. Supports Launch of Innovative Beer Concentrate in Snapsil® Single-serve Portion Pack

August 12, 2016

Marlton, NJ - Technical Help in Engineering and Marketing (T.H.E.M.), a leading provider of flexible packaging solutions, is providing contract packaging services for the introduction of a line of innovative craft beer concentrates from the Foxboro Brewing Company, Inc. (foxborobrewing.com). T.H.E.M.’s NJ-based facility provides contract manufacturing and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard to Promote dsX(TM) Product Line at K 2016

August 12, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard’s popular dsX™ systems for converting applications will be promoted during K 2016 in Hall 16, Booth A43. There has been a positive industry response to these adaptable machines for extrusion coating, cast film and blown film processes due to a competitive advantage in price, performance and delivery. Following is a brief summary of each. The dsX... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Dymax BlueWave® MX-150(TM) features a LED touchscreen interface and a high-intensity LED emitter.

August 12, 2016

Designed to offer curing flexibility, and consistency, BlueWave® MX-150™ can be used as a bench-top unit or integrated into automated systems such as robotic arms. Available in 365, 385, or 405 nm wavelengths, the intensity of the LED emitter is not affected by long or bent lightguides, as compared to traditional spot-curing systems. Featuring activation options such as a foot pedal, a LCD... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

Reading Bakery Systems Adds Expanded Snack System to Science and Innovation Center

August 11, 2016

ROBESONIA, PA, – Reading Bakery Systems (RBS), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of baking and process systems for the global food industry, has added an automated expanded snack system to its Science Innovation Center in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania. The installed expanded snack system allows real-world production of a wide variety of expanded snacks from corn, rice and other cereal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lindberg/MPH Ships Melting and Holding Furnace to a Leader in the Automotive Industry

August 8, 2016

Riverside, MI - August 4, 2016 - Lindberg/MPH announced the shipment of a lead melting and holding furnace to a supplier of the automotive industry. The gas fired immersion tube furnace is used in the manufacture of lead plates for automotive batteries. The immersion heat allows for efficient and economical melting and holding of the lead while providing the precise temperature control... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ipsen Supports SKF with Atmosphere, Vacuum Heat-Treating Systems

August 8, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Ipsen recently installed both atmosphere and vacuum heat-treating systems at SKF’s state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in St. Louis, Missouri. With the relocation of their existing facility to a new location, SKF continues to focus on enhancing the quality, efficiency and overall effectiveness of their heat-treating equipment. Among this new Ipsen equipment was a... Read More