Materials

Materials & Material Processing

Milacron Continues to Innovate, New High Output Extruders and Sheet Extrusion Lines for Polyolefins

December 2, 2016

(CINNCINATI, OH - November 28, 2016) - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry announced its entry into the polyolefin sheet extrusion market.

Polyolefins make up the highest volume of thermoplastic products in the world and uses range from rigid materials to industrial food packaging and waterproof film....Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Clariant exhibits at ASTA's CSS 2016 & Seed Expo

December 1, 2016

- ASTA CSS 2016 & Seed Expo, December 5-9, Chicago Hyatt Regency, Booth #809

- Agrocer™ seed colorants are available as pigment powders and pigment preparations with uniform global specifications

- Agrocer pigment preparations offer fast, cost-efficient seed coloration

- The Agrocer product range complies with U.S. EPA inert ingredients regulations

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Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

HPG Confidential Film offers privacy for sensitive printed materials.

November 29, 2016

With combination of privacy and strength, HPG Confidential opaque shrink film is ideal for concealing and protecting high-value items. Ideal for hiding valuable contents from prying eyes, unit protects products from scratching and damages. Meeting USPS polywrap requirements, light gray colored film minimizes breakage and spills during shipping. Available in 100 and 150 gauges, product reduces tamper and theft. Unit is resistant to tear and puncture.

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Materials & Material Processing

Hobart Expands Stainless Steel Filler Metal Offering

November 25, 2016

TROY, Ohio. November 23, 2016 - Hobart announced it has expanded its stainless steel filler metal offering as part of a renewed emphasis on this portfolio, adding options in solid wire and flux-cored wire. The comprehensive portfolio of stainless Hobart filler metals also includes stick electrodes and metal-cored wires.

Additions to the Hobart stainless product lineup include solid...Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

1OZ Silver Bar meets IRA standards.

November 24, 2016

Displaying Republic Metals logo on top, 1oz Silver Bar is designed with clean and modern look to emphasize purity. Weight and purity in center and assay logo at bottom is displayed on silver bar. Silver bar meets IRA standards.

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Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

40-3907 Epoxy Resin provides resistance to chemicals.

November 23, 2016

Ideal for bonding and sealing applications that cannot utilize heat to cure the adhesive, 40-3907 Epoxy Resins are electrically conductive room temperature curing adhesives. Used as repair material for electrical traces, device includes thin film set time of ninety minutes at room temperature and within six hours is close to full hardness (Shore D 78). Film is used for applications like solder replacement, EMIRFI shielding, grounding and die attach.

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Materials & Material Processing

Quaker Chemical Highlights New Chlorine Free Technology at FABTECH 2016

November 23, 2016

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2016 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR, "Quaker") began the evaluation of chlorine free forming fluids well in advance of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) declaring the approaching ban on medium and long chain chlorinated paraffins (CPs), extreme-pressure lubrication additives for ferrous and stainless steel alloys. Due to their environmental impact,...Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Micro Sprint Racing Oils offer wet-clutch additives.

November 19, 2016

Specially formulated for maximum protection and performance in wet-clutch Micro Sprint engines, Micro Sprint Racing Oils are made for racing vehicles. Made from premium synthetic base stocks, Racing Oils resist thickening and sludging caused due to oxidation additives. Provides high clutch performance, good film strength and protects engine and valve-train from wearing in extreme racing conditions. Available in viscosities 20w-50 and 10w-40 . 

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Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Sandvik Presents its Portfolio of High-Performance Products at Rio Oil & Gas

November 14, 2016

HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2016 - Sandvik, a developer and producer of advanced stainless steels, special alloys, titanium and other high-performance materials, exhibited at the 18th annual Rio Oil & Gas Expo and Conference, the largest oil and gas event in Latin America, which was held from Oct. 24-27, in Rio de Janeiro.

At the show, Sandvik presented its wide range of corrosion-resistant...Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

SketchUp Viewer for Microsoft HoloLens Offers visibility control.

November 14, 2016

Available in both tabletop and immersive mode, SketchUp Viewer provides access to the most critical pieces of information for making vital project decisions. With SketchUp Viewer, users can view models that are published to their holoLens device via AR|VR extension for SketchUp Desktop, unit enables re-scaling, moving and rotating model as desired. Offering anchoring and re-anchoring in physical environment, device offers 3d view.

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Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Castrol EDGE Bio-Synthetic Motor Oil with 25% bio-content.

November 11, 2016

Using advanced eco-engineering, Castrol combines Fluid Titanium Technology with 25% renewable plant-based oil compounds to produce motor oil. Being environmental friendly, Castrol EDGE Bio-Synthetic motor oil will be certified carbon neutral and has CO2 footprint through BP Target Neutral. Product comes in 1 Qt and 5 Qt sizes.

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Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Celaneses Polymer Products meets aesthetic and operational needs.

November 11, 2016

Designed for global auto, medical and consumer electronics, Celanese’s Polymer Products include: Celapex high flow PEEK, Celstran high flow LFT, Fortron flexible PPS, Hostaform M25IE POM and MetaLX appearance Nylon. Highly durable and heat resistant, polymers come in high flow, flexible high-temperature and has higher production throughput rates which help mold thin wall intricate parts and long flow length components while retaining many of the physical, mechanical, thermal and electrical properties of PEEK.

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Materials & Material Processing

Toray Plastics (America) Is Sharing Knowledge About Getting gmore From A Film Supplier With PACK EXPO International 2016 Attendees

November 11, 2016

CPGs and converters are meeting with Toray in booth N-5879.

North Kingstown, Rhode Island (November 6, 2016)-Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films and the global leader in film technology innovation, is sharing with Pack Expo attendees...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Clysar Kicks Off Pack Expo 2016 with Wide Range of New Shrink Packaging Solutions

November 11, 2016

New shrink films, both narrower and wider roll widths and updated, resource - rich websites offer compelling reasons to engage with Clysar at Pack Expo 2016.

CHICAGO, IL - Nov.1, 2016 - Clysar LLC, a leading manufacturer of polyolefin shrink films, will be unveiling exciting new packaging solutions at Pack Expo International-the world’s largest packaging show - at McCormick Place,...Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Chemlines rigid foam products are ozone friendly

November 9, 2016

Suitable for rock and stone replication, architectural elements, building facades, signs, props, archery targets, Chemline’s rigid foam products include environmentally friendly raw materials. Available in variable ratios including 1:1, foam comes without 245fa or hazardous blowing agents. Units are available in density ranging from 2 to 20 pounds per cubic foot.

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Materials & Material Processing

Printed Circuits from Topflight are a Time- and Cost-Saving Alternative to Traditional Production Methods

October 31, 2016

Recent advancements in ink have not only resulted in higher conductivity, but it is also more abrasion resistant, flexible, stretchable and washable. Inks can be applied to polyurethane films, wovens, non-wovens and various other thin, flexible substates. Our team of R D engineers will explore a variety of materials, inks and processes to develop the best solution for your application, which...Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Water-Soluble Films for Pool and Spa Chemical.

October 31, 2016

Providing easy to use pre measured pouches water-soluble film improves convenience in cosmetic department. Offering a more sustainable option, unit offers pouches engineered from MonoSol’s water soluble film technology. Films dissolve and release their contents when exposed to water and are transparent, tasteless and odorless. Applications include personal care and cosmetics departments. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

MonoSol's Water Soluble Film Technology provides odorless films.

October 31, 2016

Transparent, tasteless and odorless, MonoSol's water soluble film is an easy to use medium to deliver personal care and cosmetic products in pre-measured pouches. Food grade film pouches dissolve and release contents when exposed to water. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

AR's SilberBoard features front and back print option.

October 28, 2016

With zero imprint on the environment, and as an alternative to metallized PET board, metallic finish SilberBoard is compostable and eliminating the need for plastic films. Used in packaging a variety of goods like beverage, food, personal care and laundry care products, paperboards comes with uncoated backside and can be recycled. Types include Whiteback, Greyback, Lightweight and Carrier. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Sapphire Waveplates Robust with Extended Polarization Control

October 27, 2016

Custom manufactured low order sapphire waveplates that extend IR polarization control into the infrared, beyond fused silica optical waveplates, are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island. Meller Sapphire Waveplates feature Moh 9 hardness which is second only to diamond, making them highly resistant to chemicals, scratching, shock, and temperature fluctuations....Read More