Materials

Materials & Material Processing

Ferrite Beads suit high-reliability applications.

September 27, 2016

Designed to meet requirements of DSCC 03024 specification, HRB-US Series begins as full reel ferrite bead lots acquired through OEM approved distribution channels and traceable to selected manufactures of commercial devices. Devices pass through pre- and post-screening processes while undergoing AEM’s Tin-Lead conversion. Products are then subjected to DSCC 03024 Group A, B, and C testing. Parts are assigned HRB-US part number and are tape and reel packaged with AEM lot number and date code. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Polymer Material suits high-temp jet engine applications.

September 23, 2016

Suitable for bearing chambers, sump systems, and internal gearboxes in jet engines, Fluoroloy® A90 enables spring-energized seals to work with continuous temperature above 608°F. Product withstands static hot air sealing in temperatures up to 662°F while retaining mechanical properties with same or less leakage, surface indentation, and material degradation. Material exhibits low linear coefficient of thermal expansion, stability through time, and minimum loss of properties due to thermal aging. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

SEBS Block Copolymer suits food contact, medical applications.

September 23, 2016

With respective MFR values of 27 and 77 g/10 min @ 230°C, 2.16 and 5 kg, Kraton™ G1653 styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene (SEBS) block copolymer retains tensile strength (>30 MPa) and toughness while offering solution viscosity of 480 cP. Solid level can reduce coating layers for coating applications or reduce shrinkage and need for solvent for sealant applications. Supplied in free flowing dense pellet form, 73 Shore A copolymer has 30% polystyrene content and rubber phase Tg of -48.5°C. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

ChromaLuxe Achieves Three Times the Print Display Permanence Rating Compared to Silver-Halide Color Papers

September 22, 2016

Latest generation ChromaLuxe® aluminum sublimation photo panels printed with Epson UltraChrome DS and Sawgrass Photo XF inks achieve Wilhelm Imaging Research, Inc. (WIR) Display Permanence Ratings that are more than three times better than current silver-halide photo papers. LAS VEGAS - (SGIA EXPO, BOOTH #3031) - ChromaLuxe today announced a major advancement in photographic printing... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Dosing of Abrasive Thermal Pastes in Cyclic Operation

September 20, 2016

Dosing of abrasive thermal pastes in cyclic operation The ultimate stress test for stator materials Abrasive thermal pastes are found in a range of applications. In the production of LEDs and circuit boards in the electronics industry and in the area of control systems in automotive applications - to name but a few examples. Through the regulation of thermal resistance, these pastes,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

UV Curable Inks target wide format roll-to-roll printing.

September 19, 2016

Available in roll-to-roll printers, non-toxic UVgel instantly gels on contact with media, delivering precise dot placement and area control for consistent images at high speed. Products combine large color gamut of solvent inks with environmental benefits and safety profile of latex and UV inks. Ultra-thin ink dispersion with almost no discernible physical profile ensures low ink consumption rate. Read More

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

Stratasys Manufacturing Aids Package Can Help Users Speed Development of 3D Printed Manufacturing Tools

September 15, 2016

Package Contains Design Consultation and Advanced Materials to Help Users Create Jigs, Fixtures, or Other Manufacturing Tools MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, announced that it is introducing a new Manufacturing Aids Package for the Fortus 900mc Production 3D Printer, aimed at helping users get a... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Extend Shelf-Life of Organic and Natural Foods and Beverages In Bag-in-Box and IBC Formats with Advanced Solutions from Aran Group

September 15, 2016

Greer, SC – Organic and natural food and beverage products packed in bag-in-box and intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) can now achieve increased shelf life with precision engineered bags and fitments from Aran U.S.A., part of the Aran Group. (Booth #E-10419 at PACK EXPO International, November 6-9, 2016 in Chicago’s McCormick Place) As consumer preference for wellness and “clean”... Read More

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, Materials & Material Processing

Wax Modifiers optimize asphalt roofing production.

September 14, 2016

Able to optimize heat stability and reduce mixing time necessary to completely blend polymer, Ceranovus™ Polyethylene and Polypropylene Waxes are valuable additives in both SBS (styrene-butadiene-styrene) and APP (atactic polypropylene) modified bitumen roofing systems. Products decrease viscosities at process temperature and minimize bleeding of higher oil formulations through oil scavenging. Synthesized from 100% recycled materials, modifiers are available in pastilles or granules. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Aluminum and Copper Foils in Dozens of Thicknesses

September 12, 2016

Coraopolis, PA - Goodfellow is known worldwide for its huge range of metal foils – foils of more than 160 metals and metal alloys to meet specific scientific and industrial needs. Two of the most sought-after and versatile foils are aluminum and copper. Aluminum foils are available in more than 80 sizes and thicknesses, the thinnest being 0.0008mm. These foils are typically used for RD... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Versum Materials(TM) to Debut at SEMICON Taiwan; Will Showcase Leading Materials and Delivery Systems for Semiconductor Manufacturing

September 8, 2016

New Company from Air Products' Electronic Materials Business expected to Spin-Off in October LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. - After more than 30 years of supplying advanced materials and delivery systems to the global semiconductor and electronics industry, the Electronic Materials business of Air Products is expected to soon be fully operating as Versum. With the spin-off of the business from Air... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Metal-Transfer PET Film creates reflective surface.

September 8, 2016

Suitable for decorative packaging, point-of-purchase displays, and specialty printing applications, Lumirror® MR20 allows vacuum-deposited aluminum on film surface to be transferred with adhesive to paper and paperboard for superior brightness. Paper and paperboard exhibit optimized dead-fold properties, remain flat and smooth, do not delaminate or curl, and metal does not flake off. After transfer metallization process is completed, PET base film can be returned for recycling. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

Falcon Steel America Exhibits at TSDOS Conference

September 7, 2016

Company Sponsors Casino Night for Attendees on September 7 FORT WORTH, TEXAS - September 2, 2016 - Falcon Steel America will promote its steel structures and electrical substations during the Transmission and Substation Design and Operation Symposium (TSDOS) September 7 – 9, in Frisco, Texas. The Texas company will also sponsor a Casino Night for TSDOS attendees on Wednesday, September 7.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Intertape Polymer Group® Shrink Fill Now Under the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI)

September 7, 2016

MONTREAL, QUEBEC and SARASOTA, FLORIDA — Intertape Polymer Group® Inc. (“IPG®” or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of packaging products, has announced that all shrink film manufactured by IPG has been certified under the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI). GFSI is a globally recognized standard that benchmarks existing food standards against food safety criteria. GFSI also... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

IPG® Novashield® 40 Series Structure Fabric Listed on the CRRC Rated Products Directory

September 7, 2016

MONTREAL, QUEBEC and SARASOTA, FLORIDA – Intertape Polymer Group® Inc. (“IPG®” or the "Company"), a leading manufacturer of woven coated products, received a listing of IPG’s NovaShield® 400 series (FRU88X-6 white and RU88X-6 white) on the Cool Roof Rating Council (CRRC) Rated Products Directory. The CRRC requires two properties to be measured by an independent accredited lab,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Aluminum Effect Pigments enhance plastics market design options.

September 7, 2016

Creating new application designs and paint-replacement opportunities for plastics market, Extra SPARKLE SILVET® 600-10-E1 provides 3D sphere geometry that lets stylists and formulators create low-opacity metallic effects in range of polymers. Processing options include injection molding as well as film and sheet and profile extrusions. SILVET® E LT12882 AND SILVET E LT12883 grades are leafing aluminum pigments, produced in pellet form, with corn flake geometry for facilitated handling. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Beverage Label Papers attract attention to bottles on shelves.

September 2, 2016

Available in 4 finishes and multiple basis weights from 52–70 lb, CraftPoint™ pressure-sensitive and cut-and-stack beverage label papers help craft beers, spirits, and wines stand out on shelf and in cooler. CraftPoint Canvas features rustic texture with soft, tactile finish, while CraftPoint Matte has matte finish with low gloss. CraftPoint Gloss offers medium gloss finish that provides clean, wet look, while CraftPoint Reflections provides high gloss with mirror-like finish. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Belleville Wire Cloth to Show Off New Products at 2016

August 26, 2016

Belleville Wire Cloth Co., Inc. has announced that they will be taking part in "The 2016 Electric Hybrid Vehicle Technology Expo".  Belleville Wire Cloth will be showing off some of their latest products, including mesh used in fuel and oil filters, in BOOTH # 2317. The Expo is a showcase of advanced and new concepts in the hybrid/electric vehicle industry, and will be taking place September... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Blockout Fabric gathers attention in retail, expo settings.

August 26, 2016

Available for retail and exposition settings in widths to 126 in., Midnight Blockout features acrylic black back that maximizes blockout properties and durability. These properties, along with media's slight stretch, suit tradeshow industry usage with diverse frame types. Promoting color and image sharpness to attract attention, fabric meets NFPA 701 FR specifications and offers Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, UV, and Latex ink compatibility options. Read More