Materials

Materials & Material Processing

FLEXcon and Topflight Corporation Help Celebrity Makeup Line Shimmer

Sep 13, 2017

Glitter films enable makeup line to stand out amongst the competition

Spencer, Mass.– September 12, 2017 - FLEXcon Company, Inc., an innovator in adhesive coating and laminating, today announced a collaboration with Topflight Corporation to manufacture a specialty film label for a celebrity makeup line. The companies worked together to develop a specialty film decal to add glamour to... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Display Glass Solutions can be used for touch panels.

Aug 19, 2017

Display Glass Solutions are suitable for cover glass on displays, 2D-3D scanners and image sensors. Unit is offered in non-glare and anti-reflective variants. Non-glare sheet sizes are available up to 78 in. x 46 in. and thickness of 1.1, 1.9 and 3.0mm for non-glare soda lime. Non-glare sheet comes in gloss levels of 60, 90 and 120. AR coated sheet sizes are offered up to 126 in. x 88 in. and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Latex Coated Textiles feature proprietary coating for HP latex inks.

Aug 17, 2017

Latex Coated Textiles can be used for SEG frame systems, high-end retail, tradeshow exhibits, POP, backdrops, banner stands, roll-up displays and interior decors. Units provide color consistency, image sharpness and wide color range. These textiles are constructed with superior print receptive treatment for improving the beauty of printing with latex ink technology.

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Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Saint-Gobain Seals’ Meldin® 7001 Polyimide Material Qualified as Electric Harness Component in Major Jet Engine Program

Aug 15, 2017

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. – Saint-Gobain Seals’ Meldin® 7001 virgin polyimide product has been recently qualified as a precise fixing element on electric (wire) harnesses for a well-known jet engine program because it reduces global cost of installation by making it easier and faster and provides customers lifetime confidence.  Developed and produced at their Bristol, Rhode Island, site since... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Sapphire and Ruby Balls feature coefficient-of-friction of 0.2.

Aug 09, 2017

Sapphire and Ruby Balls are available in 42 in. and metric sizes from 0.1 mm to 0.5 in. diameter. Having a melting point of 2,000°C and refraction index of 1.76 µ at 20°C, units feature Mohs 9 hardness. These units are impervious to most chemicals, solvents, and detergents. Balls feature surface finishing from 0.008 to 0.010 µ Ra and are used as ball check valves, stylus tips, fiberoptic... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

SCHOTT AS 87 Eco Aluminosilicate Glass provides scratch resistance.

Aug 02, 2017

SCHOTT AS 87 Eco Aluminosilicate Glass is used as cover or enhancement glass on low profile displays. Unit is suitable for UV cured constructs, NIR and SWIR sensors and scanners applications. Product is offered in sheet sizes of 500 x 400 mm and thicknesses of 0.100, 0.145, 0.210, 0.250 and 0.300mm. SCHOTT AS 87 provides transmission range of UVB to IR and optical coating services.

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Materials & Material Processing

Alkali Free Boro-Aluminosilicate Glass is suitable for bio-photo detection.

Aug 02, 2017

AGC EN-A1 Alkali Free Boro-Aluminosilicate Glass offers transmittance from 400 to 2300nm. Unit comes with coefficient of thermal expansion of 38 x 10^7. Product is available in sheet sizes of up to 25 in. x 20 in. and standard thicknesses of 0.3, 0.5 and 0.7mm. AGC EN-A1 is suitable for applications such as high throughput sensors, cover glass for micro arrays, image sensor windows, biosensors... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Early Fujiinon MK Adopter, Stature Films, Takes Delivery of First MK50-135mm in North America

Jul 25, 2017

Combined Focal Range and Performance of Earlier Model MK Zooms Prompt Split Decision from Independent Production House

Wayne, N.J., July 24, 2017 – The Optical Devices Division of FUJIFILM has announced the first North American customer of its recently released FUJINON MK50-135mm T2.9 zoom. Toronto-based Stature Films, best known for its commercial and documentary production, was an... Read More

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

Rock Rebar® Reinforces Concrete

Jul 25, 2017

Basalt’s Rock Rebar® has been approved for use in the Halls River Bridge. Concrete reinforcements from Basalt are available in three forms: FRP’s (Fiber Reinforced Polymers), GFRP (Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymers), and BFRP (Basalt Fiber Reinforced Polymers). 

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Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Wego Offers and Innovative Polydimethylsiloxane

Jul 11, 2017

Wego Chemical Group is a leading global supplier and distributor of Silicones such as Polydimethylsiloxane in varying viscosity degrees. It is found under CAS # 63148-62-9 and EINECS # 203-492-7 and referred to as E900, its code for European food additives. These Silicone Fluids have the molecular formula of (C2H6OSi)n. It can also be referred to as PMDS, Dimethyl Fluid, Methylpolysiloxane,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Natron SE Silicone Ink is CPSIA certified.

Jul 10, 2017

Available in 21 standard colors, Natron SE Silicone Ink is used for pad printing or screen printing onto any silicone rubber product at 2 minutes at 225°F. Eliminating guesswork in pad or screen printing production process, unit is suitable for silicone drink-ware, wristbands, silicone bracelets and silicone swim-caps applications. Offering quicker curing time and temperature, product is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Michelman Fiber Sizing Used in Manufacturing of World's First Composite Overwrapped Pressure Vessel (COPV) made with Recycled Carbon Fiber

Jun 29, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (June 27, 2017) - For the first time anywhere in the world, continuous recycled carbon fiber tow was used to manufacture a composite overwrapped pressure vessel (COPV). Steelhead Composites, Vartega and Michelman, all members of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), collaborated on the project. The achievement marks the first time that waste... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Compound V1289-75 FluoroElastomer offers methanol swell resistance.

Jun 23, 2017

Designed to have low temperature properties, Compound V1289-75 FluoroElastomer offers fuel resistance and mechanical properties. Providing sealing force down to -40° C, unit comes with lesser volume swell in fuels. Product is suitable for aerospace, oil and gas, automotive biodiesel and environment applications.

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Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

Sappi North America Announces Somerset 9pt Gloss

Jun 23, 2017

New product offering continues company's commitment to quality with added cost savings

BOSTON, June 21, 2017 - Sappi North America, a leading producer and supplier of diversified paper and packaging products, has announced the addition of Somerset 9 point (9pt) Gloss to its Somerset product line. The new line, made at its Somerset mill, will offer an eight percent yield advantage... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Milacron’s CIMCOOL® Fluid Technology Introduces a Line of MILPRO® Process Oils

Jun 20, 2017

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing and metalworking industries, announces that its CIMCOOL® brand, a leader in industrial fluid technologies, releases a new series of MILPRO® Process oils, formulated for slide-way, hydraulic, and gear oil applications.

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Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

AIRplus® Wrap Film comes in diamond-shaped structure.

Jun 14, 2017

Available in 16 in. wide x 1,950 ft long and 28 in. wide x 1,100 ft long, AIRplus® Wrap Film is used for wrapping fragile and delicate products of various sizes. Perforated every 7 in., unit can be produced on Storopack machine systems such as AIRplus® Mini and GTI. Product allows user to create air cushions according to the need.

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Materials & Material Processing

Chemline Offers High-Performing, Environmentally-Friendly Cold Cast Elastomers

Jun 13, 2017

St. Louis, MO – Chemline, Inc. manufactures cold cast urethane elastomers and foams formulated for a variety of applications, from soft gels and foams to very hard plastics. These systems can be applied at room temperature and do not require post-curation, making them fast and simple to produce. Chemline’s cold cast systems can be processed by hand or machine (low and high pressure), and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Products & Equipment

Propafilm™ REF BOPP Film offers seal strength of 200g/25mm at 30°C temperature.

Jun 05, 2017

Enhancing hot tack performance compared to standard films, Propafilm™ REF Biaxially Oriented Polypropylene Film is suited to horizontal-form-fill wrapping applications. Propafilm™ REF on Modulo machine can deliver a speed of 80m/min and 200 mbar/20 sec micro-hole acceptance level.

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Materials & Material Processing

Foster Introduces Antimicrobial Master Batches for Medical Device Polymers

Jun 03, 2017

PUTNAM, CT, USA - (June 1, 2017) - Foster Corporation, a leader in polymer solutions for healthcare markets, introduces Combat™ antimicrobial master batches for blending with medical device polymers. Components made with these antimicrobial polymer blends kill harmful bacteria that leads to infections, including methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and carbapenem-resistant... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

CD-PFAS Adsorbent Materials are produced using cyclodextrin polymer technology.

Jun 02, 2017

Used for removing perfluorooctanoic acid and perfluorooctanesulfonate from water, CD-PFAS Adsorbent Materials has binding affinity of ten times more than activated carbon. Suitable for water treatment and filtration products for domestic, industrial, hospital and municipal applications, product is capable of capturing and removing per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances.

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