Materials & Material Processing

Cast Elastomer Systems meets cure, performance needs sans mercury.

October 18, 2016

Mercury-free cold cast elastomer systems for molds, rollers, liners, and cast urethane parts can cure in warm, humid conditions, which meets needs of manufacturers of large molded parts necessitating long open times. Available in custom formulations for any application, these 100% solids, zero VOC systems offer hardness from Shore A 40 to Shore D 80 and can be hand mixed or machine applied. MDI, TDI, and HDI isocyanates as well as PTMEG, polyester, and polyether resins are available. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Berlin Packaging to Acquire Italy's Bruni Glass - Significant Expansion of European Presence

October 17, 2016

Transaction Builds Global Scale for Both Companies, Pushes Berlin's 2016 Global Sales Past $1.2 Billion; Multinational Bruni Team Premium Glass Expertise Remain Intact CHICAGO - Berlin Packaging today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Italy-based Bruni Glass in a transaction that will significantly expand Berlin's premium glass portfolio, extend its... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Interface Panel Glass achieves uncluttered visual.

October 11, 2016

When backlit, Dynamic Deadfront Interface Panel Glass illuminates and draws attention to icons and alpha-numeric indicators as required. When non-backlit, icons remain hidden and panel retains monochromatic look. Fabricated from float, low expansion Borofloat® 33, or High Ion-Exchange aliminosilicate flat glass, panels range from 0.3 x 0.3 to 18 x 24 in. with thicknesses from 0.03–1 in. Glass can be chemically strengthened, heat tempered, or provided with anti-glare, sunlight readable coating. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Flame-Resistant Outerwear targets oil and gas workers.

October 6, 2016

Featuring GORE-TEX® PYRAD® Fabric for use in foul weather, GORE® FR Apparel meets demanding needs of oil and gas workers. Jacket, bib, and detachable hood combination provides protection from incidental flame exposure and weather protection across wide range of environmental conditions, while offering moisture management to optimize comfort and safety. Lightweight 2-layer ePTFE membrane construction also helps protect workers from exposure to hot liquids, steam, and common oilfield contaminants. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Waxes optimize processing of recycled polymers.

September 30, 2016

With Ceranovus™ Waxes, plastics reprocessors can maximize melt flow and throughput, lower energy consumption via reduced extruder amperage draw, and decrease backpressure and equipment wear. Because waxes are made from plastic raw materials, they can blend with type of plastic being recycled. Products are made from up to 100% recycled feedstock and do not negatively affect recycle content of polymer. Supplied in pastilles or granule form, Ceranovus Waxes come in 45 lb bags and supersacks. 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

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, 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

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

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, 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 optimized tear strength, cold temperature flexibility, high-temperature stability, and weather resistance. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Sapphire Optics Feature Precise Focal Lengths

July 22, 2016

Custom fabricated sapphire optics for use in aerospace and other critical applications requiring resistance to fast-moving dirt, temperature extremes, and high pressure are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, RI. Meller Sapphire Optics are custom fabricated and feature a curve radius tolerance of 0.5” to 2.5” with focal length accuracy of ±0.0005”, depending upon radius,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Molded O-Rings and Rubber Balls provide optimum sealing.

July 18, 2016

Available in 12 materials with ODs from 0.070–0.139 in., Quad® O-Rings are used as static, reciprocal, and oscillating seals in low speed and low pressure applications. Quad-Ring® Lobed Seals, offered in same sizes, provide 2X sealing surface to withstand distortion and extrusion while providing longer life. Quad®-Brand Ground Rubber Balls, available in 14 diameters from 3/32–1 in., are molded of 70 Shore A nitrile compound and designed for pneumatic, hydraulic, and water applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Textile Industry Products

Cut-Resistant Sleeves feature high-visibility design.

July 5, 2016

Made of 13 gauge HPPE fiber with ability to dissipate heat during prolonged use, Defensor™ High-Visibility Sleeves help users stay visible and cool. Sleeves are 18 in. long and come with thumbhole at end to prevent them from riding up and exposing forearm. Sleeves also have gusset to provide additional room and comfort in bicep area. Featuring CE Cut Level 5, Abrasion Level 3, and Tear Level 4, sleeves are washable without affecting high-visibility color or cut resistance. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermal Interface Material suits high power density systems.

July 5, 2016

Consisting of soft and compliant gap filling material, GAP PAD HC 5.0 has thermal conductivity of 5.0 W/m-K and is designed to manage heat generated by high power density components. Product allows for optimized interfacing and wet out, even to rough surfaces and topographies. Available in thickness from 0.508–3.175 mm, GAP PAD HC 5.0 is manufactured with natural tack on both sides, contains no thermally impeding adhesive layers, and is reinforced with fiberglass for shear and tear prevention. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Custom Endboards Solve Shipping Issues

June 20, 2016

(Greenville, Wis.) - Precision-cut, custom Endboards from Badger Plug are combined with rugged Sleeve Plugs to secure, suspend and protect rolls during shipping and storage - even heavy rolls.. Endboards can be configured to suspend one or multiple rolls. Special holes and notches can be added to accept strapping and interlocking wood supports. Corners can be rounded or square. Sleeve Plug... 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

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

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