Materials & Material Processing, Services, Software

SCHOTT Launches Glass Innovation Platform

May 6, 2016

New multimedia platform highlights innovations made possible with glass ELMSFORD, N.Y. – SCHOTT, the international technology group, has launched an online platform that showcases the innovative potential of glass. This central hub for innovation stories lets consumers, engineers, designers, and journalists discover how glass can transform and improve products throughout the economy... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Gas-Insulated Switchgear utilizes eco-efficient gas.

May 6, 2016

Offering alternative to widely used greenhouse gas sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), AirPlus™ uses fluoroketone based gas mixture as insulation medium for medium- and high-voltage switchgear applications. Global warming potential of chemical compound is almost 10% lower than that of SF6, without any compromise on equipment quality and reliability. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Bleached Paperboard targets commercial printers.

April 27, 2016

Featuring high-bulk, low-density construction, Kallima Coated Cover C2S 16 pt offers solution for business cards, post cards, POP displays, advertising collateral, and pocket folders. FSC®-certified, 2-side substrate is available in rolls and sheets, and is compatible with post press production effects such as die cutting, UV and aqueous coating, folding, scoring, embossing/debossing, and foil stamping. In addition, product is available with 10% recycled content upon request. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Henkel Solder and Thermal Innovations Earn Industry Recognition

April 26, 2016

Henkel Adhesive Technologies’ Electronics business was the big winner at the NPI Awards presented at last month’s APEX event in Las Vegas.  Scoring victories in the Solder Materials and Underfill/Thermal Interface Materials categories for its Loctite® GC 3W and Gap Pad® EMI 1.0 materials, respectively, Henkel continues its streak of award wins for innovative product development.  Hosted... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hosokawa Alpine Implements New Zone Temp Control, HMI to Boost Production on Blown Film Lines

April 25, 2016

Machine builder utilizes Siemens hardware, software and communications platform on lines up to 11 layers of co-extrusion; achieving <1ºF of temp variation Hosokawa Alpine American (Natick, Massachusetts) is a leading supplier of blown film extrusion systems to the North American plastics industry; with standard lines ranging from single-layer to 9-layer co-extrusion. The company recently... Read More

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

Thin Film, Miniaturized Components for Next-Gen Smart Devices Introduced by Goodfellow

April 8, 2016

Coraopolis, PA - Goodfellow and the German technology company Acquandas GmbH have formed a new partnership to offer micro-patterned, 2D and 2.5D integrated multi-function miniaturized components and coatings with superior performance properties. Smart medical devices and intelligent industrial instrumentation can now be cost-effectively developed and batch-manufactured with significantly higher... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

International Magnaproducts Sells "Magic" Paper

April 7, 2016

"Magic" Green Magnetic Viewer Paper, that is. Many years ago, a company located in Vandalia, Ohio worked with National Cash Register and invented this integral tool for the magnetics industry. Suddenly, flux lines and the "Neutral Zone" were visible to the eye, and multi-pole magnets were defined by an easy to use visual aid that anyone could utilize and work with. You no longer needed a degree... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Textile Industry Products

Jacket Length Smocks feature anti-static design.

April 1, 2016

Featuring set-in style sleeves, V-neck, and stainless steel snaps, SCS Smocks create Faraday Cage around torso and arms to protect ESD susceptible items from electrostatic fields generated by charges on clothing. Lightweight dissipative material is made from texturized polyester and minimum of 9% carbon nylon monofilament. Smocks meet requirement for Groundable Static Control Garment System per ANSI/ESD S20.20 required limit of <3.5 x 107 &Omega; Rtg tested per ANSI/ESD STM2.1 and ESD TR53. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Insulating Broadband EM Window protects satellite systems.

March 23, 2016

Flexible and conformable film, Sunshade, acts as thermally insulating, broadband electromagnetic window that protects satellites from solar radiation. Available in large format for coverage of up to 2.5 x 10 ft areas, thin film solution controls temperatures passively, can transmit high-speed data (RF transparent), and allows static charge to bleed off. Construction features with non-metallic coatings tailorable for front/back surfaces to provide stress balance and emissivity control. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Freudenberg-NOK to Offer First Low-Temperature FKM Available for Food and Beverage Industry

March 22, 2016

Visitors are welcome to visit Freudenberg-NOK in booth #303 at the IBDEA conference on March 17-21 in Phoenix, Ariz. PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies will showcase a trio of globally-certified sealing materials, including a new low temperature FKM that is being readied for use in the European food and beverage industry, at the 2016 International Beverage Dispensing... Read More

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

ClubStak high-strength Cartons Offer Snack Foods Performance-oriented Alternative to Corrugated for Warehouse Club, Mass Market Retail Packaging

March 21, 2016

Bala Cynwyd, Pa.  - With an ever-expanding definition of what constitutes a snack food item, it is becoming increasingly important for brand owners to rethink their packaging approach. In fact, a recent Associated Press article made the bold statement that “there are no meals anymore, only snacks.” To help snack food brands differentiate themselves and improve the customer experience,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

SmCo Magnetic Material lends to design size/weight reductions.

March 11, 2016

Offering optimized coercivity and maximum flux density, RECOMA® 35E delivers performance that can enable greater power density in motors and generators in all applications. This can lend to reductions in size and weight while promoting efficiency. Also, this samarium cobalt (SmCo) magnet material allows manufacturers to reduce supply chain risk by designing out reliance on rare dysprosium (Dy) materials. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Fire-Resistant Hoverboard Bag stops thermal runaway flames.

March 3, 2016

Used during charging/storage of any hoverboard or scooter device powered by Li-ion battery, HoverCover&trade; prevents (when completely sealed and secured) spreading of fire by containing resulting flames and explosions after power source overheats and spontaneously combusts &ndash; known as thermal runaway. Construction is of Z-Block&trade; fire-resistant fabric, which passes U.S. and international testing standards: ASTM D6413, ASTM E-84, ASTM F955, FAR 25 Appendix F Part III and IV, and BSS 7239. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Double Rail Extrusions create rugged subracks.

March 2, 2016

Tested in railway applications for resistance to shock/vibration and ability to handle extreme loads, double rail extrusions with dual mounting provide modular framework for electronics enclosures. Mounting holes for second screw promote stability and strength for modular enclosure. Offered in front and rear versions and with various interfaces, extruded aluminum rails also include sets of 1HP pitch patterns of 2.5M tapped holes for snapping in card guides and mounting backplanes. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Dymax SpeedMask® Masking Resins to be Showcased at MRO Americas

March 1, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation will showcase SpeedMask® line of masking resins in Booth #4211 at MRO Americas, scheduled to take place April 5-7, 2016 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas.  SpeedMask products replace tapes, waxes, lacquers and fixtures while offering reliable protection against most metal-finishing process environments. SpeedMask... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Knit Polyester Backlit Fabric yields vibrant illuminated graphics.

February 25, 2016

Available in widths to 122 in., Supernova is engineered to produce illuminated graphics for display in retail and expo markets. This REACH-compliant, knitted, polyester backlit fabric yields color consistency, image sharpness, and color vibrancy while also meeting NFPA 701 FR specifications. Attributes support various ink compatibility options, including dye sub direct, dye sub transfer, UV, and latex.<br /> Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermal Interface Thin Film improves heatsink cooling performance.

February 23, 2016

Available to electronic packaging engineers, Sarcon® YR-c delivers thermal conductivity of 4.0 W/m°K with thermal resistance of .08°Cin.²/W. V-0 rated thin film thermal interface product, when placed between heat source and nearby heatsink, eliminates near-microscopic air gaps between components. Suited for applications with -40 to +150°C operational range, product comes in 0.2, 0.3, and 0.45 mm thicknesses. Rolls are available up to 150 mm wide, or film can be die-cut to specifications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Sapphire and Ruby Balls create short focal length lenses.

February 18, 2016

Featuring 9 Moh hardness, Meller Sapphire and Ruby Balls come in 42 in. and metric sizes from 0.1&ndash;0.5 mm diameter with 0.000025 in. sphericity and ±0.0001 in. basic diameter tolerance. Units can be precision ground into plano-convex lenses with surface finishes to 80&ndash;20 scratch dig. Unaffected by fast moving dirt and impervious to most chemicals, solvents, and detergents, balls crafted into lenses for micro air vehicle applications are available A/R coated and provide 85&ndash;98% typical transmission. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Economical Hermetic Sealing of Rayotek Sight Windows' Threaded Sight Glasses

February 12, 2016

The function of NPT and SAE threaded sight glasses is to provide visual accessibility for observation of closed and sealed systems, where a robust, long-lasting hermetic seal is critical to performance.  Rayotek Sight Windows' proprietary technologies for sealing optical materials to metal economically make high pressure and ultra-high pressure windows both reliable and affordable. ... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Innovate for the Future

February 9, 2016

Powder Systems Limited (PSL) at Interphex New York PSL have been exhibiting at the New York trade show for more than 10 years, and this year the business will have two new innovative products to launch at the Javits Conventions Center, from 26-28 April 2016 on booth 2232. PSL has chosen Interphex, a premier pharmaceutical, biotechnology and manufacturing event dedicated to Innovation,... Read More