Raw Materials & Process Chemicals

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

FKM Seals Best for Harsh Environments

May 24, 2016

ROCHESTER, NY — Fluorocarbon elastomers (FKMs) provide significantly more effective sealing protection in extreme environments than nearly any other material, with excellent resistance to temperature, chemicals, fuels, ozone and weather.  Web Seal offers engineered gaskets, O-rings and molded shapes from a wide range of fluorocarbon materials such as DuPont’s™ Viton®, and an array of... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Color Concentrates add impact strength to polyolefin sheet.

May 24, 2016

Featuring impact-enhancing modifier, TekTuff™ Concentrates enable processors of polyolefin sheet to increase product toughness or reduce gauge without sacrificing strength. Broad range of polypropylene and high-density polyethylene sheet products could benefit from such impact-modified TekTuff color concentrates, including containers and lids, credit cards, toilet seat covers, truck bed liners, and industrial process tanks. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Heavy-Duty Milling Cutter aids large component machining.

May 23, 2016

Primarily intended for milling and boring machines, Walter BLAXX M3016 is compatible with ISO material groups P, M, and K and suited for such difficult applications as machining frames made from cast iron for large molds or housings for wind energy rotor hubs. Carbide axial stop and use of 4 grades of Tiger™·tec® Silver cutting tool material help optimize tool life and process reliability. Cutter is available with approach angle of 60° for 4.9–12.4 in. diameter range. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Light Booth helps evaluate color critical applications.

May 20, 2016

Offering effective way to judge color anywhere color quality needs to be evaluated, Judge QC Light Booth helps optimize quality control operations. Product offers variety of lighting conditions, enabling users to determine how color will look in factory, as well as outside, in fluorescent-lit store, or in home environment. Lamp service indicator shows how functional lamps are, while multiple options for lamp replacement help ensure maximum up-time. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Backup (Anti-Extrusion) Ring Compounds serve oil & gas industries.

May 20, 2016

Ultra Performance Structural Compounds allow backup rings to perform beyond conventional high-pressure/-temperature downhole conditions, while PEEK RTP 2200 and PPS RTP 1300 compounds offer mechanical properties suitable for conventional well conditions. Compounds formulated to reduce spring associated with backup rings can be machined from injection molded stock shapes, and Controlled Geometry Pellet products are available for those using compression molded shapes to produce backup rings. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

High-Barrier Transparent PET Film suits retort pouch applications.

May 18, 2016

Used to produce transparent, printable, and microwaveable packaging, Barrialox® SBR2 aluminum oxide-coated polyester film resists pinholing, flex-cracking, and scuffing/abrasion. Thermal stability and such mechanical properties as strength and dimensional stability enable product to withstand converting process conditions and retort sterilization heat/pressure. Typical value, flat sheet oxygen- and moisture-barrier transmission rates are, respectively, 0.01 cc/100 in. and 0.02 g/100 in. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

RGEES, LLC to Join Over 80 Exhibitors at CleanMed 2016

May 17, 2016

The premier national environmental conference for leaders in health care sustainability Arden, NC – RGEES, LLC has announced today it will join more than 80 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for the health care sector at CleanMed 2016, set for May 17-19 at the at the Omni Dallas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. CleanMed is the premier national environmental conference for... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Waste Handling Equipment

Visual Test Strip measures direct, undyed Propylene Glycol levels.

May 17, 2016

Designed for optimal usability, WaterWorks™ Propylene Glycol check tests for levels from 20%–60% in water to verify fluids are in good working order to prevent damage to cooling systems. Strip uses dip, read, and match procedure. After being dipped in water for 2 sec, strip can be removed and shaken to remove excess water. Resulting color can be matched to color chart on bottle label after 60 sec. Read More

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

Sartomer to Present Wide Range of Innovative UV/EB Technology at RadTech 2016

May 13, 2016

Five top UV/EB curing specialists from Sartomer Americas, a business unit of Arkema Inc., will give technical presentations at the RadTech UV+EB 2016 Technology Expo and Conference. The event takes place May 16 to 18 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare hotel in Rosemont, Illinois. Sartomer will also exhibit a variety of specialty UV and EB-curable oligomers and resins at booth 501 during the show. ... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

FRX Polymers Inc. and Shengyi Technology Co. Develop New Low Dielectric Loss Copper Clad Laminate Formulation for Printed Circuit Boards

May 13, 2016

CHELMSFORD, Mass. – FRX Polymers, Inc. (FRX), the global leader in polymeric halogen-free flame retardant solutions, and China’s Shengyi Technology Company, have jointly developed a new copper clad laminate (CCL) product with greatly improved dielectric properties compared to current commercial halogen-free systems in the market today. The new CCL, based on FRX Polymers’ Nofia FR... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Lubrizol Announces GM Dexos1(TM) : 2015 Approvals

May 12, 2016

CLEVELAND - The Lubrizol Corporation announces Lubrizol PV1205 has been approved for use in GM dexos1™: 2015 lubricant formulations.  Initial approvals have been granted for two formulations utilizing the advanced new Lubrizol PV1205 technology.  These formulations represent the first paired 5W-30 and 0W-20 GM dexos1: 2015 approvals in broadly available SK Yubase Group III base oil, and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Waterborne Polyurethane Dispersion suits wood floor coatings.

May 10, 2016

Combining optical transparency, optimized gloss, and resistance to abrasion, water, UV, and chemicals, Ecrothan® 4075 is suitable for both clear and pigmented coatings for use on wood flooring, wooden furniture, and cabinets. Waterborne, solvent-free product can be mixed with acrylic emulsions, and with MFFT of 32°F, is suited for very low VOC formulations. Dispersion can be used for both interior and exterior applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Saint-Gobain to Participate in Upcoming SVC TechCon 2016 in Indianapolis

May 9, 2016

Amherst, NY – Saint-Gobain Ceramic Materials, Boron Nitride will be exhibiting at next week's 59th Annual Technical Conference -- SVC TechCon 2016 in Indianapolis.  The event is sponsored by the Society of Vacuum Coaters, the global source for learning, applying and advancing vacuum coating, surface engineering and related technologies. Saint-Gobain Boron Nitride produces a full... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Bright Tin Acid Process suits rack and barrel electroplating.

May 6, 2016

Based on sulfuric acid electrolyte, Technibrite HT 1000 has low current density bright range, even when plating bath temperature and tin concentration parameters are higher than normal. Process can run without chiller, and will produce bright deposit at low current densities at process temperatures as high as 35°C, and with tin concentrations as high as 40 g/L. Cathode efficiencies of up to 90% are achievable. Process is NPE-free and fully RoHS-compliant. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Sandvik Presents Sanicro(TM) 56Mo, a New Slickline Grade for the Most Extreme Oil and Gas Environments

May 4, 2016

HOUSTON - Sandvik, a developer and producer of advanced stainless steels, special alloys, titanium and other high-performance materials, is launching its new slickline grade Sanicro™ 56Mo, a nickel-chromium-molybdenum alloy suitable for service in the most corrosive oil and gas environments. Sanicro™ 56Mo was developed as an alternative to more costly competitor grades, and it comes with... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Dymax Oligomers and Coatings to Showcase at RadTech Chicago 2016 Conference Nebioglu and Aerykssen to Present Their Research at the Show

May 4, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Oligomers and Coatings will showcase a line of specialty oligomers for energy-curing applications during the RadTech Chicago Exhibition at booth 411 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare Hotel. Among the products being exhibited are its line of oligomers for 3D printing inks and LED Nail Gel Coatings, mono, di-, tri-, and multi-functional polyether urethane acrylates... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Air Products to Showcase High Performing Coupling Agents for Cleaning Formulations as Versum Materials(TM) at 2016 American Oil Chemists Society Annual Meeting

May 3, 2016

Materials that 'Couple and Clean' to be Presented Under New Brand for Air Products' Materials Technologies Business LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. - Air Products (NYSE: APD) will highlight its innovative coupling agents portfolio as Versum Materials™, the new brand name for Air Products' Materials Technologies business, during the American Oil Chemists Society (AOCS) Annual Meeting,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

JinkoSolar 1500-Volt Eagle Modules Available for Delivery in North America Following UL 1703 Certification

May 2, 2016

SHANGHAI and WILMINGTON, Del. - JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar"), a global leader in the photovoltaic (PV) industry, today announced that its 1500-volt Eagle PV modules, manufactured with its strategic partner DuPont's™ Tedlar® polyvinyl fluoride (PVF) film-based backsheets, have received UL1703 certification by Underwriters Laboratories (UL). Following certification, the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Drilling Compound has copper appearance and texture.

April 28, 2016

Applicable over wide temperature range and diverse working conditions, HONEY KOTE™ maximizes protection against seizing, galling, and load-bearing stress on drill collars and drill pipes used in oil and gas industry. Product, pressure tested up to 25,000 psi, meets/exceeds all ISO and API standards and will not run off or bleed at high temperatures or harden in storage. Formula's protection against corrosion and water wash-out increases efficiency. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Air Products to Feature Nitrogen and Oxygen Supply Systems for Laser Assist Gas at LME 2016

April 26, 2016

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., - Air Products (NYSE: APD) understands that a reliable assist gas supply is critical to keep a laser cutting operation running without interruption. For this reason, the company offers a full spectrum of nitrogen and oxygen assist gas systems, which the company will feature at the Lasers for Manufacturing Event (LME) 2016 in Atlanta from April 26-27. Laser operators are... Read More