Raw Materials & Process Chemicals

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Transportation Industry Products

General Dynamics NASCO to Build Container Ships for Matson

August 30, 2016

SAN DIEGO - General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today it has signed a contract with Matson Navigation Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX), for the design and construction of two Kanaloa Class liquefied natural gas (LNG)-capable containerships with roll-on, roll-off capability. The 870-foot-long, 3,500... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing

Ultra Heat-Resistant Fluon® ETFE for Wire and Cable Insulation Withstands Temperatures Up to 200 °C

August 24, 2016

EXTON, Pa. – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. will feature Fluon® ETFE C88AXMP-HT at the 2016 IWCS show, booth #400. This ultra heat-resistant ETFE grade maintains performance characteristics at temperatures up to 200 °C and is an ideal material for industrial and automotive wire and cable insulation, as well as seat heating cables. At the show, Masahide Yodogawa, Sr. RD Manager of AGC’s... Read More

HVAC, Materials & Material Processing

Honeywell Receives Awards for Pioneering Environmentally Preferable Technologies

August 24, 2016

Honeywell Solstice® yf mobile air conditioning refrigerant and Honeywell Green Jet Fuel™ provide alternatives for global transportation MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that two of its research teams were recognized with Heroes of Chemistry Awards for the development of environmentally preferable technologies. The awards from the American Chemical Society, the... Read More

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

BOC Sciences Reorganized its Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors

August 24, 2016

BOC Sciences has devoted a lot of effort in reorganizing its inhibitor products and make them an individual branch of the inhibitors they provide. Then 19th, August, the company officially announced that they began to provide immune checkpoint inhibitors from then on. With the potential of immune therapies getting more discovered, they are more widely tried for various diseases. From immune... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Medical-Grade Material minimizes wear, friction, abrasion.

August 23, 2016

By providing permanent, low-CoF surface properties, lubricious Quniton® material minimizes friction, wear, and abrasion in medical valves, plungers, caps, and seals. No micro-cracking or flaking occurs when subjected to stretching during installation. Use does not adversely impact any materials' bulk properties, and there is no impact on extractables or leachables. Offering thermal stability up to 500°F, material has biocompatibility USP Class VI and ISO 10993-5 certification. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hydrotreating Catalysts support important refining processes.

August 23, 2016

Used to remove impurities and contaminants from petroleum and other refining feedstocks, Hydrotreating Catalysts produce cleaner-burning gasoline and diesel that meets global emissions regulations, including Euro-V, China-V, and in India, BS-VI – all of which specify sulfur content of less than 10 ppm in transportation fuels. Typical applications include hydrocracking and fluid catalytic cracking pre-treat, diesel and kerosene hydrotreating, and coker naphtha hydrotreating. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Cyclic Olefin Copolymers (COC) Achieve Material Designation in New U.S. Pharmacopeia Standard for Pharma Packaging

August 22, 2016

TOPAS Advanced Polymers is First Resin Maker to Meet Newly Revised USP 661.1 Standard for Plastic Materials of Construction FLORENCE, Ky., August 17, 2016 - In the latest revision of the U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP) standard for pharmaceutical packaging, cyclic olefins have been designated as a material category alongside other plastics such as polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP), polyethylene... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

SUNBURST NO-BAC eliminates Canine Parvovirus, and other bacteria, fungi and mildew.

August 18, 2016

Ideal as a disinfectant for animal shelters and laboratories, Sunburst NO-BAC can neutralize viruses that cause diarrhea in dogs, infectious infertility in pigs and organ damage in mice. 1 ounce per 3.5 gallons of water can be used to sanitize food contact surfaces. NO-BAC is also a hospital-strength germicidal that cleans and deodorizes in one step. Used as a detergent along with other wetting agents, product can lift, emulsify and suspend soils. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

T.H.E.M. Supports Launch of Innovative Beer Concentrate in Snapsil® Single-serve Portion Pack

August 12, 2016

Marlton, NJ - Technical Help in Engineering and Marketing (T.H.E.M.), a leading provider of flexible packaging solutions, is providing contract packaging services for the introduction of a line of innovative craft beer concentrates from the Foxboro Brewing Company, Inc. (foxborobrewing.com). T.H.E.M.’s NJ-based facility provides contract manufacturing... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Dymax BlueWave® MX-150(TM) features a LED touchscreen interface and a high-intensity LED emitter.

August 12, 2016

Designed to offer curing flexibility, and consistency, BlueWave® MX-150™ can be used as a bench-top unit or integrated into automated systems such as robotic arms. Available in 365, 385, or 405 nm wavelengths, the intensity of the LED emitter is not affected by long or bent lightguides, as compared to traditional spot-curing systems. Featuring activation options such as a foot pedal, a LCD touch screen, or PLC interface, the embedded LED chip in the emitter facilitate consistent curing. Read More

Explosives, Armaments & Weaponry, Materials & Material Processing

DFNDR Armor Selects Honeywell Spectra® Material for New Military and Law Enforcement Body Armor

August 1, 2016

Honeywell's Spectra® fiber to be used exclusively for RD of next-generation body armor technology DFNDR Armor to use Spectra Shield to manufacture one of today's lightest, most high-protection lines of body armor plates MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., July 27, 2016 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that DFNDR Armor, a leading engineer of U.S.-made advanced body armor systems, is using... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

NCFI Adopts Honeywell's Low-Global-Warming Material for Integral Skin Polyurethane Foam Systems

July 29, 2016

New systems from NCFI use Honeywell's Solstice® Liquid Blowing Agent ahead of new regulations MORRIS PLAINS, N.J. - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that NCFI Polyurethanes, a leader in sustainable polyurethane products, has begun using Honeywell's new low-global-warming material in foam used in applications ranging from office furniture to molded seat pads to shoe soles. ... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Stain-Resistant Oligomer brings strength, flexibility to printing.

July 29, 2016

Suited for 2D and 3D inkjet printing and graphic art applications, Bomar® BR-970H offers cure speed and non-yellowing nature that lend to optical clarity and color stability. Shrinkage (0.7%) during cure accommodates 3D-printing requirements, while water absorption of 0.15 suits applications exposed to high-humidity environments or washed with water-based solutions. This low-viscosity, difunctional, aliphatic urethane acrylate does not require blending to achieve toughness and flexibility. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Icynene Innovates with Opteon(TM) 1100 Foam Blowing Agent from Chemours

July 27, 2016

Icynene Will Use Opteon™ 1100 to Develop New Polyurethane Spray Foam Products Delivering Superior Insulation and Lower Global Warming Impact WILMINGTON, Del. - The Chemours Company (Chemours) (NYSE: CC), a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts and chemical solutions, announced today that leading spray foam manufacturer, Icynene, is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

TOPAS Advanced Polymers to Highlight Expanding End-Use Applications for Cyclic Olefin Copolymers (COC) at K 2016

July 27, 2016

FLORENCE, Ky. – TOPAS Advanced Polymers will focus on the expanded adoption of cyclic olefin copolymers (COC) in a broad range of end-use applications at the K 2016 exhibition, which runs Oct. 19-26, in Düsseldorf, Germany. In Hall 7A/B02, TOPAS will discuss its highly successful application development work in key markets such as healthcare, packaging, optics, and electronics. The unique... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Liquid Blowing Agents provide controlled foaming action.

July 25, 2016

With 0.5%–1.5% letdown ratios, +Foam™ Blowing Agents improves dispersion and controlled foaming action for diverse resins: polyolefins, polystyrene, ABS, PPO, and other polymers. Chemical blowing agent (CBA) formulations available in +Foam™ series of liquid additives include standard exothermic azodicarbonamide CBA, endothermic CBA, and combination thereof. These can be metered into process with precision and disperse uniformly in melt to achieve target level of density reduction. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Deliquescent Desiccant enhances natural gas processing.

July 19, 2016

Developed for applications that involve processing of natural gas at low pressures, low flow rates, and/or low temperatures, 4UF/Gas Dry™ Ultimate is used to dry natural gas to low water content. Product, by providing moisture equilibrium down to 4% RH and working temperatures from below freezing to +80°F, meets low dew point requirements when other desiccants or glycols are ineffective. Dessicant can provide <7 lb moisture/MMSCF gas at temperatures below 32°F while operating at 15 psig. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Nylon Additive provides scratch resistance.

July 14, 2016

Suitable for injection molders and sheet extruders seeking more resilient surfaces to extend life of products, SOLID-TT™ Additive optimizes resistance to marring from polishing or impact of abrasive particles. Unlike solvent-based hard coats, addition of SOLID-TT occurs throughout polymer matrix, which means it does not suffer from localized rub-off. Added at 1%, product provides Pencil Hardness to H in Nylon-6, up from HB without additive, and to HB in Nylon-12, up from 3B without additive. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Flat Sheet are available in cut-to-size.

July 12, 2016

Cut-To-Size Flat Sheet is offered alongside inventory of PVC and Polycarbonate Roofing and Siding Panels. UNITREX Polycarbonate Panels consist of heavy duty, corrugated building material for new or replacement siding and roofing applications. Exhibiting optimized cracking and peeling protection, panels protect equipment from harsh weather conditions, pollution, harmful UV rays, and high-impact forces. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products

Passive Diesel Emission Control Product minimizes NO2.

July 8, 2016

Utilizing custom catalytic formulations, MinNoDOC provides oxidation of Carbon Monoxide and Hydrocarbons as well as removal of Nitrogen Dioxide. Internal components are made from metal or silicon carbide materials and exterior is heavy gauge stainless steel. Product helps clean up air in deep mines and headers where ventilation may be less than desired to protect workers' health. Read More