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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

PolyOne at K 2013: Teaming up with Customers and Showcasing Innovative Solutions

DÃ-œSSELDORF, Germany — PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, will highlight collaborative efforts with customers and recent innovations in Hall 8a/Stand J13 from October 16 – 23 at K 2013, the plastics industry's largest trade show. PolyOne experts from around the globe will engage and collaborate with...

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Chemicals & Gases

Heat Stabilizer optimizes high-consistency silicone rubber.

Offering non-rare earth alternative to traditional heat stabilizers, Silcosperse™ 500 Dispersion maximizes heat stability of high consistency silicone rubber formulations to withstand temperatures up to 500°F. Product is supplied as millable dispersion gum to eliminate problems associated with messy, hard-to-handle alternatives. Available in quantities as low as 10 lb, Silcosperse™ 500...

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Adhesives & Sealants

New Solutions from PolyOne "Make Innovation Possible" at Chinaplas 2011

CLEVELAND - PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, will feature new innovations during Chinaplas 2011. Held annually, Chinaplas is Asia's largest plastics industry trade show. High-performance solutions from PolyOne that help customers innovate, win new business and improve operating efficiencies will be featured. o...

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Soft, Lightweight GLS VERSAFLEX® TPE Helps the Lobie(TM) Accessory Ease Discomfort of Earbuds

Clear, Colorable VERSAFLEX® CL30 TPE Delivers Ideal Level of Pliability for Adjustable Fit and Maximum Comfort MCHENRY, ILL - Jan. 4, 2008 - GLS Corp., a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), today announced that the new Lobie(TM) earbud accessory from Acousticlobe features its soft, lightweight...

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Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

High-Performance TPV from GLS Corp. Delivers Multiple Benefits to Biowave's Pain Therapy Medical Devices

Soft Touch Enhances Comfort and Usability for Physicians and Surgeons MCHENRY, Ill. - Nov. 28, 2007 - GLS Corp., a global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), announced that Biowave Corp. has selected a high-performance GLS TPE for its Deepwave® percutaneous and Homewave® non-invasive neuromodulation...

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Materials

GLS DYNAFLEX G2700 TPE Series Wins FDA Clearance for Direct Food Contact Applications

Approval Includes Fatty and Non-Fatty Food Contact McHENRY, Ill. (July 27, 2007) - GLS Corporation, a global leader in the development, manufacture, and supply of high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs), today announced that its entire line of DYNAFLEX® G2700 TPEs have been given clearance by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in direct food...

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Materials

Oxygen Barrier TPE is designed for medical applications.

With performance equivalent to thermoset butyl rubber, oxygen barrier thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) ensure protection against oxygen permeation in healthcare packaging and delivery systems. Material properties, made to be custom-formulated, promote design freedom and potential for part consolidation. Able to be processed using injection molding as well as extrusion and blow molding, materials...

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Thermoplastic Elastomer suits long/thin or detailed parts.
Materials

Thermoplastic Elastomer suits long/thin or detailed parts.

Formulated to focus on molding and product end-use areas such as surface aesthetics, colorability, and flow, VERSAFLEX® 9500 Series comes in natural or black pellets with 45, 55, or 70 Shore A hardness rating. Easy flowing thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) does not require drying and provides smooth, matte finish with minimal surface flaws. Formulation offers isotropic shrinkage to minimize...

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New Product Line with Proprietary Line of GLS TPES, can Stick to Any Surface without Suction
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

New Product Line with Proprietary Line of GLS TPES, can Stick to Any Surface without Suction

Unique Adhesion and TPE Technology Offer Possibilities Limitless ENGLEWOOD, NJ (October 20, 2006) -- A special adhesion technology along with a unique formulation of TPEs allows a new shelving system to stick to almost anything, without using any form of suction. The material that makes this all possible, with some proprietary components added, is an alloyed blend of TPEs (thermoplastic...

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TPE Alloys minimize oxygen and moisture vapor transmission.
Adhesives & Sealants

TPE Alloys minimize oxygen and moisture vapor transmission.

Design to extend products' shelf-life, TPE alloys provide barrier to oxygen and moisture vapor transmission in food, beverage, and medical packaging industry applications. Some grades are translucent, and technology ranges in hardness from Shore A 40-90. Standard TPE oxygen barrier is typically in the range of 50,000-90,000 cc.mil/m².day.atm @ 23C, and moisture vapor transmission rate...

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