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New Teknor Apex and Flexalloy PVC Compounds Comply with Flame Test Requirements for Cable Trays
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New Teknor Apex and Flexalloy PVC Compounds Comply with Flame Test Requirements for Cable Trays

Teknor Apex’s new PVC jacket compounds meet UL-1277 and UL-13 flame test requirements for electrical power/control tray cables and power-limited circuit cables, respectively. The Apex® brand options include 70018 for use over polyethylene, 70020 for outdoor-rated jackets over crosslinked polyethylene, and P-5007, the most flame-retardant, for use in application wiring and tray cables for...

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Medalist® TPEs Exhibit a Low Coefficient of Friction
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Medalist® TPEs Exhibit a Low Coefficient of Friction

Medalist® Thermoplastic Elastomers are available in natural or black colors and are sterilizable. These elastomers can be over-molded on to resins such as polycarbonate, ABS, PC / ABS, acrylic, acetal, PBT, and COPE. Medalist compounds are suitable for injection molded plunger stoppers to increase syringe performance and can be processed in short molding cycles. Medalist TPEs are compliant to...

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Teknor Apex Now Supplies Recycled Polyamide Compounds in Europe, Opening Up Major Source of Supply in Tight Market
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Teknor Apex Now Supplies Recycled Polyamide Compounds in Europe, Opening Up Major Source of Supply in Tight Market

Meeting EU Requirements, Chemlon® 500 Series Compounds Exhibit Good Surface Appearance, Dimensional Stability, and Lot-to-Lot Consistency PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., February 22, 2018: Drawing on extensive experience in the USA with recycled polyamide compounds, Teknor Apex Company has met stringent European Union standards for these materials and now makes them available throughout Europe. Chemlon®...

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Low-Gloss PVC Compounds for Automotive Window Encapsulation Closely Match Surface Finish of Nearby EPDM Components
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Low-Gloss PVC Compounds for Automotive Window Encapsulation Closely Match Surface Finish of Nearby EPDM Components

OEM-Approved Apex® 1523-LG Compounds from Teknor Apex Retain PVC Cost Advantage over Elastomers, Are Scratch- and Mar-Resistant, and Facilitate Precise Color Matching PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., February 15, 2018 - A newly developed series of flexible PVC injection molding compounds that have been used successfully in automotive window encapsulation exhibit substantially lower levels of surface...

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New Teknor Apex and Flexalloy PVC Compounds Comply with Flame Test Requirements for Cable Trays
Materials

New Teknor Apex and Flexalloy PVC Compounds Comply with Flame Test Requirements for Cable Trays

Teknor Apex’s new PVC jacket compounds meet UL-1277 and UL-13 flame test requirements for electrical power/control tray cables and power-limited circuit cables, respectively. The Apex® brand options include 70018 for use over polyethylene, 70020 for outdoor-rated jackets over crosslinked polyethylene, and P-5007, the most flame-retardant, for use in application wiring and tray cables for...

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Medalist® TPEs Exhibit a Low Coefficient of Friction
Materials

Medalist® TPEs Exhibit a Low Coefficient of Friction

Medalist® Thermoplastic Elastomers are available in natural or black colors and are sterilizable. These elastomers can be over-molded on to resins such as polycarbonate, ABS, PC / ABS, acrylic, acetal, PBT, and COPE. Medalist compounds are suitable for injection molded plunger stoppers to increase syringe performance and can be processed in short molding cycles. Medalist TPEs are compliant to...

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Teknor Apex Now Supplies Recycled Polyamide Compounds in Europe, Opening Up Major Source of Supply in Tight Market
Materials

Teknor Apex Now Supplies Recycled Polyamide Compounds in Europe, Opening Up Major Source of Supply in Tight Market

Meeting EU Requirements, Chemlon® 500 Series Compounds Exhibit Good Surface Appearance, Dimensional Stability, and Lot-to-Lot Consistency PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., February 22, 2018: Drawing on extensive experience in the USA with recycled polyamide compounds, Teknor Apex Company has met stringent European Union standards for these materials and now makes them available throughout Europe. Chemlon®...

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Low-Gloss PVC Compounds for Automotive Window Encapsulation Closely Match Surface Finish of Nearby EPDM Components
Materials

Low-Gloss PVC Compounds for Automotive Window Encapsulation Closely Match Surface Finish of Nearby EPDM Components

OEM-Approved Apex® 1523-LG Compounds from Teknor Apex Retain PVC Cost Advantage over Elastomers, Are Scratch- and Mar-Resistant, and Facilitate Precise Color Matching PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., February 15, 2018 - A newly developed series of flexible PVC injection molding compounds that have been used successfully in automotive window encapsulation exhibit substantially lower levels of surface...

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