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SABIC's CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Wins 2015 Crystal Cabin Award® for Materials and Components
Construction Equipment and Supplies

SABIC's CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Wins 2015 Crystal Cabin Award® for Materials and Components

SABIC has been named a winner of the prestigious Crystal Cabin Award® in the category of Materials Components at an award ceremony on April 14, 2015 in Hamburg, held in conjunction with the Aircraft Interiors Expo. SABIC was honored with the award for its CLEAR LEXAN XHR sheet series, the company’s inaugural entry into the only international competition for excellence in aircraft interior...

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LEXAN Thermoplastic Sheet targets aircraft interiors.

LEXAN Thermoplastic Sheet targets aircraft interiors.

Part of LEXAN™ XHR LIGHT sheet series, XHRL300 and XHRL200 are suitable where high impact strength is not critical. Thermoplastic sheets meet stringent industry regulatory requirements, including heat release (OSU 55/55), flame, smoke density (FAR25.853), and toxicity (BSS7239, ABD0031). With density of 0.94 g/cmÂ-³ and 1.07 g/cm³ respectively, LEXAN XHRL300 and XHRL200 offer up to...

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Polycarbonate Resins target aircraft cabin lighting.
Adhesives & Sealants

Polycarbonate Resins target aircraft cabin lighting.

Suitable for extruding parts with thin walls down to 1.0 mm, LEXAN CFR5630 provides material option for components that require transparency or virtually any custom color, while LEXAN CFR5630D is available in 5 different colors to deliver desired diffusion and light-transmission effects critical to LED lighting. Both are lot-to-lot certified so customers are assured that each lot they order...

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The Crystal Cabin Award® 2015 Finalist CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Give Aircraft Interior Designers Greater Flexibility and Design Freedom
Materials

The Crystal Cabin Award® 2015 Finalist CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Give Aircraft Interior Designers Greater Flexibility and Design Freedom

SABIC's CLEAR LEXAN™ XHR Sheet Series has been named a Crystal Cabin Award® Finalist in the category of Materials Components. The company's lightweight engineered thermoplastic material offers the highest level of light transmission available in an OSU-compliant sheet material today which meets OSU 65/65 heat release and typical industry flame, smoke, toxicity (FST) requirements...

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SABIC Features Solutions and Services to Address Trends of Weight-out and Differentiation by Design at Aircraft Interiors EXPO
Adhesives & Sealants

SABIC Features Solutions and Services to Address Trends of Weight-out and Differentiation by Design at Aircraft Interiors EXPO

As airlines seek every opportunity to reduce weight, differentiate their brands, minimize costs and enhance their customers' flying experiences, they need versatile materials, creative design options and global support from suppliers who understand the desired outcomes.Â- Ã‚ Â Â  At Aircraft Interiors Expo Hamburg, Hall 7, booth # 7B70, SABIC's Innovative Plastics...

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SABIC Announces Investments to Solve Customer Challenges
Services

SABIC Announces Investments to Solve Customer Challenges

In light of dynamic industry trends and rapidly changing technologies, SABIC today announced a number of investments that will deliver compelling competitive advantages in its core product portfolio as well as its high performance offerings.Â-  At a time when some engineering thermoplastics manufacturers are restructuring, SABIC is investing to drive operational efficiencies, increase...

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SABIC Announces Global Application Development Focus to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technology
Adhesives & Sealants

SABIC Announces Global Application Development Focus to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technology

Orlando, Florida Leveraging its global technology centers in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Saudi Arabia, SABIC announced that it is expanding the company's application development focus in additive manufacturing technology.Â-  The move further underscores SABIC's commitment to this evolving technology that is pushing the industry to rapidly develop new materials and processes that...

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All-New Street-Legal Abarth Finds Its Racing Spirit with Help from Sabic's Lexan Resin and Exatec Coating
Adhesives & Sealants

All-New Street-Legal Abarth Finds Its Racing Spirit with Help from Sabic's Lexan Resin and Exatec Coating

SABIC's polycarbonate (PC) glazing solutions were highlighted today during Abarth's official launch of the production model of its Abarth 695 Biposto. The vehicle's front fixed windows, which include built-in sliding panels, are made from SABIC's LEXAN™ resin, a PC material, and EXATEC™ coating technology. The fixed front windows with sliding panels are features straight from...

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PC-Based Film helps smart card manufacturers increase security.
Optics & Photonics

PC-Based Film helps smart card manufacturers increase security.

LEXAN™ SD film overlay enables smart card, passport, and e-ID manufacturers to integrate security features usingÂ- UV laser-technology. Specifically, end-users can apply ghost image into card or document and create tactile, white marking which fluoresces under UV light – all during personalization phase – to foster design flexibility. This transparent,...

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New LED Lighting Profiles Using SABIC's LEXAN(TM) Resins is First to Comply with pan-European Railway Fire Safety Standard
Adhesives & Sealants

New LED Lighting Profiles Using SABIC's LEXAN(TM) Resins is First to Comply with pan-European Railway Fire Safety Standard

Railway coach manufacturers can now employ high-performance LED (light-emitting diode) lighting systems, including profiles that adhere to the sweeping new regulation aimed at ensuring safer European rail transportation, EN 45545. The lighting profiles, a product of Elkamet, a leading manufacturer of profiles for lighting technologies, will be on display this week at SABIC’s booth, along with...

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SABIC's CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Wins 2015 Crystal Cabin Award® for Materials and Components
Construction Equipment and Supplies

SABIC's CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Wins 2015 Crystal Cabin Award® for Materials and Components

SABIC has been named a winner of the prestigious Crystal Cabin Award® in the category of Materials Components at an award ceremony on April 14, 2015 in Hamburg, held in conjunction with the Aircraft Interiors Expo. SABIC was honored with the award for its CLEAR LEXAN XHR sheet series, the company’s inaugural entry into the only international competition for excellence in aircraft interior...

Read More »
LEXAN Thermoplastic Sheet targets aircraft interiors.

LEXAN Thermoplastic Sheet targets aircraft interiors.

Part of LEXAN™ XHR LIGHT sheet series, XHRL300 and XHRL200 are suitable where high impact strength is not critical. Thermoplastic sheets meet stringent industry regulatory requirements, including heat release (OSU 55/55), flame, smoke density (FAR25.853), and toxicity (BSS7239, ABD0031). With density of 0.94 g/cmÂ-³ and 1.07 g/cm³ respectively, LEXAN XHRL300 and XHRL200 offer up to...

Read More »
Polycarbonate Resins target aircraft cabin lighting.
Adhesives & Sealants

Polycarbonate Resins target aircraft cabin lighting.

Suitable for extruding parts with thin walls down to 1.0 mm, LEXAN CFR5630 provides material option for components that require transparency or virtually any custom color, while LEXAN CFR5630D is available in 5 different colors to deliver desired diffusion and light-transmission effects critical to LED lighting. Both are lot-to-lot certified so customers are assured that each lot they order...

Read More »
The Crystal Cabin Award® 2015 Finalist CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Give Aircraft Interior Designers Greater Flexibility and Design Freedom
Materials

The Crystal Cabin Award® 2015 Finalist CLEAR LEXAN(TM) XHR Sheet Series Give Aircraft Interior Designers Greater Flexibility and Design Freedom

SABIC's CLEAR LEXAN™ XHR Sheet Series has been named a Crystal Cabin Award® Finalist in the category of Materials Components. The company's lightweight engineered thermoplastic material offers the highest level of light transmission available in an OSU-compliant sheet material today which meets OSU 65/65 heat release and typical industry flame, smoke, toxicity (FST) requirements...

Read More »
SABIC Features Solutions and Services to Address Trends of Weight-out and Differentiation by Design at Aircraft Interiors EXPO
Adhesives & Sealants

SABIC Features Solutions and Services to Address Trends of Weight-out and Differentiation by Design at Aircraft Interiors EXPO

As airlines seek every opportunity to reduce weight, differentiate their brands, minimize costs and enhance their customers' flying experiences, they need versatile materials, creative design options and global support from suppliers who understand the desired outcomes.Â- Ã‚ Â Â  At Aircraft Interiors Expo Hamburg, Hall 7, booth # 7B70, SABIC's Innovative Plastics...

Read More »
SABIC Announces Investments to Solve Customer Challenges
Services

SABIC Announces Investments to Solve Customer Challenges

In light of dynamic industry trends and rapidly changing technologies, SABIC today announced a number of investments that will deliver compelling competitive advantages in its core product portfolio as well as its high performance offerings.Â-  At a time when some engineering thermoplastics manufacturers are restructuring, SABIC is investing to drive operational efficiencies, increase...

Read More »
SABIC Announces Global Application Development Focus to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technology
Adhesives & Sealants

SABIC Announces Global Application Development Focus to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technology

Orlando, Florida Leveraging its global technology centers in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Saudi Arabia, SABIC announced that it is expanding the company's application development focus in additive manufacturing technology.Â-  The move further underscores SABIC's commitment to this evolving technology that is pushing the industry to rapidly develop new materials and processes that...

Read More »
All-New Street-Legal Abarth Finds Its Racing Spirit with Help from Sabic's Lexan Resin and Exatec Coating
Adhesives & Sealants

All-New Street-Legal Abarth Finds Its Racing Spirit with Help from Sabic's Lexan Resin and Exatec Coating

SABIC's polycarbonate (PC) glazing solutions were highlighted today during Abarth's official launch of the production model of its Abarth 695 Biposto. The vehicle's front fixed windows, which include built-in sliding panels, are made from SABIC's LEXAN™ resin, a PC material, and EXATEC™ coating technology. The fixed front windows with sliding panels are features straight from...

Read More »
PC-Based Film helps smart card manufacturers increase security.
Optics & Photonics

PC-Based Film helps smart card manufacturers increase security.

LEXAN™ SD film overlay enables smart card, passport, and e-ID manufacturers to integrate security features usingÂ- UV laser-technology. Specifically, end-users can apply ghost image into card or document and create tactile, white marking which fluoresces under UV light – all during personalization phase – to foster design flexibility. This transparent,...

Read More »
New LED Lighting Profiles Using SABIC's LEXAN(TM) Resins is First to Comply with pan-European Railway Fire Safety Standard
Adhesives & Sealants

New LED Lighting Profiles Using SABIC's LEXAN(TM) Resins is First to Comply with pan-European Railway Fire Safety Standard

Railway coach manufacturers can now employ high-performance LED (light-emitting diode) lighting systems, including profiles that adhere to the sweeping new regulation aimed at ensuring safer European rail transportation, EN 45545. The lighting profiles, a product of Elkamet, a leading manufacturer of profiles for lighting technologies, will be on display this week at SABIC’s booth, along with...

Read More »

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