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Bluestar Silicones Delivers Custom Silicone Solutions for Antimicrobial Applications

Broad Material Offering Meets Healthcare Market's Need for Tailor-Made Products ANAHEIM, Calif. - Bluestar Silicones' has launched a customized approach to the manufacture of antimicrobial silicone products which offers OEMs and processors tailored material solutions to meet specific healthcare application needs. Unlike competitive offerings that are one size fits all," Bluestar Silicones is able...

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Lubrizol Strengthens Position in Medical Market with Acquisitions and Expanded Material Portfolio

Expansion Includes Wide Range of Soft and Hard Thermoplastic Polyurethanes (TPUs) For Broader Market Reach CLEVELAND - The Lubrizol Corporation (NYSE: LZ) has expanded its focus on the medical and healthcare market, offering one of the industry's broadest product portfolios of thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPUs) for the production of medical device and tubing products. The company made...

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Resins

International Panel Recognizes Ticona and Collaborators for Fortron® PPS-Based Structural Composite Seat Back

2011 JEC Thermoplastic Composite Innovation Award Florence, Ky., Kelsterbach, Germany, Shanghai, P.R. China, Feb. 15, 2011 - Ticona Engineering Polymers today announced that for the second consecutive year, a collaborative effort involving its material and composite technical expertise will be recognized with a prestigious JEC Composites innovation award. It recognizes a commercially available...

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Resins

International Polymer Engineering Manufactures Small-Diameter Microtubes of Solvay's KetaSpire® PEEK

Custom Extruder Expands Capabilities by offering PEEK Microtubes and Profiles to Medical Industry ALPHARETTA, Ga. - International Polymer Engineering (IPE), Tempe, Ariz., a leading custom extruder of thermoplastic tubing and profiles, has expanded its product line, offering the new capability of producing small-diameter microtubes and profiles made of KetaSpire® polyetheretherketone (PEEK)...

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How to Choose the Right Adhesive Tape for Your Application
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How to Choose the Right Adhesive Tape for Your Application

With a considerable number of adhesive materials, applications and methods, there are many options to consider when choosing an adhesive tape. As NADCO® is a leading manufacturer of custom tapes and labels; we took our years of experience to create this handy selection guide on choosing the right adhesive tape for your application.

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DuPont Microcircuit Materials Launches New Generation Frontside Silver Photovoltaic Metallizations
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DuPont Microcircuit Materials Launches New Generation Frontside Silver Photovoltaic Metallizations

Solamet® PV17x Series Helps Set New Standard for Solar Cell Efficiency RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., - DuPont Microcircuit Materials (MCM) is introducing a new series of frontside silver photovoltaic metallization pastes using new and novel chemistry formulated to deliver advanced efficiency and adhesion for solar cells. DuPont(TM) Solamet® PV17x series photovoltaic metallizations...

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Encapsulant Materials protect thin film solar modules.
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Encapsulant Materials protect thin film solar modules.

Because ionomer-based DuPont(TM) PV5400 Series is fundamentally resistant to moisture intrusion, it is possible to achieve lasting edge integrity without caulking or additional edge sealing. Compared with traditional EVA and PVB encapsulants, PV5400 Series has up to 100 times more electrical resistivity, offering modules optimized electrical insulation, which minimizes current leakage. Products...

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Adhesives

PSA Micro Dots target low-profile applications.

Available in Â-¼ and ½ in. wide permanent adhesive patterns with thicknesses from 3-5 mil, Small MatrX(TM) pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) micro-dots apply smoothly and are intended for substrate-to-substrate bonding in commercial and industrial applications. Product, which offers alternative to transfer tape and bonds instantly, provides clean cut-off with no residue or waste....

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Photovoltaic Metallization Pastes target local BSF designs.

Outperforming conventional aluminum compositions, DuPont(TM) Solamet® PV36x Pastes deliver up to 0.8% greater conversion efficiency for solar cells when used in Local Back Surface Field designs. Products maximize adhesion and minimize voids, with controlled local alloying combined with high lateral conductivity. PV361 is designed for laser fired local contact formation, while PV362 is...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Valox* and Xylex* Resins Help GE Healthcare Nail Ever-Toughening Requirements for New Medical Equipment
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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Valox* and Xylex* Resins Help GE Healthcare Nail Ever-Toughening Requirements for New Medical Equipment

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Today at MD&M West 2011, SABIC Innovative Plastics announced that GE Healthcare, a global leader in medical technology, has selected Valox* resin for the housing and Xylex* resin for the storage bins of its new Optima XR220amx1 mobile x-ray machine to meet the increasing demands being placed on medical equipment. These high-performance resins helped GE Healthcare address...

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Nobel Biocare's Dental Healing Caps are Molded of Solvay's Eviva® Polysulfone for Toughness and Biocompatibility
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Nobel Biocare's Dental Healing Caps are Molded of Solvay's Eviva® Polysulfone for Toughness and Biocompatibility

Biomaterial Delivers Exceptional Performance In Dental Implant Applications ALPHARETTA, Ga., February 4, 2011 - Nobel Biocare, Zurich, Switzerland, a leading supplier of restorative and esthetic dental solutions, has introduced dental healing caps made of Eviva® polysulfone (PSU) resin from Solvay Advanced Polymers, LLC, for excellent biocompatibility, practical toughness, and...

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