Resins

BASF's Engineering Plastics Business Makes a Big Impression at the SPE® Automotive Innovation Awards Gala

Ultramid® AB polyamide material of choice in the Grand Award Winner - Ford Motor Company's diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) system WYANDOTTE, MI, - The Society of Plastics Engineers International (SPE®) held its 40th Annual Automotive Innovation Awards Gala at Burton Manor in Livonia, Michigan last week. More than 50 parts were entered in the competition and BASF received the overall SPE...

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Resins

SABIC Innovative Plastics' New Noryl GTX* Conductive Resins Offer Greater Dimensional Stability for Larger Automotive Body Panels

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC Innovative Plastics has launched its latest high-tech thermoplastic offering - a new family of Noryl GTX* resins - to give global automotive OEMs and tiers a major design advantage. These new conductive blends of polyamide (PA) and modified polyphenylene ether (PPE) cut coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) by 20 to 40 percent vs. previous grades for increased...

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Light Cure Adhesive fluoresces red for on-part detection.
Adhesives

Light Cure Adhesive fluoresces red for on-part detection.

Suited for medical device and industrial assembly applications, Loctite® 3979(TM) fills moderate gaps without migrating beyond intended location. Translucent and non-sagging gel cures in seconds upon exposure to UV/visible light and fluoresces red to facilitate on-part detection prior to or following cure. Offering adhesion up to 3,500 psi on plastic, metal, and glass substrates,...

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Adhesives

Coldseal Adhesive can be applied in excess of 1,000 fpm.

Designed for confectionary, energy bars, ice cream, and other snack food applications, Liofol CS 22-861US1 adheres well to many substrates, including barrier films and surface-treated films for monoweb and laminated structures. Product provides clean wipe, low foam, compatibility with release films and lacquers, and extended shelf life up to 6 months for drums and totes. With Liofol, coating...

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Resins

SABIC Innovative Plastics' New Extem* UP Resins Crank Up the Heat with Highest Continuous Use Temperature Rating for Unfilled Thermoplastic

DÃ-œSSELDORF, Germany - Nov. 3, 2010 - At K 2010, in Hall 6, Stand D42, SABIC Innovative Plastics showcased its global technological leadership with another outstanding achievement: one of the industry's highest continuous use temperature rating for an unfilled thermoplastic material. New flame-retardant Extem* UP thermoplastic polyimide (TPI) resins are extreme high-heat materials that...

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AAC Provides a Variety of Vibration Isolators for Medical Applications
Bumpers

AAC Provides a Variety of Vibration Isolators for Medical Applications

New Hyde Park, NY - Advanced Antivibration Components - AAC offers functional vibration isolators for the Medical Industry including silicone gel pads, sheets, silicone gel as well as wire rope isolators for larger applications. Applications include medical equipment such as flow cytometers, blood analyzers, life science cameras, sensitive electronic scales, handheld devices, carts, motors and...

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Encapsulants

Potting and Encapsulating Compound is FDA compliant.

Formulated to cushion and protect sensitive electronic circuits, components, and devices, Green Potting and Encapsulating Compound is moisture-resistant and imparts very little stress on components during cure or thermal cycling. Raw materials are listed under different FDA CFR 21 Sections, allowing use in applications where there is direct food contact. Base Natural Oil Polyol is obtained...

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Resins

Dow Expands CONTINUUM(TM) Polyethylene Resin Family

New CONTINUUM(TM) EP HDPE Resins Offer Opportunities to Enhance Performance, Processing, and Profits in Rigid Packaging Applications CHICAGO, Nov. 2, 2010 -- The Dow Chemical Company ( Dow") has expanded the availability of CONTINUUM(TM) EP High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Resins. This new generation of bimodal HDPE resins bridges the gap between conventional unimodal and bimodal HDPEs by...

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Epoxy Potting Compound withstands exposure to harsh chemicals.
Encapsulation Equipment

Epoxy Potting Compound withstands exposure to harsh chemicals.

Designed to meet UL-674 requirements for explosion-proof motors, Loctite® E-40EXP(TM) maintains more than 85% of its compression strength following exposure to 13 harsh chemicals. Two-component compound is used to pot and seal wire conduits, isolating electric motor from hazardous vapors and chemicals that could cause explosion. Curing in approximately 2 hours at room temperature, material...

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Resins

At K 2010 SABIC Innovative Plastics Reaffirms Environmental Commitment with Expanded Sustainability Portfolio and New Verification Program

DÃœSSELDORF, Germany - Here at K 2010, in Hall 6, Stand D42, SABIC Innovative Plastics reaffirmed its commitment to the environment with two new announcements: the expansion of its already extensive Sustainability Solutions Portfolio comprised of more than 20 sustainability solution families and hundreds of product grades such as new Noryl*, Cycoloy* and Lexan* EXL resins containing...

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