Rubber

EOS Expands Its Leading Role in Laser-Sintering with the Launch of New Metal and Plastic Materials

Materials advances increase market potential for plastics and metals in additive manufacturing Frankfurt am Main/ Germany, - EOS, the world leading manufacturer of laser-sintering systems, is introducing new plastic and metal materials at EuroMold in Frankfurt (in hall 11, booth C08), confirming once more the company's quality leadership in additive manufacturing. Based on these materials,...

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Polyurethane Potting Compound allows user to adjust hardness.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Polyurethane Potting Compound allows user to adjust hardness.

Designed to cure at room temperature, 2-component 20-2125 Potting, Encapsulating, and Casting Resin cushions and protects sensitive electronic components while imparting very little stress on components during cure or thermal cycling. Hardness can be modified by changing mix ratio of Polyol and Isocyanate. Moisture-resistant with low toxicity, product can be used in wet environments and minimizes...

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Fabrication Services

SABIC Innovative Plastics' SABIC® STAMAX® Long Glass Fiber PP Helps Hyundai Sonata's Plastic Door Module Win 2010 SPE Innovation Award

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC Innovative Plastics today announced that its lightweight, high-performance SABIC® STAMAX® long glass fiber polypropylene (LGFPP) resin helped Hyundai-Kia Motors win a coveted Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) 2010 Innovation Award on Nov. 9. The Chassis Hardware category award honored the 2011 Hyundai Sonata's plastic door module featuring an integrated...

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Lights

SABIC Innovative Plastics' New Portfolio of Solutions for Sustainable LED Retrofit Lighting Shines with High-Performance, Style, and Long Life

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC Innovative Plastics has launched a new portfolio of specialty resins and compounds that can optimize the performance, lifespan and aesthetics of light-emitting diode (LED) retrofit lighting. These materials include non-brominated, non-chlorinated flame-retardant (FR) Lexan* polycarbonate (PC) resin and new white LNP* Konduit* thermally conductive compound for LED heat...

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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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