UV Adhesive offers alternative to PVC materials.
Adhesives

UV Adhesive offers alternative to PVC materials.

Ultra Light-Weld 3083 adhesive provides heat- and solvent-free structural seal that securely bonds less-pliant PET, R-PET, and A-PET clamshell and blister substrates. Applied and UV-cured in seconds, product is suited for use in high-speed, fast-throughput package sealing. It requires no dedicated package tooling or equipment and can be automatically dispensed and cured inline or manually applied...

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Additive Manufacturing

DSM Introduces Most Advanced Stereolithography Resin to Date in Approaching True Thermoplastic Performance: Somos® NeXt

In its ongoing commitment to pushing the boundaries of stereolithography (SL) performance for additive manufacturing, DSM Somos has introduced Somos® NeXt-the industry's most advanced resin to date for approaching true thermoplastic performance. Somos® NeXt produces parts that demonstrate an unprecedented combination of stiffness and toughness which typically characterizes thermoplastics,...

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Resins

Automotive Resins suit electric and hybrid vehicles.

Automotive resins include Valox(TM) polybutadiene terephthalate resin as well as Noryl(TM) polyphenylene oxide resin, which is amorphous polymer that maintains stiffness across broad temperature range. It offers low moisture uptake that minimizes dimensional and mechanical property changes and has low, stable coefficient of thermal expansion. Both resins offer impact/chemical/temperature...

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Vacuum and Gas-Flush Sealers control sealing temperatures.
Sealing Equipment

Vacuum and Gas-Flush Sealers control sealing temperatures.

Suited for large-sized packaging applications, LOS Series features built-in ONPUL Temperature Control System, which controls heating temperatures by measuring them at heating element. Operators can program up to 10 sealing conditions or patterns, including heating temperatures, heating times, cooling temperatures, and vacuuming and gas-flushing processes. Available in sealing lengths from...

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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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Resins

BASF's Terluran GP ABS Resin Is up to the Challenge

Just in time for spring cleaning WYANDOTTE, MI - Open the windows and let the fresh air in. After a long, cold winter, it is energizing to start the new season with warm breezes and the fresh scent of spring. In 2010, Hoover® vacuums, an industry leader in the cleaning category for more than 100 years, is introducing a new line of upright cleaners made from BASF's Terluran ABS resin....

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Instant Adhesives cure in seconds on exposure to light.
Adhesives

Instant Adhesives cure in seconds on exposure to light.

Featuring secondary moisture-cure mechanism that allows thorough curing in unexposed areas, Loctite® Flashcure® Light Cure Cyanoacrylate Instant Adhesives adhere to plastics, elastomers, rubbers, and metals. Low-viscosity Loctite® 4310(TM) Flashcure® and high-viscosity Loctite® 4311(TM) Flashcure® cure tack-free in 2-5 sec upon exposure to low-intensity...

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Photovoltaic Equipment

Solar PV Encapsulant Sheet maximizes reflectivity.

DuPont(TM) PV5223 is white reflective encapsulant that is placed on backside of Oerlikon Solar's thin film coatings. It reflects sunlight back through module's active layer, allowing for 94% reflectivity of module. Measuring 0.45 mm thick, sheet offers optimal durability and, by eliminating need for reflective paint, simplifies manufacturing process.

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Henkel Macromelt Portfolio Extended to Address Green & Portable Energy, Medical Applications
Miscellaneous Compounds

Henkel Macromelt Portfolio Extended to Address Green & Portable Energy, Medical Applications

Irvine, California, April 21, 2010 - World-renowned as the leading low-pressure molding solution, Henkel's popular Macromelt portfolio has now been extended to meet the requirements of Green and Portable Energy and Medical manufacturers. As a robust alternative to traditional potting and encapsulation techniques, Macromelt's outstanding performance has been proven time and time again. The...

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Engineering Resins can double life of automotive components.
Resins

Engineering Resins can double life of automotive components.

By extending performance life of automotive under-the-hood components, DuPont(TM) Zytel® PLUS nylon enables replacement of metals with plastics, subsequently reducing overall vehicle weight. Long-term performance under exposure to heat and chemicals results from DuPont(TM) SHIELD Technology, which combines polymer backbone, polymer modifications, and proprietary additives.

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Adhesives

Adtech's Line of Hot Melt Adhesives Offers the "Jar Candle" Manufacturer Outstanding Products to Meet Multiple Applications

Adtech 297 and Adtech 962 are excellent adhesives for bonding the metal wick clips to the bottom of the glass jars prior to filling. Both products offer strong adhesion properties along with good heat resistance, ample working time and are non-toxic. Adtech's adhesives can also help you finish the job by quickly closing your boxes of final product. Adtech 601/Hot Pac offers superior adhesion to...

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