Resins

A New Twist on a Traditional Medical Instrument: Innovative Single-use Torque Instruments Utilize Tough Polycarbonate from Bayer

ANAHEIM, Calif.,Â- – For many years, torque-applying instruments have been among the surgical instruments typically used during orthopedic surgeries. These instruments are manufactured as reusable instruments, and are cleaned, reprocessed and recalibrated after each surgical procedure. But now there's a new twist on this oft-used instrument. Caltorque Medical Products (CMP), a division...

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Thermoplastic Adhesive suits temporary mounting applications.
Adhesives

Thermoplastic Adhesive suits temporary mounting applications.

AdheringÂ- to ceramics, glasses, and metals, Crystalbond™ 509 is suitable for temporarily mounting substrates that require dicing, grinding, or polishing operations. Thermoplastic adhesive is applied by preheating mounting plate to 250°F, melting and spreading adhesive in uniform layer, then positioning part over adhesive, allowing entire assembly to cool. After processing,...

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Sealing Equipment

Tube Heat Sealer reduces freeze-thaw cycles, sample degradation.

DesignedÂ- to process 0.3 and 0.9 ml, 96-well REMP tubes, CSP8 heat sealer permits simultaneous sealing of 8 REMP tubes and thereby avoids need to seal entire 96-tube rack. Integrated technology ensures production of tightly welded, pierceable seals, and REMP tubes' small volumes allow for multiple aliquots of individual samples – avoiding freeze-thaw...

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Resins

European Coatings Show 2015: WACKER Is Presenting a New Silicone Resin for Water-Repellent Wood Coatings and Binders for Dirt- and Weather-Resistant Exterior Paints

Munich – The Munich-based WACKER Group is presenting new binders and additives for the paint and surface-coating industries at the European Coatings Show (ECS) in Nuremberg, Germany, from April 21 to 23, 2015. One of the highlights is the new silicone resin emulsion SILRES® WH. The product which is based on a new silicone resin can be used as a hydrophobizing wood impregnating agent or as...

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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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Bosch Highlights Expertise in Various Hygiene Levels for Liquid Food Filling and Packaging
Sealing Equipment

Bosch Highlights Expertise in Various Hygiene Levels for Liquid Food Filling and Packaging

Anuga FoodTec 2015Â- Ã‚  Complete packaging solutions for high product protection Daily expert presentations on clean, ultra-clean and aseptic filling Ampack inline cup filling machine for flexible production of dairy products PET blowing for on-shelf differentiation and efficient production. Cologne – At Anuga FoodTec 2015, Bosch Packaging Technology showcases its extensive...

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Resins

Prescription for Improved IV Pole: Innovative IV Pole Utilizing Polycarbonate Resin Blend from Bayer Enhances Patient and Health Care Worker Safety

ANAHEIM, Calif.Â- — While health care and medical technology have made great strides over the years, there is one aspect of patient care that has not changed as rapidly: the IV pole. Because of its design, the traditional IV pole can cause tripping and other safety hazards for patients and health care workers. Designed by a patient, Safepole is an innovative IV pole that incorporates...

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Foams

Bayer Materials Withstand Demanding Conditions and Meet Requirements for Innovative Medical Devices

ANAHEIM, Calif. –Â- Increasingly, innovative medical applications place further importance on the success of the materials they use. When patients' health, mobility and comfort are involved, reliability and durability are crucial. Bayer MaterialScience LLC steps up to the challenge offering original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) a wide range of material solutions for their medical...

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Adhesives

Soft Silicone Adhesives suit skin applications.

Designed specifically for wound care, Silbione® HC2 2022 medium-viscosity silicone gel is compatible with most coating processes and applicable on wide range of substrates, including PU films, perforated films, and open knit fabrics. Product is manufactured in ISO 8 clean room in ISO 13485 facility to ensure microbial safety on breached skin. For wearable devices, scar management, and...

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Sealants

WACKER and Inpro Develop a New Silicone Adhesive for Plastic Oil Pans

Munich — Munich-based chemical Group WACKER, and inpro Innovationsgesellschaft fÃ-¼r fortgeschrittene Produktionssysteme in der Fahrzeugindustrie mbH have developed a silicone adhesive-sealant for mounting vehicle oil pans. Sold under the name ELASTOSIL® RT 779, the new product adheres to both aluminum and polyamide. Plastic oil pans can now be mounted without mechanical fasteners....

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Resins

Acrylic Resins suit ultra-low VOC coatings.

Suited for 2-component concrete coatings, MAINCOTE™ AEH Acrylic Epoxy Hybrid combines weatherability and UV resistance of acrylics with chemical resistance of epoxies. Product offers tire pickup resistance in waterborne 2K concrete coatings as well as resistance to aggressive cleaning regimens. With VOC levels of 50 g/L or less, MAINCOTE™ 4950 Acrylic Resin is suited for direct-to-metal...

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