Additives

New Patent for Hallgreen® Modifiers from Hallstar

Chicago - The HallStar Company was awarded U.S. Patent Number 8,158,731, titled Biopolymer Compositions Having Improved Flexibility," from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) on April 17, 2012. The patent applies to novel, bio-based polymeric additives, which are derived from renewable feedstocks and provide unique benefits to biopolymer processors. Of particular note, HALLGREEN R-8010 is...

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Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC)

High-Flow Rigid PVC Compound is suitable for large, thin-wall parts.

As alternative to engineering thermoplastics, Apex® RM 8911 provides strength and stiffness for large products, such as appliance panels, thin-wall parts, and complex structures, with elaborate flow paths. Chemical-resistant compound produces high-gloss finish and is UL-94 recognized for applications requiring V-0 or 5 VA flammability ratings. Nominal values include specific gravity of...

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Additives

New Technology from Momentive Performance Materials Focuses on Fastest Growing Trends in Personal Care Products

ALBANY, N.Y. - Momentive Performance Materials Inc., a leading global provider of silicones and advanced materials, focused on some of the fastest growing trends in personal care products with new additive technology exhibited at NYSCC Suppliers' Day in Edison, New Jersey, May 15-16. These trends include enhanced color protection, as more and more consumers with different hair types are coloring...

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Advanced Materials Development of "High-Performance Metal Pretreatments" Aims to Improve US Manufacturing
Surface Treatment Equipment

Advanced Materials Development of "High-Performance Metal Pretreatments" Aims to Improve US Manufacturing

The National Science Foundation provides a two-year Small Business Innovation Research grant to Ecosil Technologies FAIRFIELD, Ohio - It was announced today that the National Science Foundation (NSF) has granted Ecosil Technologies LLC funding for a two-year program to further demonstrate SILSBOND(TM), the company's innovative and environmentally friendly metal surface treatment product. This...

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Filters Buying Guide
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Filters Buying Guide

It can often times feel overwhelming selecting the right filtering product for your needs. This buying guide gives the basic definition of what a filter does, and goes on to outline in more detail the various types of filters that are available on the market, and what they do.

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Seven Low VOC Rust Preventative Options Available from Birchwood Casey - See at www.birchwoodcasey.com/rust
Sealants

Seven Low VOC Rust Preventative Options Available from Birchwood Casey - See at www.birchwoodcasey.com/rust

Eden Prairie, Minnesota: Birchwood Casey now offers seven different rust preventative products that are compliant with current VOC (volatile organic compound) regulations, recently enacted in several states. Referencing an online, easy-to-read chart, manufacturers can quickly choose from seven VOC compliant corrosion inhibitors and sealants to prevent rust and corrosion on all metal surfaces. The...

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Clariant Showcases Innovative Emulsifier for Metalworking Formulations at STLE 2012
Miscellaneous Agents

Clariant Showcases Innovative Emulsifier for Metalworking Formulations at STLE 2012

Based on globally available raw materials, avoiding supply volatility Exceptional low-foaming properties Safe for people and the environment Charlotte, N.C. - Here at the STLE (Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers) 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, booth #215, Clariant is highlighting the newest addition to its broad portfolio of high-performance components and additives for cutting...

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Polyamide Dispersion is solvent- and APE-free.
Dispersions

Polyamide Dispersion is solvent- and APE-free.

Michem® Emulsion D310, a multi-purpose aqueous dispersion of high-melt polyamide, is suitable for paint and coating manufacturers working on surface modification formulas for applications on nylon, rubber, metal, leather, and plastic substrates. Low coefficient of friction, low VOC nylon dispersion features small particle size, and provides optimum abrasion resistance as well as good film...

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Laboratory Kits aid chiral resolution screening, purification.
Testers

Laboratory Kits aid chiral resolution screening, purification.

Maybridge Chiral Resolution Screening and Purification Kits give organic chemists access to optically pure chiral compounds from their racemic mixtures. In one day with as little as 0.4 mmol of racemate, users can identify best separation conditions under which target compound can be isolated with optimal yield and purity. Kits consist of 384 different combinations of resolving agents and...

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KRAIBURG TPE Compounds in Leica Cameras
Compounds

KRAIBURG TPE Compounds in Leica Cameras

Keeping a firm grip The gripping surfaces of cameras and binoculars manufactured by Leica Camera AG are made of high-quality TPE of the product group THERMOLAST® A. They are extremely scratch-resistant, pleasing to the touch and also offer production advantages due to the specialized knowledge and consulting expertise of KRAIBURG TPE. Waldkraiburg - KRAIBURG TPE compounds ensure a steady...

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Switches

Matrox Mura MPX Series Boards to Drive Eye-Catching Control Room Video Wall in ABB's Automation Arena at ABB Automation & Power World 2012

Mura boards deliver easy-to-use output scaling, switching, and layout management capabilities for collaborative video wall applications Montreal, Canada - Matrox Graphics today announced that Matrox Mura MPX Series video wall controller boards were selected by ABB to drive the video wall for the control room of the future exhibit at ABB Automation and Power World 2012. Showcased in the Automation...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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