Fosshield Technology Combats the Growth of Dangerous Microbes
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Fosshield Technology Combats the Growth of Dangerous Microbes

Continuous Natural Protection Against Bacteria, Mold and Mildew HAMPTON, N.H. - Foss Manufacturing Company, a leading designer and manufacturer of non-woven fabrics and specialty synthetic fibers, announces its Fosshield® antimicrobial technology, the premier fiber technology that safely and effectively inhibits the growth of destructive and odor-causing bacteria, mold, mildew and fungus. A...

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Alcoa and DuPont Collaborate on New Hurricane-Resistant Architectural Panel System

PITTSBURGH & WILMINGTON, Del.--June 8, 2006--Alcoa (NYSE:AA) and DuPont have collaborated to develop a new product for the commercial building and construction market that provides protection against the damage of hurricane wind-borne debris. The two corporate leaders have joined forces to introduce an innovative new product that incorporates both companies' science and technical expertise in...

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Goodyear's Carbon Fiber Tire Wins Award

AKRON, Ohio, Nov. 3, 2006 - Goodyear's newest tire, the Eagle® featuring ResponsEdge Technology(TM), was selected this week by the editors of Popular Mechanics for the magazine's Editors Choice Award during Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week in Las Vegas. The award was given in recognition of outstanding achievement in new product design and innovation," according to the magazine. Only 17...

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Copper Infiltration Using Wrought Wire Infiltrant - Process and Productivity Improvements for Automotive Components
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Copper Infiltration Using Wrought Wire Infiltrant - Process and Productivity Improvements for Automotive Components

For the past 60 years, the use of copper infiltration on ferrous metals in powder metallurgy has been a popular method for manufacturing high performance components. Recently, a new twist on an old idea has been developed in the form of a new wrought copper alloy wire. With excellent infiltration response as well as the ability to improve numerous physical and mechanical properties of ferrous materials, this new technology presents many advantages for PM processing and production. In this comprehensive white paper, you will explore all you need to know about this material, including an in-depth look at its chemical and physical properties. Using automotive components as examples, the white paper examines the benefits of this new form of copper infiltration compared to more traditional infiltration methods. Download now, and discover if this new technology is the solution for your high performance component application.

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New Vistamaxx Grades for Spunbond Processing Deliver Enhanced Elasticity

HOUSTON -- April 12, 2005--ExxonMobil Chemical today announced the addition of two new grades to its family of Vistamaxx(TM) specialty elastomers, both specifically designed to bring greater elasticity to the spunbond processing of nonwoven fabrics. Today's announcement demonstrates the breadth and depth of the revolutionary Vistamaxx product platform, which is derived from the company's Exxpol®...

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Flame Resistant Fabrics provide electric arc protection.

Engineered to meet NFPA 70E Category 2 requirements, DuPont(TM) Protera(TM) Fabrics provide more comfort and longer lifecycle than FR cotton nylon blends. Inherent flame resistance will not diminish through laundering or bleaching and will not require special laundry processing. Available in fabric weights of 6.5 and 8.0 oz/sq-yd, Protera fabrics come in medium blue, khaki, and navy blue colors.

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Polo Custom Products Offers Thermoforming of Fabrics & Foam
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Polo Custom Products Offers Thermoforming of Fabrics & Foam

Polo Custom Products announces a New Capability . . .Thermoforming of Fabrics and Foam. Topeka, KS, October 2006. Polo Custom Products is pleased to offer custom thermoformed fabric and foam products to our customers. Demand for thermoformed products for the industries in which our customers operate has increased. The capability is a natural compliment to our extensive custom sewing and sealing...

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New Dyneema

Next generation DSM technology selected by American Body Armor for Top Protective Vest Model BOSTON, Mass., Oct. 16, 2006 - DSM, a worldwide company active in performance materials, announced today it is introducing its newest and strongest ballistic material for soft body armor. The new Dyneema® SB61 offers ultra-high energy absorption to provide significantly increased stopping power, as well...

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Flame Resistant Garments do not deteriorate over time.

Offering natural flame resistance with no melt or drip characteristics, driFIRE(TM) line of hybrid performance wear is engineered to provide moisture management and comfort. They utilize moisture management performance of Dri-release® technology to deliver optimum balance of moisture-wicking and fast-drying performance. Garments combine soft feel with environmentally friendly odor neutralizing...

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Antimicrobial protects upholstery and bedding fabrics.

With Dimensions Fabrics featuring Nanocide(TM) Antimicrobial, hospitals, clinics, dental offices, and nursing homes can provide environment that is essentially risk-free of contamination. Nanotechnology permanently embeds nanoparticles into surface area of product. When recommended cleaning instructions are followed, nanoparticles cannot be washed away, worn off, or depleted over time.

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Simple Connection - MGB with EtherNet/IP
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Simple Connection - MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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