Foams

Polyvinylidene Fluoride (PVDF)

PVDF Foam is approved to FM Global 4910 standards.

Featuring FM Global 4910 cleanroom materials flammability test approval, ZOTEK® F 42 HT LS is recommended for use sealing and insulation applications where low smoke release and flame propagation is required in case of fire. It can be used over -48 to +155°C range, during which material maintains its ductility and resilience. Closed-cell nature allows for cutting and installing in...

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Silicone Gaskets and Pads with High Performance Acrylic Adhesive Backings
Miscellaneous Pads

Silicone Gaskets and Pads with High Performance Acrylic Adhesive Backings

April 9, 2008 Stockwell Elastomerics announces the availability of Silicone Foam and Closed Cell Silicone Sponge Enclosure Gaskets and Cushioning Pads with high strength pressure sensitive acrylic adhesives for bonding to powder coated metal surfaces and certain low surface energy plastics. Secure lamination of acrylic pressure sensitive adhesives onto silicone rubber is not possible without...

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Fabrico Custom Designs and Converts Materials for Safety Goggles
Foams

Fabrico Custom Designs and Converts Materials for Safety Goggles

April 1, 2008 Kennesaw, GA - Fabrico, the leader in design and manufacturing services for flexible materials, announces its capabilities for designing and converting safety goggle component materials. Fabrico offers in-house design capabilities that enable custom solutions while maximizing cost-effectiveness and production efficiency. This expansion of capabilities is part of Fabrico's ongoing...

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Adhesive Tapes

Scapa A177AW-PE Acrylic Foam Tape for Low Temperature Bonding and Assembly

10/08/2007 Market: Industrial Scapa Industrial has introduced Scapa A177AW-PE, a double-coated acrylic foam tape that provides excellent adhesion at low application temperatures. This 45-mil conformable tape creates a permanent, reliable bond on metals, glass, plastics, wood, composites and painted surfaces, and can be used in commercial sign production, truck/trailer/RV manufacturing, window...

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Foams

AIN Plastics Named Exclusive Distributor for Trelleborg Emerson & Cuming Syntac® Thermoform Tooling Products

MANSFIELD, Mass., January 8, 2008 - Trelleborg Emerson & Cuming, Inc. has appointed ThyssenKrupp Materials NA AIN Plastics Division, Madison Heights, MI, as exclusive distributor for its Syntac® and Eccolite® Ultra lines of machinable and castable syntactic foams for thermoform tooling. The high-performance Trelleborg family of materials now being handled by AIN Plastics comprises...

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Sheathing

Dow Develops Green Building and Carpet Backing Solutions

Midland, MI - November 07, 2007 At Dow, developing green building and design solutions is more than just a concept - it's a passion. This passion is detailed in Dow's 2015 Sustainability Goals, an ambitious multi-part program to address some of the most pressing economic, social and environmental concerns facing the global community over the next 10 years. These goals reflect Dow's commitment to...

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Foams

DuPont and NASA Sign Agreement to Develop Foam Insulation Reinforced with Kevlar® for Use in Next Generation Space Vehicles

WILMINGTON, Del., July 11 / / -- DuPont (NYSE:DD) today announced that it has signed a Space Act Agreement with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to jointly develop urethane foam insulation reinforced with DuPont(TM) Kevlar(R) fiber for use in a variety of future spacecraft, including the new launch vehicle being designed to replace the space shuttle. DuPont and scientists...

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Foam Formulations with Transcend® PUR Blends Offer Excellent Overall Performance as an Alternative to HCFC-22

Philadelphia, PA, April 5, 2007 - As the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has formally announced that the use of HCFC-22 will be phased out across North America in pour foam applications" on March 1, 2008 (this does not include marine foam applications), a major issue for remaining HCFC-22 users is which alternative to choose. Tests conducted by Arkema technologists have shown that...

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Stainless Steel Tube Insulation protects workers from heat.
Cleanroom Equipment

Stainless Steel Tube Insulation protects workers from heat.

Made from ZOTEK® F closed cell foam based on Kynar® PVDF, T-Tubes® are chemically resistant up to pH12, require no jacketing, and withstand temperatures from -55 to +311°F. Insulation exceeds ASTM E84 requirements with flame spread index of 5 and smoke developed index of 5. Clamshell design and overlapping adhesive tape closure afford one-step installation, protecting...

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Polyethylene Foam protects parts against shock, corrosion.
Foams

Polyethylene Foam protects parts against shock, corrosion.

In addition to cushioning metal products against shock, Rust-Shield(TM) contains Volatile Corrosion Inhibitor (VCI) compound that vaporizes and coats molecules on surface of metal to prevent corrosion. Product is suited for storing or shipping of metal parts. When parts are unwrapped, protective molecular layer immediately begins to dissipate. This leaves metal parts clean, corrosion-free, and...

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