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General Plastics to Spotlight Latest High-Temperature Tooling and Thermoformable Foam Boards at AeroDef® Manufacturing

Polyurethane innovator will demonstrate high-performing, cost-effective tooling material alternatives TACOMA, Wash. – General Plastics Manufacturing Company will participate in the 2013 AeroDef Manufacturing conference and exposition March 19-21 in Long Beach, California – the premier technology showcase for the aerospace and defense manufacturing industry. The company will feature its...

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Container Liners

General Plastics to Showcase Time-Tested Foam Systems

Polyurethane pioneer will demonstrate impact resistance of nuclear material casings and shipping containers, debut nuclear-industry sample kits TACOMA, Wash. – General Plastics Manufacturing Company, which has protected nuclear transportation packages from fire and collision for four decades, will be exhibiting at the 2013 Waste Management Conference February 24-28 in Phoenix, Arizona....

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Soft-Touch IP Panels Using MuCell® Process Are Finalist in SPE Automotive Innovation Awards
Miscellaneous Panels

Soft-Touch IP Panels Using MuCell® Process Are Finalist in SPE Automotive Innovation Awards

Daimler's Actros Truck Makes Unique Use of Microcellular Foam Technology WILMINGTON, Mass.- Highly aesthetic soft-touch instrument panels for Daimler's Actros truck, which make innovative use of Trexel's MuCell® process, have been named a finalist in the body interior category of the Society of Automotive Engineers' (SPE) Automotive Innovation Awards competition. The 42nd annual Innovation...

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Plastic Injection Molding Services

MuCell® Process Is Showcased at Fakuma 2012

Demonstration Parts Highlight Unique Advantages of Microcellular Foam Technology FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany - Trexel Inc., based in Wilmington, Mass., will showcase its MuCell® technology with several partner companies at the FAKUMA International Trade Fair for Plastics Processing October 16-20 in Friedrichshafen, Germany. The MuCell process will be used to manufacture two demonstration parts...

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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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Tubes and Tubing

Curbell Plastics Exhibiting at SGIA Expo in Las Vegas

Curbell Plastics, celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, supplies plastic sheet, rod, tube, films, adhesives, and tapes to a wide range of industries, and is proud to be taking part in the upcoming SGIA Expo in Las Vegas, NV. The event, scheduled October 18-20, 2012, will feature exhibits from across the Specialty Imaging and Imaging Technology worlds. Curbell will be present with its' line...

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LEL Closed Cell PE Foam is suited for military applications.
Packaging Materials

LEL Closed Cell PE Foam is suited for military applications.

Available in 2 x 24 x 108 in., charcoal black-colored planks and densities of 2.2, 4, 6, and 9 lb/ft³, PolyPlank® low explosive limit (LEL) closed cell polyethylene (PE) foam targets military applications requiring cushioning materials containing 10% or lower VOCs. Cushioning properties, which protect against impact and vibrations incurred during...

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Resins

At Aircraft Interiors Expo Americas, SABIC Will Exhibit New Additions to Its Broad Materials Portfolio Addressing Top Aerospace Challenges

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - At Aircraft Interiors Expo Americas, SABIC Will Exhibit New Additions to its Broad Materials Portfolio Addressing Top Aerospace Challenges At the Aircraft Interiors Expo Americas in Seattle, Wash., to be held Sept. 25-27, SABIC's Innovative Plastics business will highlight new additions to its exceptionally broad portfolio of specialty materials for the aerospace industry,...

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Sealed Air's Packaging Solutions Protect Priceless Items Ranging from Pre-Historic to Space Age
Foams

Sealed Air's Packaging Solutions Protect Priceless Items Ranging from Pre-Historic to Space Age

Sealed Air Partners with Seattle's Museum of Flight to Transport Space Shuttle Trainer ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. - Sealed Air protective packaging experts are no strangers to the process of safely transporting valuable and sometimes priceless objects, such as the world's most completed reticulated dinosaur fossil, which they assisted with safely transporting in 2008. Now these packaging experts have...

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Sealed Air Receives Third-Party Recycled Content Certification
Foams

Sealed Air Receives Third-Party Recycled Content Certification

Scientific Certification Systems' Independent Research Verifies Company's Sustainability Leadership GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas - Demonstrating Sealed Air's commitment to sustainability, the Ethafoam® MRC and Ethafoam® HRC recycled content polyethylene foams, produced in the Grand Prairie, TX facility, have received Recycled Material Content certification from Scientific Certification...

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Medical Urethane Foams are die cut to specification.
Foams

Medical Urethane Foams are die cut to specification.

Exhibiting compression-set resistance, Custom Die Cut PORON® Medical Urethane Foams provide cushioned gasket seal that will not break down over extended use. Products are available from 0.030-1 in. thick with ±0.005 in. tolerance, in various colors, with or without adhesive backings. Offered in 4 grades of compressibility, determined by compression deflection, foams have open-cell,...

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