Materials & Material Processing

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Shoe Cleaner with internal controls to adjust brush speed.

Oct 25, 2016

Brushing and vacuuming of shoes at the push of a lever, Motorized Shoe Cleaner features 5 brushes placed at various angles to clean all surfaces of the shoe. Suitable for labs, cleanrooms and gowning rooms, cleaner is housed in damage-resistant, thermo-formed plastic that is compatible with cleanrooms. With easy to reach on-off lever, shoe cleaners come with, or without, an internal vacuum system... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

MagneGas2 Cutting Fuel Selected by New York Department of Transportation

Oct 25, 2016

Two Divisions of the New York Department of Transportation Select MagneGas2(R) for Metal Cutting and Repairs TAMPA, FL - 10/19/16 - MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA) a leading technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts renewable and liquid waste into MagneGas2® fuel, announced today that two divisions of the New York... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Parking Station extends lifespan of dual-wire monitors.

Oct 25, 2016

Featuring adhesive backing that allows mounting to any surface located near operator, SCS 770040 MagSnap 360™ Parking Station provides storage terminal for wrist cord when workstation is unoccupied. Product helps extend overall lifespan of dual-wire monitors because it spares operator jacks from mechanical wear and tear of constant insertion and removal of wrist cord. Dual-wire monitor will... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Air Products Wins Chemours Contract for Multiple Gases Supply

Oct 24, 2016

New Air Separation Unit to Produce Tonnage Quantities of Oxygen, Nitrogen and Argon LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 18, 2016-Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced the signing of an agreement for the supply of multiple industrial gases to Chemours Company FC, LLC. Air Products will build, own and operate an air separation unit (ASU) in New Johnsonville, Tennessee to produce oxygen, nitrogen, and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

A. Schulman To Expand With New Sheet Molding Compound Production Line In Europe

Oct 24, 2016

AKRON, Ohio,  -- A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM), a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and composites, today announced that it will expand its compounding capacity with the addition of a new sheet molding compound ("SMC") production line in Germany. The new line will be operational by the end of 2017. Furthermore, in order to address increased demand from... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Aqueous Ozone Cleaning Solutions are Green Seal certified.

Oct 24, 2016

Solution generated by CCT-Caddy and CCT 3.0 Fill Station is certified to Green Seal's standard for Cleaning Products for Industrial and Institutional Use. CCT Caddy, consisting of touch-free mobile cleaning unit that generates aqueous ozone cleaning solution, allows for on-demand cleaning where needed. Wall mounted and connected to water source, Fill Station generates aqueous ozone cleaning... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Addivant(TM) Earns Formal Food-Contact Approval in Canada for Nonylphenol-Free Antioxidant, Weston® 705

Oct 21, 2016

DANBURY, Conn., October 14, 2016 - Addivant™, the world’s leading supplier of liquid phosphite antioxidants for plastics, announced today that its nonylphenol-free stabilizer, WESTON® 705, has received a letter of no objection from the Bureau of Chemical Safety within Health Canada’s Food Directorate allowing the material to be used in a broad range of food-contact applications. This... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Packaging Branding Effects enable unique design options.

Oct 21, 2016

Creating depth and texture on flat surfaces, IM3D Surface Imagery Technology promotes branding options for packaging, personal electronics, and other applications. Impress™ High Gloss, Metallic Effect Concentrates provides packaging with ultra-glossy, metallic effect. Also available, LubriOne™ Wear-Resistant Solutions come in specialty engineered material formulations that extend use and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Backlit Polycarbonate Film reduces hot spots.

Oct 21, 2016

Offering rigidity needed for many applications, 15 mil JetView™ Latex White Translucent Matte/Gloss Backlit Polycarbonate Film minimizes need for mounting film post-print. Product offers optimized ink adhesion, with vibrancy across color spectrum. Light transmission of 32.5% helps diffuse light in way that will minimize hot spots when backlit, but also allows enough light through to ensure... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

UV LED Curing Systems support precision assembly.

Oct 20, 2016

With up to 4 LED heads, 16 W/cm² peak irradiance, and Intelli-Lamp® technology, OmniCure® LX500 UV LED Spot Curing System provides optical stability for consistent and repeatable assembly of electronics and industrial manufacturing applications. System has 2.4 in color LCD that can be programmed and controlled using 4-way keypad by PLC, or via USB connected to PC. Air-cooled OmniCure AC5... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

End-User Stories of EnerBurn in Minnesota Business Magazine Feature on Efficiency in Transportation Industry

Oct 19, 2016

In the ultra-competitive logistics and transportation business, efficiency isn’t a made-for-marketing convenience. It’s a matter of necessity. “I don’t like ‘sustainability’ as a buzzword,” says Daniel Nelsen, global logistics manager for Wayzata Home Products, a Minnetonka-based home remodel supplier. “Logistics is sustainability. It’s not just tightening up here or there;... Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Lubricants, Capstock Ccompounds protect wood plastic composites.

Oct 19, 2016

Used to reduce required loading levels, Lubricant packages STRUKTOL® TPW 617 and TPW 618 target processors requiring viscosity reduction and optimized flow through die without negatively affecting functional requirements. Engineered capstock compounds for WPC decking materials include STRUKTOL® SA 1242, which provides durability combined with scratch/mar resistance, adhesion to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Valor Vertical Shaft Impactor from Superior with feed sizes up to 8".

Oct 18, 2016

Used in crushing bulk materials and producing a cubically-shaped product, the Valor Vertical Shaft Impactor is an impact style crusher used in industries. Possessing a right angled pinion gearbox and a hydraulically-powered lifting lid a combination of automatic and manual safety interlocks works together for a safer deck-mounted motor and safe access to all the components and the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Robot Conveyor System automates filling of molds.

Oct 18, 2016

Featuring gantry robot with integrated slip roller conveyor system, RC Series handles filling of molds and other parts on pallets and trays. X Y Z motion system is located above dispensing plane to allow straddling over conveyor with rigid structure in space saving package. Modular design accommodates up to 16 valves making it suitable for multiple color applications. Motion paths may be directly... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Cast Elastomer Systems meets cure, performance needs sans mercury.

Oct 18, 2016

Mercury-free cold cast elastomer systems for molds, rollers, liners, and cast urethane parts can cure in warm, humid conditions, which meets needs of manufacturers of large molded parts necessitating long open times. Available in custom formulations for any application, these 100% solids, zero VOC systems offer hardness from Shore A 40 to Shore D 80 and can be hand mixed or machine... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Universal's Flexbond Wins Global Technology Award at SMTA International

Oct 17, 2016

Unique architecture enables the first true volume solution for today’s consumer demands. Universal Instruments’ Flexbond™ hot bar bonding platform was presented the Global SMT Packaging Global Technology Award at the 2016 SMTA International trade show in Chicago, IL as the top machine in the “Bonding Equipment” category. Winners were selected by an independent, international panel and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Atmosphere Box Furnace heat treats small batches of parts.

Oct 17, 2016

Featuring 12 x 18 x 12 in. work chamber and programmable temperature controller, Treet-All™ Light Industrial Box Furnace offers temperature range of 1400–2050°F with work area uniformity of ±25°. Retort minimizes amount of oxygen within chamber by purging with nitrogen. To ensure quick heating and low heat storage, furnace uses vacuum formed ceramic fiber insulation. System includes... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Wood Treatment, Additive protect exteriors in marine environments.

Oct 17, 2016

Formulated for ease of use, SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment is translucent, can be applied over varnish, and dries at rates permitting application of 3–4 coats/day. Solution uses water-based application technology, has UV inhibitors and no smell, and cleans up with soap and water. Also available, EZ-Poxy Performance Enhancer can be used in all Pettit high-gloss solvent-based topside paints.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Rust and Corrosion Inhibitor protects metal parts.

Oct 17, 2016

Used to prevent rust and corrosion on any type of metal, MetalRustGuard comes in roll form and is non-toxic, environmentally friendly, and FDA-approved. This self-adhesive protective wrap, which is reusable and requires minimal cleanup after removal, does not require use of any other Volatile Corrosion Inhibitor (VCI). Applications include short- and long-term protection regarding... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit Its Growing Portfolio of Vydyne® PA66 Solutions at K 2016

Oct 17, 2016

HOUSTON – Ascend Performance Materials will be showcasing its most recent innovative grades of Vydyne® PA66 at the K Show, the world’s largest plastics trade show, in Dusseldorf from October 19-26. Ascend, the world’s largest fully-integrated producer of PA66 resin, manufactures materials used in the automotive, consumer, industrial, textile, electrical and electronic and carpet... Read More