Fiber

Materials & Material Processing

Isofrax® 1400 Fiber meets European regulatory standards.

Sep 27, 2017

Isofrax® 1400 Low Bio-Persistent Fiber comes with high temperature performance up to 1400°C. Unit offers thermal conductivity, thermal shock resistance and low heat storage. Product features high solubility in simulated body fluids and is available in blanket and module variants.

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Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Latex Coated Textiles feature proprietary coating for HP latex inks.

Aug 17, 2017

Latex Coated Textiles can be used for SEG frame systems, high-end retail, tradeshow exhibits, POP, backdrops, banner stands, roll-up displays and interior decors. Units provide color consistency, image sharpness and wide color range. These textiles are constructed with superior print receptive treatment for improving the beauty of printing with latex ink technology.

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Materials & Material Processing

Michelman Fiber Sizing Used in Manufacturing of World's First Composite Overwrapped Pressure Vessel (COPV) made with Recycled Carbon Fiber

Jun 29, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (June 27, 2017) - For the first time anywhere in the world, continuous recycled carbon fiber tow was used to manufacture a composite overwrapped pressure vessel (COPV). Steelhead Composites, Vartega and Michelman, all members of the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), collaborated on the project. The achievement marks the first time that waste... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Nucsafe Inc.’s Lithium-6 Glass Fiber Soars Above Earth on the International Space Station in a Nasa Designed Instrument

Apr 14, 2017

Oak Ridge, TN – Nucsafe Inc., a developer and manufacturer of radiation detection equipment, announced its lithium-6 glass fiber is currently travelling aboard the International Space Station (ISS). The lithium-6 glass fiber, manufactured by Nucsafe, was incorporated into an instrument designed and developed by NASA and sent to the ISS. This instrument was developed to monitor radiation... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Atlas Tissue Launches New Green Heritage Tissue Line

Apr 03, 2017

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MIAMI, FL, March 27, 2017 - Atlas Tissue is pleased to introduce the Green Heritage® line of recycled tissue products to the at-home market. Atlas Tissue, a business of Resolute... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Michelman to Focus on the Power of Fiber Sizings at JEC World 2017

Feb 17, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (February 15, 2017) – Michelman will use this year’s JEC World 2017 event in Paris, France to feature its versatile line of fiber sizings that are used by fiber producers and composite manufacturers to produce stronger, lighter and more durable composite parts. The company’s broad portfolio of products allows customers to tailor the surface chemistry of reinforcement... 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

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Toray to Exhibit at CAMX 2016 and Showcase its Advanced Carbon Fiber and Engineered Products

Oct 14, 2016

TACOMA, Wash., Sept. 19, 2016 - Toray Carbon Fibers America, Inc. and Toray Composites (America), Inc. will be exhibiting at CAMX in Anaheim, California September 27-29 in booth T84 to promote their latest innovations in Carbon Fiber and Composite Material. Toray's TORAYCA® brand carbon fibers are globally recognized for their outstanding performance, quality and processing consistency,... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products

Tissue Manufacturer Benefits from Upgrade to Unidrive M

Oct 13, 2016

A leading manufacturer of tissue and paper-based consumer products has upgraded to Control Techniques Unidrive M variable speed drives.Soffass SpA, based in Porcari, Italy, is part of the Sofidel group of companies. It produces a range of products including Regina, as well as a wide selection of other products aimed at the global consumer tissue paper market. These include toilet paper, kitchen... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Super Heavy-Duty Tape supports molten metal below weld joint.

Oct 07, 2016

Argweld® Weld Backing Tape™ provides support needed to produce perfect weld underbeads when welding with currents of up 80, 160, 240, or 600 A. Supporting and protecting weld root from oxidation, this glass fiber weld backing system traps inert gas from weld torch to hold gas surrounding weld pool and effectively provide back purge facility. Each of 4 grades features 3 in. wide... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

LCP Monofilament allows MRI-guided vascular intervention.

Sep 14, 2016

MRI-compatible LCP monofilament overcomes limitation of other vascular visualization procedures while removing radiation exposure from procedure. Along with LCP (liquid crystal polymer), or thermoplastic resin, properties, this Class VI-approved and autoclavable product provides optimized torque response, pushability, and kink resistance. Tensile strength provides safe braiding option for... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Blockout Fabric gathers attention in retail, expo settings.

Aug 26, 2016

Available for retail and exposition settings in widths to 126 in., Midnight Blockout features acrylic black back that maximizes blockout properties and durability. These properties, along with media's slight stretch, suit tradeshow industry usage with diverse frame types. Promoting color and image sharpness to attract attention, fabric meets NFPA 701 FR specifications and offers Dye... Read More

Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry, Materials & Material Processing

DFNDR Armor Selects Honeywell Spectra® Material for New Military and Law Enforcement Body Armor

Aug 01, 2016

Honeywell's Spectra® fiber to be used exclusively for RD of next-generation body armor technology DFNDR Armor to use Spectra Shield to manufacture one of today's lightest, most high-protection lines of body armor plates MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., July 27, 2016 - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that DFNDR Armor, a leading engineer of U.S.-made advanced body armor systems, is using... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

Tough Enough to Protect the Power Grid: Southern States LLC Selects GlasArmor(TM) Panels from PolyOne

Jun 24, 2016

CLEVELAND, June 20, 2016 - Southern States LLC, a Georgia manufacturer of products for the electric utility industry, recently selected PolyOne's industry-leading GlasArmor™ continuous glass-fiber composite panels to create its new custom Ballisti-Wall® and Ballisti-Cover® ballistic-resistant solutions. These innovative products are used in the construction of protective, surrounding... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Uno & Company Ltd. Launches New Bromine-Free Synthetic Hair Fibers Using FRX Polymers® Nofia® Flame Retardant

Jun 09, 2016

Bromine-Free Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi Fibers are Easy to Curl, Tangle-Free, and Easily Blended with Human Hair CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Uno Company Ltd. (UNO), Wanju-gun, South Korea, has announced the launch of new synthetic hair fibers for wigs and weaves which use bromine-free Nofiaflame retardant (FR) from FRX Polymers Inc. The new synthetic hair fibers, called Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi, offer a range... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

SPME Fibers feature high-performance construction.

Jun 06, 2016

Optimized for PAL system autosamplers and compatible with most GC inlets, PAL solid phase microextraction (SPME) fibers feature aluminum hub for durability and are suitable for diverse analyte chemistries and sample matrices. SPME fibers for polar and nonpolar target analytes across range of molecular weights and volatilities. SPME automated sample preparation, which reduces sample... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Custom-Fabricated Thermal Management Materials Save Time, Money

May 24, 2016

ROCHESTER, NY – Web Seal fabricates custom thermal management materials manufactured by Bergquist, Chomerics, Kerafol, 3M, MHW, and Chang Sung for a wide variety of industries, including automotive, communication, defense /aerospace, textiles, food processing, chemical industries, and medical instruments.  With advances in electronics, thermal management is especially critical due to growing... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Transportation Industry Products

Canvas Experts Wins MFA Award of Excellence

Apr 25, 2016

Canvas Experts, of Ocean City, Maryland, was honored by the Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) with an Award of Excellence for Rigid Enclosures. Designer Michael Varga and fabricator Victor Albino used Safety Components' innovative BreakWater X™ in their winning installation. When Varga and Albino came upon Brenda Lou, an Albemarle 330 Express, they found the original enclosure was... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

LMA Double-Clad Optical Fibers expand laser design capabilities.

Mar 15, 2016

TrueLase™ 10/130 Active and Passive LMA Double-Clad Optical Fibers are ytterbium-doped gain and matching passive fibers that enable production of performance-, reliability-, and consistency-optimized lasers and amplifiers utilizing true single-mode fiber designs. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Knit Polyester Backlit Fabric yields vibrant illuminated graphics.

Feb 25, 2016

Available in widths to 122 in., Supernova is engineered to produce illuminated graphics for display in retail and expo markets. This REACH-compliant, knitted, polyester backlit fabric yields color consistency, image sharpness, and color vibrancy while also meeting NFPA 701 FR specifications. Attributes support various ink compatibility options, including dye sub direct, dye sub transfer,... Read More