Plastics

Miscellaneous Compounds

Rotational Molding Utilized Increasingly for Product Conversion

Rotational molding is being utilized to convert products made out of other materials into polyethylene. Fiberglass, metals such as aluminum and steel, as well as other types of plastic applications are all being redesigned to be rotomolded. Rotationally molded products have a variety of advantages including longer lifespan, durability, lower maintenance costs and ease of repair. Polyethylene's...

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Polyester

Zenite® LCP Solves Bow Issues in Molding Tiger Eye(TM) Series TEM Terminal Strip from Samtec Inc.

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China – Zenite® from Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is the only liquid crystal polymer (LCP) to deliver the required ultra-flatness for the Tiger Eye™ Series TEM terminal strip from Samtec Inc., a worldwide manufacturer of electronic interconnects. “The only LCP material we’ve found to meet our...

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Development Services

Biomedical Structures to Showcase Medical Textile Technology and Drug Delivery Platform with TissueGen at MD&M East

WHO:Â- Ã‚ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â  Biomedical Structures LLC (BMS), provider of biomedical textiles for medical devices and other clinical applications, will exhibit its medical textile engineering capabilities using absorbable and non-absorbable fibers for orthopedics, cardiology, general surgery, and tissue engineering...

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Ensinger Special Polymers Offers Economy and Flexibility with Compression Molded High Performance Plastics
Compression Molding Services

Ensinger Special Polymers Offers Economy and Flexibility with Compression Molded High Performance Plastics

Ensinger Special Polymers, Inc., a leader in compression molding of high performance, high temperature thermoplastics, offers economy and flexibility with smaller quantity production runs. High performance engineering materials are often the best choice to solve the most challenging engineering problems, but some applications do not require high volume production runs. Ensinger Special Polymers...

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Engineering Plastics Perform Well in Fracking Operations Used in Oil and Gas Exploration
Oil and Gas Field Equipment

Engineering Plastics Perform Well in Fracking Operations Used in Oil and Gas Exploration

Ensinger Engineering Plastics offer characteristics essential for successful fracking operations. During the fracking process, it is necessary to isolate sections of the well. This is accomplished by using specialized equipment known as packers and frac sleeves. Once this equipment has been sent to the proper depth, fracturing begins by sending precisely sized frac balls down the well. Each ball...

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Polyester

Ticona to Exhibit High-Temperature Polymers at ITB Automotive Engine Air and Cooling 2013

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, will showcase its high-temperature polymers for under-hood and powertrain applications during the ITB Group Automotive Engine Air and Cooling 2013 conference on Thursday, June 6, at the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel in Michigan. The Ticona exhibit will highlight the newest Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) material...

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Food and Beverage Containers

PET-Based Material improves packaging clarity, performance.

Consisting of crystallized PET-based concentrate withÂ- built-in catalyst to promote oxidation, AmosorbT Plus oxygen scavenging solution enhances container clarity to help achieve aesthetic goals while also reducing haze to promote recyclability. Product offers protection for non-carbonated foods and beverages for up to 6 months or longer, depending on container design. Using...

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Vacuum Forming (Thermoforming) Services

Drape Forming can create desired shape without vacuum.

Drape Forming consists of process whereby plastic sheet is heated to state where it can be pressed, bent, or formed into or over mandrel to create desired shape. Since plastic is typically not stretched during process, it retains its full dimensional thickness from that of its original form. If sheet is clear or textured, it will also retain surface features post-processing. Typical applications...

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Miscellaneous Controls

DME Back at Amerimold 2013 Showcasing Efficiency and Precision

Stop by Booth #305 to See Extensive Moldmaking Supplies Offer On June 11-12, you'll find DME in Booth #305 at amerimold 2013 a trade show, technical conference and networking event in Rosemont, IL, that connects mold manufacturing and plastic injection molding. A leading manufacturer of mold technologies, DME will be featuring products from their extensive moldmaking supplies offer including:...

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Plastic Injection Molding Services

Compostable Plastics suit thermoforming and injection molding.

With processing window of 176–248°F, ecovio® T2308 is suitable for thermoformed trays and cups. Content of ecoflex® compostable polyester ensures material is not too stiff or too brittle so products are not damaged during transportation and storage. Material is translucent and can be sealed with cover films. Dimensionally stable under heat up to 131°F, injection-molding...

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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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