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Glass-Filled PAEK offers alternative to PEEK products.

Available in pellet form in light beige and black, 30% glass-reinforced AvaSpire® AV-652 features nominal melt viscosity of 0.49 kPa-s and is designed for processing by injection molding. Material resists variety of chemicals including acids, bases, and most organic solvents. Hydrolytic stability allows prolonged use in hot water and steam environments. In addition, material resists...

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Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

Owens Corning to Supply Growing North American Long Fiber Thermoplastics Market

Two new products from Owens Corning provide outstanding processing characteristics, helping producers increase capacity to meet a market expected to grow by 7.3% per year ORLANDO, Fla. - Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements for composite systems, is preparing to meet growing demand for glass fiber reinforced long fiber thermoplastics (LFT) with two...

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Immunoassay Systems

Chromatin Immunoprecipitation Assay uses sintered porous plastics.

Chromatrap®Â- chromatin immunoprecipitation (ChIP) assay, which utilizes BioVyon™ sintered porous plastic material chemically bound to Protein A or Protein G, captures antibody-tagged DNA protein complexes associated with cancers. Manufactured by cGMP processes, regulatory approved BioVyon materials exhibit minimal particle shedding, extractables, and bioburden and are suited...

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Sintered Porous Plastics can help understand cancer.
Plastics

Sintered Porous Plastics can help understand cancer.

Offered in variety of shapes and sizes, ranging from 2 mm to 2 m diameter, BioVyon™ Porous Plastics are primarily made from polyethylene or polypropylene and are produced with pore sizes from 5–100 micron and porosities from 35–50%. Plastics can be molded into complex 3D shapes, or cut from roll or flat sheet. Offering chemical compatibility and resistance to most acids, bases, and...

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Hydrophilic Porous Plastic suits life science applications.
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Hydrophilic Porous Plastic suits life science applications.

Manufactured using cGMP processes and available in pore sizes from 5–100 micron (mean flow pore), BioVyon™ hydrophilic porous plastic exhibits low extractables, uniform pore size, and stability. Sintered porous plastics provide benefits wherever aqueous solutions are used in filtration, wicking, and fluid transfer. Also, use can reduce number of column condition steps within solid phase...

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Plastic Injection Molding Services

Biopolymer Partners Program at Harbec, Inc. Provides Sustainable Solutions to Vendors, Customers

New York State manufacturer, Harbec, Inc. launches its Biopolymer Partners Program to support the validation and accelerated use of bio-based polymers in plastics injection molding. Ontario, NY Based in Ontario, NY, Harbec, Inc. (www.harbec.com) is best known as an innovative tooling, machining, prototype development, molding and production company. HARBEC excels in the use of innovative...

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Polyamide Compounds with Recycled Content Enable Processors to Save on Costs and Meet 'Green' Requirements

Now Available in Europe, Recyclon® Nylon Compounds Are Custom-Formulated by Teknor Apex with a Wide Range of Recycled Content OLDBURY, WEST MIDLANDS, UK - European plastics processors now have access to recycled polyamide compounds that come with the quality assurance of Teknor Apex Company, one of the world's leading custom compounders and a specialist in polyamide formulations, the...

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SABIC Scores at the World Cup with Innovative Material Solutions for Stadiums
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SABIC Scores at the World Cup with Innovative Material Solutions for Stadiums

Spectators at this year's World Cup tournament in Brazil are enjoying an improved viewing experience thanks to SABIC's durable, impact- and weather-resistant LEXAN™ sheet and system solutions used in the construction of two of the stadiums. SABIC has provided 53,620m2 of roof glazing and facades for a total of four arenas in Brazil, including two of the World Cup stadiums. Architects who...

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Molded RG vs. "KISS" RG
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Molded RG vs. "KISS" RG

Molded RG vs. KISS" RG Continued development and improved design has led us to begin manufacturing our special process RG media in mold form!Â-  Our RG plastic media has always been a premium product that leaves a very smooth finish and great pre-plate for all types of materials.  Past production of this media was performed using a "kiss machine" that gave a shape much like a Hershey...

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Railroad Ties

AXION Receives $890,000 Purchase Order for ECOTRAX 100% Recycled Composite Rail Ties from Large Multi-National Industrial Company

International Business Continues To Grow ZANESVILLE, Ohio - AXION International Holdings, Inc. (AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite technologies used to produce ECOTRAX® rail ties/sleepers and STRUXURE® building products, and a vertically integrated re-processor and supplier of recycled plastic, today announced that it has received a new purchase order of...

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