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TPE Compounds target automotive manufacturers.

Based on styrenic TPE chemistry, Sarlink® Thermoplastic Elastomers exhibit strength and elasticity comparable to TPVs, but provide smoother part surfaces and equivalent or better long-term UV stability. Products come in variety of custom-matched colors and generally do not require pre-drying. Featuring service temperature up to 100°C,...

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AXION Ships ECOTRAX® 100% Recycled Composite Rail Ties to Passenger Railway in Europe

NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. - 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, today announced that it has shipped an order to a second European railroad for in track testing. The shipment includes 700 sleepers and 3 switch sets and will be used on a narrow...

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Plastics

Thermoplastic Compounds feature carbon fiber reinforcement.

Based on carbon fiber reinforced PEEK, PPA, PPS, and PEI resin systems, Ultra Performance Structural Compounds are manufactured using compounding techniques that maximize fiber integrity. Injection-moldable thermoplastic materials are available in high-temperature resin systems with carbon fiber reinforcement loadings from 20%–40% to meet range of application requirements in diverse markets. In...

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Planks

Tatra Plastics Announce the Manufacture of Fox Proof Chicken Houses from High Density Plastic Planks

PR What’s believed to be the world’s “fox-proof” chicken house is being manufactured from high density polythene Click & Fix plastic planking made by Tatra Plastics Manufacturing WWW.PLASTICPLANKS.CO.UKÂ-  at their factory in Norwood Green, Wyke near Bradford. All the walls and roof panels are made from Click & Fix, and metalwork and the roof edging and cap are made from a plastic...

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Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS)

Continental Head-Up Displays for Safe Driving Rely on Complex Components Molded with Fortron® PPS from Celanese

Rigid and Temperature Resistant Material Hits Sweet Spot Sulzbach, Germany, Florence, Ky., Shanghai, PR China – High-performance polymer Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), the global technology and specialty materials company, are used in head-up displays developed by Continental AG to assist in safe driving. The rigid, temperature resistant...

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Miscellaneous Plastics

Materials for 3D Printing offer rigid and flexible options.

Intended for use with ProJet® 5000 large-format 3D printer, VisiJet® M5 Black and M5-X suit professionalsÂ- requiring 3DS MultiJet Printing (MJP) accuracy, surface finish, and edge definition. As strong, flexible, polypropylene-like material, VisiJet M5 Black prints high-definition parts with intricate feature details accented by midnight black color. With hybrid...

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Miscellaneous Plastics

Solvay Specialty Polymers Announces Availability of Solviva® Biomaterials in Brazil

Latest Expansion Targets Growing Brazilian Demand for Thermoplastic Biomaterials in Orthopedic and Cardiovascular Applications ALPHARETTA, Ga.,Â- – The Solviva® Biomaterials line of high-performance plastics for implantable applications – manufactured by Solvay Specialty Polymers - is now commercially available in Brazil, the company has announced. The biomaterials line, previously...

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AXION Recycled Plastics Signs $42,000,000 Contract
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AXION Recycled Plastics Signs $42,000,000 Contract

Recently launched recycled plastics subsidiary is awarded a multi-year contract with one of the largest thermoplastics companies in the US NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J. — In a major deal adding $42 million of new revenues, AXION International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB:AXIH), a leader in recycled plastic and plastic composite, today announced that its subsidiary, AXION Recycled Plastics Incorporated, signed...

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Polyethylene Terephthalate Glycol (PETG)

PETG Sheeting complies with U.S. FDA requirements.

Combining GP and VI grades into one product offering that is FDA-compliant, VIVAK® PETG Transparent Co-Polyester is suited for applications that require deep draws, complex die cuts, and precise molded-in details without sacrificing structural integrity. Product offers balance of strengthÂ- and ease of fabrication, and can be decorated by painting, silk screening, or hot stamping.

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Sintered Porous Materials for Medical Applications
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Sintered Porous Materials for Medical Applications

Porvair Filtration Group, an international leader in high performance filtration and separation materials and products for the medical, pharmaceutical and life science industries will be exhibiting at the Medica / CompaMed 2013 trade show in DÃ-¼sseldorf. On Stand F-08 in Hall 8a, Porvair will showcase regulatory approved BioVyon™ sintered porous plastic materials and its flagship product,...

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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber
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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber

Tekna is a leader in Monoplace and Multiplace Hyperbaric Chambers for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), offering products that set the standard for quality and innovation. Our new 7200 series of multiplace chambers is a state-of-the-art system that integrates advanced engineering with a plethora of features and options making it the industry's premier HBOT system. To learn more, see our video.

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