Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT)

New DURANEX 750AM PBT Grade Comes with Hydrolysis Resistance

New DURANEX 750AM PBT Grade Comes with Hydrolysis Resistance

Offers 30% glass-reinforced, flame-retardant (FR) grade with low warpage, high rigidity, and heat and moisture resistance . Ideal for automotive applications such as communications devices and high-pressure parts for electric vehicles (EVs) and hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs). Features reduced shrinkage rate, improved flowability and reduces pressure distribution.

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DuPont Polymers in New Tankless Water Heaters Help Homeowners Meet New Regulations

Seisco Introduces Innovative Solutions for Single-Family Homes and Multi-Family Constructions WILMINGTON, Del. - – Seisco International is introducing the next generation Supercharger tankless water heater unit, which uses DuPont engineering polymers in several components.-  The units can help homeowners meet National Appliance Energy Conservation Act (NAECA) requirements, which were updated...

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PBT Engineering Plastic suits food equipment components.

PBT Engineering Plastic suits food equipment components.

With ultra detectable design, HYDEX-® 4101 UD Blue is visible to food conveyor line optical, X-ray, and metal detection systems. Engineers designing parts for food processing equipment will find particular success in applications in which parts are subjected to cleaning chemicals that are chlorine or caustic based. Available in rod and plate stocks,- wear resistant polymer is suited for pump...

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Ticona to Showcase Key High-Performance Engineering Polymers for E/E Components at DesignCon 2013

Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is showcasing its high-performance polymers used in the design and manufacturing of high-performance E/E components at Booth #523 during DesignCon 2013 Expo on Jan. 29 and 30 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California. The exhibit will highlight key high-temperature engineering polymers: -· Vectra-® / Zenite-® liquid...

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BASF at the Fakuma 2012: Plastics Without End

-· Thermoplastics in aircraft and on the solar roof -· Long glass fiber-reinforcement for garden tools -· Composite components for automobiles: in production and in the lab -· Brand new: PBT in injection molded food packaging -· Polyurethanes and masterbatch preparations Engineering plastics, polyurethanes and masterbatch preparations are once again the major topics of this year's BASF...

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PBT Polyester Resin Shapes withstand high impacts.

Approved for direct contact with food by FDA and other US and European agencies, Hydex-® 4101 and lubricated Hydex-® 4101L stock shapes are suitable for machined parts in food processing equipment. Hydex-® 4101 also offers resistance to typical cleaning chemicals such as chlorine and caustic solutions,- features- absorption rate as- much as 15 times less than nylon, and can withstand high...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics Teams with IAV GmbH to Develop EV & Hybrid Vehicle Powertrain Solutions with Advanced Lightweight Thermoplastics

MANNHEIM, Germany - Here at the VDI conference - Booth #74 - SABIC Innovative Plastics today announced its collaboration with IAV GmbH, a world leader in advanced vehicle and powertrain systems, to develop advanced thermoplastic solutions that can replace metal in electric vehicle (EV) and hybrid powertrain components. Specifically, the two companies are targeting new ways to optimize vehicle...

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RTP Company's Custom TPE Compounds Provide Watertight Seal for Wiring Harnesses

RTP Company's Custom TPE Compounds Provide Watertight Seal for Wiring Harnesses

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - When a well-known national truck fleet approached Maxi-Seal Harness Systems to design a new modular wiring harness for the underside of long-haul semi-trailer trucks, Maxi-Seal saw an opportunity to raise the bar and deliver a new level of reliability. With the help of custom compounder RTP Company, Maxi-Seal developed the new Defender commercial wiring harness system,...

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Fast Track to Success with Eco-Friendly Connectors

Fast Track to Success with Eco-Friendly Connectors

Halogen-free fire protection with Vectra-® LCP and Celanex-® XFR-® from Ticona Kelsterbach/Germany, Florence/Kentucky, September 16, 2009 - To remain competitive in the electrical /electronics industry today, eco-friendly solutions for fire protection are becoming increasingly important. For this reason, globally operating companies, Meritec and Molex, use Vectra-® LCP and Celanex-® XFR-®...

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BASF Has Material Expertise and Know-How with Laser Welding

Ultradur-® PBT ideal for electronic components WYANDOTTE, MI, June 22, 2009 -- BASF's expertise in laser welding and material science culminates in the Ultradur B4300 G6 resin, which provides the superior strength and stability required of the laser energy transmission (LET) process, easily supporting high precision laser welding. BASF's joining technology experts have developed a unique method...

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