Polyester

Liquid Crystal Polymers are halogen-free.

Inherently flame resistant without additives, Vectra G141 is 35% glass-filled, while Vectra G441 is 35% mineral- and glass-filled. Both Vectra G grades offer E/E component manufacturers opportunity to achieve dimensional stability in thin-wall parts, even at temperatures higher than 260-

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Spartech Corp. to Launch Three New Sustainable Packaging Technologies at Pack Expo 2009

Top-Level Executives and Packaging Technology Experts will be Available for Media Interviews to Discuss New High-End Green Products and Their Applications Spartech Corporation, a pioneer and leader in the development of sustainable, innovative packaging technologies, will introduce three new cutting-edge packaging solutions at Pack Expo 2009, Oct. 5 - 7 in Las Vegas. Top level management will be...

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Reliable, High-Strength Celanex® XFR® PBT From Ticona Helps HVAC Supplier Deliver Eco-Friendly Control System

Reliable, High-Strength Celanex® XFR® PBT From Ticona Helps HVAC Supplier Deliver Eco-Friendly Control System

Florence, Ky., Kelsterbach, Germany, July 17, 2009 - Kieback& Peter, a Berlin-based supplier of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment and system solutions, relies on Celanex-® XFR-® for the housing of its new miniature actuator. The thermoplastic polyester (PBT) from Ticona Engineering Polymers complies with UL 94 V-0 and is flame-retardant without halogens or antimony - a...

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Ticona to Showcase Innovative Polymer Resins for Use in Fiber, Nonwoven and Film Products at Booth #1845

Atlanta, March 19, 2008 - Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is showcasing the latest innovations in polymer resins for use in fiber, nonwoven and film products at Techtextil North America 2008 at the Cobb Galleria Centre here from April 1 to 3. These diverse products and comprehensive technical services are developed by Ticona for customers in a variety of...

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JDSU Advances Polarization Component Customization for Broad Range of Biomedical, Consumer and Instrumentation Applications

Unique Technology Combination Enables Higher Resolution, Sharper Focus, Enhanced Contrast and New Features SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 21 -- Photonics West (Booth 1327) -- JDSU (Nasdaq: JDSU; and TSX: JDU) is advancing the world of polarization optics with today's announcement of its ability to combine thin-film and liquid crystal polymer technologies to produce high-quality custom birefringent...

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Vectra® LCP Gives LED Packaging from Spectrum Plastics Ability to Withstand Lead-Free Soldering

Vectra® LCP Gives LED Packaging from Spectrum Plastics Ability to Withstand Lead-Free Soldering

Florence, Ky., Sept. 24, 2007 - Injection molded LED packages for high-brightness lighting applications must withstand temperatures above 260°C during lead-free soldering and be produced in fine detail with great precision. To gain these abilities for the millions of LED open-cavity packages it produces each year, Spectrum Plastics, a business of Barnes Group Inc., turned to the Vectra® S...

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Hella Chooses Vectra® LCP for Key Element in New Auto Climate Sensors

Sensor Expo, Rosemont, Ill., June 12, 2007 - Hella, a major automotive supplier based in Lippstadt, Germany, has adopted Vectra® liquid crystal polymer (LCP) from Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, for the core mechanical component in its new generation of sunlight and ambient light sensors for auto air conditioning systems. This element is made using...

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Vectra® LCP Gives Auto Sensor Housing from Spectrum Plastics Needed Precision, Dimensional Stability

Sensor Expo, Rosemont, Ill., June 12, 2007 - Vectra® liquid crystal polymer (LCP) from Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, gives Spectrum Plastics the precision molding and high dimensional stability it needs when molding the open-cavity package for a car-safety-system stability sensor. Spectrum Plastics, a business of Barnes Group Inc., produces multiple versions...

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Hella Turns to Vectra® LCP for Auto Distance Sensor Cover

Hella Turns to Vectra® LCP for Auto Distance Sensor Cover

Sensor Expo, Rosemont, Ill., June 12, 2007 - When Hella, a major automotive supplier based in Lippstadt, Germany, developed a new lane-change assistance system to help prevent dangerous traffic situations, it adopted Vectra® liquid crystal polymer (LCP) for the cover plate protecting the sensitive distance sensors at the heart of the system to ensure they function reliability. The LCP, which is...

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