Polyethylene

Next-Generation LLDPE Packaging Based on Weston® 705 Antioxidant Hits Consumer Shelves
Polyethylene

Next-Generation LLDPE Packaging Based on Weston® 705 Antioxidant Hits Consumer Shelves

DANBURY, Conn. (March 21, 2017) - A new generation of linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) packaging based on Addivant’s nonylphenol-free stabilizer WESTON® 705 has successfully hit consumer shelves, bringing a new level of safety, performance, and efficiency in food packaging across the U.S., Europe, and Asia. With the arrival of these new commercial packaging applications, the entire...

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Pouches

Printpack's Pouch feature recyclability.

With combination of coatings, barriers and closures, Printpack’s Pouch helps to combat food waste and preserves product flavor, color and aroma to maximize shelf life. Featured with reverse-printed laminated structure, pouch protects graphics ensuring pristine presentation of product’s lifespan. Suitable for multi-or single-serve snacks like nuts, cookies, crackers and chips, unit offers...

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Interstate Plastics Provides Broad Range of Mechanical Plastics to Machine Shops Nationwide
Polyethylene

Interstate Plastics Provides Broad Range of Mechanical Plastics to Machine Shops Nationwide

SACRAMENTO, Calif.,Â- – Interstate Plastics offers mechanical plastics to machine shops for engineering, commercial and retail markets. With a large network of exceptional machine shops and manufacturers, Interstate Plastics works to provide solutions for a wide variety of machining applications. Interstate Plastics assists customers in finding solutions for custom components and parts,...

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Containment Systems

Raven Industries' Engineered Films Division Launches New Geomembrane Product Line

Sioux Falls, SDÂ- – Raven Industries’ Engineered Films Division (NASDAQ:RAVN), an innovative manufacturer of specialty plastic film and sheeting, has announced the launch of a new flexible geomembrane product line designed to provide effective containment solutions for the energy and environmental sectors. HydraFlex™ Containment Solutions is the newest addition to the Raven product...

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Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.
Plastics

Dry Lubricant UHMW optimizes chain and belt performance.

Consisting of UHMW-PE Polyethylene with molecular density ofÂ- 5,600,000 g/mol, MOVEX BLuLub® optimizes performance in conveyor chain applications, minimizing friction in high wear curve installations. Product operates from -40 to 176°F and complies with Code of Federal Regulation of FDA. In addition running dry, MOVEX BLuLub offers minimized noise, squeaking, energy...

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Pipe and Piping

DuroMaxx® SRPE Receives FDOT Approval

100-Year Pipe Applications Contech Engineered Solutions LLC (Contech) recently received approval from the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) for 100-Year pipe applications of steel reinforced polyethylene (SRPE). DuroMaxx® SRPE represents a revolution in pipe construction that was pioneered internationally and recognized by Contech Engineered Solutions as combining the strength of...

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DuraSurf(TM) STS Ultra Low-friction UHMW for Slider Beds and Sidepans
Conveyor Parts

DuraSurf(TM) STS Ultra Low-friction UHMW for Slider Beds and Sidepans

DuraSurf™ STS is a UHMW product that ships in a continuous roll. This innovative, ultra low-friction product can reduce energy consumption, protect slider beds, and extend belt life. The package handling industry, specifically baggage transport, is incredibly abrasive. Heavy conveyed materials and belt lacing cause continuous high-friction contact on sidewalls and slider beds during operation....

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Polymers

HDPE Grade reduces weight, materials for caps and closures.

Based on Borstar polyethylene technology, BorPure™ MB5568 high density polyethylene (HDPE) supports beverage industry's trend towards lightweight caps and closures for carbonated soft drinks, juices, teas, and bottled water.Â- PE mechanical and processing properties can be tailored to application. Exhibiting stiffness and Environmental Stress Crack Resistance (ESCR) as well as optimized...

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Metal Detectable Plastics for Food Processing & Packaging Industries
Polyetheretherketone (PEEK)

Metal Detectable Plastics for Food Processing & Packaging Industries

If you are involved with food processing or packaging, Emco can help with right material to suit your needs. The first is a metal detectable grade of Acetal. Acetal (POM) polymer has superb inherent mechanical properties in respect of dimensional stability, strength, stiffness and low wear characteristics. Acetal is suitable for replacing metal parts that are currently fabricated. This new metal...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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