Polymers

Additive Manufacturing: New Paek Materials Being Optimized for the Latest EOS Laser Sintering Platform
Polymers

Additive Manufacturing: New Paek Materials Being Optimized for the Latest EOS Laser Sintering Platform

University of Exeter commissions recently launched AM (3D printing) platform as part of its ongoing collaboration with Victrex to optimize the advantages of PAEK polymers THORNTON CLEVELEYS, UK - (January 8, 2020) - The University of Exeter, in collaboration with Victrex, has completed commissioning of the new EOS P 810, laser sintering platform for high temperature polymers. The strategic...

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Gemite Announce Geopolymer Disruptive Technology Breakthrough
Coatings

Gemite Announce Geopolymer Disruptive Technology Breakthrough

Easily convert waste materials into high-performance construction materials and products, while substantially increasing profit margins. Toronto, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Gemite® Products Inc. has been developing and manufacturing advanced specialty materials for decades, and Gemite materials and systems have been field tested and verified to extend life span of deteriorated structures to...

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Polymers

Building a Future in 3D Print

3D printing technologies are developing rapidly, with the industry pushing further towards full scale production of industrial parts and consumer products in a number of applications. At the same time, there are increasing requirements for polymers to meet emerging mechanical performance, visual quality and process demands and unlocking a wide array of possibilities in production and product...

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New SumikaSuper LCP Grades Provide Pitch Spacing Ranging from 0.2 to 0.3 mm
Polyester

New SumikaSuper LCP Grades Provide Pitch Spacing Ranging from 0.2 to 0.3 mm

Available in SZ6505HF and SR2506 grades that provides increased flow for parts with thicknesses at or above 0.10 mm and at or below 0.08 mm respectively. Suitable for use in electrical and electronic components such as fiberoptic cables, PCBs, chip carriers, automotive applications and MEMS. Feature ordered and linear natured molecular chains that provide self-reinforced properties in the flow...

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New Evermoin Antimicrobial Technology Provides Built-in-the-Polymer Protection
Antimicrobials

New Evermoin Antimicrobial Technology Provides Built-in-the-Polymer Protection

Suitable for medical applications including medical housings, equipment and accessories and non-medical applications such as cosmetics, electrical and electronics, appliances and kitchenware. Tested to inhibit 99.9+ growth rate of positive and negative pathogens such as Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. Compliant with ISO 10993-5 and ISO 10993-10 standards and approved by FDA and EPA...

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New VICTREX CT 200 Polymer Features a Low Coefficient of Thermal Expansion
Polymers

New VICTREX CT 200 Polymer Features a Low Coefficient of Thermal Expansion

The VICTREX CT 200 Polymer is designed for dynamic sealing applications in storage and transportation of gases at low temperature (-150°C to -200°C). The product features high thermal conductivity that enables in fast response to change in temperatures and has the ability to withstand aggressive chemicals. The polymer is suitable for cryogenic applications that involve LNG and nitrogen. It...

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New Polymers Released For the Food and Beverage Industry
Polymers

New Polymers Released For the Food and Beverage Industry

The Victrex FG product line of PEEK polymers was recently revealed to replace metals in the food and beverage equipment industries. The polymers provide prolong component lifetimes and downtime cost reductions when compared to metals. They also address issues such as taste experiences, shelf life, clean labels, product differentiation and consumer safety. The Victrex solutions passed the relevant...

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