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Polyplastic's TOPAS® Cyclic Olefin Copolymer (COC) Earns APR Recognition for Recyclability with HDPE

Polyplastic's TOPAS® Cyclic Olefin Copolymer (COC) Earns APR Recognition for Recyclability with HDPE

Farmington Hills, Mich., February 25, 2021 – The Association of Plastic Recyclers (APR) has granted Critical Guidance Recognition to Polyplastics USA for high-gloss HDPE containers with 20% cyclic olefin copolymer (TOPAS® 8007F-600) outer layer. The APR recognition demonstrates that Polyplastics’ TOPAS COC is compatible with the HDPE recycle stream. To meet the packaging industry’s...

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New Photoplastics Offer Extended UV Weathering Stability

New Photoplastics Offer Extended UV Weathering Stability

xPP405-BLACK comes with high-strength engineering plastic that delivers good impact resistance. xPP405-CLEAR has heat deflection temperature between 50°C to 60°C. Ideal for a wide variety of design, engineering and manufacturing of end use parts for piping, consumer and industrial applications.

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New Cyclic Olefin Copolymer for Medical Syringes and Containers

New Cyclic Olefin Copolymer for Medical Syringes and Containers

Features include optical performance - 91% clarity along with good UV transparency and low birefringence. Serves to alleviate a potential shortage of borosilicate glass used to make vaccine vials. Ideal for diagnostic disposables and for packaging of vaccines and therapeutic agents with many commercial applications at leading healthcare firms.

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New Liquid Crystal Polymers are Ideal for Changing Interconnect Environment

Available in SumikaSuper™ E6205L and SR1205L models with natural and black colors. Offers consistent dielectric constant over broad range of temperatures (-40°C, 22°C, 80°C, and 120°C), frequencies (1 to 25 GHz), high temperatures (120°C), relative humidity levels (100% RH), and pressures (2 atm). Lower dissipation factor helps ensure reliable data transmission in...

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Cryogenic Victrex CT Polymer Selected by Advanced Engineering Valves After Meeting Shell MESC Specifications

Cryogenic Victrex CT Polymer Selected by Advanced Engineering Valves After Meeting Shell MESC Specifications

Ball valves: Improved sealing reliability to meet needs in the extreme cold temperatures found in compressing and liquefying natural gas THORNTON CLEVELEYS, UK - (April 21, 2020) - Belgium-based Advanced Engineering Valves (AEV), an Emerson company and industry leader for cryogenic and severe service ball valves, has selected a Victrex high performance cryogenic PEEK polymer to help its...

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MCP Announces New All Acrylic Elastomeric Coating Resin as International Roofing Expo and World of Concrete 2020 Approach

Mallard Creek Polymers launches Rovene® 6120, an all-acrylic emulsion polymer for highly durable elastomeric roof coatings conforming to ASTM D 6083. Charlotte, N.C. (PRWeb) February 03, 2020 -- Mallard Creek Polymers has been a supplier of styrene acrylic emulsion polymers to the elastomeric roof coatings market since 2013. To compliment this capability, we are pleased to announce the launch...

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