Polypropylene (PP)

New Polypropylene Helps OEMS Meet VIAQ Standards

New Polypropylene Helps OEMS Meet VIAQ Standards

The Maxxam LO from PolyOne Corporation is a low odor talc-filled polypropylene. The material enables reduced VOC emissions and thus helps OEMs meet VIAQ, vehicle interior air quality, standards in under-hood automotive HVAC applications. It reduces noxious odors and achieves odor testing results of 3.0 per VDA 270.

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Latest Thermylene P11 Glass-Reinforced Polypropylene Delivers Flexural Modulus of 10,000 MPa

Latest Thermylene P11 Glass-Reinforced Polypropylene Delivers Flexural Modulus of 10,000 MPa

Thermylene® P11 Glass-Reinforced Polypropylene is available in 30%, 40% and 50% glass loadings. The product is suitable for applications such as door modules, center consoles, load floors, fan shrouds, battery trays and grille shutters. Unit exhibits 40% more improved tensile strength at 80°C and 120°C when compared with conventional glass-filled PP. Offering a tensile strength of 125 MPa and...

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Long Fiber Thermoplastic Compounds feature low VOCs.

Long Fiber Thermoplastic Compounds feature low VOCs.

Designed for structural use, Very Long Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene Compounds satisfy OEM mandates to reduce VOC levels found in thermoplastic materials specified for use in automotive interior applications. Low emission PP VLF compounds provide optimized strength, stiffness, and dimensional accuracy, with reinforcement levels of 20–50 weight%. Environmentally friendly products are used for...

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Long Glass Fiber Reinforced PP increases impact performance.

Positioned to replace metal, long glass, and other engineering resin applications, ThermyleneÂ-® long glass fiber reinforced polypropylene (PP) delivers balance of stiffness and toughness over range of temperatures. Properties includeÂ- optimized impact resistance, knit line strength, and flow.Â- Suited for automakers, product also offers optimized isotropic mechanical and dimensional...

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Borealis Launches New Pipe and Advanced Packaging Innovations at Plastpol 2012

Hall E, Stand E-34 May 29 - June 1, 2012 Kielce, Poland Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, will launch cutting-edge advances for the pipe and advanced packaging sectors at Plastpol 2012 from May 29 - June 1 in Kielce, Poland. The innovation highlights on display in Hall E, Stand E-34 are the latest solutions for the productivity, differentiation and...

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X-Rite Pantone to Show New Color Management Technologies for Plastics Manufacturers at the NPE2012 International Plastics Showcase in Orlando

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - X-Rite Incorporated (NASDAQ: XRIT) and Pantone LLC will present new color management and communication tools at the NPE2012 International Plastics Showcase in Orlando, Fla. that plastics manufacturers can use to accurately communicate color data between plants worldwide, reduce rework and scrap, and improve quality. X-Rite representatives manning booth 26027 in the Orange...

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Copolymer Polypropylene features high melt flow rate of 110.

Offering optimal balance of stiffness, flow, and impact performance, RJ901MO allows stable stacking of finished articles as well as production of complex shapes or long, narrow lengths. Product features transparency and gloss, plus non-yellowing effect, making it suited for thin wall packaging and houseware applications, such as storage boxes and CD/DVD cases.

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Flue Gas Desulphurization Systems in Coal-Fired Power Plants

Flue Gas Desulphurization Systems in Coal-Fired Power Plants

When it comes to building flue gas desulphurization systems, Steuler Industrial Corrosion Protection GMBH put its trust in spray nozzles and sieve boxes made of SIMTECH PP-H AlphaPlusÂ-®. Polypropylene based solutions offer not only a long service life but also great operational reliability and low running costs. Another key advantage associated with this material is its superior resistance...

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3D Systems Announces Availability of Industry's First Polypropylene Material

Parts From New DuraformÂ-® PP 100 Plastic Offer the Toughness and Durability of Molded Polypropylene ROCK HILL, S.C., Oct. 16, 2008 -- 3D Systems Corporation (Nasdaq:TDSC), a leading provider of 3-D Printing, Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing solutions, announced today the availability of DuraFormÂ-® PP 100 Plastic, a new sintering material with the toughness and durability of molded...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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