Polypropylene (PP)

Polypropylene (PP)

Long Glass Fiber Reinforced PP increases impact performance.

Positioned to replace metal, long glass, and other engineering resin applications, Thermylene® 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. Suited for automakers, product also offers optimized isotropic mechanical and...

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Polyethylene (PE)

Borealis and Nexeo Solutions Join Forces to Distribute Bormed(TM) Materials in North America

Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, and Nexeo Solutions, a global leader in plastics distribution, announced today that they have signed a distribution agreement to offer Bormed(TM) products, dedicated to healthcare applications in North America. Nexeo and Borealis' partnership began through Nexeo's acquisition of Ashland. Ashland had been distributing...

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Polypropylene (PP)

Polypropylene Grade is optimized for sustainability.

Used for creation of lightweight, transparent, non-opaque, colored hinge closures, BorPure(TM) RF490MO achieves stiffness levels and dimensional color stability via Borealis Nucleation Technology (BNT) while retaining impact performance of existing random PP grades. Fluidity facilitates processing for smooth production cycle and properties preserve desired product taste and appearance. This...

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Miscellaneous Plastics

BorPure(TM) RJ766MO Makes Bra Plast AB's Thin Wall Food Packaging a Success

With the introduction of its BorPure(TM) RJ766MO grade in December 2011, Borealis, a leading provider of chemical and innovative plastics solutions, has provided another answer to the ever increasing requirements of the thin wall food packaging market. BorPure RJ766MO has already proven its value as a solutions provider and market maker for Bra Plast AB, an independent Swedish specialist in...

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Pipe and Piping

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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Miscellaneous Controls

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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Packaging Materials

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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Pipe and Piping

Borealis and Borouge to Demonstrate How Polyolefin Innovations Benefit New Applications at Interplastica 2012

Borealis and Borouge, leading providers of innovative plastics solutions, will highlight their latest developments across a broad range of applications and end-user industries at Interplastica 2012, the leading platform for plastic and rubber technology in Russia, from January 24-27 in Moscow. Borealis has a strong commitment to the Russian market," says Gerd LÃ-¶bbert, Borealis Executive...

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Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP)

Ticona Celstran® PP LFRT Provides Design Freedom for Brazilian Designer to Achieve Contemporary Look

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China - A new plastic chair introduced in Brazil is receiving awards for its contemporary look with a focus on features such as geometry, harmony and consistency thanks to Ticona Engineering Polymers and the exceptionally well balanced property profile of Celstran® long fiber reinforced thermoplastics (LFRT). Manufactured from a single mold,...

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Low Density PP Sheet Foam provides green packaging option.
Polypropylene

Low Density PP Sheet Foam provides green packaging option.

Available in green to visually communicate its environmental profile, Microfoam® Green clings to item it is protecting, providing cushioning and surface protection properties as well as vapor transmission. Melt point of 320°F makes foam suited for handling parts which may reach packaging stage at elevated temperatures. Available in 1/16 in. thickness, roll length of 2,500 ft, and roll...

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Solder Redefined

Indium Corporation has developed a new twist on traditional solder by developing a composite with a reinforced matrix internal structure. The result is a solder with increased strength and reliability. Check out this video to learn more about the mechanics behind the groundbreaking technology.

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