Polyurethane

Polyurethane

Zythane® 7075AW, 7085AF, 7085AW Receive Top UL Flame Rating V-0

Romulus, MI (March 27, 2019) APS Elastomers’ Zythane® 7000-Series of non-halogen flame retardant thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) just received the top UL Flame Rating of V-0; besting competitors rating of equivalent material. Zythane® 7075AW, 7085AW and 7085AF are polyether-based non-halogenated FR TPU specifically formulated for both injection molding and extrusion applications with ease of...

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Zythane® Soft TPUs Deliver Flexibility for Houkie® Skateboard Shoe Protector
Polyurethane

Zythane® Soft TPUs Deliver Flexibility for Houkie® Skateboard Shoe Protector

Romulus, MI (September 11, 2018) When Michael Fransko the owner of Houkie Worldwide, LLC was in need of a soft, yet durable material that would mold easy, he contacted Stephane Morin of APS Elastomers for advice. After discussing the challenges with the mold, Stephane was able to pinpoint issues with previous material and molder, and with his vast knowledge of elastomeric material, Stephane...

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Accella Polyurethane Systems Announces Launch of Tru-Seal™ Polyurethanes for the Filtration Industry
Polyurethane

Accella Polyurethane Systems Announces Launch of Tru-Seal™ Polyurethanes for the Filtration Industry

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Accella Polyurethane Systems (a Carlisle Company) is the leading independent polyurethane systems house in North America, producing and delivering eco-friendly polyurethane technologies and solutions to a network of global customers. At the 2018 INDA show in Philadelphia, PA, Accella officially announces the launch of Tru-Seal™, custom formulations...

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APS Elastomers Manages TPU Shortage in North America
Polyurethane

APS Elastomers Manages TPU Shortage in North America

Romulus, MI - (February 19, 2018) - With the recent announcements of force majeure by major thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) suppliers over the past 12 months, APS Elastomers has positioned itself to provide its Zythane® TPU material to the North American market and help small and medium manufacturers to get through these difficult periods by significantly increasing its inventory and managing...

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Michelman to Focus on the Power of Fiber Sizings at JEC World 2017
Fiber

Michelman to Focus on the Power of Fiber Sizings at JEC World 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (February 15, 2017) – Michelman will use this year’s JEC World 2017 event in Paris, France to feature its versatile line of fiber sizings that are used by fiber producers and composite manufacturers to produce stronger, lighter and more durable composite parts. The company’s broad portfolio of products allows customers to tailor the surface chemistry of reinforcement fibers...

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Custom-Fabricated Thermal Management Materials Save Time, Money
Adhesive Tapes

Custom-Fabricated Thermal Management Materials Save Time, Money

ROCHESTER, NY – Web Seal fabricates custom thermal management materials manufactured by Bergquist, Chomerics, Kerafol, 3M, MHW, and Chang Sung for a wide variety of industries, including automotive, communication, defense /aerospace, textiles, food processing, chemical industries, and medical instruments.Â-  With advances in electronics, thermal management is especially critical due to...

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Polyurethane Potting Compound cures in 1 hour.
Encapsulants

Polyurethane Potting Compound cures in 1 hour.

Designed to cure within 1 hour at room temperature, 20-2183 features 2:1 mix ratio and low viscosity that makes it suitable for use in cable assemblies, potting electronics, molding parts, and encapsulating electronic components. Tough elastomeric material helps assemblies withstand thermal cycling, offers vibration resistance, and imparts low stress on electronic components during cure....

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Miscellaneous Film

Polyurethane Gel Casting Resin Formula features non-tack surface.

Fostering design freedom for product engineers, NTG-9 allows production of stand-alone polyurethane gel parts in mold without prefabrication of flexible film/laminate material. Viscosity values of component materials allow facilitated handling and replication of mold surface atÂ- high resolution. Able to be processed at room temperature in ambient pressure molds, formula serves applications...

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Automotive Parts

APS Elastomers Creates "Salt and Pepper" Blend for Plaque Manufacturer

Romulus, MI -Â- The manufacturer of plaques used for automotive paint color samples was looking for a cost-effective custom color for their injection molded products. Located in metro Detroit, they turned to local TPE (thermoplastic elastomer) distributor, APS Elastomers. Stephane Morin, owner of APS Elastomers, suggested a salt and pepper" color concentrate. Blended with Zythane® TPU...

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Foamers

Bayer to Showcase Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) Systems at PCBC in San Diego

SPRING, Texas,Â- – PCBC is the largest homebuilding show for the U.S. west coast, also drawing attendees from Mexico and Canada. Construction and building envelope specialists from Bayer MaterialScience LLC will be in booth 1832 in the Expo Hall to showcase insulation and weatherproofing systems for production, custom and multi-family homes. PCBC will be held at the San Diego Convention...

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Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services
Sponsored

Neagle Choice, LLC Announces New Available Services

Neagle Choice has long been known as a quality source for commercial sewing, printing, die cutting, and the manufacturing of a wide range of custom products. Enhancing our service capabilities has been the key to our success, and has driven our growth into many new and exciting markets. Continuing on this trajectory, we now offer precision laser cutting and etching, adding to our long line of manufacturing services. See our video to learn all about it.

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