Polyurethane

Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Molecular Material Changes Help Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Simrit Address Hydraulic Challenges

New polyurethane will be showcased at company's IFPE booth (#81330) LAS VEGASÂ- – Amid the giant earthmoving machinery and massive hydraulic components on display at 2014 Fluid Power, Power Transmission, Motion Control Exposition (IFPE) and CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas, is a new break-through technology that relies upon molecular innovation. Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Simrit will...

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Sticky-Pad Materials secure cell phones and tablets.

Sticky-Pad Materials secure cell phones and tablets.

Used for dashboard sticky pads, polyurethane gel suits PSA (pressure sensitive adhesive) applications where permanent tackiness without residue is important. These 2-part thermoset materials, cured at room temperature, come in 2 formulations: one for moderate tackiness level and one for increased stickiness. Latter can hold heavier objects, be applied to smaller tack attachment surface, or hold...

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Composites

Advanced Application Technology for Next Generation Wound Care and Medical Garments

Lubrizol to feature wound care products, medical garments and drapes and transdermal treatments at MD&M West CLEVELAND – The Lubrizol Corporation's LifeScience Polymers group will feature its breathable, medical-grade thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) technology at MD&M West 2014. Benefits of this technology include 100% viral and blood barrier protection, even at extrusion layers as thin as 25...

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Polyurethane

Thermoplastic Polyurethanes suit food contact applications.

Available in hardness range of Shore A 80 to Shore D 74, polyether-based and polyester-based TPUs are formulated to withstand wide range of temperatures, exhibit good hydrolysis resistance, and offer both tear and abrasion resistance. Colorable grades meet FDA standards for contact with dry food, making them suitable for conveyor belts, harvesting equipment, and bottle dispensing machinery.

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TPU Grades are suited for food contact applications.
Polyurethane

TPU Grades are suited for food contact applications.

Available in hardness range of Shore A 80Â- to Shore D 74, polyether-based and polyester-based thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPUs) meet FDA standards for usage in contact with dry food. These TPU grades offer resistance to abrasion and tearing, can be colored, and accommodate broad processing range. Areas of use include such applications as conveyor belts, harvesting equipment, and other dry...

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Polyurethane

APS Elastomers Now Offers TPUs Designed for Calendering, Compounding, and Extrusion

Romulus, MI -- Continuous innovation in all areas of the elastomer business inspires APS Elastomers to develop new applications and better processing techniques in order to better assist OEMs and processors to manufacture their end products successfully and efficiently.Â-  APS Elastomers offers TPUs ideally suited for calendering, compounding and extrusion for applications such as airbags,...

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Coatings

Michelman to Introduce Food Contact Compliant Fiber Sizings at JEC Europe Composites Show

CINCINNATI, OH — Michelman will introduce new fiber sizings that comply with the Commission Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 repealing Directive 2002/72/EC at the JEC Europe Composites show taking place March 11-13, 2014 in Paris, France.Â-  The new solutions are ideal for sizing fiber that will be used in composites destined for applications including coffee machines, food processors and other...

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Polyurethane Seal exhibits extended wear resistance.
Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Polyurethane Seal exhibits extended wear resistance.

Able to withstand temperature fluctuations as well as exposure to mineral fluids, polyurethane for seals exhibits resistance to water and ozone. Integrity is safe from damage due to hydrolysis even when used in water heated to 80°C. With viscoelastic behavior that affords usage spectrum of -40 to +120°C, polyurethane is suited to construction and agricultural machinery as well as...

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Polyurethane

Lubrizol Promotes Expanded Isoplast® ETP Portfolio at K 2013

BRUSSELS, Belgium — The Lubrizol Corporation announces that it will promote its extended Isoplast® ETP (engineered thermoplastic polyurethane) portfolio at K 2013 in DÃ-¼sseldorf, Germany. Lubrizol will be exhibiting at K 2013 from October 16-23, in Hall 06, Booth C10. Based under its Estane® Engineered Polymers platform, Isoplast ETP is a uniquely tough material that combines a...

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Polyurethane

Thermoplastic Polyurethanes offer optimized melt strength.

Offered in wide range of hardnesses from 70 Shore A to 45 Shore D, 7000 Series of Zythane™ TPUs are formulated for pneumatic tubing, cable jacketing, technical profiles, and film and sheet. Polyether-based materials offer optimized transparency when extruded natural, low temperature flexibility, hydrolytic stability, and microbial resistance as well as tear strength and resistance to weak bases...

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