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High-Heat and -Impact PLA for 3D Printing Yields Tight Tolerances and Less Shrinkage and Permits Oven-Drying of Filament
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High-Heat and -Impact PLA for 3D Printing Yields Tight Tolerances and Less Shrinkage and Permits Oven-Drying of Filament

Teknor Apex Highlighted New Terraloy® Bioplastic Compounds for 3D Printing at NPE2015 and Presented Technical Data at the Co-Located SPE ANTEC® Conference PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A.Â- – New compounds in the award-winning Terraloy® high-impact, high-heat polylactic acid (PLA) range of products provide enhanced properties and tight tolerance control in 3D printing, while...

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Electrolube Introduce Conformal Coatings and Resins for Wearable Devices
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Electrolube Introduce Conformal Coatings and Resins for Wearable Devices

One of the challenges that wearable technology poses, is the very nature in which a device will be used, and primarily, the environments that it may be subjected to. For instance, a sensor in a wearable device has the added consideration of physical interactions; the device will be moved, worn, may see impact, may be flexed and potentially exposed to a number of additional elements, such as water...

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Hybrid Moldable Foam Resin offers heat resistance.
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Hybrid Moldable Foam Resin offers heat resistance.

Consisting of styrenic and olefin components, Piocelan® T Foam Grade offers elevated temperature stability and is engineered to meet stringent flammability requirements for automotive interior parts. Foam parts designed and molded using Piocelan T, such as trunk spacers and insert cushions, offer advantages over parts made with existing hybrid foam materials, including weightÂ- and...

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SABIC Announces Global Application Development Focus to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technology
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SABIC Announces Global Application Development Focus to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technology

Orlando, Florida Leveraging its global technology centers in the Americas, Europe, Asia and Saudi Arabia, SABIC announced that it is expanding the company's application development focus in additive manufacturing technology.Â-  The move further underscores SABIC's commitment to this evolving technology that is pushing the industry to rapidly develop new materials and processes that...

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Arkema Business Units to Feature New Products at 2015 NPE

Arkema will have a strong presence at the 2015 NPE International Plastics Expo in Orlando, FL, later this month (exhibit space #36019), featuring products from five business units that serve the broad plastics marketplace. The product portfolio will range from new offerings in bio-sourced solutions, PVDF resins, new high performing thermoplastic resins, thermoplastic elastomers, soybean-based...

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Silicone Resin and UV Cure Coating protect electrical components.
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Silicone Resin and UV Cure Coating protect electrical components.

Curing within seconds upon exposure to UV light or within 2 hr at 80°C for curing in shadowed areas, UVCL protects electronic circuitry produced in high volumes. VOC-free, low-viscosity conformal coating allowsÂ- application of relatively thin films without need for dilution. Also available, SC3001 silicone resin consists of optically clear and flexible 2-part encapsulation compound...

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Viscoelastic Polyurethane Gel offers high elongation.
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Viscoelastic Polyurethane Gel offers high elongation.

Featuring Shore OO 40 Durometer hardness and elongation over 1,000%, NTG-7 suits applications requiring soft elastomeric material with cushioning effect. Polyurethane molding/casting material offers good tear strength and less tacky surface without use of plasticizer. Since gel is viscoelastic, it slowly/gently absorbs pressure at low compression depth, and its deflection increases...

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Michelman Showcasing Reinforced Plastic Composites Expertise at the 2015 JEC Europe Composites Show

CINCINNATI, OH — Michelman will exhibit in Hall 7.3, Booth M3 at the 2015 JEC Europe Composites Show being held in Paris, France from March 10-12, 2015 where Hydrosize®, the company’s flagship brand of fiber sizings will be featured. Hydrosize, along with Michelman’s complementary products, help composite manufacturers develop stronger, lighter, more durable and effective products. As...

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Recycled PET withstands bulk handling and transport.
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Recycled PET withstands bulk handling and transport.

Engineered to withstand bulk handling and transport while still providing desired color found in original compacted formulation, LNO™ c Melt-Formed Pellet supports commercialization of rPET bottles and containers for food and beverage applications. Resin is formed by compacting fine grind powder and is FDA-approved for conditions of use A-J.Â- For applications such as water bottles, LNO™...

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Light it up: Bayer's Array of Polycarbonate Resin and Sheet Offers OEMs a Multitude of Options for Their LED Lighting Applications

LAS VEGASÂ- — LED lighting has seen widespread adoption in many residential and commercial applications. Stricter regulations are being passed and customers are demanding more energy-efficient options without sacrificing design. To meet these needs, Bayer MaterialScience LLC offers a variety of polycarbonate resin and sheet materials for LED lighting applications that satisfy a multitude...

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Elite Technical Services provides your company with qualified and experienced safety experts. Specializing in confined space and high-angle technical rescue and jobsite hazard assessment, your workplace safety is the top priority. Check out the video to learn more.

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