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Dow to Showcase Innovations at American Coatings Show 2014

Leading Experts from Dow Present Broad Portfolio of Enhanced Performance Technology at ACS 2014 in Atlanta BOOTH #807 PHILADELPHIA – By collaborating with formulators, customers, distributors, and industry experts, five businesses within The Dow Chemical Company ( Dow") have developed a broad portfolio of enhanced performance technologies that will be highlighted at the 2014 American Coatings...

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Cardia Bioplastics Wins Contract to Supply Cardia Compostable Resin to USA's EcNow Tech for Disposable Compostable Cutlery Application
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Cardia Bioplastics Wins Contract to Supply Cardia Compostable Resin to USA's EcNow Tech for Disposable Compostable Cutlery Application

• Cardia Bioplastics wins contract to supply Cardia Compostable resin to EcNow Tech in USA • Initial orders delivered with annual supply projections of $400,000 • EcNow Tech to use Cardia Compostable resin to manufacture disposable compostable cutlery and ice cream sticks • Cardia Compostable BM resin validated as a quality food service product offering Cardia Compostable BM resin used to...

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Sterilizable Extruded Resin is suited for medical devices.
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Sterilizable Extruded Resin is suited for medical devices.

Extruded Ultem® HU1004 accommodates medical device manufacturers interested in broadening sterilization capabilities of their products. Healthcare grade of resin from Sabic Innovative Plastics, Ultem HU1004, exhibits resistance to low temperature hydrogen peroxide gas plasma sterilization techniques (Sterrad® sterilization). Properties lend to performance as well as aesthetics, namely...

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Lubrizol and Bjorn Thorsen Unveil Expanded Distribution Relationship and Aliphatic TPU Novelties at Plastteknik 2014

BARCELONA, Spain – Lubrizol Advanced Materials M.S. S.L. (FKA Merquinsa) announces it is expanding its presence in the Nordic TPU market by appointing Bjorn Thorsen A/S as distributor for its Pearlthane®, Pearlcoat®, Pearlbond® and Pearlstick® thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) specialty elastomer resins. Lubrizol has entered into a distribution agreement with Bjorn...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Secondary Bonding Agent helps create safer workplace.

Suited for flanges, joints, or any fiberglass surface in-between layers of laminate, Bio-Lock 9000 eliminates sanding and grinding related to secondary bonding in composites industry. Solution also promotesÂ- permanent bond for adhesives. Reducing energy and labor while eliminating hazardous dust, HAPS-free product helps create safer work environment. Use requires users to...

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Machine Grade Polycarbonate offers water clear clarity.
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Machine Grade Polycarbonate offers water clear clarity.

Made from SABIC Lexan® healthcare gradeÂ- resin, TECANAT Polycarbonate provides light transmission index of 88, making it suitable for filter bowls and reservoirs, site windows and machine guards, collection and separation chambers, and manifolds. TECANAT is compatible with gamma and E-beam sterilization and can withstand limited autoclave exposure of 1-10...

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Solvay's Radel® PPSU Utilized in Micro-Diameter Variable Flexibility Medical Tubing
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Solvay's Radel® PPSU Utilized in Micro-Diameter Variable Flexibility Medical Tubing

Vention Medical's Variable Flexibility Micro-Tubing for Catheter-Based Devices Capitalizes on PPSU's Strength, Stiffness, and Melt Processability ALPHARETTA, Ga.Â- – RiverTech Medical, a Vention Medical Company, based in Chattanooga, Tenn., has developed precision micro-tubing with variable flexibility for catheter-based medical devices. The micro-tubing offers two to three different...

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Advanced Sensor Technologies Switches From PEI to Solvay's Radel® PPSU for Industrial Sensor Housings
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Advanced Sensor Technologies Switches From PEI to Solvay's Radel® PPSU for Industrial Sensor Housings

ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Advanced Sensor Technologies Inc., Orange, Calif., has switched from polyetherimide (PEI) to Radel® polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) resin from Solvay Specialty Polymers for production of its high-performance industrial sensor housings. The switch to Radel® PPSU provides an improved combination of chemical resistance, mechanical strength, and thermal performance to meet...

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Electrolube Launch Electronics Protection Solutions in India
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Electrolube Launch Electronics Protection Solutions in India

Protection of electronics is a large design concern, particularly if electronic equipment is to be deployed in aggressive environments or demanding climatic conditions. Electrolube, the solutions provider of electro-chemicals, will launch a range of complete protection solutions for electronics manufacturers in India this month following a surge in demand for the company's thermal management...

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