Resins

Xiaomi Inc. Selects Three SABIC Materials to Develop Its Ultra-Slim, New Mi2A Smartphone
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Xiaomi Inc. Selects Three SABIC Materials to Develop Its Ultra-Slim, New Mi2A Smartphone

LONDON — Xiaomi Inc. selects three SABIC materials to develop its ultra-slim, new Mi2A smartphone line SABIC's Innovative Plastics business enabled mobile internet company Xiaomi to develop itsÂ-  Mi2A smartphone that addresses growing consumer requirements such as thinner, more durable walls, and an antenna-integrated frame. Since their inception, manufacturers have worked to make...

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Resin Flooring produces durable, artisan aesthetics.
Floors

Resin Flooring produces durable, artisan aesthetics.

Comprising 3Â- systems with 20 total color variants, Expressions offers choice of solid and multidimensional marbled color tones or galvanized metallic effect. Resin floor finishes, targeting contemporary retail brands and commercial sectors, are trowel applied by hand to deliver one-of-a-kind surface that can never be fully recreated. Featuring polyurethane...

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COC Injection Molding Grade Resin has internal mold release.

Formulated to deliver balance of clarity, flow, and processability, TOPAS 5013L-10 cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) resin is intended for injection molding of components for optical, diagnostic, and microfluidic markets. Heat deflection temperature is 127°C, light transmission is 91%, and melt viscosity permits production of ultrathin light guide plates for displays in mobile devices. Product...

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New Doming Equipment Increases Capacity By 50%
Resins

New Doming Equipment Increases Capacity By 50%

One of the most cost effective ways to not only increase labels durability, but aesthetic appeal is by applying a clear polyurethane resin over the top, a process most commonly known as doming. Doming has made huge strides in the past decade, and what used to be impossible in terms of doming (custom shapes, scripted lettering), is now just as easy as writing a program which tells the equipment...

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Acetal Copolymer suits blow/injection molded tank applications.

Intended for Small Off-Road Engine (SORE) applications, jerrycans, and other containers, Hostaform® low-permeation and toughened (LPT) acetal copolymer (POM) offers single-layer solution that meets EPA and CARB permeation regulations. Hostaform S 9364 LPI is designed for injection molding, while S 9364 LPB is suited for blow molding. Both exhibit long-term fuel resistance and will not...

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Silicone Intermediate is available for food-contact applications.

Solventless liquid silicone resin, Dow Corning® 3074 Intermediate, blends with organic or other silicone resins to extend and improve processability and performance of coating systems. Specifically, solution provides high-temperature resistance, durability, and weatherability for range of coating formulations while minimizing release of VOCs. Reactive methoxy functionality makes this...

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Novel Revivent(TM) Myocardial Anchoring System from BioVentrix Uses Solvay's Zeniva® PEEK in Tether Component
Resins

Novel Revivent(TM) Myocardial Anchoring System from BioVentrix Uses Solvay's Zeniva® PEEK in Tether Component

Thermoplastic Biomaterial Delivers High Strength and Biocompatibility in New Surgical Implant for Heart Failure Patients ALPHARETTA, Ga. – BioVentrix’s innovative Revivent™ Myocardial Anchoring System for the treatment of congestive heart failure features a tether component made of Zeniva® polyetheretherketone (PEEK) resin from Solvay Specialty Polymers for high strength and...

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Hoerbiger Uses Solvay's KetaSpire® PEEK for High-Performance Compressor Plates
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Hoerbiger Uses Solvay's KetaSpire® PEEK for High-Performance Compressor Plates

Glass Fiber Reinforced Grade Meets Demanding Heat, Chemical, and Fatigue Resistance Requirements ALPHARETTA, Ga. –Â- Austria-based Hoerbiger, a leading global supplier of compressor components and services, produces reciprocating compressor valve plates (also known as valve sealing elements) and wear-resistant rings and packings utilizing KetaSpire® polyetheretherketone (PEEK) resin...

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Solvay's Radel® PPSU Replaces Metal in LinkTech's Proprietary Quick Coupling for Surgical Sterilization Unit
Resins

Solvay's Radel® PPSU Replaces Metal in LinkTech's Proprietary Quick Coupling for Surgical Sterilization Unit

Lightweight PPSU Delivers Chemical Resistance, High Heat Resistance, and Durability in Unique One-Piece Coupling ALPHARETTA, Ga. –Â- LinkTech Quick Couplings, a leading global supplier of quick couplings and valves with headquarters in Ventura, Calif., has developed a proprietary quick coupling made of Radel® polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) resin from Solvay Specialty Polymers for surgical...

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New Airbus A400M Features Composite Ice Protection Plates Made with Glass Fabric-Based Fortron PPS from Celanese

Provides Excellent Impact Resistance Sulzbach, Germany, Florence, Ky., Shanghai, PR China – New Airbus A400M military transport aircraft features composite fuselage ice protection plates made with glass fabric-based Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), the global technology and specialty materials company. Fortron PPS is incorporated into a glass...

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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine
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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine

CS Unitec is a leader in power tools designed for industrial applications, with products that set the standard for robust performance and industry-leading reliability. Adding to our long list of innovation is a new line of pipe cutting machines. For cutting and beveling pipe up to 2" in thickness and diameters from 12" to 63", no other cutting system comes close. See our video to learn more.

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