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Structural Compound from RTP Company Delivers Metal-Like Surgical Performance at Disposable Device Price
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Structural Compound from RTP Company Delivers Metal-Like Surgical Performance at Disposable Device Price

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA -- When engineers at Wright Medical Technology wanted to increase the value of their innovative PRO-DENSE* bone-grafting paste by offering surgeons and hospitals a set of disposable, pre-sterilized surgical tools for performing specific ankle procedures, they turned to custom compounder RTP Company for help with designing one of the key instruments - a retrograde drill...

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Leviton Electrifies Plug-in Electric Vehicle Market with New Charger Molded from SABIC Innovative Plastics' Sustainable Valox iQ* Resin

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Dec. 14, 2010 - SABIC Innovative Plastics today announced that Leviton Manufacturing, a North American leader in electrical devices and systems, has selected Valox iQ* resin for the housing of its new Evr-Green(TM) electric vehicle (EV) cord set, a portable charger for EVs. Valox iQ resin - which incorporates up-cycled post-consumer polyethylene terephthalate (PET) from water...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Geloy* XTW Resin Provides Exceptional Good Looks, Weatherability, and Performance for Zhongcai's Window Profiles

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - When Zhongcai Profiles Co. Ltd., Zhejiang, China, needed an advanced materials solution to manufacture color-rich, high-performance window profiles for its building and construction customers, the company turned to SABIC Innovative Plastics. The solution was Geloy* XTW resin, a high-end acrylonitrile-styrene-acrylate (ASA) resin that has become the standard for excellence in...

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DSM Somos: Collaboration That Drives Innovation
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DSM Somos: Collaboration That Drives Innovation

Elgin, IL - Stereolithography innovation leader DSM Somos welcomed visitors to EuroMold 2010 with a show-stopping display of prototypes created from Somos® materials by leading European Service Bureaus, as well as a closer look at their latest product introduction, Somos® NeXt. "This year's exhibit is a great demonstration of stereolithography's (SL) potential," says DSM Somos Business...

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EOS Expands Its Leading Role in Laser-Sintering with the Launch of New Metal and Plastic Materials

Materials advances increase market potential for plastics and metals in additive manufacturing Frankfurt am Main/ Germany, - EOS, the world leading manufacturer of laser-sintering systems, is introducing new plastic and metal materials at EuroMold in Frankfurt (in hall 11, booth C08), confirming once more the company's quality leadership in additive manufacturing. Based on these materials,...

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Polyurethane Potting Compound allows user to adjust hardness.
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Polyurethane Potting Compound allows user to adjust hardness.

Designed to cure at room temperature, 2-component 20-2125 Potting, Encapsulating, and Casting Resin cushions and protects sensitive electronic components while imparting very little stress on components during cure or thermal cycling. Hardness can be modified by changing mix ratio of Polyol and Isocyanate. Moisture-resistant with low toxicity, product can be used in wet environments and minimizes...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' SABIC® STAMAX® Long Glass Fiber PP Helps Hyundai Sonata's Plastic Door Module Win 2010 SPE Innovation Award

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC Innovative Plastics today announced that its lightweight, high-performance SABIC® STAMAX® long glass fiber polypropylene (LGFPP) resin helped Hyundai-Kia Motors win a coveted Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) 2010 Innovation Award on Nov. 9. The Chassis Hardware category award honored the 2011 Hyundai Sonata's plastic door module featuring an integrated...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' New Portfolio of Solutions for Sustainable LED Retrofit Lighting Shines with High-Performance, Style, and Long Life

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC Innovative Plastics has launched a new portfolio of specialty resins and compounds that can optimize the performance, lifespan and aesthetics of light-emitting diode (LED) retrofit lighting. These materials include non-brominated, non-chlorinated flame-retardant (FR) Lexan* polycarbonate (PC) resin and new white LNP* Konduit* thermally conductive compound for LED heat...

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BASF's Engineering Plastics Business Makes a Big Impression at the SPE® Automotive Innovation Awards Gala

Ultramid® AB polyamide material of choice in the Grand Award Winner - Ford Motor Company's diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) system WYANDOTTE, MI, - The Society of Plastics Engineers International (SPE®) held its 40th Annual Automotive Innovation Awards Gala at Burton Manor in Livonia, Michigan last week. More than 50 parts were entered in the competition and BASF received the overall SPE...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' New Noryl GTX* Conductive Resins Offer Greater Dimensional Stability for Larger Automotive Body Panels

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC Innovative Plastics has launched its latest high-tech thermoplastic offering - a new family of Noryl GTX* resins - to give global automotive OEMs and tiers a major design advantage. These new conductive blends of polyamide (PA) and modified polyphenylene ether (PPE) cut coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) by 20 to 40 percent vs. previous grades for increased...

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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
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Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

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