Resins

Resins

PC/ABS Resins offer decorative chrome plating for Auto OEMs.

Optimized for injection molding and plating processes, special grades of Cycoloy polycarbonate/acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (PC/ABS) resin and Cycolac ABS resin help automakers incorporate chrome details into their designs. Cycoloy CP8930 (high heat), Cycoloy CP8320 and MC1300 (medium heat) resins, and Cycolac MG37EP resin feature impact modifier that ensures consistent adhesion of chrome...

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Packaging Materials

Renewably Sourced Materials target packaging market.

Offering alternative to petroleum-based products, DuPont(TM) Biomax-® TPS thermoplastic starch consists of sheet rock that contains 85-90% renewably sourced content for thermoformed trays and articles, and resins for injection-molded parts and containers. With up to 35% renewably source content, Biomax® PTT injection moldable resin is suitable for injection-molded containers, cosmetic...

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Stereolithography Resin produces clear parts.

Able to produce PC-like models and prototypes with polycarbonate-like clarity, RenShape-® SL 7870 features notched Izod impact strength up to 1.15 lb-ft/in., flexural modulus of 286-333 ksi, and elongation of 10-22%. Impact-resistant, antimony-free liquid is formulated to conform to FDA USP 23 Class VI standards for use in medical modeling and prototyping, and is suitable for use on solid-state...

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Resins

Latest Visual Effects for Thermoplastic Part Design Rev Up Bayer Materialscience's Extensive Fantasia® Color and Special Effect Technology Offerings

Hot New Shades Include Dragon, League, Turbo and Night Moves: Pittsburgh, April 17, 2008 - An innovative color or special effect can turn an ordinary design into an extraordinary one. Designers know this, and so do the Fantasia® color and special effect technology experts at Bayer MaterialScience LLC (BMS). BMS is unveiling a stimulating new set of LEDA® compounded color technology visual...

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Miscellaneous Boards

Success of Wind Power Depends on Durability of Turbines Protected by DuPont Innovations

DuPont(TM) Nomex® and Voltatex® Help Extend Equipment Life Vital to Practical Development of Wind Power WILMINGTON, Del., April 15 / - Wind provided more electricity than several other alternative energy sources in 2007 - approximately 1 percent of the global supply. By 2020, experts predict that wind will generate about 12 percent of world electricity needs, but the reliability of generating...

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Epoxy Resin offers dimensional stability.
Epoxies

Epoxy Resin offers dimensional stability.

Master Bond Inc., Hackensack, N.J. has developed EP21LM-3, a two component, medium viscosity epoxy resin system for high performance bonding, encapsulation and coating. EP21LM-3 readily develops high physical strength properties including a tensile modulus greater than 100,000 psi (690 MPa) and a tensile shear strength greater than 2300 psi (16 MPa). It is easy to apply. Having a viscosity of...

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Resins

Designed for use in high performance composite structures and potting/casting applications, polyfunctional epoxy resin EP34CA can be combined with hardeners to provide low viscosity liquid which is suited for filament windings. Mechanical properties vs. time/temperature of unidirectional graphite composites based on Modmore Type II T fiber and matrix of EP34CA/EP34C yield flexural strength of...

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Rubber

Ticona to Showcase Innovative Polymer Resins for Use in Fiber, Nonwoven and Film Products at Booth #1845

Atlanta, March 19, 2008 - Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, is showcasing the latest innovations in polymer resins for use in fiber, nonwoven and film products at Techtextil North America 2008 at the Cobb Galleria Centre here from April 1 to 3. These diverse products and comprehensive technical services are developed by Ticona for customers in a variety of...

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Resins

Thermoplastic Sheet comes with non-glare satin finish.

Available in .020, .030, and .040 in. thicknesses and in 51 x 100 in. sheet sizes, VIVAK-® features masking only on gloss side. Non-glare satin finish can be printed on sheet's first/second surface with adhesion properties for UV or solvent based inks, while delivering glare-reducing texture. Suited for graphics, point-of-purchase displays/fixtures, indoor signs, and formed parts, sheet has...

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Resins

PetroChina Fushun Selects Dow and Aker Kvaerner for PP Project in China

MIDLAND, Mich. and OSLO, Norway, 13 February 2008 - PetroChina Petrochemical Company has selected Dow's UNIPOL(TM) Polypropylene Process Technology for its new 300 KTA polypropylene facility, and Aker Kvaerner will provide the extended process design package and technical advisory services. The plant will be built in Fushun, Liaoning Province, The People's Republic of China, and is scheduled for...

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