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DSM Somos® Announces Record Sales Year, Credits Extensive New Product Introductions

DSM Somos® Announces Record Sales Year, Credits Extensive New Product Introductions DSM Somos, a world leader in the development of innovative, high-performance stereolithography (SL) materials, announced that 2007 was a record year in sales for the company, crediting the result to wide market acceptance of their extensive list of new products introduced from late 2006 through 2007. Among the...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Thin-Wall Sheet for More Compact Medical Equipment Helps Hospitals Optimize Space & Enhance Patient Experience

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Feb. 5, 2008 - As hospitals strive to accommodate greater volumes of patients and services and compete for patients and staff, they are looking to innovations in medical equipment to address these challenges. SABIC Innovative Plastics' technologies are enabling development of smaller, lighter-weight, and more-attractive devices that leverage existing facility space and...

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Conductive Adhesive withstands severe conditions.
Adhesives

Conductive Adhesive withstands severe conditions.

Hackensack, NJ. January 25, 2008 - Master Bond EP11SIC is a cost effective, silver-filled epoxy-resin system featuring exceptionally high electrical and thermal conductivity .It offers the application convenience of a one component system in addition to flexible cure schedules so as to best meet specific processing requirements. It has superior adhesion to both metallic and nonmetallic substrates...

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Pumps

SABIC Innovative Plastics' Lexan* Resin Meets Renal Solutions' Need for More Reliable Pulsar(TM) Blood Pump, Increased Patient Care

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Jan. 29, 2008 - A hemodialysis blood pump from Renal Solutions, Inc., featuring SABIC Innovative Plastics' advanced hemocompatibility polycarbonate (PC) resin, is helping meet demands for new and innovative healthcare devices. The patented Pulsar(TM) blood pump made with Lexan* HPM resins helps prevent buildup of thrombus on the pump's walls that could potentially interfere with...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Green" Technologies Help the New Lincoln MKT Concept Provide Eco-Responsible Style and Luxury

DETROIT - Jan. 14, 2008 - Today at the North American International Auto Show, SABIC Innovative Plastics demonstrates its commitment to collaboration with its customers by announcing that its materials are helping Ford Motor Company's Lincoln brand provide more eco-responsible style and luxury. The new Lincoln MKT luxury concept vehicle, making its world premiere today at the show, features a...

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Plantic and National Starch Reach Agreement for Starch Supply and Joint Technology Development

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA; BRIDGEWATER, NJ, USA, October 5, 2007 - Plantic Technologies Limited (Plantic) and National Starch and Chemical Company (National Starch) today announced that they have entered into a Supply Agreement whereby National Starch will supply high amylose corn starch to Plantic for the manufacture of the eco-friendly Plantic-® material. Plantic and National Starch have also...

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Vacuum Forming (Thermoforming) Services

Dow Introduces Four New Polypropylene Products at K2007

DUSSELDORF, GERMANY - November 09, 2007 The Dow Chemical Company today announced the introduction of four new and upgraded polypropylene products for rigid packaging and films converters in Europe. The new products include two new additions to the family of INSPIRE(TM) Performance Polymers and two new developmental resins. These products are part of the wave of new offerings from the Dow Horizon...

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RedEye RPM Adds Options to its Rapid Prototyping Services

September 25, 2007 VeroWhite and VeroBlack join VeroBlue- materials that provide accurate depictions of the end result projects Eden Prairie, Minn. (Sept. 25, 2007) - RedEye RPM today announced the general availability of VeroWhite and VeroBlack, and the availability of VeroBlue for its Overnight Build premium service. The addition of VeroWhite and VeroBlue to our already extensive list of...

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New Kynar Ultraflex®B Resin is the Most Flexible of All Kynar Grades

Philadelphia, PA, July 27, 2007- Arkema has introduced a new, extremely flexible grade of Kynar®, called Kynar Ultraflex®B. The new Kynar Ultraflex® resin has a flexural modulus of 12,000 psi, making it over twenty times more flexible than standard PVDF homopolymers. The new product offers clarity, toughness, ready acceptance of pigment, radiation resistance, and weatherability making it...

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Resins

Lustran Polymers Launches Program for Clearer, Brighter SAN Colors

Cleveland, OH, September 27, 2007 The Lustran Polymers business unit of LANXESS recently launched a new color initiative with its LUSTRAN-® SAN resin. The program consists of four base SAN (styrene-acrylonitrile) colors that are produced from a continuous SAN facility in Addyston (Cincinnati), Ohio. The colored SAN resin can be molded individually or blended together to produce transparent...

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