Resins

EOS's Flame Retardant Laser-Sintering Material Takes Flight

PARAMOUNT PDS DELIVERS FLIGHT-READY PARTS FOR COMMERCIAL AIRCRAFT WITH RAPID MANUFACTURING Novi, Mich., July 16th, 2007: EOS, the world-leading manufacturer of laser-sintering systems, today announced that Paramount PDS, a leading product development and rapid manufacturing company, uses PA 2210 FR material for rapid manufacturing of commercial aircraft components. PA 2210 FR, the first flame...

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New Freezer-Grade PP Resin from Basell for IML Ice Cream Tub Helps Wells' Dairy Achieve 'Fastest-Growing in Category' Status for Blue Bunny® Brand

New Freezer-Grade PP Resin from Basell for IML Ice Cream Tub Helps Wells' Dairy Achieve 'Fastest-Growing in Category' Status for Blue Bunny® Brand

New Freezer-Grade PP Resin from Basell for IML Ice Cream Tub Helps Wells' Dairy Achieve 'Fastest-Growing in Category' Status for Blue Bunny® Brand Elkton, MD, July 9, 2007 - A switch by Wells' Dairy, Inc., Le Mars, IA, to an elliptical in-mold labelled (IML), injection molded, polypropylene (PP) 56-ounce container for its Blue Bunny® brand has helped make it the U.S.'s fastest growing packaged...

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Aardvark Polymers Announces New Roto Resins: FR Nylon - Aardalloy POM Alloys

Lambertville, N.J. Aardvark Polymers is pleased to announce several new additions to their growing line of Next Generation Roto Resins. The new offerings include a FR nylon with UL94-V0 ratings and the first commercial Aardalloy thermoplastic alloy products. NEW Aarlon 4055FR- PA6/6 V0 Rated Aarlon 4055FR is a premium flame retardant type 6/6 polyamide with a UL94-V0 rating for flammability....

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GE's LNP* Starflam* X-Gen Compounds Meet Today's Environmental Compliance Challenges with Tomorrow's High-Tech Materials

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - June 21, 2007 - GE Plastics today launched a new portfolio of high-tech LNP* Starflam* compounds that provide excellent flammability performance while meeting the requirements of halogen-free parts. The LNP Starflam X-Gen Z270 family of fiber-reinforced polyamides supports compliance with the European Union's Waste Electrical and Electronics Equipment (WEEE) directive,...

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Resin enables green insulation manufacturing.

Aquaset(TM) acrylic thermosetting binders provide building insulation manufacturers with green alternative to formaldehyde in production of fiberglass batting. Water-based acrylic offers sustainable chemistry that is non-combustible, non-hazardous, recyclable, and non-flammable. Stable at room temperature, resins do not require refrigeration. Binders produce only water during curing process and...

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RTP Company Introduces Bio-Compatible Masterbatch and Precolored Resin Products

RTP Company Introduces Bio-Compatible Masterbatch and Precolored Resin Products

WINONA, MN, USA - June 8, 2007 - RTP Company has developed standard lines of UniColor(TM) universal masterbatch and precolored resin products for use in medical devices, medical packaging, pharmaceutical applications, and disposable medical products. The standard colors, as well as custom color solutions, all meet with ISO 10993-1 tests for bio-compatibility standards and were carefully developed...

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Low-Styrene Resin targets pultrusion market.

DION 31068-00 is low-styrene, UV stabilized, medium-high reactivity, resilient terephthalic resin developed as performance match to isophthalic resin systems. Low viscosity resin has styrene level of 30% or less, making it compliant under California Rules 50 and 1162. Direct injection capable, it is suited for applications such as window lineals, ladder rails, tool handles, fan shrouds,...

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NEU Introduces New Line of Tungsten-Filled Compounds for Improved Medical Device Applications

NORTH HAVEN, CT (May 22, 2007) - NEU, a leading international engineering polymer compounder, has introduced a new series of medical grade resins with features and benefits not found in currently used radio opaque polymers. Specifically the new grades include TPUs, nylons (polyamids), olefins and other resins. Medical device applications include, but are not limited to, products that require...

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TPR2 Introduces a New ASTM E84 Class A Fire Retardant Resins for Fiberglass and Carbon Fiber

WATERBURY, CT - December 2006 - TPR2 , Thermal Product Research, announces it's latest new fire safety product for professional motorsports and other industries... A highly fire retardant INTUMESCENT polyester resins for fiberglass and Epoxy resins for Carbon fiber. The new products are the first of their kind for the motorsports, marine, military and other industry. These new products from TPR2...

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