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DuPont High-Performance Materials Enable World's Largest-Ever Commercial Aircraft in Inaugural Voyages to United States

New Airbus A380 Relies on DuPont Innovations for Strength, Lightweighting WILMINGTON, Del., March 19 /- The world's largest commercial jetliner made its inaugural visit to the United States today, relying on a host of DuPont lightweight, high-performance materials to lift the first-ever, full-length twin-deck aircraft. The innovative materials include DuPont(TM) Kevlar® and Nomex®...

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New Generation of Hook and Loop Fastening Systems Uses VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer
Plastic Injection Molding Services

New Generation of Hook and Loop Fastening Systems Uses VICTREX® PEEK(TM) Polymer

West Conshohocken, PA - (March 13, 2007) - When Aplix, the world leader in hook and loop fastening systems, developed a new method of molding a field of hooks within an injection molded part, it added VICTREX® PEEK(TM) polymer to its resin portfolio because of the polymer's high temperature resistance, enhanced stiffness and sterilizability. Using the high-performance thermoplastic in its...

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Resins

Conductive Resins are optimized for powder coating.

Able to replace metal substrates in powder coating applications, environmentally responsible Noryl GTX(TM) resins contain conductive fillers that eliminate need to apply electrostatic primer. Grades make it possible to powder-coat metal and plastic on same production line, and can eliminate chemical cleaning and pretreatment of metallic parts when used as substrate. Products consist of polyamide...

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Miscellaneous Agents

Food Approvals Open up Further Markets and Applications for Polyethylene (PE) Nucleation

Hyperform® HPN-20E nucleating agent from Milliken delivers optical improvements, enhanced moisture barrier, and improved mechanical properties for polyethylene resins, offering expanded functionality in films and packaging. A new applications lab film line underscores Milliken's commitment to film. SPARTANBURG, S.C. - March 9, 2007 - A recently granted food contact notification (FCN) for...

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Resins

Polyarylamide Plastic suits automotive fuel systems.

Offering low-permeation barrier material for host of fuel system applications, Ixef® Polyarylamide Plastic can be used in 2-layer system to meet standards of EPA's Partial Zero Emission Vehicle and California Air Resource Board automotive and small off-road engine emission regulations. Resin also maintains mechanical properties in bio-diesel and ethanol-based fuels.

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Resins

New AROPOL(TM) Resin Formulation from Ashland Brings Automotive Finish to Pleasure Boats

DUBLIN, Ohio - Above-the-waterline parts on pleasure boats can now display the same Class A" exterior finish usually reserved for sports cars. AROPOL NLN closed molding resin for the marine industry from Ashland Composite Polymers, a business group of Ashland Performance Materials, a division of Ashland Inc. (NYSE:ASH), is being introduced at the International Boat Builders' Exposition and...

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RTP Company Announces Long Fiber Thermoplastics Availability at China Facility
Resins

RTP Company Announces Long Fiber Thermoplastics Availability at China Facility

WINONA, MN, USA - January 9, 2007 - RTP Company, a global leader in specialty compounds, has added multiple long fiber-reinforced thermoplastic (LFRT) production lines at its Suzhou, China manufacturing facility. The long glass fiber compounds are based on various resin systems including nylon and polypropylene. The new LFRT lines will support our rapidly-growing automotive and industrial...

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Epoxy Resin Compound features high thermal conductivity.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Epoxy Resin Compound features high thermal conductivity.

Suitable for use in both thick/thin sectioned configurations, EP21TDC-2LO bonding, sealing, coating, and encapsulation system has thermal conductivity of 9 BTU/in./ftÂ-²/hr/°F and volume resistivity of 1,012 Wcm. With service operating temperature range of 4 K to 250°F, room temperature curable product features Shore D hardness of 36, elongation of 50%, 1:3 mix ratio by weight or...

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Rotary Dryers

NOVATEC Signs Agreement to Become Sole US Builder of New System that Rapidly Crystallizes and Dries PET in One Step

BALTIMORE, MD, U.S.A., January 22, 2007: With acquisition of a license from European patent holders, NOVATEC, Inc. has begun the first U.S. production of a completely new type of dryer/crystallizer that simplifies the processing of PET resin and regrind and requires dramatically less energy, time, and plant space than conventional systems, the company announced today. NOVATEC is the only U.S....

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Resins

GS Polymers, Inc. Announces Product Line Roll Out

GS Polymers, Inc. is proud to introduce their new product line of polyurethane and epoxy products. As specialty formulators of adhesives, potting compounds, casting resins and cast parts, GS Polymers has provided excellent products and services to hundreds of customers over the years. Now, GS Polymers has taken the best of their best to create this superior product line. How does this help your...

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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money
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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money

Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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