Polycarbonate Resins offer scratch and abrasion resistance.
Available in wide range of colors, Lexan DMX resins feature special polycarbonate co-polymer that provides surface hardness without need for hard coating. Materials eliminate secondary coating operations and environmental impact from VOCs. Resins are suitable for transparent applications such as soft keys, infrared lenses, bezels, and screens.Read More »
Plastic Resins target global automotive manufacturers.
Chemical, thermal, and impact resistant Valox iQ and Xenoy iQ resins are derived from 85% post-consumer plastic waste and manufactured with process intended to conserve non-renewable fuel resources and reduce CO2 emissions. Valox iQ is made with polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)-based polymers, while Xenoy iQ is alloy of polycarbonate and PBT-based polymers. Resins are suited for automotive...Read More »
Masking Material protects metal component surfaces.
Available in gel, brush-on, or spray-on formulations, SpeedMask-® UV Curable Masking Resin provides surface protection from contamination caused by acids, alkalines, plating solutions, and ambient debris from air plasma spray, HVOF, grinding, peening, and grit blasting. Single-component, temporary masking resin is solvent-free, non-flammable, urethane-based, and water-soluble, and easily peels,...Read More »
With Alextra(TM), Allen Extruders Launches a New Composite Technology to Meet the Demands of Extreme Environments
GE Plastics' Lexan* SLX Resin Provides Stunning Aesthetics and Performance PITTSFIELD, MASS. - July 20, 2006 - Allen Extruders, one of the largest U.S. producers of custom thermoplastic sheet, today launches Alextra(TM), a revolutionary new line of thermoplastic sheet products that meets the demanding performance requirements of extreme environments. Through close collaboration with GE Plastics,...Read More »
What You Need to Know About Adhesive N-95 Respirators
This white paper provides an in-depth overview of what you need to know about adhesive N-95 respirators.Read More »
Composite suits pallets used in wave solder applications.
Made from epoxy resin and random mat glass substrate, WaveMax(TM) 7000 thermoset composite is suited for high-volume production runs that require solder pallet to maintain strength at temperatures up to 315-Read More »
NOVA Chemicals Introduces New Expandable Polystyrene Resins for Stronger Insulating Concrete Forms
Pittsburgh, PA - NOVA Chemicals Corporation today announced the commercial availability of EPS 35MB-ICF, enhanced expandable polystyrene resins that deliver best-in-class performance in insulating concrete form (ICF) applications. ICFs are lightweight, high-strength, permanent concrete forms with built-in insulation. ICFs made with NOVA Chemicals' EPS 35MB-ICF resins enable significant molding...Read More »
Heat-Resistant Resins suit automotive lighting applications.
Lexan-® Xtreme Heat (XHT) resins offer automotive lighting designers material choices for demanding applications. Exhibiting resistance to deformation and color shift under high-heat conditions, they are suited for auto headlamp bezels and reflectors. Resins have specific gravity of 1.22 and offer flow characteristics for injection molding. When used on bezels and reflectors, resins enable...Read More »
DuPont to Produce New High-Performance Polymers Made with Renewable Resources
WILMINGTON, Del., June 27 / -- DuPont expects to begin production in 2007 of new high-performance thermoplastic resins and elastomer products made from two of its latest bio-based materials innovations. The products will be targeted for automotive, electrical/electronic and other industrial markets. Intermediates for DuPont(TM) Sorona-® polymer and DuPont(TM) Hytrel-® made with renewable...Read More »
Thermoset Composite Material provides dimensional stability.
Manufactured from woven aramid fiberglass fabric combined with phenolic compound, NP193PM has ambient flexural strength of 45,000 psi and hot flexural strength of 33,000 psi. Proprietary additive works as lubricant, minimizing friction and lowering operating temperatures by 50-Read More »
New Speedmask ® Resin Masks Make Metal Finishing Easier, Faster for Airfoil, Power Generation & Other Metal Finishing Processes
November 1, 2005 Offered by the DYMAX Corporation, the new 700 Series SpeedMask® UV curing maskants save time in metal finishing processes and fully protect critical surfaces. These products provide reliable protection and process simplification for new parts manufacture as well as for overhaul and repair. Damage to surfaces, edges and internal cavities is easily avoided using the SPEEDMASK 700...Read More »
Eliminate Expensive Repairs with the Hot-Shot Pipe Thawing Machine
The new Hot Shot Pipe Thawing Machine delivers an innovative and highly effective approach to thawing frozen pipes. Easy to use and versatile, it is loaded with robust features that further suit it to many challenging environments. To learn all about it, see our video.Read More »