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New Multilayer Material Innovates Formula Dispensing for Jarred Cosmetics
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New Multilayer Material Innovates Formula Dispensing for Jarred Cosmetics

Fairburn, GA (January 18, 2018) – A new patent-pending composite material combines the reservoir and applicator in a single product to provide consistent dosage for cosmetics formulas packaged in jars. By combining layers of fiber and/or foam with layers of Nubiform®, a porous elastomer from Porex Corporation (“POREX®”), the material performs as both a gateway and selective barrier to...

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New Technology for Cosmetics Applicators Offers Top-Notch Hygiene
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New Technology for Cosmetics Applicators Offers Top-Notch Hygiene

Fairburn, GA (October 31, 2017) – Cosmetics designers can now achieve superior hygiene with an applicator material featuring enhanced antimicrobial protection. This new alternative for applicator tips uses an innovative technology that kills bacteria directly on the applicator surface. Introduced by Porex Corporation (“POREX®”) for use with foundations, concealers, lip stains and other...

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AFLAS® 100 Series Fluoroelastomers Enhance Performance of Pumps, Valves and Seals
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AFLAS® 100 Series Fluoroelastomers Enhance Performance of Pumps, Valves and Seals

EXTON, Pa., August 21, 2019 — Components used in industrial equipment must withstand taxing conditions in order to reduce downtime needed to repair or replace malfunctioning parts. To help manufacturers of industrial parts address this challenge, AGC Chemicals Americas offers AFLAS® 100 series fluoroelastomers to enhance the performance and extend the life of pumps, seals and valves used in...

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AFLAS® Fluoroelastomer Grades Receive FDA Approval for Food Contact
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AFLAS® Fluoroelastomer Grades Receive FDA Approval for Food Contact

EXTON, Pa., July 22, 2019 — AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. announces the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved three grades of AFLAS® fluoroelastomers for food contact. AFLAS 150P, 100S and 100H fluoroelastomer grades can now be utilized in equipment used in food processing applications. These AFLAS grades are ideal for components like seals, sanitary gaskets, O-rings, valve seats and...

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