Silicone

Encapsulants

WACKER Presents New Silicone Grades for Electronic and Medical-Technology Applications

Munich – PLASTIC Japan will see WACKER, a Munich-based chemical company, and Japanese silicone manufacturer Wacker Asahikasei Silicone unveiling innovative silicone products for the electronics, optoelectronics and medical-technology sectors. Among the products celebrating their premieres will be SEMICOSIL® 915 HT, a heat-resistant gel for encapsulating power electronic modules;...

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Resins

Silicone Resin Elastomer Gel supports skin care applications.

CombiningÂ- skin sensation produced by non-crosslinked silicone polymers with film-forming properties of silicone resins, BELSIL® REG 1100 serves as multifunctional active ingredient for skin-care applications and decorative cosmetic products. Transparent, colorless gel forms soft, water-repellant film that adheres well to skin without becoming sticky. BELSIL® ADM 6102 E,...

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Hose and Wire Protection Sleeves

Addition Cured Silicone Meets USP Class VI and ISO 10993-5 Specifications for Biocompatibility and Cytoxicity

Formulated for medical device applications, MasterSil 153Med passes USP Class VI and ISO 10993-5 testing. This two part silicone with a paste consistency features a convenient one to one mix ratio by weight, and does not require exposure to air and humidity for cross-linking. It has a long working life of 5-7 hours and will not outgas while curing. As is true with most silicones, MasterSil 153Med...

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High Quality Potting Compound Meets Special Criteria
Miscellaneous Compounds

High Quality Potting Compound Meets Special Criteria

CRANSTON, RI USAÂ- – 50-1952, by Epoxies, Etc., is a Thermally Conductive Silicone Potting and Encapsulating Compound with outstanding properties over a broad temperature range.  Many electrical potting applications require the material transfer heat well, have good electrical properties and protect components.  The 50-1952 meets these criteria and stands out in several...

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Resins

Dow Corning Recognized for Innovation and LED Product Technology with Two Prestigious Awards from LIGHTFAIR International

PhiladelphiaÂ- – Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, was honored to accept not one, but two LIGHTFAIR® International LFI® Innovation Awards® today. Specifically, Dow Corning beat 307 contenders to earn the prestigious Technical Innovation Award, described by LFI as one of its top honors for outstanding achievement in design...

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Dow Corning Showcases Benefits of High-Performance Silicones for Next-Generation LED Designs at LIGHTFAIR® International 2013
Miscellaneous Compounds

Dow Corning Showcases Benefits of High-Performance Silicones for Next-Generation LED Designs at LIGHTFAIR® International 2013

PhiladelphiaÂ- – Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones,silicon-based technology and innovation is showcasing at LIGHTFAIR® International 2013 (booth #159) how LED designers and manufacturers can capitalize on the unique benefits that advanced silicone materials offer the fast-growing LED lighting industry. On display at the company’s booth, LED applications and live...

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Silicone

Dow Corning to Launch, Showcase Advanced Silicone Technologies for LED Lamps & Luminaires at LIGHTFAIR® International 2013

Midland, Mich. – Dow Corning, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, announced today that it will introduce an innovative new thermal management silicone technology for light emitting diode (LED) lamps and luminaires at LIGHTFAIR® International (LFI) in booth #159. They will exhibit these materials as part of their growing family of industry-leading...

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Gels

Bluestar Silicones Presents Soft Silicone Advantages at Medical Design and Manufacturing (Md&M) West Show

ANAHEIM, CALIF. - Bluestar Silicones will show its Silbione® brand soft silicone technologies at the Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West Conference (Booth #1761), February 12-14. These technologies include low durometer liquid silicone rubber (LSR), room temperature vulcanized (RTV) silicones, gels and skin adhesives, and it's new patent pending silicone foam. Technical Leader Dr....

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Electrolube Launch LED Thermal Management Materials in India
Thermal Fluids

Electrolube Launch LED Thermal Management Materials in India

The global materials manufacturer, Electrolube, has announced plans to launch an extensive range of thermal management interface solutions to the LED industry in India, following record sales of the company's newest LED silicone materials in China, Europe and Australia. Electrolube's thermal management range provides the latest advancements in materials technology for LED heat transfer solutions...

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Silicone

Foam Control Additives suit industrial and food applications.

SILCOLAPSE 623 and 621 are designed for industrial applications while SILCOLAPSE 723, 722, and 721 are compliant with 21 CFR 173.340, Defoaming Agents, and other indirect food additives sections of 21 CFR. Water-soluble additives control foam at concentrations as low as 10 ppm solids, at elevated temperatures and pressures, and are also effective in alkaline conditions. Products are available in...

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