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Thermoplastics

For the first time Chem-Trend is publishing an online catalogue for its Lusin mould maintenance products. more

Industry News

Thermally conductive series of Polyamide 6 from Lanxess broadened to manage heat in miniature electronics. more

Materials

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Victrex

Victrex’s thermoplastic composites vital to drive Aerospace build rates with over 35,000 new aircraft forecasted within 20 years. more

Materials

Finely regulated welding from an all-electric system will be demonstrated by Rinco Ultrasonics at NPE2018, in Orlando. more

NPE 2018

PolyOne is licensing ElectriPlast long fibre conductive thermoplastic technology to provide better shielding for advanced driver assist devices. more

Industry News

Vitralit is a light curing adhesive, made by Panacol based near Frankfurt in Germany. more

Materials

Production of Ultem and Noryl resins will increase at SABIC's plants in the Netherlands and Singapore. more

Industry News

A new facility at Victrex plant in Lancashire will focus on research for high performance PEEK and PAEK in 3D Printing. more

Industry News

The BPF will host a seminar on October 5, at its headquarters at BPF House in Shoreditch, London, on thermoplastic composite promotion. more

Events

Innofil3D will play a central role in BASF’s production of filaments for 3D printing. more

Industry News

Eastman introduces engineering bioplastic at Chinaplas. more

Materials

The patented PtFS system was delivered to Iowa-based Quatro Composites more

Industry News

Technical compounder, Luxus, is celebrating the successful completion of its three-year research project for advanced lightweight thermoplastics for the automotive industry. more

Materials

Albis Plastic has expanded its healthcare product portfolio by adding Texin RxT TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer) types from Covestro. more

Materials

Glasgow-based plastics raw materials distributor, Hardie Polymers, has been recognised with the award for ‘Best Independent Polymer Supplier 2015’ by International Publishing Group, Corporate Vision. more

Industry News

Bayer MaterialScience has announced it will appear at its first major international tradeshow under its new brand identity, ‘Covestro’, at Fakuma in October 2015. more

Materials

Staedtler has joined forces once again with Kraiburg to repeat the success of their Wopex pencil by creating a new colour alternative. more

Materials

What determines friction between thermoplastic components?

This month, polymer expert and technical blog author, Dr Charlie Geddes, goes back to the classroom when it comes to friction. more

12 May 2015 12:29 Materials Blog

Cricket helmets made from thermoplastics have undergone a safety upgrade following the death of Australian cricketer, Philip Hughes. more

Materials

RTP Company has expanded its Very Long Fibre reinforced Polypropylene (PP VLF) portfolio to include a range of low emission products. more

Materials