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Teknor Apex Debuts TPE with 35% Sustainable Content
- Plastics compounder Teknor Apex has launched a thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) made with 35% sustainable content comprising UBQ and post-consumer recycled material. UBQ is a bio-based, recyclable...
Building a world championship winner
- Aurelien Ducroz’s Crosscall, which won the Class40 World Championships in June 2022, was built by a highly-skilled independent infusion specialist,
How adhesives are used in prosthetics and implantable medical devices
01/02/2023 - EP42HT-2Med is one of Master Bond’s flagship medical grade epoxies that is designed specifically for use in medical applications. This two part epoxy meets both USP Class VI and ISO...
New Method to Make Complex Polymers with Precisely Controlled Structures
02/02/2023 - Research at Hokkaido University brings a new level of control to making long and geometrically interlinked polymer molecules from several different alternating molecular units joined in a...
Italian PTFE hose maker buys US-based MTO Hose Solution
01/02/2023 - Italian PTFE hose maker buys US-based MTO Hose SolutionVittorio Calissi of Unigasket (l.), MTO boss Don Malizia (c.) and Palladio partner Simone (Photo: Unigasket)With the acquisition of MTO Hose...
Cygnet Texkimp opens its doors for behind the scenes tour of Innovation Centre and factory
- The composites technology specialist is inviting industry to visit its facilities, see its technologies in action and talk to the engineers who design and build them. Visitors will be among the...
West System epoxy starts 2023 with clean packaging and new spanish distributor
- Wessex Resins – which manufactures West System, Pro-Set® and Entropy Resins® under license from Gougeon Brothers Inc – has been reducing the amount of plastic packaging used.  Wherever...
Perspective: What the Essential Plastics Coalition has wrong
25/01/2023 - My letter addresses many of the statements Richard Berman,...
Epoxy Europe aderisce a EuCIA
25/01/2023 - La federazione europea dei materiali compositi si allarga accogliendo i produttori di resine epossidiche affiliati a Cefic. 25...
TPI collaborates with WindSTAR to leverage machine learning and create a digital twin of the wind blade manufacturing process
- Stephen Nolet, Senior Director of Innovation & Technology for TPI, worked alongside student researchers and faculty from the University of Texas at Dallas, as well as technical experts from...
UBE Unveils New Series of PC-based PU Prepolymers for Abrasion-resistant Applications
23/01/2023 - UBE has developed a new series of ETERNATHANE® polycarbonate-based polyurethane prepolymers for...
TPI, WindSTAR create digital twin for wind blade manufacturing
20/01/2023 - Stephen Nolet, senior director of Innovation and Technology for TPI, worked alongside student researchers and faculty from the University of Texas at Dallas, as well as technical experts...
Carlisle warns of job losses at Accella plant in Ohio
19/01/2023 - The parent company of Accella Polyurethane Systems LLC says it is "contemplating" the sale of its Delphos, Ohio, facility, and may close it if it can't find a buyer within 60...
Graphene Nanotubes Prevent Static Electricity Buildup in TPU Hoses
- When dry bulk materials are conveyed by compressed air through a nonconductive hose, the friction can cause static electricity to build up. This can lead to sparks, resulting in damage to...
SPE Thermoset Division announces second keynote for Topcon 2023
18/01/2023 - The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Thermoset...
Graphene Nanotube Modified TPU to Prevent Static Electricity Buildup in Hoses
18/01/2023 - Thermoplastic polyurethane hoses enhanced with graphene nanotubes...
TPU con nanotubi di grafene
17/01/2023 - I compound così modificati offrono una buona combinazione tra conduttività elettrica, flessibilità e resistenza all'abrasione. ...
Magnolia Advanced Materials adhesive added to quality product listing for Lockheed Martin
16/01/2023 - Magnolia Advanced Materials Inc. (MAM, Atlanta, Ga., U.S.) has earned a QPL/EMAP listing for Lockheed Martin (Bethesda, Md.,...
Michelin Partners with DHL to Trial Airless Puncture-Proof Tire
- Nearly 50 DHL Express vans will begin running on Michelin Uptis airless tires to make last-mile deliveries in Singapore by the end of 2023. The pilot program began with the first vehicles making...
Mearthane adds Precision Elastomers to its acquisition portfolio
11/01/2023 - Cranston, R.I.-based Mearthane Products Corp. (MPC) has acquired Precision Elastomers Inc. (PEI), adding Precision’s custom thermoset polyurethane and silicone components to MPC’s...