Rice hull-filled PP grade ups green credentials of F-Series pickup

The 2014 Ford F-150 pickup truck is lighter than ever, with extensive use of high-strength 70,000-psi steel and aluminum, but plastic is also playing a key role in the environmental credentials of the full-size truck, which may return fuel economy as high as 30 mpg. The electrical cowl bracket employed in the vehicle is molded from a rice hull-filled grade of polypropylene (PP). The development was initially reported by PlasticsToday here . Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  green practices materials read more

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Rice hull-filled PP grade ups green credentials of F-Series pickup

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