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No shock: TPU innovation is far from static

Friday, September 27th, 2013 | Permalink

A new antistatic additive for the plastics industry By Anja Oltmanns, Head of Sales and Technical Service Compounds, Antistatics, Nonwovens, BASF Polyurethanes GmbH   Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  antistatic TPU read more

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Molybdenum sulfide-lubricated polyamide targets metal replacement

Thursday, August 15th, 2013 | Permalink

Applications requiring toughness, high compressive strength and lubricity such as bushings will reportedly benefit from the availability of new injection-molding grades of molybdenum-disulfide-filled polyamide 66 compounds from Clariant (Muttenz, Switzerland). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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RTP launches cellulose fiber reinforced PP compounds

Thursday, August 1st, 2013 | Permalink

Thermoplastics compounder RTP Company (Winona, MN) has unveiled the latest addition to its Eco Solutions product portfolio with a new line of custom cellulose fiber reinforced polypropylene (PP) compounds. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  recycling polypropylene cellulose automotive appliances read more

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BASF establishes development platform for composites

Monday, July 8th, 2013 | Permalink

Starting in October 2013, BASF will offer its customers a product and service package under the name Ultracom that encompasses thermoplastic laminates and tapes combined with compounds for overmolding as well as a comprehensive engineering support component. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Coupling agent enables PVC replacement by polyolefins in W&C

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013 | Permalink

A new series of coupling agents reportedly allow halogen-free polyolefin compounds to efficiently replace PVC in flame retardant wire and cable solutions. Polybond modifiers are supplied by Addivant USA (Middlebury, CT), the former antioxidant and UV stabilizer solutions business of Chemtura . Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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