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Flame-retardant medical-grade TPU gains converts

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 | Permalink

Lubrizol Advanced Materials (Cleveland, OH) featured a flame-retardant medical-grade thermoplastic elastomer (TPE)—an industry first, according to the company—at MD&M West this week in Anaheim, CA. Flame retardancy is not typically among the litany of properties that medical device manufacturers demand of materials, but there is a need for it in some applications, according to Ralf Hüther, Global Medical Device Manager, LIfeScience Polymers, at Lubrizol. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Medical polymers Molding Extrusion read more

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Pack Expo 2013: Placon to announce new product lines in 2014; talks thermoforming trends

Monday, September 23rd, 2013 | Permalink

Las Vegas—Placon, a manufacturer of thermoformed plastic packaging, has plenty on the horizon for 2014, including new product lines. At Pack Expo 2013 (Sept. 23-25; Las Vegas), Melissa Jacobson, marketing and communications manager at Placon (Booth #S 6409), said the company anticipates announcing at least three complete new product lines in 2014.   “It will be some exciting new products for thermoforming,” she told PlasticsToday. “We really listen to the companies and the consumers and as a result will bring new products to the market.” Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – September 2013 Keywords:  Pack Expo 2013 Placon thermoforming PET recycling read more

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