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Continuous fiber laminate/overmolding compound combination to further plastic penetration in auto

Monday, July 1st, 2013 | Permalink

  The trend towards weight saving in the automotive sector is relentless and  is becoming increasingly important as the year 2020 approaches – this is when the fleet CO2 emissions of European automobile manufacturers must comply with significantly more stringent requirements. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Continuous fiber laminate/overmolding compound combination to further plastic penetration in auto

Chinaplas 2013: Regulations force PU foam flame retardant rethink

Monday, June 3rd, 2013 | Permalink

Regulations governing the usage of flame retardants in polyurethane (PU) foam used in furniture and automotive applications are prompting additive suppliers to tailor their formulations to meet regional requirements. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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VDI: Aligning technology with aesthetics in automotive

Friday, March 22nd, 2013 | Permalink

Mannheim, Germany—At the annual international plastics conference “Plastics in Automotive Engineering 2013” hosted by the Association of German Engineers the ongoing themes in the auto industry—weight reduction, environmental requirements, cost reductions—were all much in evidence; often in combination with one another. At the same time, various exhibitors were also highlighting the role of aesthetics in design and choice of materials, and how this can affect the perception of product quality. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Issue Date:  PT – March 2013 Keywords:  VDI Association of German Engineers Plastics in Automotive Engineering 2013 read more

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