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TPO automotive skin plant starts up in China

Monday, March 24th, 2014 | Permalink

A new production line for interior film skins fabricated from thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) went into operation in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu Province, eastern China in October last year. The new production capacity is being added in response to the steady growth in demand in the Chinese automotive industry for high-quality TPO films. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Materials and Additives Lightweighting Extrusion Material Handling and Auxiliary Equipment Recycling and Size Reduction read more

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TPO automotive skin plant starts up in China

TI Automotive opens fuel tank molding plant in China

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 | Permalink

Automotive fluid systems supplier TI Automotive (Auburn Hills, MI) has inaugurated its newest fuel tank systems production facility in Guangzhou, southern China. The 67,000-square-foot facility is TI Automotive’s second fuel tank production facility within China and produces blow-molded plastic fuel tanks for Nissan, Toyota, Peugeot Citröen and Qoros. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Release agent-free production of PU foamed interior components

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 | Permalink

Because reactive polymers such as polyurethane (PU) exhibit extremely strong adhesion to metallic materials, appropriate measures are required in order to remove foamed articles from the mold without damaging them. Up until now, these measures – such as external release agents – have created a number of disadvantages. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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This exoskeleton is made for walking, among other things

Saturday, March 15th, 2014 | Permalink

It’s not quite the Power Loader you might remember from Aliens— not yet, anyway—but the wearable bionic suit from Ekso Bionics (Richmond, CA) is a big step forward for anyone who suffers from mobility impairment, or who just wants to lift and carry really heavy stuff. The technology was named by sister publication MD+DI  as one of five startups poised to change medtech forever . Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  medical Polymers read more

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This exoskeleton is made for walking, among other things

Nelipak figures process validation is ready for its close up

Thursday, March 13th, 2014 | Permalink

A series of short videos dedicated to process validation has been launched on YouTube by Nelipak Healthcare Packaging (Cranston, RI), a supplier of custom thermoformed packaging for medical and pharmaceutical products. The videos, hosted by Elizabeth Nugent, Global Director, Quality and Regulatory Affairs, are designed to demystify process validation by explaining the purpose it serves and demonstrating the benefits for customers. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  thermoforming read more

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Nelipak figures process validation is ready for its close up