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Dow affiliate invests in Russian composites

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 | Permalink

DowAksa Advanced Composites Holdings B.V. has taken up a one-third stake in the Russian Nanotechnology Center of Composites (NCC, Moscow). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  composites automotive read more

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A deeper look at UHMW-PE in orthopedic applications at PLASTEC West

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014 | Permalink

Although the Great Recession reduced demand for hip and knee replacement surgery, the orthopedic sector seems to be rebounding as the global economy improves. Age-related conditions like osteoarthritis and osteoporosis have been the primary drivers for hip and knee replacement surgery. However, an influx of a younger patient population wanting to maintain its active lifestyles in conjunction with an older population living considerably longer continues to help the large joint replacement market grow. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Medical Materials read more

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IBM creates MRSA-killing super plastic from PET bottles

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 | Permalink

Starting with PET, IBM researchers have created a super plastic that attacks and destroys methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA). Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  MRSA IBM read more

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2013 – The Technology Year in Review – GFI.com

Friday, December 27th, 2013 | Permalink

Art, glasses, furniture, jewelry, medical devices , and firearms are all items that can now be manufactured using 3D printing. And while you may think that $2000 is more than you would ever pay for a 3D printer, consider how  …

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Thermoplastic composites consortium gains support from polyamide supplier

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 | Permalink

DSM Engineering Plastics (Singapore) has joined the LIPA-Team, set up to develop an industrial process for the manufacture of endless-fiber-reinforced advanced thermoplastic composite parts. LIPA stands for “Lightweight Integrated Process Application.” DSM will contribute with materials know-how and in-depth understanding of polyamide 6 applications. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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