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Solutions for the Automated Process Chain in Elastomer Engineering

Solutions for the Automated Process Chain in Elastomer Engineering Six partner companies from Austria and Italy display a “transalpine” process chain for elastomer sealing parts at K 2013 under the name “Carousel”.

Basotect finds new application in LNG tankers

Basotect finds new application in LNG tankers Blanket made of foam blocks prevents sloshing.

New high-purity medical plastics for wire and cable

New high-purity medical plastics for wire and cable New Medalist compounds from Teknor Apex provide practical alternatives to PVC.

Elasto Müller Kunststoffe expand TPE capacity in Germany

Elasto Müller Kunststoffe expand TPE capacity in Germany Elasto Müller Kunststoffe, Hexpol’s Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) compounding group, has announced plans to expand capacity in Germany with a sixth TPE production line.

Broad range of high-purity TPV medical elastomers eliminate pre-drying

  Broad range of high-purity TPV medical elastomers eliminate pre-drying Spanning 15 to 80 Shore A Hardness Range, Medalist MD-200 series from Teknor Apex exhibits low compression set in rubber-replacement applications like stoppers, seals, and gaskets.

DuPont's Vamac Ultra HT

DuPont's Vamac Ultra HT DuPont extends AEM performance with Vamac Ultra HT for 180°C turbo hose and air duct applications.

PolyOne GLS Expands Versalloy HC Portfolio

PolyOne GLS Expands Versalloy HC Portfolio PolyOne GLS Thermoplastic Elastomers, a global leader in high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomer solutions, has announced the addition of three new materials to its Versalloy™ HC TPV (thermoplastic vulcanizate).