2014.02 IAG

Plastics - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Plastics

   

New wind turbines made from Luran S styrenic resin

New wind turbines made from Luran S styrenic resin The Dutch company EverkinetIQ International has developed in clause collaboration with Pekago, Albis and BASF its first small wind turbine in the PIQO Series with the aid of Luran S KR 2858 G3, an ASA resin from BASF.

Plenty of attractions at Chinaplas 2011

Plenty of attractions at Chinaplas 2011 Green manufacturing becomes the melody of plastics and rubber industries spreading the notes of low carbon, energy-saving and recycling technology.

Prof. Igor Čatić: The truth about bioplastics

Prof. Igor Čatić: The truth about bioplastics We publish an article written by Croatian scientist Igor Čatić.

New Clariant Mevopur masterbatches

New Clariant Mevopur masterbatches Users of advanced medical polymers gain controlled, consistent, compliant color with new Clariant Mevopur Masterbatches.

DirectSkinning technology

DirectSkinning technology DirectSkinning technology is a new production process that improves cost efficiency in the production of injection molded parts in a single step. It has now been used for the first time with an aliphatic polyurethane material in the series production of vehicle interior parts.

Baycusan C 1008 polyurethane dispersion from Bayer MaterialScience

Baycusan C 1008 polyurethane dispersion from Bayer MaterialScience Baycusan C 1008 polyurethane dispersion from Bayer MaterialScience premieres at In-Cosmetics 2011.

Versaflex TPE healthcare grades for medical fluid delivery systems

Versaflex TPE healthcare grades for medical fluid delivery systems PolyOne GLS Thermoplastic Elastomers, a global leader in high-performance, custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomer solutions (TPEs) released the results of bondability studies that show the excellent performance of Versaflex HC TPEs using solventless, solvent-based, and heat welding adhesion methods.

Composites in wind energy

Composites in wind energy The wind energy market is experiencing rapid growth worldwide and has doubled in size every 3 years for the past 30 years. It is expected to have generated 331 TWh in 2010 alone, amounting to 1.6% of global energy consumption.

Audi selects high-performance Softell PP for its new Audi A 1

Audi selects high-performance Softell PP for its new Audi A 1 Audi has selected a new Softell polypropylene (PP) compound from LyondellBasell to manufacture the rear door panel of its new A1 model.

SABIC Innovative Plastics has introduced LNP Thermocomp

SABIC Innovative Plastics has introduced LNP Thermocomp SABIC Innovative Plastics has introduced LNP Thermocomp PX07444, a polyamide (PA) 6 thermoplastic compound that is reinforced with up to 20% curauá fibre.