PRE AM 2014
2014.07 Dioxide

Plastics - news on Plastech

Information from the industry concerning: Plastics

   

Vectra LCP E488i and E471i grades from Ticona

Vectra LCP E488i and E471i grades from Ticona Ticona Engineering Polymers announced that two Vectra liquid crystal polymer (LCP) specialty grades E488i and E471i received an Underwriters Laboratories (UL) V-O classification, according to the global independent safety science company’s UL 94 plastic flammability standard for all colors and at wall thicknesses of 0.15 millimeters.

25th Edition of CHINAPLAS in 2011

25th Edition of CHINAPLAS in 2011 Since China's reform and open door policy, all kinds of businesses have been thriving for the past three decades. As one of the important pillar industries of its economy, the plastics industry has continuously maintained high-speed development for the past 30 years.

New engineering plastics for the medical sector

New engineering plastics for the medical sector BASF is adding three new products from two classes of material to its medical-technology plastics portfolio identified by the suffix “PRO”.

NOVA Chemicals expands resin portfolio for caps & closures market

NOVA Chemicals expands resin portfolio for caps & closures market NOVA Chemicals introduced a sustainable, high-performance polyethylene resin for the caps and closures market.

DSM Engineering Plastics introduces Akulon RC

DSM Engineering Plastics introduces Akulon RC DSM Engineering Plastics has announced the commercialization of Akulon RC, a portfolio of Recycle Content grades of PA6 for use in Automotive under-the-bonnet applications. The new material will be available from the end of 2010 – with first commercial applications expected in early 2011.

In-mould labelling with barrier label, 2K injection with EVOH, and 3D Coating

In-mould labelling with barrier label, 2K injection with EVOH, and 3D Coating Waldorf Technik GmbH & Co. KG, based at Engen, Germany, is a specialized high-end design, engineering and manufacturing company of downstream automation for injection moulding solutions and systems.

Future market Russia needs to modernise

Future market Russia needs to modernise The recession has increased awareness in Russia of the need to press ahead with modernising the economy. The best form of protection against future recessions is greater diversification and focus on innovation in the national economy.

SABIC at Interplastica 2011

SABIC at Interplastica 2011 At Interplastica 2011, the SABIC family of plastics businesses, including Polymers and Innovative Plastics, will be exhibiting a broad array of materials, including the company’s latest innovations, which address the requirements of customers in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Baltic nations.

Huntsman develops Irogran

Huntsman develops Irogran Huntsman develops industrial-grade Irogran for high temperature applications.

China's low smoke halogen free flame retardant polypropylene industry

China's low smoke halogen free flame retardant polypropylene industry Polypropylene (PP) is a kind of general-purpose plastics with large output and favorable performance. The modified PP is extensively applied in automobiles, building materials, electrical and electronic components, various pipes and fittings, etc.