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Inspection and analysis of XLPE and HPTE insulating material

Plastics used for the insulation of medium, high- and extra-high voltage cables have to comply with the highest purity standards.

Borealis launches first ADCA-free material solution for data cables

Borealis launches the innovative grade HE4883, an ADCA-free material solution for physically foamed

Wacker unveils new electrically conductive rubber dispersion

At K 2016 Wacker will unveil new electrically conductive silicone rubber dispersion for the cable industry.

Chemours at Wire 2016

At Wire 2016 The Chemours Company presents its broad portfolio of Teflon resins for the wire & cable industry.

New halogen-free jacketing compound for cables

Halguard 58300 Series HFFR compounds from Teknor Apex exhibit high oxygen indices, enabling compliance with UL1685 FT-4 Vertical Tray Test.

New compound technology for HVDC cables

Borealis and Borouge announced a step-change high voltage direct current (HVDC) innovation based on the Borlink technology platform.

New investments of Borealis and Borouge

The main aim of two new projects is to ensure the availability of high-quality compounds for power cables.

New Flexalloy PVC elastomer compounds for electric vehicle charger cable

Two Flexalloy PVC elastomer compounds from Teknor Apex Company provide manufacturers of charger cable for electric vehicles (EVs) with more cost-effective alternatives to other elastomers in both insulation and jacketing, the company announced.