More Capacity for New Nylon

WEB EXCLUSIVE Royal DSM N.V. in the Netherlands will quadruple capacity this year for its new type of nylon, PA4T, which was introduced at the K 2007 show in Dusseldorf.

WEB EXCLUSIVE Royal DSM N.V. in the Netherlands will quadruple capacity this year for its new type of nylon, PA4T, which was introduced at the K 2007 show in Dusseldorf. Trade named Stanyl ForTii, it is aimed at electronics applications. PA4T is a halogen-free, flame-retardant, high-temperature resin that withstands lead-free soldering and has low water absorption and high dimensional stability. Stanyl ForTii is available from DSM Engineering Plastics, Evansville, Ind. (800) 333-4237 * www.dsmep.com