WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new line of outdoor weatherable thermoplastic compounds for monolayer and multi-layer sheet, profile, and film extrusion is offered by LTL Color Compounders, Inc., Morrisville, Pa. The ColorFast X Series, which includes fully formulated compounds as well as color and additive masterbatches, is touted for excellent weatherability, high opacity, high or low gloss, and chemical and scratch resistance,. The X Series is currenty available in ABS, ASA, PMMA, and nylon 6.
Editor PickNew ‘Long’ Carbon Nanotubes Show Promise In Thermoplastics, LSR
Novel hair-like nanotubes are said to “love thermoplastics” and to provide electrical conductivity at very low loadings.