New antiblock additive for polyolefin films delivers best attributes of talc, nepheline syenite and diotomaceous earth.
PolyOne's new special effects liquid colors are targeted to styling of PET bottles that maximize shelf appeal.
New styrenic block copolymer serves as modifier for injection-molded PP parts, and more.
Teknor's new flexible PVC compounds boast up to 90% lower emission of VOCs.
Celanese material scientists have developed various traceability technologies to help customers avoid significant losses due to missed business opportunities, image-loss of brand, unwarranted claims for damages and patent infringement.
Polyfil's new CFA masterbatch used Vistamaxx propylene-based elastomer as a carrier which is said to deliver several processing and end-use advantages for foamed PP and thermoformed products.
Processing and performance advantages are claimed for two new exothermic foaming agents for ABS and PVC.
New generation mixed-metal activators for foamed PVC reduce organic emissions and fogging effects.
Integrated at the filament level with high-modulus fibers of carbon, glass, basalt or aramid is the new Innegra H line of PP yarns.
These tones reportedly provide a "visual tactility", encouraging the consumer to reach out and touch.