Microscopic cellulose particles enhance properties and renewable content.
Instron will debut its new advanced video extensometer for strain measurement at NPE 2015.
FKuR and Helian Polymers have developed PLA filmaments reinforced with natural fibers for FDM.
A reportedly unique reset mechanism makes a new hand durometer for creep measurement easy to use for the long term.
Nexam Chemical launches multifunctional additive for virgin and recycled commodity and engineering resins and composites.
Compounds are said to have the same feel, flexibility, and ease of processing as conventional vinyls.
Teknor's new flexible PVC compounds boast up to 90% lower emission of VOCs.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new EcopaXX nylon 410 grade launched by DSM Engineering Plastics offers both manufacturing and environmental benefits in insulating profiles for aluminum windows.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Enso Plastics has introduced a renewable starch-based thermoplastic derived from potato farming waste. It can be used alone or blended with PP or PE.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Two new grades of Polybond functionalized polymers used as tie layers in multilayer thermoplastics applications such as pipe have been launched by Addivant, Middlebury, Conn., a new company formed from the Antioxidant and UV Stabilize...