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.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: RheTech, Inc., offers a new grade of RheVision biocomposite using sugar cane-based HDPE supplied by Brazil’s Braskem (U.S. office in Philadelphia, Pa.). The initial product is RheTech’s first “green biocomposite,&rdq...
Aimed at wood-plastic composites, the fi berexK72 conical twin-screw extruder series from Battenfeld-Cincinnati in Germany (represented in North America by American Maplan, McPherson, Kan.), offers an output range from 200 to 600 lb/hr, making it po...
FKuR Kunststoff GmbH of Willich, Germany, has just opened a subsidiary, FKuR Plastics Corp., in Cedar Park, Texas.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: FKuR Kunststoff GmbH of Willich, Germany, has just opened a subsidiary, FKuR Plastics Corp., in Cedar Park, Texas, with four employees.
SABIC Innovative Plastics, Pittsfield , Mass., launched the first two products in a series of natural-fiber reinforced compounds at the recent NPE show.
JER Envirotech International Corp., Vancouver, B.C., has a new series of compounds of recycled PP and wood fiber with higher toughness than before.
Stronger, stiffer wood/plastic composites (WPC) can be made with a novel thermoplastic epoxy developed by L&L Products Inc., Romeo, Mich.
A new variation on a hybrid-electric press, as well as special machines designed for liquid silicone rubber (LSR), thermoplastics compounded with carbon nanotubes, or a paper pulp/starch mixture were introduced at the IPF show in Japan by Nissei Pla...