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As Seen In Plastics Technology

New Resins & Additives Galore at K 2016
A wide range of interesting developments in materials technologies were sprinkled in with some intriguing announcements of new ventures at K 2016.

Thermoplastics Composites Featured in SABIC’s ICEhouse
Innovative structure at 2017 World Economic Forum combined advanced technologies and design.

Largest-Ever Rear-Quarter Window Sports Lexan PC
New-generation multi-purpose MPVs feature rear-quarter window that is 40% lighter than comparable glass version.

SABIC Aims to Develop Next-Generation PP
New pilot plant to start up production by the end of first quarter 2017.

SABIC Aims to Develop Next-Generation PP
Startup of new pilot plant slated for end of March.

K2016 Reporter’s Notebook: Materials News
Celanese to offer PEEK, TPE; SABIC eyes new Gulf Coast facility; Covestro displays automotive, electronics innovations; and Baerlocher launches heat stabilizer for recycled resins.

K 2016 Preview: Materials & Additives
Driving the wide range of new developments in engineered plastics and additives are higher performance, safety, and sustainability.

Profile Extruder Sees the Light
Rotuba exited the sheet business to focus on custom profiles for LED light fixtures. It now ranks as North America’s leading profile extruder in this burgeoning market.

SABIC Now in Polyolefin Elastomer and Plastomer Market
Through its 50-50 JV with Korea's SK Global Chemical, SABIC is offering POE/POP products for polymer modifications and film applications.

A Pre-K2016 Experience in Belgium
EMG did a terrific job in bringing together some 25 trade press members to hear preliminary news from some key players in plastic materials and additives.

New Polysulfone Player in North America
Chinese producer of polysulfone teams up with North American plastics distributor to help alleviate supply crunch.

MATERIALS: PC Copolymers for Aircraft Interiors
SABIC's new grades of PC copolymers enabe injection-moldable lightweight aircraft interior parts.

AM’s Getting ‘Bigger’ In More Than Just Cars
Large-scale additive manufacturing is disrupting the (already disruptive) 3D printing field.

Finalists in Process/Assembly Category of SPE Auto Awards
Blow molded spoilers, high- and low-gloss door trim, and 2-shot chrome and paint highlighted in the process/assembly enabling technologies category.

Highlights of the SPE Auto Innovation Award’s Chassis, Powertrain Finalists
Three chassis/hardware and two powertrain innovative applications bear mention.

Three Interesting Materials Finalists of SPE Auto Innovation Awards
Two novel injection molded components and a blow molded one made possible by modified or new materials.

Several ‘Firsts’ Among 2015 SPE Automotive Innovation Awards
Of the nine award categories, thermoplastics captured five winners.

MATERIALS: PC Film Offers Exceptional Formability,
Reportedly outperforms alternatives for complex thermoforming applications.

SABIC Moves Engineering Plastics to New Texas Headquarters
The Pittsfield era is over for engineering plastics.

Car Window Technology with Integrated Lighting
SABIC's integrated window lighting exploration includes both decorative and functional aspects.

Product Categories of SABIC

ABS
Acetal
ASA Copolymers and Alloys
HDPE
LDPE
LLDPE
Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate/ABS Alloys
Polycarbonate/Polyester Alloy
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PBT Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PET Type
Polyetherimide
Polyethersulfone
Polyimide (Thermoplastic)
Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS)
Polyphthalamide (PPA)
Polypropylene (including Copolymers)
Polystyrene
Polysulfone
PPE/Nylon Alloys
PPE/PP Alloys
PPE/PS Alloys
Stock Shapes--Film
Stock Shapes--Sheet

Trade Names

COLORCOMP
CYCOLAC
CYCOLOY
FARADEX
GELOY
KONDUIT
LEXAN
LNP
LUBRICOMP
LUBRILOY
NORYL
NORYL GTX
NORYL PPX
STAT-KON
STAT-LOY
THERMOCOMP
ULTEM
VALOX
VERTON
XENOY
XYLEX