Please visit: Clariant Corporation
Additives (Plastics, Ink and Coatings)
4000 Monroe Road
Charlotte, NC 28205 US
Compounders, molders, and extruders will be treated to a wide range of new additives at NPE 2006.
For skeptics who may doubt that nanocomposites have yet proven themselves commercially viable materials, last year’s Nanocomposites 2005 Conference in San Francisco presented plenty of evidence that “nanos” are beginning to live up to their promise.
What’s new in plastics on cars?
Nano-sized particles have mega-potential in plastics because just a pinch does so much more than heavy loadings of other additives. Three recent conferences presented almost 200 papers on the feverish pace of ‘nano’ R&D on boosting plastics’ mechanical and barrier properties, flame retardancy, and electrical conductivity.