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Published: 10/22/2016

New PPAs; Styrenic-Based Thermoplastic Composites; and Additive Intros
BASF and DSM have introduced all new PPAs targeting automotive applications, while a modified SAN from INEOS is thought to be the first styrenic-based thermoplastic composite and Vertellus and Addivant introduce antioxidants and chain extenders, res...

Published: 10/19/2016

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.

Published: 10/6/2016

Pilot Program Aims to Start Automotive PP, TPO Recycling
The goal of the ELV Recycling Demonstration Project is to develop collection and recovery methods for PP and TPO that are technically and economically feasible.

Published: 9/20/2016

Finnish Startup Gets IMSE Lighting Patent
TactoTek’s newly-patented technology available for licensing.

Published: 9/7/2016

Automotive Color Predictions for 2020
BASF’s Color Excellence Team comes up with head-turning colors by region.

Published: 8/30/2016

Panel of Pros to Discuss Automotive Design Trends at GPS 2016
Analysts, industry leaders and plastics manufacturers will address expanding use of plastics and composites at this year’s IHS Markit and SPI event.

Published: 8/24/2016

Carbodeon to Expand Nanodiamonds Business
Nanodiamonds have commercially joined the arsenal of thermally-conductive fillers, with applications underway.

Published: 8/10/2016

Advanced Manufacturing Has Outsized Impact U.S. Economy
But overall impact is waning, pointing to need for federal and state-local strategies to boost the sector’s growth and broaden its reach.

Published: 8/9/2016

Best Paper Awards Dominated By LFT Thermoplastics
Three authors address this topic at the upcoming SPE Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition 2016.

Published: 8/2/2016

Americhem, LPKF Team Up on Colorful Laser Plastic Welding Results
Technology allows weight, time and money savings while optimizing aesthetics.