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As Seen In Plastics Technology

Nylon 66: Pricing & Supply Issues Spur Processors to Consider Alternatives
While the nylon 66 tightness may not prove long-lasting, resin suppliers, compounders, and distributors have mobilized to offer processors an array of ‘replacement’ materials. 

Additives: Colorants Give Plastic Parts Look of Naturally-Occurring Materials
PolyOne’s new Shades of Nature colorants mimic stone, marble, granite and more.

SABIC thermocomp

NPE2018: News in Materials & Additives
Here’s more news in engineering resins, TPEs, bioplastics, polyolefin film grades, PVC, and a range of additives from the Big Show not reported in all our other previous coverage.

Collaborative Mold Design Experiment Based on Clariant's Color Trends
Mold texture specialist and Clariant investigate interaction of social trends, color and textures. 

Materials: First-Ever TPE to Resist Blue Jean Staining
PolyOne’s new TPE alloy is ideal for white and light-colored phone cases.

PolyOne Acquires PlastiComp
Expanding its footprint into LFT composites, PolyOne confirms yet another composites acquisition. 

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: More Customized TPEs Emerge
From satin-smooth for consumer goods to medical-grade materials, new TPEs are more targeted to customized applications. 

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Engineering Resins Getting More Customized
Materials firms tailoring resins for specific applications.

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Mix of New Materials
Look for novel PVC compounds, PP with short- and long- fiber reinforcements, new acrylics including high heat-resistant versions, and flame-retardant CPE for wire & cable.

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Additives
The broad range of new additives includes modifiers, silicone additives for various polyolefins, compatibilizers PET and PLA, a blowing agent reinforced nylons, flame-retardant synergists for wire & cable, unique colorants, and color-tracking software for liquid-color metering devices. 

PolyOne NPE2018 materials & services portfolio

PolyOne Emphasizes its Materials & Services in Future Mobility Innovations
At its Investors Day at NPE2018, PolyOne will present details about transportation solutions as one of several high-growth focus areas.

Ascend’s Vydyne XHT nylon 66

Resins & Additives at NPE2018: Spotlight on Performance, Economy, Sustainability
NPE will host lots of news in engineered thermoplastic compounds, customized TPEs, polyolefins for packaging, bioplastics, recycled content compounds, purging agents, 3D printing materials, and a slew of innovative additives.

Additives: Brilliant Metallic Colorants Mimic Paint
Uniquely shaped and sized pigments enable the metallic shades to replicate paint.

Dow Corning flexible LSR

LSR & TPE Summit Highlights Trends And New Materials
Among them: an LSR for 3D printing and low-VOC TPEs for auto interiors.

PolyOne Expands Color Portfolio; Sells Former Spartech Business
New acquisition strengthens company's position in solid and liquid colorant technologies.

Specialized Color and Additive Masterbatches Thwart Counterfeiters
Polyone’s collaboration with potable water equipment maker fends off pirates.

What's Out There, What's Coming and Trying to Know What You Don't
Leading companies do three things consistently when it comes to technology.

Melt Delivery Systems: Going Against Tradition
When it comes to part design, the importance of a properly designed melt delivery system is often neglected.

Victrex Expands Its “Downstream” Parts Manufacturing Business
The joint venture with Tri-Mack Plastics to accelerate use of PAEK composite components in aerospace.

Solvay Technyl 4 Earth nylon 66

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.

Product Categories of PolyOne

ABS
ABS/pvc Alloy
Acetal
Acrylic Copolymers
Acrylics
Antiblocking Concentrates
Antioxidant Concentrates
Antistat Concentrates
Blowing Agents--Concentrates
Color Concentrates, Liquid or Paste
Color Concentrates, Solid
Color Dyes, Pigments
Custom Compounding, Formulating--Thermoplastics
Ethylene Copolymers and Alloys - Other
Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
Fillers--Mineral or Other Inorganic Type
Flame Retardant Concentrates
Flame Retardants/Smoke Suppressants
Fluoropolymers
HDPE
Impact Modifiers
Ionomers
LDPE
LLDPE
Lubricant Concentrates
Nylon/Abs Alloys
Nylon--Amorphous
Nylons - Other
Nylon--Type 6
Nylon--Type 6/66 Copolymer
Nylon--Type 610
Nylon--Type 612
Nylon--Type 66
Other Styrene Copolymers
Polycarbonate
Polycarbonate/ABS Alloys
Polycarbonate/Polyester Alloy
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PBT Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PET Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PETG Type
Polylactide (PLA) Polymers
Polymethylpentene
Polypropylene (including Copolymers)
Polystyrene
Processing Aids--Polymeric Type
Prototyping Compounds
Purging Compounds
PVC--Chlorinated PVC (CPVC)
PVC--Copolymer Resins
PVC--Dispersion and Blending Resins
PVC--Flexible Compounds
PVC--Plastisols, Organosols
PVC--Rigid Compounds
PVC--Suspension or Mass General-purpose Resins
PVDC--Extrusion & Molding Grades
Release Agents--External (Spray or Wipe-on)
Release Agents--Internal (Additive Type)
SAN
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Olefinic Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Polyester Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Polyether Block Amide (PEBA) Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Styrenic Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Urethane Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Vinyl Type
Thermoplastic Urethane (Non-Elastomeric)
Urethane Chemicals--Complete Systems (Foam and Elastomer)
UV Stabilizer Concentrates

Trade Names

Aquamix
Bathene
Bergadur
Bergaflex
Bergaform
Bergamid
ComPETe
Complete
Duracap
Dynaflex
Dynalloy
ECCOH
Edgeglo
Edgetek
Fast Mark
Fiberloc
FireCon
Geon
GLS
Gravi-Tech
Holoflake
HTX Ultra
LubriOne
Mastermix
Maxbatch
Maxxam
Multi-Purge
NiteBrite
Nymax
OnCap
OnColor
OnForce
PETAL
PicoTint
PlastOne
Polyfoam
PolyMelt
PolyOne
PProtint
Precision
reFlex
reSound
Smartbatch
Stan-Tone
Stat-Tech
Syncure
Synplast
Therma-Tech
Trilliant
Versaflex
Versallon
Versalloy
WithStand