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As Seen In Plastics Technology

Ascend’s XHT heat-resistant nylon 6,6

Bracing for Possible Supply Shortage of Nylon 66
PolySource, for one, has been preparing for this with alternatives it offers. How big is this concern? Who’s working on solutions, including alternative offerings?

SPE Polyolefins 2018

Materials Innovations for Film, Molding & Automotive
Highlights of the SPE Polyolefins Conference included a ‘game-changing’ LLDPE family, and new stabilizers and other additives for film extrusion and all types of molding.

Materials: New ‘Recyclable’ Barrier Polyester for Multi-Layer PET Bottles & Films
Solvay’s new Verian HBP is said to be “recyclable.”

Solvay Starts Up Production of Technyl Nylons in Mexico
Solvay’s new San Louis Potos nylon facility will service the company’s regional customers in the automotive and consumer goods markets. 

BASF Buys Solvay’s Nylon 66 Business
Transaction will further bolster BASF’s position in nylon engineering resins.

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AUTOMOTIVE PLASTICS: New Thermoplastic Solutions Redefine ‘Performance’ from All Angles
Lightweighting and resistance to heat, chemicals and weathering drive developments in thermoplastics for interiors, exteriors, underhood, powertrain and chassis.

Dow innate packaging resin

Conference Uncovers Innovations Across a Range of Processes, Markets
New materials and additives for injection and blow molding, extrusion, compounding, and thermoforming highlighted the SPE Polyolefins Conference.

Thermoplastics in Expanded Automotive Applications
From all angles, new thermoplastic solutions redefine ‘performance’.

Engineering Resin Prices Rise in First Quarter
The trajectory of key factors that drove ABS, PC, and nylon prices up could reverse in the second or third quarter.

Artificial Joints Make Strides with 3D Printing
Metal parts are made by laser sintering, and plastic prototypes are made by inkjet or FDM processes. Plastic production parts could be next.

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.

K 2016 Proves Additive Manufacturing Has Staying Power
K 2016 made clear that additive manufacturing is establishing a prominent position at the triennial show among long-running mainstays like injection molding, extrusion, blowmolding and thermoforming.

ADDITIVES: High-Performance Stabilizers for Polyolefins in Outdoor Use
Solvay's Cyasorb Cynergy B Series stabilizers aimed at outdoor building & constructions applications.

Ryton PPS Used in Polimotor 2 Engine's Water Pump
Solvay's PPS compound helps cool the all-plastic engine.

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

‘New Normal’ Marks 30th Chinaplas Show
Show breaks attendance records as Chinese economy slows.

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

ResMart is Newest Distributor for Solvay's PEEK & PPSU
Solvay's broad range of KetaSpire PEEK and PPSU grades now available from ResMart.

Solvay Showcasing Thermoplastics & Thermoset Composites Tech
At this week’s JEC, Solvay will represent an even broader front in composites after last year’s acquisition of Cytec.

MATERIALS: Transparent, High-Heat-Resistant PESU for Healthcare Applications
Solvay's new medical-grade PESU boasts retention of transparency and stiffness at high temperatures.

Product Categories of Solvay

Fluoropolymers
Liquid Crystal Polymers
Nylon--Type Mxd6
Polyamide, Aromatic
Polyamide-imide
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--Other Types
Polyetheretheketone (PEEK), Polyetherketone (PEK) and Other Polyketones
Polyethersulfone
Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS)
Polyphenylsulfone
Polyphthalamide (PPA)
Polysulfone
PVDC--Coating Grades
PVDC--Extrusion & Molding Grades
Stock Shapes--Film

Trade Names

Acudel® modified PPSU
Algoflon® PTFE
Amodel® PPA
Aquivion® PFSA
AvaSpire® PAEK
Cogegum® XLPO-HFFR
Diofan® PVDC
EpiSpire® HTS
Eviva® PSU
Fluorolink® PFPE
Fomblin® PFPE
Galden® PFPE
Halar® ECTFE
Hyflon® PFA & MFA®
Hylar® 5000 PVDF
Hylar® PVDF
Ixan® PVDC extrusion resins
Ixan® PVDC soluble powders
Ixef® PARA
Kalix® HPPA
KetaSpire® PEEK
Lavanta® HPP
Omnix® HPPA
Polidan® PEX/XLPE
Polidiemme® XLPO
Polymist® PTFE
PrimoSpire® SRP
Proniva® SRP
Radel® PPSU
Ryton® PPS
Solef® 80 000 e-PVDF
Solef® PVDF
Solef® PVDF
Solvene® EAP
Solvera® PFPE
Tecnoflon® FKM
Tecnoflon® PFR FFKM
TegraCore™ PPSU Structural Foam
Torlon® PAI
Udel® PSU
Veradel® PESU
Veriva® PPSU
Veriva® PPSU
Virantage® PESU
Xydar® LCP
Zeniva® PEEK