Consumer Products

Materials: Advanced Fluoropolymers Enhance Themoplastic Composites

AGC Chemical’s new Fluon resins and compounds boost strength heat tolerance, adhesion and more.


Materials: Novel Nylon 6 Compounds Outperform Standard Nylon 6

Teknor’s Creamid P nylon 6 series boasts less water absorption, allowing for superior property retention.


Materials: Broader Range of Biobased and Recycled Resins to Debut at K 2019

Albis Plastics is among several companie to feature an expanded ‘greener’ portfolio of resins and compounds. 
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Consumer Products

Testing: Metrology-Grade, Highly-Accurate Desktop 3D Scanner

Exact Metrology now offers Artec Micro said to be ideal for scanning tiny parts such as connectors.


Materials: Lightweight Honeycomb Production Technology at K 2019

EconCore to highlight its patented technology for various industries.
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Materials: Next Generation Conductive Masterbatch Technologies

RTP Co.’s new CCX line designed to mitigate ESD.


Materials: Victrex Awarded Key Automotive Quality Standard for Manufacture of Gears on Display at K 2019

USA design and manufacturing facility proves performance power with PEEK-based gears available for both ICE & electric powertrain platforms.


Additives: Novel Non-Phthalate Plasticizers for Flexible PVC

Valtris launches new biobased and fast-fusing phthalate plasticizers.


Materials: New Generation of TPVs for Corner Mold Automotive Seals

DuPont’s advanced silicone additives enable next-generation of ExxonMobil’s Santoprene TPVs with better bonding to EPDM and low COF for easy operation of doors, windows.


Materials: First Flame-Retardant TPE to Meet Standard for Railway Applications

Kraiburg’s new FR2 series offers both UL 94 VO at 1.5 mm wall thickness and DIN 45545-2 for railway applications.