Additives: Flow Enhancers for Semi-Aromatic Nylon

Bruggemann’s Bruggolen TP-P1810 said to be the first flow enhancer for aromatic nylons. 


Materials: Innovative PC Copolymers for Medical Equipment Housings and More

SABIC’s LNP Elcres CRX PC copolymers resist stress cracking in devices exposed to aggressive healthcare disinfectants and look promising for consumer electronics, mass transportation and industrial applications.

Commodity Resins

Materials: First ACDA-Free Chemically-Foamed HDPE

Borealis is offering a more sustainable ADCA-free HDPE compound in anticipation of potentially disruptive effects to the cable industry.


Materials: Full Range of Compounds for All Components in 5G Antenna Cables

Teknor’s Apex PVC, Flexalloy PVC Elastomer, and Halguard Halogen-Free Polyolefin Compounds help meet carriers’ need for control/fiber optic cable constructions.
#polyolefins #pvc

Engineering Resins

Additives: High-Performance Colorants for Engineering Plastics

Milliken’s new KeyPlast Resist portfolio of bright colorants developed for nylons and other high-heat plastics.

Consumer Products

Materials: High-Flow ABS for Thin-Walled Large Housings

INEOS Styrolution’s Novodur P4XF ABS targeted to air-conditioning devices, vacuum cleaners and coffee makers. 


Materials: Advanced Fluoropolymers Enhance Themoplastic Composites

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


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. 
#pet #kshow #polyolefins


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: Next Generation Conductive Masterbatch Technologies

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