Solvay launches new shortstop inhibitor solution for safer acrylic monomer transportation and storage

Formulated to stop runaway polymerization effectively and economically with a non-toxic solvent Solvay has developed Phenothiazine LVT™ 2330, a next-generation shortstop inhibitor solution available globally and designed to protect against runaway polymerization of acrylic and methacrylic acids, esters and other monomers in bulk storage facilities, transportation tanks and containers. A runaway polymerization is potentially hazardous due to […]

Clariant’s new collaborative innovation center supports North America’s paints & coatings industry ‘Beyond Color

Ground-breaking state-of-the-art collaborative R&D and application testing innovation center located in the Charlotte Metro area Supporting high-performance additive development for paints and coatings through unique chemistry, technical support & innovative application development solutions Emphasis on value chain collaborations to foster differentiated sustainable products and speed up time to market Charlotte, July 15, 2021 – Clariant […]

DSM and SABIC combine efforts to create recycled-based Dyneema®

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, and SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, today announced a collaboration to create recycled-based Dyneema®. Through a joint pilot with multiple CirculariTeam® members, the manufacturing and usage of Dyneema® using mixed plastic waste as feedstock (via mass balance approach) will be […]

Process-reliable and more efficient surface finish for 3D plastic parts

With its latest development of a new media type for post processing of thermoplastic components, printed with the MJF and SLS technology, AM Solutions – 3D post processing technology is further expanding its product portfolio. The new media permits the safe, cost-efficient finishing of 3D printed components with different shapes and sizes in one single […]

Arburg at Rapid + TCT 2021: Freeformer will manufacture functional parts from original material

Powerful: APF process for functional automotive TPU prototypes Cost-effective: Freeformer for customised production equipment for single-unit batches and upwards Diverse range of sample parts: From resorbable implants to customised baseball bats From 13 to 15 September 2021, Arburg will be exhibiting at Rapid + TCT in Chicago, Illinois/USA. In the Lakeside Centre, Level 2, Stand […]

New UL yellow card certification added to DOMO’s portfolio for air distribution applications

Leuna, July 13, 2021 – DOMAMID® 6B30, a polyamide 6 based 30% glass beads filled solution by DOMO Chemicals, has been recently certified with UL yellow card. The certification was required by Prevost for the production of their air compressed fittings. The French company PREVOST offers a range of products designed for compressed air networks […]

Arburg and Leonhard Kurz: In-Mould Decoration (IMD) for finishing of plastic parts

Premiere: First joint IMD demonstration by Arburg and Leonhard Kurz Innovative in-mould film lamination: efficient and flexible decoration of control panels Automated: MULTILIFT V 40 robotic system for gentle handling The in-mould lamination of decorative films with plastic creates high-quality surfaces like those that are increasingly in demand for control panels in the automotive industry and […]

Laserax Simplifies Laser Cleaning in EV Battery Production with New Turnkey Machine

Quebec City, Canada, July 12, 2020 – In line with the rise of the EV industry, Laserax releases a turnkey solution made specifically to clean battery modules on conveyor lines. The Battery Cleaning Machine can be powered by up to 500W of laser power to minimize cycle time when preparing surfaces for welding. It also […]