Lubrizol announce new materials for sports and recreation TPU innovation

New materials from Lubrizol, Estane TRX and BounCell-X, allow for innovative solutions for sports and recreation.

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Consumers are showing a growing readiness to use nanotechnology-based solutions in the food packaging industry, according to a study by the EU-funded NanoPack Project. Read more


The new closure is complementary to a number of HDPE and PET bottles from Spectra's standard ranges.


Spectra has bolstered its extensive closure range with the addition of a new double wall flip top component. Read more



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On 17 January 2019 ESA signed a study contract with Comex and its partners DITF and OeWF. Pextex is a two-year project to identify materials and textiles that could be used for future lunar mission space suits. Read more


At JEC World 2019 Covestro will present continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP). They can be reinforced with carbon (left) or glass fibers and lend parts made thereof low weight yet high strength.


Covestro has been committed to developing material solutions for composites for several years and is now a leading provider. At JEC World 2019 from 12-14 March in Paris, Covestro will present itself as a solution provider for various industries Read more


EconCore’s ThermHex core materials for composites

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EconCore, a leader in thermoplastic honeycomb core production technology, will be exhibiting at JEC World 2019 in Paris from 12-14 March. Read more


Evonik launches new polymer powder for 3D printing applications in higher temperature range


Germany-based specialty chemicals company Evonik has developed a new polymer powder for applications in higher temperature ranges as part of its polyamide 6 series alongside China-based tech company TPM 3D. Read more


EPPM's EUREKA Series touches on the out-of-the-box thinking that may seem peculiar now, but could influence and innovate plastics as we know it in the future.