News - 15 Sep 2012
Integran Technologies, a global provider of advanced electroplated nano-technologies, has announced that it has been awarded patent protection for its vacuum-tight nanometal coating designed for...
News - 14 Nov 2010
Graphene Thermoplastics for Mass-Produced Electronics, Packaging and Structural Parts New research will demonstrate the significant improvements in mechanical, electrical, thermal and barrier...
News - 1 Nov 2010
New research will demonstrate the significant improvements in mechanical, electrical, thermal and barrier properties of thermoplastics that can be achieved by introducing graphene to the polymer....
News - 10 Aug 2009
Specialty chemicals group LANXESS AG has developed a polymer additive for plastics and rubber that is now available for industrial application. These microgels, which consist of nanoscale organic...
News - 23 Jul 2009
WACKER, the Munich-based chemical company, will be using the 24th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition to present a new thermoplastic encapsulant for the manufacture of...
News - 12 Mar 2009
PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL), a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, and Zyvex Performance Materials, a recognized worldwide leader in carbon nanotube-enhanced...
News - 4 Apr 2008
The excellent electrical conductivity and mechanical strength of Baytubes® carbon nanotubes were the decisive factors leading to a cooperation agreement on thermoplastics between Bayer...
Article - 16 Dec 2003
General Motors and supplier partners Basell, Southern Clay Products and Blackhawk Automotive Plastics have teamed up to produce a nanocomposite TPO-based step-assist. Posted September 5 2001
Article - 21 Nov 2003
POlyOne and Nanocor have enetered into a strategic alliance to manufacture and market nanoclays and nanoclay based polymer composites. The properties that can benefit from nanoclay additions are...
Article - 6 Nov 2003
Bayer have introduced Bayblend, a new line of polycarbonate/acrylonitrile butadiene styrene copolymer blends that pass the UL 94 flame retardent test. It also exhibits good formability using extrusion...