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2014-07-23 08:20:50

KNARESBOROUGH, England, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PPSS Group claims to have now developed the world's toughest Cell Extraction Vest, aiming to effectively protect corrections officers tasked with responding to riots, cell extractions, mass searches or major disturbances. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140722/697632-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140722/697632-b ) Robert Kaiser, CEO of PPSS Group states: "PPSS Cell...

2014-07-22 12:25:59

Formal Spectra® trademark program gives anglers confidence, helps combat sales of counterfeit products MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON)announced today a new brand licensing program to help fishermen ensure they are purchasing fishing line containing genuine Spectra(®) fiber. Under the program, fishing line brands can recognize Spectra fiber as a valuable differentiator and the best and most trusted material for their products, and license...

2014-07-20 23:01:13

The global protective clothing market is anticipated to increase by 6.0% annually to reach $8 billion by 2018. The market has further been bifurcated by user types which include industrial users and personal users. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/protective-clothing-market-1278.html (PRWEB) July 20, 2014 The report "Protective Clothing Market by Application (Thermal, Chemical, Mechanical, Biological/Radiation, Visibility), End-Use Industry (Oil & Gas,...

2014-07-15 12:20:46

Advanced material helps provide increased protection at lighter, more comfortable weight MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its Spectra Shield(®) ballistic material is being used as a critical component for body armor plates recently introduced by Reed Composite Solutions (RCS). The ballistic material is being used in RCS's AMUR(TM) Models 3600 and 3610 rigid plates, which are inserted into law enforcement and military...

2014-07-11 23:01:46

The highest revenue is forecasted to be for glass fiber, owing to the low pricing as compared to other specialty synthetic fibers. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/specialty-synthetic-glass-fiber-market-39906130.html (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 The report, “Specialty Synthetic Fibers & Glass Fiber Market by Types, Applications & Geography - 2018,” defines and segments the specialty synthetic fibers and glass fiber market with an analysis and forecast of the volumes...

2014-07-03 23:00:20

ResearchMoz.us include new market research report "Silver Inks and Pastes Markets: 2014-2021" to its huge collection of research reports. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 04, 2014 Researchmoz presents this most up-to-date research on "Silver Inks and Pastes Markets: 2014-2021". The report focuses primarily on quantitative market metrics in order to characterize the growth and evolution of the Market. Browse Detail Report With TOC @...

2014-07-02 12:30:26

DUBLIN, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dwsgv5/specialty) has announced the addition of the "Specialty Synthetic Fibers & Glass Fiber Market by Types, Applications & Geography - Global Trend & Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The global market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.2% from 2013 to 2018. The highest revenue is forecasted to be for glass fiber,...

Kevlar Creator Stephanie Kwolek Passes Away
2014-06-22 07:31:22

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online The American chemist credited with the development of Kevlar fiber, the exceptionally strong material used to create protective vests capable of resisting bullets, has passed away at the age of 90. Stephanie L. Kwolek, who was working at a DuPont laboratory in 1965 when she discovered the lightweight fiber used in the body armor and protective gear used by law enforcement and military personnel all over the world, died Wednesday...

2014-06-18 23:08:17

The Republic of Korea Army Recognized at Eurosatory 2014 Paris (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 DuPont Protection Technologies today announced that over one million bullet-resistant vests made with DuPont™ Kevlar® XP™ have been sold globally since the advanced material was launched at Eurosatory in 2008. The milestone was marked with an award to the Republic of Korea Army, the recipient of the millionth vest, in conjunction with this year’s exhibition in Paris. The accelerated adoption...

2014-06-18 16:21:10

Leading Man Requested Next-gen Protective Technology After an NFL Team Owner Referral GLEN MILLS, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Live. Die. Repeat. When actor Tom Cruise and the stunt team for Warner Bros. Pictures' and Village Roadshow Pictures' edge-of-summer actioner Edge of Tomorrow, were seeking added protection for challenging stunt work on set, they turned to leading supplemental protective gear manufacturer Unequal(® )Technologies. Unequal manufactures supplemental...


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2010-12-03 22:35:03

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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2010-11-19 17:31:54

Kevlar, a trademark of para-aramid synthetic fiber, is related to other aramids such as Nomex and Technora. DuPont developed Kevlar in 1965 and was first commercially used in the 1970s as a replacement for steel in racing tires. Its normal form is as a rope or a sheet of fabric that can be used as an ingredient in composite material components. Kevlar is used in bicycle tires, racing sails, and body armor due to its high tensile strength-to-weight ratio. Twaron, produced in 1978, is a...

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