Quantcast

Latest plastics Stories

2014-08-13 12:22:43

DALLAS, August 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new report "Engineering Plastics Market by Type (Acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, Fluor polymer, Polyamide, Polycarbonate, Polyoxymethylene, Thermoplastic Polyesters, and Others), Applications and Geography - Trends & Forecasts (2013- 2018)" by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the global engineering plastics market with analysis and forecasting of the global revenue and consumption. It also identifies the...

2014-08-13 04:21:07

Growing global demand for polypropylene in long-term will outstrip increased U.S. propylene supply after shale oil LONDON, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. propylene supplies are expected to return to levels not seen since 2006, but the increase in the feedstock supply won't come close to meeting the global demand for polypropylene during the next decade, according to the just-released quarterly: Platts Global Polyolefins Outlook. Polypropylene, commonly known as PP or...

2014-08-12 16:20:52

DUBLIN, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Polycarbonate Market for Automotive, Electronics, Construction, Optical Media, Packaging and Other (Medical Implants and Tableware) Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Polycarbonate, a thermoplastic polymer is produced using BPA (Bisphenol A) and phosgene as the...

2014-08-11 23:05:48

Market Size - $915 mn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 6.3%, Market Trends - Steady demand for polyurea coatings. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/polyurea-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 The global polyurea market is expected to reach USD 1,399.9 million by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Superior performance as compared to alternatives such as polyurethanes and epoxy is expected to drive...

2014-08-11 23:05:36

The METTLER TOLEDO guide provides an overview of the most common methods for moisture and water determination in plastics and polymers, and a review of sample applications. (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 To assist those who work with plastics, both in the laboratory and along the production line, METTLER TOLEDO has launched a new guide on moisture and water content determination in plastics. The 'Moisture Guide for Plastics' presents the different methods of moisture and water content...

2014-08-11 23:01:58

Asia-Pacific, South and Central America, and Central and Eastern Europe are expected to witness the fastest growth rate by 2019 - http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/phenolic-resin-market-177821389.html. (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 The report, "Phenolic Resin Market, by Type (Resol and Novolac) and by Application (Wood Adhesive, Molding, Laminates, Insulation, and Others) – Global Trends & Forecast to 2019", defines and segments the global phenolic resins market...

2014-08-11 12:23:13

DUBLIN, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Polyphthalamide (PPA) Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Polyphthalamide (PPA) Industry Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Polyphthalamide (PPA) industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry...

2014-08-11 08:23:45

-Teleconference to be held on Friday, August 22, 2014 at 9:00 am EDT- BEIJING, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: FFHL) ("Fuwei Films" or the "Company"), a manufacturer and distributor of high-quality BOPET plastic films in China, today announced that the Company will report its unaudited financial results for the second quarter of 2014 on Thursday, August 21, 2014 after the close of the market. The Company will host a teleconference on Friday,...

2014-08-11 08:21:52

VersaFlex® - The Polyurea People® - Announces ROUGHGUARD(TM) XT. 100% Pure Polyurea Truck Bedliner Coatings KANSAS CITY, Kan., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ROUGHGUARD(TM) XT is the newest and highest performing vehicle protection coating system available. ROUGHGUARD(TM) XT is a 100% pure polyurea bed liner system from the leading polyurea brand in the world; VersaFlex® Incorporated. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140808/134844 Most other "brand-name" truck...

2014-08-08 12:26:27

DUBLIN, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Masterbatch Market Forecast and Opportunities, 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Masterbatches find widespread use in various industries such as packaging, building and construction, automotive, appliances and consumer goods. Growth in masterbatch market is directly related to the amount of polymer consumption in a region. With increasing use of...


Latest plastics Reference Libraries

0_bd82d11fd8b30fe64353a53039c42465
2010-10-11 19:45:07

Nylon, a synthetic polymer, was first produced by Wallace Carothers in 1935. It is one of the most commonly used polymers. The thermoplastic, silky material was first used in a nylon-bristled toothbrush, then women's stockings. Nylon was made of repeating units linked by amide bonds and is frequently referred to as ppolyamide (PA). There are two common methods of making nylon for fiber applications. It was the first commercially successful synthetic polymer. It was originally intended...

68_9b2771b2e1bbf8c96fa92d50af1c4f36
2010-10-07 15:41:25

Cellophane, made of regenerated cellulose, is a thin, transparent sheet with low permeability to air, oils, greases, and bacteria. In many countries it is a registered trademark of Innovia Films Ltd. Cellulose from most sources is dissolved in alkali and carbon disulfide to make a solution called viscose that is then extruded through a slit into a bath of dilute sulfuric acid and sodium sulfate which reconverts the viscose into cellulose. It is then passed through more baths to prevent it...

More Articles (2 articles) »
Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
Related