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2014-07-03 12:27:03

ALBANY, New York, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research "Polyester Fiber (Solid and Hollow) Market for Carpet & Rugs, Nonwoven Fabrics, Fiberfill and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global market for polyester fiber was valued at USD 62.46 billion in 2012 and is estimated to be USD 110.86 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 8.6% from 2013...

2014-07-02 12:23:59

SOMERVILLE, Mass., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- By switching the plastic used in its IV bags, Dignity Health care system kept 700,000 pounds of high-concern chemicals - the equivalent in weight of a Boeing 747 airplane -- out of the environment, according to a new analysis that measures the "chemical footprint" of plastics. The Plastics Scorecard v.1.0, released today, offers the first comprehensive method for assessing and reducing chemicals of high concern in plastics. "From...

2014-07-02 08:23:05

SHANGHAI, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huntsman (NYSE: HUN) and Shanghai Chlor-Alkali Chemical Co. Ltd. (SCAC) today announced plans to double the MDI (diphenylmethane diisocyanate) splitting capacity of their joint venture company, Huntsman Polyurethanes Shanghai Ltd. Co. (HPS), at the Shanghai Chemical Industrial Park (SCIP) in Caojing. With the new plant, MDI splitting capacity at the site will increase from 240,000 to 480,000 metric tons per year. Commercial operation is planned...

2014-07-01 23:09:23

Most up-to-date research on "Global Demand, Capacity and Prices for Polypropylene - End-Use Sectors in Asia-Pacific to Drive Growth" to its huge collection of research reports. (http://www.researchmoz.us/global-demand-capacity-and-prices-for-polypropylene-end-use-sectors-in-asia-pacific-to-drive-growth-report.html) Albany, NY (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Summary GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist, has released its latest research, Global Demand, Capacity and Prices for...

2014-07-01 12:23:44

DUBLIN, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pghltl/unsaturated) has announced the addition of the "Global Unsaturated Polyester Resin (DCPD, Orthopthalic, Isopthalic and Others) Market: Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The report covers forecast and analysis for the unsaturated polyester resin market on a global and regional level. The study provides historical data of 2011...

2014-07-01 12:23:29

DUBLIN, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kwm4js/biopolyamide) has announced the addition of the "Global Bio-Polyamide, Specialty Polyamide & Precursors (PA 6, PA 66, PA 10, PA 11, PA 12 & Others) Market - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The report covers the important global polyamide markets, such as polyamide 6, polyamide 66, polyamide 10, polyamide 11,...

2014-06-30 23:14:29

Market Size - $5.9 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 7.8%, Market Trends – Increasing R&D in bio-based alternatives New Report By Grand View Research. View Full Report With TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/agricultural-films-market. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Global market for agricultural films is expected to reach USD 10.5 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing population and decreasing area...

2014-06-30 12:24:36

DUBLIN, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/954vsc/polypropylene) has announced the addition of the "2014 Report on the International Polypropylene (Packaging, Automotive, Consumer Products, Electrical & Electronics, Construction) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The growing demand from end-use industries coupled with technological development is expected to...

2014-06-28 23:01:51

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Caprolactam Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/caprolactam-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 Caprolactam Market in 2012 was worth USD 8.66 billion and is expected to reach USD 13.80 billion by 2019, growing at a CAGR of 6.9% from 2013 to 2019. In terms of...

2014-06-28 23:00:46

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Unsaturated Polyester Resin Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/unsaturated-polyester-resin.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) June 28, 2014 The report covers forecast and analysis for the unsaturated polyester resin market on a global and regional level. The study provides...


Latest plastics Reference Libraries

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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...

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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...

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baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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