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2013-10-30 23:19:50

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Research and Forecast of China’s Carbon Fiber Market, 2013-2017. London (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Carbon fiber not only has the inherent characteristics of carbon material, but also has the features of soft and workability of textile fibers. Carbon fiber is a new generation of the reinforcing fiber. There are many enterprises that engaged in the production of carbon fiber in China, including ZhongFu ShenYing Carbon Fiber Co.,...

2013-10-28 23:02:45

Annual survey ranks DuPont among the top biotechnology employers. Wilmington, Del. (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 DuPont was ranked among top employers in 2013 by Science magazine for the sixth consecutive year. The Science and Science Careers’ annual Top Employers Survey polls employees to determine the 20 best employers in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Survey respondents are asked to select and rate companies on 23 characteristics, including corporate image, financial...

2013-10-24 23:26:04

Aramid Fiber and High Performance Tower Guy (HPTG) assemblies top off the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 24, 2013 Phillystran, a WireCo® WorldGroup brand, recently designed, manufactured and supplied 8 aramid fiber (Teijin Twaron) High Performance Tower Guy (HPTG) assemblies each approximately100 feet in length required to support the 400 foot mast atop the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, One World Trade Center. These custom...

2013-10-23 23:19:49

Funds will Support Wounded Service Members and Their Families Richmond, Va. (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 DuPont announces a donation of $10,000 to Wounded Warrior Project™ (WWP), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to honor and empower wounded warriors. The donation will help support a full range of programs and services for this generation of injured service members and their families. Over 51,000 servicemen and women have been injured in recent military conflicts. In addition to...

2013-10-21 23:21:44

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Biomaterials China News 1307. London (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 In H1 2013, China's biomaterials industry witnessed a good development momentum. For example, PBS industry attracts many participants in China even though the domestic PBS market is not mature enough. In addition, China has made significant progress in the R&D and commercial application of polyamino acid, with the active efforts of some experts. Besides, the...

2013-10-15 23:21:30

2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Polyacrylonitrile (PAN) Market is the new market research report added to the online library of DeepResearchReports.com. The study provides Global and China PETG 2009-2013 statics. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 “2013 Deep Research Report on Global and China Polyacrylonitrile (PAN) Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on the China PAN market. The report provides basic PAN information including PAN definition,...

2013-10-09 23:20:34

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Research and Forecast of China Dissolving Pulp Market, 2013-2017. London (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 For recent years, the huge demand of dissolving pulp has attracted many enterprises to build the new dissolving pulp projects, leading to the rapid increase of production capacity of dissolving pulp; by 2012, the production capacity of dissolving pulp in China reached 937,500 tons up 57% compared with 2011. In 2012, the output of...

2013-10-08 23:23:26

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Top 20 Composites Companies 2013 : Competitive Landscape Analysis for Glass Fibre, Carbon Fibre & Aramid Fibre. London (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Report Details There are numerous participants within the global composites industry and this report attempts to delineate the top companies operating within the composite industry. Often a company within the industry will focus on a specific role such as the designing of a...

2013-10-08 23:20:37

The epicenter of PET conversion boom in Latin America will host CMT’s 11th LAPET conference on 20-22 November 2013. The stage is set to welcome congregation of PET resin producers/ suppliers, feedstock suppliers, polyester manufacturers, major retailers, and many other PET industry stakeholders deliberating on the future of PET in Latin America, while stressing on balancing trade, trends and technologies. Mexico City, Mexico (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 CMT’s LAPET conference will enter...


Latest Synthetic fibers Reference Libraries

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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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2010-11-15 17:15:41

Fiberglass consists of numerous extremely fine fibers of glass. Although experimented with throughout history actual glass fibers were not mass produced until the invention of finer machine tooling. A dress with glass fibers was first worn in 1893 by stage actress Georgia Cayvan. Russell Games Slayter invented, in 1938, what is commonly known as fiberglass today. It is commonly used for insulation. Carbon fiber is also a somewhat similar but more expensive technology used in place of...

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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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  • A spider.
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