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2013-11-29 23:00:06

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “World Bioplastics to 2017” to its store. The report says Western Europe was the largest regional consumer of bioplastics in 2012, accounting for over half of global demand. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 World demand to skyrocket 19 percent annually through 2017 Global demand for biobased and biodegradable plastics will rise 19 percent per year to 950,000 metric tons in 2017. The bioplastics industry, while still in the emerging growth phase, has...

2013-11-26 23:21:15

Protective Clothing Market provides revenue ($million) estimates in terms of application, on the basis of fabric type, end-user industry-wise, and user type-wise for all major regions, namely, North America, Europe. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/protective-clothing-market-1278.html (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 The report "Protective Clothing Market by Application (Thermal, Chemical, Mechanical, Biological/Radiation, Visibility), End-Use Industry (Oil & Gas,...

2013-11-25 12:23:30

PORTLAND, Oregon, November 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Market Research (http://www.alliedmarketresearch.com) today announced its comprehensive and strategically analyzed market intelligence report titled - "Polylactic Acid (PLA) Market in Packaging, Textile, Agriculture, Transportation, Bio-Medical, Electronics and Others - Global Industry Size, Company Share, Growth, Trends, Strategic Analysis and Forecast, 2012 - 2020". According to the research report, the global...

2013-11-20 08:30:50

DUBLIN, November 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5lb8t6/2012_deep ) has announced the addition of the "2012 Deep Research Report on Global and China Aramid Paper Industry" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5lb8t6/2012_deep ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) This report is a comprehensive overview of the Global and Chinese Aramid Paper industry,...

2013-11-13 08:31:19

DALLAS, November 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Protective Clothing Market by Application (Thermal, Chemical, Mechanical, Biological/Radiation, Visibility), End-Use Industry (Oil & Gas, Construction, Health Care, Mining, Military, Firefighting), and Material - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018", defines and segments the protective clothing market with an analysis and forecasting of the protective clothing market revenues. The Protective Clothing Market revenues...

2013-11-12 16:24:25

DUBLIN, November 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/74knq2/china_viscose) has announced the addition of the "China Viscose Staple Fiber Industry Report 2013" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/74knq2/china_viscose ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The 'China Viscose Staple Fiber Industry Report 2013' is a professional and in-depth report on the...

2013-11-06 16:33:11

First introduced in early 2012, the patented Diamondown(TM) garments retain up to 91% of body heat over long periods of exposure and even extreme temperatures. HOUSTON, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Locally-based Carbtex Technology, Inc., has received an R&D 100 Award for Diamondown(TM), a high-tech carbon-based fiber that is used to produce an affordable comfort management clothing system. The awards are presented by R&D Magazine to recognize and celebrate the 100 most...

2013-11-06 16:23:15

DUBLIN, Ireland, November 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jx8b7k/carbon_fibers_and) has announced the addition of the "Carbon Fibers & Carbon Fiber Reinforced Plastics (CFRP) - A Global Market Overview" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jx8b7k/carbon_fibers_and ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Global Carbon Fibers Market to touch 141k...

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...


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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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