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2014-02-18 08:24:16

Metabolix Develops New PHA Biopolymer Modifiers to Improve Performance of PLA While Retaining Clarity, Biobased Properties and Compostability; Developments to be Presented at Innovation Takes Root 2014 CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Metabolix, Inc. (NASDAQ: MBLX), an innovation-driven performance biomaterials company delivering sustainable solutions to the plastics, chemicals and energy industries, today announced recent advancements in the development of the...

2014-02-15 23:00:14

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Cellulose acetate (CA) Industry” and “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Nitrocellulose soluble paste Industry” market research reports to its store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 "2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Cellulose acetate (CA) Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on China and Global Cellulose acetate market. The report introduces...

2014-02-11 23:04:23

Transparency Market Research Report published "Global Caprolactam Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its database. Browse the full report with TOC at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/caprolactam-market.html. Albany, New York, USA (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 The demand for caprolactam is mainly prompted by growing demand from engineering applications and electronics industry. Asia Pacific dominates the global market for...

2014-02-11 16:26:37

DUBLIN, February 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h8c8d5/opportunities_in) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Opportunities in India Glass Fiber Market: Trend, Forecast and Competitive Analysis to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/h8c8d5/opportunities_in ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) To make business,...

2014-02-03 12:31:35

LONDON, Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Fiber Market 2012-2016 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Fiber market to grow at a CAGR of 4 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in population. The Global Fiber market has also been witnessing an increase in the demand for organic and natural fibers. However, the increase in fiber prices could pose a...

2014-01-29 23:20:57

Transparency Market Research Report published "Caprolactam Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its database. Browse the full report with TOC at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/caprolactam-market.html. Albany, New York, USA (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled “Caprolactam (Nylon 6 Fiber and Nylon 6 Resin) Market For Textiles, Carpets, Industrial Yarns,...

Carbon Fiber Becomes The Next Medium For 3D Printing
2014-01-29 14:32:42

[ Watch the Video: Carbon Fiber The Next Level Of 3D Printing ] Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online 3D printing offers endless possibilities of replicating items, including food and edible materials that print into forms to be served at restaurants. A startup called MarkForged has taken such processes a step farther by dabbling with a new 3D printing medium: carbon fiber. The company has created a printer that specifically uses strands of carbon fiber to print...

2014-01-28 23:26:18

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “China Corn Deep Processing Industry Report, 2013 - 2015” to its database. Visit http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/china-corn-deep-processing-industry-report-2013-2015. Albany, NY (PRWEB) January 28, 2014 China Corn Deep Processing Industry Report, 2013 - 2015 In recent years, the production capacity of corn deep processing has seen rapid expansion in China, and the output of corn starch particularly as the...

2014-01-23 08:23:47

ALBANY, New York, January 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Caprolactam (Nylon 6 Fiber and Nylon 6 Resin) Market For Textiles, Carpets, Industrial Yarns, Engineering Plastics, Packaging, Electronics and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019," which observes that the caprolactam demand in 2012 was worth USD 8.66 billion and is expected to reach USD 13.80...

2014-01-22 08:30:44

Iconic work brand expands apparel lines with innovative product technology, adds CORDURA® fabric FORT WORTH, Texas, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global workwear maker Dickies will debut the Fall 2014 collection at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market (Salt Lake City, Jan. 22-25). The collection builds on the brand's workwear heritage with innovation in their performance apparel, outerwear and core men's, women's and kids' offerings. The new product developments expand Dickies' efforts...


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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