Bayer has a broad portfolio of polycarbonate
resins, blends and films; thermoplastic polyurethane films; and polyurethane-based adhesives and foams - all formulated for the medical device and healthcare market.
Teijin has other Panlite polycarbonates
achieving UL94 V-0 from 2 mm, and has developed the new grade as part of a strategy to expand its polycarbonate
markets in the electrical and electronics fields, particularly for LEDs and other lighting applications.
First, MRC received UL 94V-0 classifications for four of its Naxell recycled polycarbonates
, including unfilled and 10% glass-filled grades in medium and low viscosities.
As part of the worldwide consolidation of its business with sheets made of the high-performance plastic polycarbonate
, Bayer MaterialScience has decided to close its site in Darmstadt, Germany.
Alkalube glyceryl, simple, and complete esters function as internal, external, or intermediate lubricants and flow modifiers for rigid PVC, polycarbonates
, phenolics, acrylics, and nylons.
are important engineering thermoplastics with transparency, heat resistance, and toughness, and are used in many applications.
Applications include engineering resins such as nylons, polycarbonates
, acetals, TPEs, and most commodity resins.
Patent 7,232,854 (June 19, 2007), "Polycarbonate
Compositions With Thin-Wall Flame Retardance," Shiping Ma, Thomas Ebeling, and Shrish Rane (General Electric Co., Schenectady, New York, USA).
Company has a new heavy-duty, CFC-free release agent designed specifically to prevent crazing or blemishes on polycarbonates
. Called Polycarbonate
41412, it is odorless and can be used where parts are to be painted, hot-stamped or metallized.
Over the last few months, the company has developed and commercialized Paraloid EXL-5137, a gloss-reducing agent for engineering resins; Paraloid EXL-3657, an MBS-based toughener that dramatically improves the impact strength of polycarbonate
systems; and Paraloid EXL-3361, an acrylic core-shell toughener that provides strong thermal and uv stability to polycarbonate
Alkanox 240 is a solid arylphosphite antioxidant for use in adhesives and a variety of plastics including nylon, polycarbonates
, acrylics, and styrenics.
Michelle Jou, Global Head of Covestros Polycarbonates
segment, said, There is a rapidly growing demand for polycarbonate
resins and blends, in particular in China.