DSM launches ForTii MX polyamides for die-cast metal replacement

DSM launches ForTii MX polyamides for die-cast metal replacement

DSM ForTi MX grades provide a cost-effective alternative for die-casting metals

Global materials supplier DSM is extending its range of ForTii high performance polyphthalamides based on polyamide 4T.

Following the introduction earlier this year of the ForTii Eco family of partly bio-based grades, it is now launching the ForTii MX grades to provide a more cost-effective alternative to die-casting metals.

DSM FOR Tii MX  12-08-2016

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Teijin develops extra-functional nylon fabrics for expanding athleisure business

Teijin develops extra-functional nylon fabrics for expanding athleisure business

 

Teijin Frontier Co. Ltd., the Teijin Group’s fiber products converting company, has developed new nylon-based materials and related textiles.

DELTAPEAK® and its related textile fabrics are ideal for outdoor, sports and casual wear. Its advantages include lightweight, softness, anti-transparency, strechtability, snag resistance and useful bulkiness.

Teijin   19-01-2015

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Brown University Researchers Develop Technology to Minimize Polymer Degradation

Brown University Researchers Develop Technology to Minimize Polymer Degradation

Author : SpecialChem

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Polylactic acid, or PLA, is a biodegradable polymer commonly used to make a variety of products from disposable cups to medical implants to drug delivery systems. A team of Brown University researchers has shown that by treating PLA at various temperatures and pressures, they can induce a new polymer phase in the material — one that could possibly decrease the rate at which it degrades.

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TIPA To Launch New Flexible Food Packaging That Decomposes Like An Orange Peel

TIPA To Launch New Flexible Food Packaging That Decomposes Like An Orange Peel

TIPA, a developer of sustainable packaging, is set to launch a new bio-based and fully compostable flexible packaging solution in the UK.

With the same end of life organic waste properties as the food it wraps, TIPA’s innovative packaging is said to be as transparent, durable and impermeable as ordinary plastic packaging.

Tipa   20-07-2015

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