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24 October 2014 | 9:26 AM
Moldex3D R13 – Expanded simulation capabilities and even more reliable results

With the new release of Moldex3D R13 the capabilities of virtual simulation for injection molding has been further extended.

23 October 2014 | 11:07 AM
Huntsman Advanced Materials focuses on new generation composite and adhesive materials for aerospace interiors

The use of composite materials on aircraft interiors in pursuit of the same performance demands that motivate the OEMs of primary structures continues to emerge from the shadow of composite airfram

21 October 2014 | 10:36 AM
SPI and JASON Learning Launch “Think Outside the Bag!” Plastic Film Recycling Contest

SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association and JASON Learning launched the 2014 “Think Outside the Bag!” plastic film recycling contest Wednesday.

17 October 2014 | 9:54 AM
DSM launches next generation of Diablo high temperature resistant polyamides at Fakuma 2014

Royal DSM, the global Life Sciences and Materials Sciences company, is launching its next generation of Diablo high temperature resistant polyamides at the 2014 Fakuma trade show.

16 October 2014 | 8:29 AM
DuPont is Focusing its Capabilities in Science and Technology

Over the last 18 months, DuPont Performance Polymers has enhanced its advanced materials portfolio to help customers find materials-based sustainable solutions to today’s critical challenges in ele

15 October 2014 | 9:28 AM
Milacron highlights pellet-to-part lineup at Fakuma

Milacron LLC, global manufacturer of plastics processing equipment and technologies, will launch its latest innovations at Fakuma 2014.

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Watch this webinar and learn new ways to analyze the challenging polymer samples you may encounter in your daily work. This webinar explores some of the common, as well as more advanced Fourier transform infrared (FT-IR) analysis methods that are useful for QC control, testing, or deformulation studies required to solve difficult polymer materials problems. The applications presented in this webinar focus on Far-infrared and Near-infrared analysis techniques, as well as coupling an FT-IR spectrometer to thermogravimetric (TGA) instruments for particularly difficult polymer deformulation studies.

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7 October 2014 | 9:00 AM
Latest Issue: October 2014 sponsored by Henkel - Now Available on Mobile Device!

In this Issue:

  • Tooling Supports New Packaging
  • Molding Modern TPEs
  • Flexibility in Getting a Chrome-Look
  • Chillers & Dryers
  • Digital Edition Sponsored by Henkel
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Plastics Engineering Blog

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Beaumont Technologies

Leading A Paradigm Shift In Injection Molding

Beaumont’s rheological control technologies replace dated molding processes with innovative, science-based methods. The home of MeltFlipper® and other industry patents, Beaumont is revolutionizing injection molding.

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