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Dow Introduces DOWSIL™ EA-4700 CV Adhesive to Support Faster Curing at Room Temperature for More Efficient Assembly

Advanced silicone adhesive supports increased throughput for electronic assembly while maintaining the performance advantages of silicone. View more and related images

Published Mar 21, 2019 | Dow Performance Silicones
Languages | English

Four SABIC thermo-optical resins among first thermoplastics listed in Zemax OpticStudio database

HOUSTON, TEXAS, - SABIC, a global leader in the chemical industry, today announced that four of the company’s thermo-optical resins have been added in the materials database of the Zemax OpticStudio®, the industry-standard in software for designing optical systems. These high-performance materials – including two grades of high-temperature LEXAN™ CXT polycarbonate (PC) copolymer, an ULTEM™ polyetherimide (PEI) resin and an EXTEM™ polyimide resin – are among the first resins to be added to OpticStudio®, giving designers of optical sensors and lenses new and innovative material choices beyond glass and epoxy resins. The SABIC’s thermoplastics are designed to offer major advantages over these traditional materials like faster processing speeds and the possibility for freeform optics. View more and related images

Published Mar 06, 2019 | SABIC
Languages | English

SABIC Names Amco Polymers, LLC as a Distribution Partner in North America

As part of its strategy to foster the additional growth of its Specialties business, and to provide outstanding service to its customers, SABIC has named Amco Polymers, LLC as a third distribution partner in North America, providing SABIC customers with specialty engineering thermoplastics and related services in the United States, Canada and Mexico. View more and related images

Published Feb 27, 2019 | SABIC
Languages | English | Spanish

Solvay’s Solef® PVDF optimizes new ultrafiltration membranes

Solvay announced that Scinor Beijing Membrane Technology chose Solef® PVDF to optimize its TIPS membrane technology. TIPS – for Thermally Infused Phase Separation – has applications in reverse osmosis pretreatment as well as industrial and drinking water applications. The excellent chemical resistance of Solef® polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) was one key factor in Scinor’s decision, as well as Solvay’s exacting suspension polymerization process for the material, which makes it possible to produce homogenous, linear fibers that are ideal for TIPS and similar ultrafiltration processes. View more and related images

Published Feb 25, 2019 | Solvay Specialty Polymers
Languages | English

DowDuPont to Present on Benefits of Silicone-based Masterbatches for Polyolefin Film Packaging

DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, a global business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, will present at the AMI Plastic Pouches 2019 conference its advanced, silicone-based technologies that enhance polyolefin film packaging. On April 2, at 3:20pm Central European Time (CET), Patrick Prêle, research & development engineer and technical support engineer for silicone masterbatches, will give a technical presentation, titled “The Benefits New Silicone-based Masterbatches Bring to Polyolefin Film Used in Packaging Applications.” The company will also host a display in the exhibition area at Table #11. View more and related images

Published Feb 21, 2019 | DuPont Polymer Modification
Languages | English | German

Dow Spotlights Thermally and Electrically Conductive Materials at MWC Barcelona, Premieres Entry into EMI Shielding Market

Dow Performance Silicones, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, will deliver a presentation at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) Barcelona about conductive materials for advanced technologies in communications, transportation, and consumer devices. As the long-established leader in thermally conductive silicones, Dow is now applying its deep expertise to develop advanced silicone solutions that combine electrical conductivity with protection against electromagnetic interference (EMI) – a growing challenge for engineers. The presentation, titled “Conductive Materials: The Next Chapter of an Innovation Powerhouse,” will be given by Dorab Bhagwagar, senior product development specialist, and Rogier Reinders, global marketing director, on Thursday, Feb. 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CET in NEXTech Theatre F, Hall 8.0. View more and related images

Published Feb 20, 2019 | Dow Advanced Assembly Solutions
Languages | English

Dow’s New DOWSIL™ EI-2888 Primerless Silicone Encapsulant Protects LED Luminaires in Harsh Environments While Solving Processing and Cost Challenges

ow, a global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, today unveiled DOWSIL™ EI-2888 Primerless Silicone Encapsulant, an optically-clear silicone for professional LED lighting that cures at room temperature. This advanced silicone technology provides superb optical performance without compromise and offers unique rheological properties for use with light fixtures in a variety of shapes and forms. Designed for explosion proof and high ingress protection rated luminaries, DOWSIL™ EI-2888 Primerless Silicone Encapsulant is also cost-effective to buy and use as its patented composition does not contain platinum– unlike other silicone solutions currently available on the market. View more and related images

Published Feb 14, 2019 | Dow Corning Lighting
Languages | English

Color and Protect your PU Foam Products with Milliken Additives

At Foam Expo North America 2019, Milliken & Co. will again be demonstrating why it is one of the world’s leading suppliers of additives for polyurethane (PU) foam. At booth #1810 Milliken will display its broad portfolio of products for the polyurethane industry, including its Reactint® and DispersiTech™ colorants and its Milliguard® additives. View more and related images

Published Feb 13, 2019 | Milliken
Languages | English


SABIC will highlight the progress of its Digital Composites Manufacturing line, a breakthrough in automated digital systems for rapid, large-scale laminate manufacturing, via a 360-degree virtual reality experience at JEC World 2019 (Hall 6, stand P12). View more and related images

Published Feb 13, 2019 | SABIC
Languages | English

DowDuPont Specialty Products Division Launches New Soft Skin Adhesive for Medical Devices at MD&M West 2019

DowDuPont Specialty Products Division is introducing its new DOW CORNING™ MG 7-1020 Soft Skin Adhesive, the latest addition to a growing portfolio of solutions for skin-adhered medical devices. Based on advanced silicone technology, this unique product delivers strong adhesion and extended wear, as well as design and manufacturing flexibility – while avoiding the skin irritation and discomfort more common with the removal of acrylic adhesives. DOW CORNING MG 7-1020 Soft Skin Adhesive can be used with fabric backing and addresses the health care industry’s growing focus on biologic drugs that call for innovative delivery mechanisms such as patch pumps. View more and related images

Published Feb 05, 2019 | Dow Silicones Corporation and DuPontDow DuPont Specialty Products D
Languages | English