SPE Announces Pat Farrey as its New Chief Executive Officer
May 4, 2017
SPE(Society of Plastics Engineers) has appointed Patrick Farrey as its new Chief Executive Officer.
New Clariant Hostatint™ UV range for easy & safe coloration of radiation cured coating systems
April 20, 2017
Clariant unveiled a complete color range of high-performance, easy to use colorants for UV cured wood coatings at the European Coatings Show 2017.
Perstorp’s Pevalen™ non-phthalate PVC plasticizer obtains FDA compliance for key food contact applications
April 19, 2017
Pevalen™ can now be used in the USA in important food processing applications
TA Instruments Press Release: Announcing Rheology Practical Training Webinars
April 17, 2017
TA Instruments announces a new series of online practical scientific training webinars focusing on rheological analysis
SPE to Recognize 'Honored Service Members' at ANTEC® 2017
April 6, 2017
At next month’s SPE ANTEC® 2017, SPE (Society of Plastics Engineers) will introduce three new Honored Service Members who are being recognized for their contributions to the Society.
June 2017 sponsored by IMS Company- Available on Mobile Device!
May 22, 2017
Also known as additive manufacturing, 3D printing has proved to be an ideal process for producing complex parts from plastic. This is especially the case for a form of 3D printing known as fused filament fabrication (FFF), in which plastic is printed as a thin, molten filament. But 3D printing is not without its difficulties, because the process can have over 100 unique variables and settings, all of which can affect the properties of the printed component. Several of the presentations at ANTEC 2017 described efforts to understand the effects of these variables and settings.
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Vydyne® PA66: leading trends in automotive lightweighting, packaging films, electrical/electronic applications and more
Ascend Performance Materials manufactures hundreds of grades of Vydyne® PA66 resin and compounds, including neat resin, impact-modified, mineral-filled, glass-filled and outdoor weatherable products. Our manufacturing processes are entirely vertically integrated, allowing us to maintain tight quality control standards. Vydyne® is used around the world in automobiles, cable ties and fasteners, consumer goods, electrical and electronic products and industrial equipment.
What's Coming Up
Coming in July/August: SPE 75th Commemorative Special
Markets: Landmark industry innovations (materials, machinery, processing, software); molding automation & simulation; 3D printing; auxiliary equipment (blending and feeding, material handling, quality control, resin drying and cleaning), human resources & management consulting.View Editorial Calendar