Next year’s Chinaplas will showcase engineering plastics that are supporting aerospace on earth, as well as space exploration and research, at an unprecedented level.
The new line is equipped with large-scale extrusion technology to meet growing demand for a reliable and consistent supply of high-performance polypropylene (PP) compounds.
The winners of this year’s SPE Thermoforming Competition displayed ingenuity, agility, and a knack for finding better, cheaper alternatives to metal parts.
A key driver for the world-class facility based in Greenville is growing demand from energy companies and the aerospace and automotive sectors.
Kraiburg TPE will introduce the compounds, which are said to set a new standard in haptics, at the plastics processing trade show in Germany this month.
The new 50,000-square-meter facility in Germany produces thermoplastic elastomers and engineering thermoplastic compounds.
New Vestamid polyamide 12 compound offers highest fire protection for busbars at 1000 V and more.
An extension of the in-mold decorating process, in-mold electronics’ initial applications will be in consumer goods and automotive interiors.