Higher heat SMA from Holland

By Michael Lauzon
Correspondent

Published: June 19, 2013 12:56 pm ET
Updated: June 19, 2013 12:57 pm ET

Related to this story

Topics Product News

Polyscope Polymers BV has developed terpolymer styrenics that can take high heat and are miscible with other styrenics such as ABS.

Xiran IZ polymers combine styrene, maleic anhydride and N-phenymaleimide. They allow high heat resistance for engineering polymers with low volatile residuals. New grades have glass transition temperature of 347° F or higher.

The maleic anhydride content provides excellent adhesion properties according to the Geleen, Netherlands company. The Xiran IZ materials offer a balance of thermal improvement, mechanical properties and cost performance that can boost performance of other polymers in blends.

“As experts in styrene maleic anhydride copolymers and their chemistry, Polyscope is always ready to apply its depth of knowledge in order to find new materials and bring these to market,” notes Peter Tackx, the firm’s business director of engineering plastics.

Tel. 31-683-638-041, email ptackx@polyscope.eu.


Comments

Higher heat SMA from Holland

By Michael Lauzon
Correspondent

Published: June 19, 2013 12:56 pm ET
Updated: June 19, 2013 12:57 pm ET

Post Your Comments


Back to story


More stories

Image

Five-axis flexibility paying off for Sepro and its customers

October 29, 2014 1:47 pm ET

French robot maker Sepro Robotique expects to generate 78 million euros ($99 million) in 2014 sales — 17 percent more than 2013 — as...    More

Image

Biodegradable flame retardant shows promise

October 22, 2014 9:15 am ET

Deflamo AB reports successful test results in vinyl wall coverings for a biodegradable flame retardant.    More

Image

Materials companies introduce a range of new products at Fakuma

October 22, 2014 11:29 am ET

DuPont Co. led a parade of materials firms with new products at Fakuma 2014.    More

Negri Bossi shows energy saving systems

October 22, 2014 11:21 am ET

Negri Bossi SpA showed two 210T injection molding machines at Fakuma in Friedrichshafen, Germany, with the SmartEnergy device for energy saving. Both ...    More

Priamus promises extended life for in-mold sensor

October 22, 2014 11:11 am ET

Priamus System Technologies AG has developed an in-mold sensor made of an extremely hard and chemically resistant material, extending the life of the ...    More

Market Reports

Plastics Recycling Trends in North America

This report is a review and analysis of the North American Plastics Recycling Industry, including key trends and statistics based on 2013 performance. We examine market environment factors, regulatory issues, industry challenges, key drivers and emerging trends in post-consumer and post-industrial recycling.

Learn more

Plastics in Mexico - State of the Industry Report

This report analyzes the $20 million dollar plastics industry in Mexico including sales of machinery & equipment, resins and finished products.

Our analysts provide insight on business trends, foreign investment, top end markets and plastics processing activity. The report also provides important data on exports, production, employment and value of plastics products manufactured.

Learn more

Plastics Caps & Closures Market Report

The annual recap of top trends and future outlook for the plastics caps & closures market features interviews with industry thought leaders and Bill Wood’s economic forecast of trends in growing end markets. You will also gain insight on trends in caps design, materials, machinery, molds & tooling and reviews of mergers & acquisitions.

Learn more

Upcoming Plastics News Events

January 14, 2015 - January 14, 2015Plastics in Automotive

February 4, 2015 - February 6, 2015Plastics News Executive Forum 2015

June 2, 2015 - June 3, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - Chicago 2015

September 16, 2015 - September 18, 2015Plastics Caps & Closures - September 2015

October 27, 2015 - October 29, 2015Plastics Financial Summit - New York - 2015

More Events