Tag Archives: ANTEC

Lexmark Makes Impressive Gains In PCR Use

James Drummond, who leads plastics engineering at Lexmark, has a very interesting and aggressive view about the future of post-consumer recycled (PCR) plastics. He is espousing—and implementing—a concept [..]

ABS, Design, Electronics, Flame Retardant, Green, North America, Polystyrene , ,

VW Touts Use of Lignin As Plastics’ Filler

A Volkswagen project engineer says that use of lignin as a thermoplastics filler offers “an enormous lightweight potential” for large volume auto production. Use of lignin in car [..]

Automotive, Europe, Filler, Green, North America , ,

New High Heat Amorphous Polyimide Is Moldable

Need a molded part that provides high performance at prolonged extreme temperatures? Say semicon plasma chamber, aircraft or electronic components? SABIC Innovative Plastics has developed, and is commercializing, [..]

Aircraft, Electronics, Injection Molding, North America ,

Research Shows Interesting Potential for Bioplastics

Significant research is taking place to extend potential applications for bioplastics. That was apparent from several papers presented at last month’s Annual Technical Conference (Antec) of the Society [..]

Bioplastics, North America, Packaging, Reinforcing Material ,