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High-End Plastics Are Coming for 3D Printing

High-powered engineering plastics such as polyether imide (PEI), polyimide (PI), polyetherketoneketone (PEKK), and self-reinforced polyphenylene (SRP) are being developed for 3D printing processes. The materials offer significant improvements [..]

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GE Aviation Advances Use of Lightweight CFRP Engine Parts

General Electric was a pioneer in the development of the commercial plastics industry and then decided to sell its plastics unit to SABIC in 2007. But now comes [..]

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Advanced Plastics Now Appeal to GE’s Immelt

The future of America is in advanced manufacturing. You might be surprised to hear that prognosis comes from Jeff Immelt, CEO of GE. Yes, the same Jeff Immelt, [..]

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