Armacell (Thimister-Clermont, Belgium) will present both its ArmaFORM PET Core and PET Foil product lines. ArmaFORM PET Core are polyethylene terephthalate-based structural foam cores used in sandwich constructions for B&C, transportation, marine and wind turbine markets. The ArmaFORM PET Core comprises two grades, PET GR and PET FR (flame retardant), at densities from 65 to 250 kg/m³ and thicknesses from 5 mm to 150 mm. The company’s ArmaFORM PET Foil is a fully recyclable and thermoformable thermoplastic foil product with high temperature resistance up to +180°C that is used in automotive, building and construction and other applications. The extruded thin sheets, 100% made of recycled PET, are supplied on rolls or cut sheets and are available in thicknesses starting at 1.5 mm and densities between 70 and 300 kg/m³.
Editor PickŞişecam invests in new glass fiber plant in Turkey
The new plant, which will have an annual production capacity of 70,000 metric tons, is expected to become operational in the second half of 2018.