A comprehensive collection of product announcements provided by companies.
Barrday Inc. has extended its thermoplastic laminate technology to unidirectional thermoplastic tapes, targeting structural applications in the commercial aerospace, military/defense and industrial markets.Long glass fiber-reinforced polypropylene
Asahi Kasei Plastics has announced a new long glass fiber-reinforced polypropylene for improved impact performance and 20 percent cost savings compared to traditional long glass fiber-reinforced polypropylene.Translucent, long fiber-reinforced compound
Long fiber thermoplastic specialist PlastiComp has announced development of a new translucent, long-fiber reinforced compound.Engineered Fibers Technology announces new fiber products
Engineered Fibers Technology has announced that it can now supply PEI fibers, spun from Ultem resin by Kuraray Co. Ltd., in precision short-cut and staple lengths to its U.S. customers.Cellulose fiber-reinforced polypropylene
UPM, a pulp and paper conglomerate, offered a new product for composites: UPM ForMi is a cellulose fiber-reinforced polypropylene for sustainable injection molding applications.Polyamide prepregs and preconsolidated plates
Rhodia Engineering Plastics introduced Evolite by Technyl, an extension of its range of Technyl polyamide compounds.Simulation technology for glass fiber composite design
Ticona Engineering Polymers has made "integrative simulation" technology available to improve the accuracy of computing fiber-reinforced components under load.Long fiber polyamide
PlastiComp Inc. has introduced Complete MT, a maximum toughness long fiber (LFT) polyamide that is said to have equivalent strength to industry standard LFT polyamides, yet is extremely tough with up to twice as much resistance to impact forces as s...Polyethylene tape
Teijin Aramid recently opened a new plant for the production of Endumax, a new high-performance polyethylene (HP-PE) tape.High-modulus polypropylene fibers
Innegra Technologies LLC reports that its Innegra S Fiber is in production and will be available for purchase in January 2012.