Epoxy is a thermosetting matrix resin and among the most commonly used resin systems in the composites industry. It's frequently used with continuous carbon fiber in aerospace, race car, marine and other high-performance applications.
Market trends and tighter budgets are helping to expand the use of composites to repair and replace corrosion-damaged infrastructure — aboveground and underground.
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Dow Automotive touted its new Dow VORAFORCE 5300 epoxy resin matrix system for high-pressure resin transfer molding (HP-RTM) and its variants.Huntsman reveals epoxy role in BMW i3 passenger cell CompositesWorld
Huntsman Advanced Materials reports that its Araldite binder and epoxy are being used by BMW to mold carbon fiber structures for the i3 all-electric passenger car.High-performance adhesives, functional coatings CompositesWorld
Henkel, a manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and functional coatings, is exhibiting a range of composite solutions at JEC Europe, covering applications from automotive and aerospace to wind power and machine construction.Epoxy resin systems CompositesWorld
Sicomin Epoxy Systems will be celebrating its 30th year as a formulator and supplier of epoxy resin systems.High-pressure RTM epoxy, aircraft interiors resin matrix CompositesWorld
Huntsman Advanced Materials will highlight the contribution its high-performance chemistries are making in some recent applications.