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New adhesive film for boatbuilding

Hexcel has developed a new low temperature fast cure adhesive film.

Olive oil reinforced plastic for packaging

AIMPLAS has developed a new biodegradable, compostable plastic material from olive stones that could be used to make new packaging materials.

Scott Bader is pleased to introduce Crestamould T29, a new tooling modified polyester compound.

DSM has released Skins Sandy, a new material in its Skins range of haptic coating resins.

BASF has extended its Neopolen expanded polypropylene foam (EPP) range.

Polymer specialist Trelleborg has developed a new eco-friendly dust-free tooling board.

Lanxess says that it has carried out a range of tests to investigate the fire behavior of its overmolded polyamide-6-based Tepex.

Armacell plans to develop what it says is the first particle foam made from 100% recycled polyethylene terephthalate.

The Fraunhofer Institute has spearheaded a new project focusing on the efficiency of fiber-optic sensors in monitoring the vacuum infusion process.

Trelleborg says that it will showcase a range of its epoxy tooling board products including its most recent TC760X dust-free tooling boards.

Huntsman has developed a new two-component, snap cure, polyurethane resin system.

Sicomin has developed a range of bio-based epoxy resin systems available for the automotive, wind energy and civil engineering industries.

GOM, which makes systems for 3D digitizing, said that it has updated its GOM Correlate software to include new application-specific features.

Thomas Technik & Innovation (TTI) has launched what it says is the world’s shortest pultrusion machine.

Nouryon reports that it has introduced two new versions of its Perkadox GB-50 dibenzoyl peroxide (BPO) curing agents.

Hexcel Corporation and NaCa Systems have jointly developed a wood fiber composite sports car seat back using press molding.

Conbility has reportedly installed a modular system for tape winding and tape placement at the University of Limerick, Ireland.

Composites Evolution has developed a new 50°C, 12-hour cure tooling prepreg for tools with improved surface finish dimensional stability.

Structural composites company Carbon ThreeSixty has installed an in-house tailored fiber placement (TFP) cell.

Airbond has developed a new range of carbon splicers for composites or carbon fabric with manufacturers.

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