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June 22, 2018
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Altuglas: Impact-Modified Acrylic Resins
Product Selection Guide
Read Altuglas’ product selection guide on Plexiglas® Impact-Modified acrylic resins.
Altuglas: Plexiglas® Automotive Grades
Product Bulletin
Learn about Plexiglas® Automotive Grades in this Altuglas® product bulletin.
Altuglas: Plexiglas® V-Series Resins
Product Selection Guide
View this selection guide on Plexiglas® V-Series Acrylic Molding and Extrusion Resins
Covestro: Apec® for Automotive Lighting
Product Selection Guide
Learn about the benefits of Apec® for automotive lighting from Covestro.
Covestro: Bayblend® Polycarbonate/Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (PC+ABS)
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s Bayblend® PC & ABS solutions for automotive interiors.
Covestro: Designing with Light: Consumer Electronics
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s polycarbonate solutions for consumer electronics.
Covestro: Engineered Plastics for the Lighting Market
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s plastics for the lighting market.
Covestro: Illuminating Ideas: Material Solutions for LED Lighting
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s material solutions for LED lighting.
Covestro: Makrolon® Polycarbonate for Outdoor Lighting Applications
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s Makrolon® LED materials for lighting applications.
Covestro: Makrolon® Rx3440 for IV Connectors
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s Makrolon® materials for IVs
Covestro: Material Solutions for Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment
Product Selection Guide
Learn about Covestro’s material solutions for electronic vehicles.
Covestro: Material Solutions for Network Devices
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s material solutions for network devices.
Covestro: Resilient Materials for Medical Equipment Housings
Product Selection Guide
Read about resilient materials for medical equipment housings.
Covestro: Smart Home: Polycarbonates for Automation and Security
Product Selection Guide
Read about Covestro’s polycarbonate solutions for home automation & security.
Covestro: The Body and Skin of the Internet of Things: Wearables
Product Selection Guide
Learn about the polymers needed to create wearables in this guide.
Dow Corning: High Consistency Rubber (HCRs) Application & Product Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Read this High Consistency Rubber Product Selection Guide from Dow Corning.
Dow Corning: Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSRs)
Product Selection Guide
Read the Dow Corning Selection Guide for liquid silicone rubbers.
Dow Corning: Medical Device Silicone Adhesives
Product Selection Guide
Read this Dow Corning Product Selection Guide on Silicone Adhesives.
Dow Corning: MG-2000 Series Silicone Adhesives for Medical
Video
Learn about Dow Corning®’s MG-2000 Series Silicone Adhesives for medical device applications here.
Dow Corning: Product Solutions for Medical Lubricant Coatings
Product Selection Guide
Learn about Dow Corning medical fluid in this Selector Guide.
Dow Corning: Proven Performance of Silicone Elastomers In Medical Device
Video
Watch this video on Silicone elastomers from Dow Corning.
Dow Corning: Takes you inside Si
Product Selection Guide
Take this interactive tour and explore the many ways Dow Corning Silicones can help you maximize performance in medical applications.
Dow Corning: The Importance of Selecting The Right Silicone Material for Medical Device Applications
Video
Watch this video on selecting a silicone material for medical devices.
Dow Corning: Trusted Expertise in Silicone Adhesives for Medical Device
Video
Watch this video from Dow Corning on medical device adhesives.
Dow Corning: Trusted Expertise in Silicone Materials for Medical Devices
Video
Learn about silicones for medical devices from Dow Corning.
Dow: Accelerating Innovations in Flexible Packaging
Article
Learn more about Dow Food and Specialty Packaging in this brochure.
Dow: Attane™ ULDPE Copolymers
Product Selection Guide
Read this product selection guide on ATTANE™ ULDPE.
Dow: Chemical Resistance Guide
Product Selection Guide
Compare the chemical resistance of ENGAGE™ POEs, INFUSE™ OBCs, and VERSIFY™ Plastomers and Elastomers in this study from Dow.
Dow: Creating Connections for the Wireless World
Application Bulletin
Discover the possibilities of Dow’s Electrical & Telecommunications solutions in this industry bulletin.
Dow: Elastomers in Transportation Applications
Product Selection Guide
Discover Dow technology processing, performance and appearance solutions for automotive interiors and exteriors in this product guide.
Dow: Electrical & Telecommunications Background
Article
Read all about Dow’s E&T background and solutions.
Dow: ENGAGE™ POEs for automotive interior and exterior TPO part design
Product Selection Guide
Learn how ENGAGE™ POEs deliver performance for today’s increasingly complex and demanding interior and exterior TPO part designs.
Dow: ENGAGE™ Polyolefin Elastomers Extrusion Guide
Product Selection Guide
Download the Dow ENGAGE™ Polyolefin Elastomers Extrusion Guide
Dow: ENGAGE™ Product Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Learn all about Dow ENGAGE™ POEs in this product selection guide.
Dow: Flexible Food & Specialty Packaging
Product Selection Guide
Learn about Dow flexible food and specialty packaging in this product guide.
Dow: Flexible Plastic Packaging - It's the Total Package!
Video
Watch this video presented by Dow that shows the sustainable benefits of flexible plastic packaging.
Dow: Guide to Product Handling
Product Bulletin
Discover the benefits of Dow Elastomer products in this product handling guide.
Dow: High Density Polyethylene Resins
Product Bulletin
Learn more about industry essential resins for blow molding and injection molding.
DuPont: Delrin® Acetal® Homopolymer Resin – Molding Tips
Technical Bulletin
Learn molding tips to maximize the mechanical properties of your Delrin® parts.
DuPont: Delrin® Low Emissions for Auto Applications
Product Bulletin
See how Delrin® E-grades help you meet requirements for low emissions.
DuPont: Delrin® vs Acetal Copolymer White Paper
Whitepaper
Read how to maximize Delrin® Acetal Homopolymer mechanical performance
DuPont: Hytrel® Product Reference Guide
Product Selection Guide
See how Hytrel® TPC-ET materials gives you the power to innovate!
DuPont: Minlon® and Zytel® Design Info
Technical Bulletin
Learn in depth insights into designing for Minlon® and Zytel® materials.
DuPont: Rynite®Product Guide
Product Selection Guide
Read how Rynite® PET materials can help you achive high strength and stiffness.
DuPont: Zytel® HTN Product Reference Guide
Product Selection Guide
Learn about Zytel® HTN's resistance to high temperature, chemicals, and moisture.
DuPont: Zytel® PLUS Nylon Brochure
Product Bulletin
Learn how Zytel® PLUS can help meet the challenges of performance, cost, and processing.
PolyOne: 6 Questions You Need to Ask When Designing Polymer Parts for Healthcare Devices - Whitepaper
Whitepaper
Overview of various things to consider when selecting materials for healthcare devices
PolyOne: Adventure Sports Brochure
Application Bulletin
Polymer solutions for adventure sports gear
PolyOne: Drug Delivery Device Application Bulletin
Application Bulletin
Guide to help you make informed decisions about material selection based on your specific device requirements and the regulatory protocols that apply for this healthcare segment
PolyOne: Drug Delivery Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Selection Guide of all materials that we produce or distribute that are suitable for this healthcare segment
PolyOne: Flexible Bonding for Healthcare
Technical Bulletin
Testing results of PolyOne's thermoplastic elastomer and Henkel Corporation's LOCTITE® adhesives prove optimization of the assembly process.
PolyOne: Flexible Packaging Application Bulletin
Application Bulletin
Polymer solutions for flexible packaging that keeps pace with market dynamics and ever-evolving consumer preferences.
PolyOne: Glow in the Dark Controller Grips Appeal to Trend-Loving Gamers
Case Study
Learn how PolyOne helped a gaming accessories company take aim at new opportunities.
PolyOne: Healthcare Engineering Services Brochure
Product Selection Guide
Read about the engineering services available for streamlining the product development cycle
PolyOne: Healthcare Line Card
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions for the healthcare industry.
PolyOne: Healthcare Line Card
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions for the healthcare industry.
PolyOne: Healthcare Line Card for Asia (Chinese)
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions for the healthcare industry in Asia.
PolyOne: Healthcare Line Card for Asia (English)
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions for the healthcare industry in Asia.
PolyOne: Impress™ High Gloss Metallic Effect Colorants
Product Bulletin
Learn how to achieve amazing packaging effects, like high-gloss metallic-effect colorants, in this product bulletin.
PolyOne: Labware & Point-of-Care Diagnostics Application Bulletin
Application Bulletin
Guide to help you make informed decisions about material selection based on your specific application needs and performance requirements for this healthcare segment
PolyOne: Labware & Point-of-Care Diagnostics Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Selection Guide of all materials that we produce or distribute that are suitable for this healthcare segment
PolyOne: Labware & Point-of-Care Diagnostics Selection Guide for Asia (Chinese)
Product Selection Guide
Selection Guide of all materials that we produce or distribute in Asia that are suitable for this healthcare segment.
PolyOne: Labware & Point-of-Care Diagnostics Selection Guide for Asia (English)
Product Selection Guide
Selection Guide of all materials that we produce or distribute in Asia that are suitable for this healthcare segment.
PolyOne: Laundry Appliance Maker Shines with the look of Metal
Case Study
Read how an appliance manufacturer significantly reduces costs for laundry consoles by replacing painted parts with a pre-colored Geon™ FX Metal rigid vinyl formulation.
PolyOne: Line Card
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions through PolyOne Distribution.
PolyOne: Line Card (Spanish)
Line Card
View the Spanish version of our line card of polymer solutions through PolyOne Distribution.
PolyOne: Line Card for Asia (Chinese)
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions through PolyOne Distribution in Asia.
PolyOne: Line Card for Asia (English)
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions through PolyOne Distribution in Asia.
PolyOne: Manufacturer Boosts Disinfectant Resistance for Medical Device Housings
Case Study
Download this case study to learn about combatting chemical resistance for medical device housings.
PolyOne: Manufacturing Efficiency for Pulmonary Device
Case Study
Collaborative solution doubles productivity and improves yield rates, saving more than $100,000 annually in manufacturing costs.
PolyOne: Material Selection Infographic
Infographic
Overview of taking a thoughtful approach to material selection
PolyOne: Medical Device Disinfection: How to Prevent Cracking and Crazing
Technical Bulletin
Read this technical bulletin to understand why polymer performance is key to minimizing disinfectant-related failures.
PolyOne: Medical Equipment Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Selection Guide of all materials that we produce or distribute that are suitable for this healthcare segment
PolyOne: Medical Plastics Help Designers and Manufactures Meet Changing Requirements
Whitepaper
White paper on current trends affecting medical device design and improvements w/ real-life application examples.
PolyOne: Medical Wearables Infographic
Infographic
Handy guide for designing wearable medical devices and how materials can help you reach your goals of delivery products and devices that are comfortable, reliable, and safe.
PolyOne: Navigating the Healthcare Regulatory Process
Application Bulletin
Read about navigating the healthcare regulatory process for polymer materials
PolyOne: Nylon Solutions
Product Selection Guide
Read this product selection guide on customized features and shelf grades of PolyOne’s Bergamid™ and Nymax™ formulations.
PolyOne: Off Road Application Bulletin
Application Bulletin
Discover how to boost the off-road experience with high-performing materials for metal replacement, durability and more.
PolyOne: Off Road ATV Cargo Rack Case Study
Case Study
Form meets function with new ATV cargo rack materials
PolyOne: OnColor™ SC Super Concentrate Technologies
Product Bulletin
Learn how to optimize color without disrupting your molding process in this OnColor™ SC Super Concentrate technologies product bulletin.
PolyOne: Recoil Reduction Case Study
Case Study
Custom recoil pad materials deliver superior recoil reduction and exceptional durability to a high-end rifle manufacturer
PolyOne: Redesigning What’s Possible
Video
See how PolyOne can help you open up possibilities for the world through plastics.
PolyOne: Resilience HC Application Bulletin
Application Bulletin
Comparison of Resilience HC (rigid PVC) vs. other polymers in healthcare housings with exposure to aggressive cleaners
PolyOne: Resilience HC Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Features/benefits (including chemical resistance) of Resilience HC for medical equipment housings
PolyOne: Shooting Sports Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Outdoor High Performance Shooting Sports Selection Guide/Line Card
PolyOne: Solving the Clarity/Opacity Conflict for Catheters
Whitepaper
A new catheter material offers optical clarity and radiopacity in a single-layer extrusion
PolyOne: Surgical Instruments Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Selection Guide of all materials that we produce or distribute that are suitable for this healthcare segment
PolyOne: Swiss Army™ Knife Updates Case Study
Case Study
Bergamid™ Polymer Formulations and GLS™ TPEs provide comfort and usabililty in iconic pocket knife
PolyOne: TrendWatch™ Wearable Medical Devices & Digital Health - E-book
E-Book
Learn why wearables and digital technologies are becoming so integral to personal health
PolyOne: Trilliant HC/ Versaflex OM Joint Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Chemical resistance of Trilliant HC and Versaflex TPE with exposure to common hospital cleaners & disinfectants
PolyOne: Trilliant XR Radiation Shielding Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Key characteristics, target market & applications and datasheet properties of Trilliant XR Radiation Shielding grade for medical equipment housings
PolyOne: Trucking Industry Challenges
Article
Learn more about the current dynamics in the U.S. trucking industry are impacting costs throughout the domestic supply chain
PolyOne: UltraMist Case Study
Case Study
Application case study of using rigid Geon PVC in ultrasound housing.
PolyOne: Versaflex™ HC Thermoplastic Elastomers - HAI has an Ally
Application Bulletin
Read this application bulletin on average peel strength and the benefits of Versaflex™ HC TPEs for overmolded medical devices.
PolyOne: Wearable Devices Application Bulletin
Application Bulletin
Explore important considerations when designing wearable medical devices
PolyOne: Wearable Medical Devices Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
Selection Guide of all materials that we produce or distribute that are suitable for this healthcare segment
PolyOne: What's the Difference? Nylon 6 vs 66
E-Book
Explore the differences between nylon 6 and nylon 66 to find out which is right for you.
PolyOne: Why Medical Equipment Housings are Cracking and How Material Selection Can Help Prevent It
Whitepaper
White paper on issue with Hospital Acquired Infections with medical devices and why Geon PVC is a good material choice
PolyOne: Wire & Cable Line Card
Line Card
View our line card of polymer solutions for the wire and cable industry.
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