Posts Tagged ‘innovative’

New material boosts design freedom for next-generation miniaturized photovoltaic systems

A new, high-performance Lexan EXL copolymer resin that addresses the fast-moving trend toward miniaturization of photovoltaic (PV) connectors and junction boxes was announced by SABIC’s Innovative Plastics. The enhanced electrical and flame-retardant performance of the new Lexan EXL resin grade enables designers to miniaturize the entire system by creating thin-wall parts, moving conductors closer together and integrating junction box systems – helping to drive down solar energy costs and increase efficiency. New Lexan EXL resin helps customers strengthen their competitive footing by contributing significantly to the benefits of PV systems and further accelerating the move to solar energy.

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EXL copolymer boosts design freedom for next-generation miniaturized photovoltaic systems

SABICÂ’s Innovative Plastics business announced a new, high-performance Lexan* EXL copolymer resin that addresses the fast-moving trend toward miniaturization of photovoltaic (PV) connectors and junction boxes.

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Two molded automotive applications received top at 2011 SPE? Automotive Innovation Awards competition

Two automotive applications molded from SABIC’s Innovative Plastics’ broad portfolio of thermoplastic materials received top honors at the 2011 Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE®) Automotive Innovation Awards competition – including the coveted Hall of Fame award and the overall Grand Award.

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SABIC?s new US based PP compounding operation opened to meet rising automotive OEM demand

SABICÂ’s Innovative Plastics business celebrated a major milestone with the official opening of its specialty polypropylene (PP) compounding operation at its Bay St. Louis, Mississippi manufacturing site

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PC films for secure ID cards to guard against identity theft, damage, premature replacement

Two new breakthrough Lexan* polycarbonate (PC) film technologies for identification (ID) cards that help simplify integration of additional security features needed to combat identity theft and counterfeiting have been introduced by SABICÂ’s Innovative Plastics business. New Lexan SDCX co-extruded film and Lexan SC92E flexible hard-coated film provide solutions to the challenges of constructing ID cards and security documents with more and thinner layers and complex manufacturing. Several years after SABICÂ’s successful introduction of the Lexan Secure ID film portfolio, this expansion of its security product offering clearly demonstrates the companyÂ’s commitment to identity protection technologies that benefit smartcard manufacturers and consumers alike

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Low moisture absorption foam offers major weight-out, performance & cost benefits for aerospace

Low moisture absorption of Ultem* polyetherimide (PEI) foam for composite aircraft structures has been unveiled bySABICÂ’s Innovative Plastics strategic business unit.

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Low moisture absorption foam offers major weight-out, performance & cost benefits for aerospace

Low moisture absorption of Ultem* polyetherimide (PEI) foam for composite aircraft structures has been unveiled bySABICÂ’s Innovative Plastics strategic business unit.

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Sabic to buy stake in German automotive firm Inpro

Sabic Innovative Plastics is to acquire a stake and become a shareholder in a German automotive technology company Inpro. The full agreement is expected to be effectively concluded before year end, subject to regulatory approval

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