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Two new grades of non-halogenated, flame-retardant Onflex compounds for wire and cable applications are available from PolyOne.

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KraussMaffei Berstorff is now offering complete systems for continuous production of PU-insulated pipes. The pipe, made of PE-HD, PE-X, PE-RT or PB, is produced on a conventional pipe extrusion line.

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TPUs find use in applications requiring toughness and high resistance to abrasion, lubricating and fuel oils, combined with a wide range of operating temperatures.

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Edge-Sweets Company (ESCO) has developed the new ECD Basic Series metering and dispensing machines.

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FXI Foamex Innovations recently showcased several new products at the International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) Expo in Charlotte, NC, USA, including:

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Dow Hyperlast celebrates its 25th anniversary in providing flow assurance technologies to the oil and gas industry. According to the company, it pioneered flow assurance and insulation technology 25 years ago and has since been involved in more than 500 successful offshore projects. Its polyurethane systems provide extended service life, very good thermal insulation, outstanding adhesion, proven impact strength and durability in harsh working environments, says the company.

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Addonyl is the new brand name for cast-nylon additives from Rhein Chemie Rheinau GmbH, Mannheim, Germany.

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Sandwich panels comprising two metal facings and a polyisocyanurate (PIR) rigid foam core have long been used for the efficient thermal insulation of large warehouses, cold stores and other industrial and administration buildings. Bayer MaterialScience has now come up with a new, more environmentally compatible PIR foam system with significantly enhanced fire behaviour that has benefits over established systems, especially when it comes to smoke gas development. The new PIR foam system is based on a polyester with an eco-friendly manufacturing process.

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RTP Company offers a new series of speciality compounds using post-consumer content (PCC) resins.

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Sensor Expert Inc. from Madison, NJ, USA, has launched Digi­Nip, a portable, battery operated system that allows the quick and easy diagnosis of roller conditions – the nip contact point.

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