Solvay, a leading global supplier of high-performance polymers, has added the Minhang (Shanghai) China manufacturing site of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics, Seals, as a qualified injection molder of its Torlon® polyamide-imide (PAI) resin.
Solvay Meets Growing Demand for its Healthcare Polymers by Naming Foster Corporation as Distributor of Udel® and Radel® Sulfone Polymers
Solvay, a leading global supplier of high-performance specialty polymers, announced today that it has appointed Foster Corporation, a top compounder and distributor of custom polymers for medical devices, as its newest distributor of Udel® polysulfone (PSU) and Radel® polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) resins for the North American Healthcare market. The appointment went into effect October 1.
Solvay takes leadership role in aligning advanced polymers with the growing trend toward Additive Manufacturing technologies
Solvay, a leading global supplier of high performance polymers, announced today at K 2016 (Hall 6, Booth C61) that it is committed to taking a leadership role in aligning its world-class specialty polymers and engineering plastics with the fast-growing trend toward additive manufacturing (AM) technologies, better known as 3D printing.
Solvay’s Ryton® PPS helps cool Polimotor 2 engine by enabling highly reliable internal components for Pierburg water pump
Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, announced today at K 2016 (Hall 6, Booth C61) that its high-performing Ryton® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) will be at the heart of the Polimotor 2 engine’s water pump.
Solvay Halar® ECTFE-based film extruded by Amcor delivers tough, transparent, frontsheets for marine solar panels developed by Solbian Energie Alternative
Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, announced today at K 2016 (Hall 6, Booth C61) that highly transparent photovoltaic (PV) frontsheets extruded by Amcor using Solvay’s Halar® 500 ethylene chlorotrifluoroethylene (ECTFE) resin have enabled Solbian Energie Alternative to develop its innovative new Solbianflex℠ solar panels for marine applications.
Solvay introduces new Solef® PVDF electrode binders for next-generation high-energy Li-ion battery for electric and hybrid electric vehicles
Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymer solutions, will feature at K 2016 (Hall 6 Booth C61) a new innovative Solef® polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) electrode binders designed to boost the electrical performance of high-energy lithium-ion batteries (Li-ion) for hybrid as well as pure Electric Vehicles (xEV).
Solvay’s medical-grade Ixef® PARA enables Elasso Surgical Instruments to pioneer a cutting-edge new instrument for removal of adenoids and tonsils
Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, announced today at K 2016 (Hall 6, Booth C61) that its medical-grade Ixef® GS-1022 polyarylamide (PARA) resin facilitated the development of Elasso Surgical Instruments’ Elasso™ Tissue Removal Device, an innovative, new, single-use electrocautery instrument for adenoid and tonsil surgeries.
The leading global supplier of specialty polymers expects to increase sulfone polymer production capacity through significant investments and process optimizations at facilities in the U.S. and Asia.
Solvay’s Medical-Grade KetaSpire® PEEK and AvaSpire® PAEK Enable Shanghai Reach to Innovate Lighter, More Ergonomic Spinal Surgery Instrument Kit
Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, announced today at EUROSPINE 2016 (Hall B, Booth N96) that its medical grade KetaSpire® polyetheretherketone (PEEK) and AvaSpire® polyaryletherketone (PAEK) polymers enabled medical device pioneer, Shanghai Reach Medical Instrument Company, to develop a lighter, more ergonomic and highly cost-effective kit of reusable instruments for spinal surgeries.