Solvay’s tough, transparent, sterilizable Radel® PPSU helps SciCan Ltd. develop a revolutionary new hygiene sterility maintenance instrument container

Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, announced at the 37th International Dental Show (IDS) today (Hall 2.2, Stand A019) that SciCan Ltd. chose high-performance Radel® polyphenylsulfone (PPSU) to imbue its revolutionary reusable SALUS® - Hygiene Sterility Maintenance Instrument Container with excellent chemical resistance and biocompatibility, as well as the ability to retain transparency and mechanical properties after repeated steam sterilizations.

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Solvay’s High-Performance Torlon® PAI Enables Performance Plastics to Mold Tough, Durable Scraper Tools Safe Enough for Use in Aerospace Applications

Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, today announced at JEC World 2017 (Hall 5A, Booth L42) that its high-performance Torlon® polyamide-imide (PAI) enabled Performance Plastics Ltd., an advanced injection molder of precision engineered components, to innovate its new line of EnduroSharp™ Scraper Blades for aerospace maintenance applications.

Two Ryton® PPS grades from Solvay attain regulatory potable water contact approvals for use in plumbing, heating and sanitary applications

Solvay, a leading global supplier of high-performance thermoplastics, announced today at ISH 2017 (Frankfurt-am-Main, March 14-18) that two Ryton® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) grades have been certified for drinking water contact according to NSF 61 (USA), WRAS (UK), W270 DVGW and KTW (Germany), ACS (France), and DM 174 (Italy).

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Solvay to showcase lightweighting composite solutions and additive manufacturing technology for challenging aerospace and automotive applications at JEC World 2017

During JEC World 2017 to be held in Paris (March 14-16), Solvay will present its technologically advanced lightweighting material solutions for the manufacture of cost-efficient and high-performance structures for aerospace, automotive, mass transportation, oil & gas, and other demanding industrial end-use applications.


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.