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The graduate student developed polymer nanofibers in Kostroma

According to "Kommersant" the development of new items in the Kostroma state University was engaged about four years, one of the graduate students came up with a special method of supplying a polymer solution, which led to success. "A high voltage...

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22.05.2018

The polymerization was figured out on a computer

Scientists of the faculty of physics of Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU) explored different types of polymerization reactions using computer modeling. This is stated in the official report of MSU. The results of the work can be used as recomme...

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22.05.2018

Innovations for safe roads.

For the sake of traffic safety an innovative material thermoplastic is used on the marking. It is well visible on wet asphalt and at night-time, and besides such marking will serve longer, than a usual one made by paint. Places of special atte...

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28.05.2018

More than 45 thousand tons of polymers in the Russian Federation are used for packing meat from poultry.

The remaining amount of raw materials consumed is accounted for polypropylene trays - 2 thousand tons, 20 thousand tons-trays of expanded polystyrene, 1 thousand tons-trays of polyethylene terephthalate and 1- 5 thousand tons-buckets of polypropylene...

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28.05.2018

The total volume of the Russian packaging

The total volume of the Russian market of packaging in 2017, $ 16-18 billion, the Total market share of plastic packaging is 32%, and the percentage of it can compete only cardboard and paper packaging, which together also account for 32%,  the ...

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28.05.2018

3D printer for printing by reinforced thermoplastics

Leapfrog, a well-known Dutch producer of desktop FDM 3D printers, decided to start designing industrial additive installations - huge 3D printers for printing polymeric materials reinforced with continuous fibers 3dtoday reports. Leapfrog is a wel...

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13.06.2018

Nanotubes provide the conductivity of transparent polyethylene sheet

Anti-static bags, container liners, static-shielded bags and films, protective tapes and conductive films are types of packaging that have been developed to protect certain goods and products from static electricity. Conventional anti-static packa...

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13.06.2018

Scientists have developed a cost-effective method for obtaining thermosetting polymers

Researchers from the University of state Illinois, Urbana-Champaign (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), have developed a new cost-effective method for producing thermosetting polymers and reinforced polymer composite products promising for in...

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13.06.2018

Production of ABS plastics in Russia increased by 87% for the first quarter

Domestic enterprises have increased the volume of ABS plastic production by more than 80% for the first quarter of 2018, "Market Report" reports with a link to the data "Skinplast". For three months in the Russian Federation was released 6.2 thousan...

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13.06.2018

The capital of Tatarstan is preparing for the next exhibition "Interplastica Kazan"

On 4-6 September this year in the capital of Tatarstan a next annual international exhibition of plastics and rubber "Interplastica Kazan" will take place. Organizers (OJSC "Kazan Fair" and LLC "Messe Dusseldorf Moscow") report that the exhibition...

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13.06.2018

Basic polymers: polyethylene production increased by 5.9% in the first quarter

According to the published data of the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat), the industrial production index for the first quarter of 2018 was 101.8%. The production of chemicals and chemical products in the first quarter of this year was 102.1...

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18.06.2018

RSC "Applied Chemistry" creates production of films based on fluoropolymers

The project production of fluoropolymer pellicles is in line with the product diversification strategy aimed at increasing the output of high-tech civilian products and bringing it to 68% by 2025. One of the promising directions of the project is ...

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18.06.2018

Canadian chemists have created a catalyst for the conversion of air into ethylene

Scientists from the University of Toronto have created a catalyst that can convert molecules of carbon dioxide to ethylene, raw materials for the production of polyethylene and gas from welding machines. According to RIA News the "recipe" for its pro...

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23.06.2018

Import of polypropylene to the Russian market increased by 31% in January-May

Nowadays imports of polypropylene to the Russian market increased by 31% in January-May. According to Market report, external supplies of propylene homopolymers increased by 38%. In Russia, for five months received more than 80 thousand tons of po...

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26.06.2018

In Sweden studies the process of tire pyrolysis

A joint project, carried out by the Swedish State Research Institute (RISE), the Scandinavian Enviro Systems tire recycling company and the Ragn-Sells waste recycling company, is studying the opportunity of producing pyrolysis oil from old tires. ...

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26.06.2018