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Air Force One: Technology, Materials and Meatloaf!

Posted on March 7th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

Air Force one

(Source: The White House, www.whitehouse.gov)

Everybody likes an airplane story and Air Force is unlike all others and it has been in the news recently.  Traditionally, any Air Force aircraft carrying the President has been called Air Force One.   Continue reading “Air Force One: Technology, Materials and Meatloaf!” »

Composites to replace more materials in automotives

Posted on November 29th, 2016 by in Chemicals Industry News and Analysis

Huntsman Corporation and other companies are making rapid advances in composites by reducing the cure times of their resins and removing the barriers that kept them out of mass-produced automobiles.

Composites are attractive to automobile makers because they can reduce the weight of their vehicles and increase their fuel efficiency. Continue reading “Composites to replace more materials in automotives” »