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  • Medical molders take advantage of 3-D tech

    Nov 18, 2014

    SCHAUMBURG, Ill.—In the quest for faster cycle times and better parts, 3-D technology that tests the performance of a mold configuration before it is built is helping some medical molders get the process right the first time.

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  • Wacker develops adhesive for electronics

    Nov 18, 2014

    MUNICH—Wacker A.G. has developed Semicosil 975 TC, a thermally conductive adhesive for electronics applications. Wacker said Semicosil 975 TC is characterized by high thermal conductivity and good flow and processing properties.

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  • Evonik signs new U.S. silica distribution agreements

    Nov 18, 2014

    PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Specialty chemicals maker Evonik Corp.'s Inorganic Materials Business Unit has inked new agreements with Cary Co. and Dorsett & Jackson Inc., to broaden distribution of Evonik's silica products in the U.S. Midwest and Western regions, respectively.

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