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Smarter Materials™ High Performance Thermoplastics - eBook eBook Learn about high-performance thermoplastics that surpass commodity and engineering resins with their exceptional capabilities View
OnCap™ Light Shield Damage Protection - White Paper White Paper Information on the application and use of light shield additives to protect products from light damage View
Designing Consumer Products with TPEs - White Paper White Paper How TPEs provide sensory enhancement in surface feel and texture View
TPE Overmolding Solutions for Engineering Thermoplastics - White Paper White Paper The focus for this study was to develop thermoplastic elastomer compounds that would overmold onto substrates made from Nylon (PA), Polycarbonate (PC), Acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS), and PC/ABS alloys View
Material Selection for Four Healthcare Environments - White Paper White Paper Find out which materials make sense for your products, no matter where they’re used View
What's the Difference? TPEs and Liquid Silicone Rubber - eBook eBook This high-level, objective look at both TPEs and LSR touches on some key topics to consider in three critical categories—design, production and performance—to help you make a more informed decision View
High Performance Clear Thermoplastics Elastomer - White Paper White Paper Development and application of SBC compounds to offer good economics and formulation flexibility meeting the end use performance requirements View
TPEs with Improved Barrier Performance - White Paper White Paper Recent developments of medium barrier, high barrier and super high barrier TPEs and their applications in food and medical packaging View
Solving the Clarity-Opacity Conflict for Catheters - White Paper White Paper Discover the possibility of catheters that are visible under X-ray and also optically clear View
What's the Difference?™ Fillers & Reinforcements - eBook eBook Find out more about glass and carbon fibers and their role in improving stiffness, learn about mineral fillers and their effect on dimensional stability, and explore the many metallic filler options and their benefits View
What's the Difference? TPEs vs. Silicones for Portable Speakers - eBook(Chinese) eBook Learn protection and durability differences, pros and cons of each material, suggested applications and more in this e-book View
Next-Generation TPE Technologies for Medical Devices - White Paper White Paper Medical challenges, TPEs for barrier technologies, soft and clear temperature-resistant TPEs and overmolding View
Universal Polyamide Overmold Thermoplastic Elastomer - White Paper White Paper Background of old nylon overmolding compared to new polyamide technology View
How to Improve PET Packaging for UV-Sensitive Beverages - White Paper White Paper Enhance content protection without compromising design flexibility, production efficiency or recyclability View
Coconut Water in PET Bottles - Whitepaper White Paper Discover how PolyOne’s ColorMatrix Amosorb oxygen scavengers and Ultimate UV™ light barrier can protect coconut water from oxygen and light-induced degradation View
TrendWatch™ Materials Matter for LEDs - eBook eBook Learn more about the four major components of LED luminaires and the innovative polymer materials that can deliver benefits for manufacturers and consumers View
Novel Thermoplastic Elastomers for Overmolding Applications - White Paper White Paper Adhesion mechanisms and novel TPE developments for overmolding View
White Paper: NEU Catheter Clarity White Paper New catheter material offers optical clarity and radiopacity in a single-layer extrusion View
What's the Difference? Nylon 6 vs. Nylon 66 - eBook eBook Whether you're looking to learn more about the history, performance or processability of the two most popular forms of nylon, PolyOne has you covered View
Smart Materials™ Advanced Composites for Demanding Applications - eBook eBook Take a comprehensive look at composite materials to help you identify the best solution for your needs View
TrendWatch™ Wearable Medical Devices & Digital Health - eBook eBook Learn why wearables and digital technologies are becoming so integral to personal health View
Novel Thermoplastic Elastomers For Universal Overmolding on Dissimilar Thermoplastics - White Paper White Paper Material used, injection molding of plaques, physical properties, adhesion, rheology and results View
CPSIA Questions & Answers - White Paper White Paper Guidance on the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) for small businesses, resellers, crafters and charities View
Fog Prevention in Food Packaging - White Paper (Chinese) White Paper Reasons for the occurrence of fog in food packaging and how to prevent it (Chinese language version) View
Smart Colorants™ - eBook eBook Learn more about making the most of color: strategy, best practices and solutions View
Trend Report: Car Sharing and CMF eBook Car manufacturers see car sharing as an opportunity to change their engagement with customers View
Novel Thermoplastic Elastomers with Universal Bonding Characteristics - White Paper White Paper Introduction to TPEs that universally bond to non-polar substrates such as polypropylene View
Anti-Counterfeiting - What Brand Owners Need to Know - White Paper White Paper Counterfeiting is a serious and fast growing problem in business, but in this white paper, PolyOne outlines the detriments of counterfeiting, and what you can do to combat this phenomenon View
OnCap Light Shield Damage Protection - White Paper (Chinese) White Paper Information on application and use of light shield additives to protect products from light damage (Chinese language version) View
Smart Materials™ for Mobile Phone Cases - eBook eBook Consider design trends, materials and processing options when designing your new phone case models.  View
TrendWatch™ Connected Health - eBook eBook Connected medical devices are transforming the way care is delivered.  View
Overmolding of Thermoplastic Elastomers Engineered Solutions for Consumer Product Differentiation - White Paper White Paper This paper covers general aspects of overmolding technology and TPEs as a class of materials that offer engineered solutions for this evergreen trend. View
Disinfectant Resistant Housing Materials - White Paper White Paper Increased disinfection protocols to reduce hospital-acquired infections are literally cracking common medical device housing materials - learn how to make sure your materials stand up in this white paper View
Fog Prevention in Food Packaging - White Paper White Paper Reasons for the occurrence of fog in food packaging and how to prevent it View
TrendWatch™ Materials Matter for Adventure Sports Gear - eBook eBook Explore what's accelerating the adventure sports market and affecting product development, design and performance. View
Smart Materials™ Fluoropolymers - eBook eBook Learn more about the history, performance or processability of Fluoropolymers View
Trend Report: Efficient Manufacturing and Molded-In Color eBook Learn about molded-in color, the alternative to painting thermoplastic automotive parts.  View
EMI RFI Shielding Formulations for Use in Advanced Electronic Systems - White Paper White Paper Polymer formulations which exceed the shielding requirements of today's demanding electrical and electronic systems View
Thermoplastic Elastomers in Medical Devices - White Paper White Paper Safety factors, barrier properties and applications of TPEs in medical devices View
How TPEs Can Help Medical and Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Meet Growing Global Demand - White Paper White Paper This whitepaper details how TPEs can be used to meet global demand for healthcare devices and apparatus View
Smart Materials™ Vibration Damping - eBook eBook Learn more about the different types of vibration and identify ways you can use materials to mitigate the problems it causes View
Trend Report: Perceived Value and CMF eBook Learn about PolyOne's suggestions for increasing a vehicle's perceived value. View
TrendWatch™ Materials Matter for Advanced Mobility - eBook eBook Learn about the connections between upcoming technology developments and the advanced materials that can help make them possible View
Trend Report: E-Mobility and CMF eBook The shift to electrically-powered vehicles is in high gear - here are some design elements to consider.  View
What's the Difference? TPEs vs. Silicones for Portable Speakers - eBook eBook Learn protection and durability differences, pros and cons of each material, suggested applications and more in this e-book View
Whitepaper: CFRTP Advantages & Applications White Paper Explore the functionality and versatility of continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites View
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