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BASF Corp.: BASF Corp.: Resins for biodegradables

BASF’s Ecoflex™ resins can be used in biodegradable films and coatings. Coatings and films made from Ecoflex resins meet ASTM D6400-99 specification for compostable plastics and will biodegrade swiftly and completely when composted in commercial or municipal facilities.
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BASF Corp.: HIPS resin

BASF Corp.’s (Mount Olive, NJ) 496N high-impact polystyrene (HIPS) resin is designed for extrusion thermoforming and injection molding. Can be blended with cost-saving, general-purpose polystyrene.
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BASF Corp.: Nylon copolymer

Ultramid® C35FQ90 is a nylon copolymer from BASF Plastics (Mount Olive, NJ) that combines physical and processing properties suitable for blown and cast film.
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BASF Corp.: General purpose PS

BASF's Polystyrene Business Group (Mount Olive, NJ) has introduced 166H, a new high-molecular weight, general-purpose PS suitable for blending with HIPS and clear SBS block copolymers.
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Capabilities brochure

"What Makes BASF Polystyrene BASF Polystyrene?" is a new 16-page color brochure from BASF (Mount Olive, NJ). The brochure demonstrates polystyrene's key capabilities and technologies, including product quality, technological innovation, customer partnerships, global reach and environmental concern.
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Foam end caps

BASF (Wyandotte, MI) has introduced foam end caps made from the company's Neopolen®*P 1822B expanded PP beads. They employ a "living hinge," formed in-line of the same material, for a secure fit around the corners of the product.
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Expanded PP beads

BASF (Wyandotte, MI) has formulated a new grade of expanded PP beads for use in the fabrication of molded foam products. Neopolen®P P2024B is available in black and offers a nominal bulk density of 22 g/L, making it suitable for lightweight returnable automotive and industrial dunnage.
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Injection-molding resin

BASF (Mount Olive, NJ) has introduced a medium-impact polystyrene (MIPS) resin that offers over 25% improved gloss versus nor-mal-finish MIPS.
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Polymer foam brochure

BASF Corp.'s Expanded Polypropy-lene Group (Wyandotte, MI) has introduced a new brochure highlighting Neopolen® P expanded PP beads for packaging applications.
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Plastics interactive fax

BASF Corp. Plastic Materials (Mt. Olive, NJ) now offers an interactive fax-on-demand program. It allows callers to request listings of available documents or a specific document.