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  • The Differences Between Latex, Natural Rubber and Natural Rubber Latex
    The Hygenic Corporation is one of the only manufacturers of both "natural rubber latex" and "natural rubber" products. Many people don't realize that there is a difference between "latex", "natural rubber latex" and "natural rubber".
  • Medical Device Link . Soft and Elastic TPE Provides an Alternative to Latex Process Microfuses Radiopaque Markers to Intravenous Devices Adhesive Coating Technology Solves Packaging Problems
    Teknor Apex Co. (Pawtucket, RI) has introduced a soft and elastic thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) that provides a low-cost, nonallergenic alternative to latex rubber. Beyond latex replacement, Tekron 96-E0807A-03NT opens new design possibilities because it can be easily overmolded onto other
  • Cleaning Ceramic Latex Molds
    Ceramic molds, widely-used in the rubber industry, necessitate special methods to assure proper cleaning. The tough soils involved - baked on carbonaceous soils of rubber, latex, and release agents - must be removed completely or they can interfere with forming and releasing of product
  • History of Rubber
    In its native regions of Central American and South America, rubber has been collected for a long time. Mesoamerican people (which include Aztecs, Olmecs, and Mayans) were making rubber over 3,000 years ago. By mixing milky-white sap, known as latex, from Rubber tress with juices from morning glory
  • How to Choose the Best Rubber Solution for Your Application
    As one of the only manufacturers of natural rubber latex, synthetic rubber, and thermoplastic products, The Hygenic Corporation has the expertise to deliver custom formulations produced to exceptionally tight tolerances. Each of Hygenic's rubber materials offers distinct advantages and differences
  • Medical Device Link .
    Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry As the industry is moving away from latex products, could you please advise on a material preferably injection- moldable plastic to serve as a substitute for rubber in injection sites and ports. Where can I get this material? In this question the phrases
  • Moisture in Crumb Rubber
    Optimizing moisture levels not only increases yield, but also the efficiency of the drying operation. The first stage of this process involves the polymerization of butadiene and styrene polymers to form a milky white emulsion termed Latex. The reaction is stopped before completion, owing to a fall
  • Medical Device Link .
    A pneumatic tube expander features a cushioned jaw stroke, which helps avoid tube splitting on expansion. The Model 595AC is suitable for PVC, polyurethane, silicone, latex, rubber, and other elastomeric tubing. A threaded stop screw permits tube expansion width to be adjusted to the customer's

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  • Handbook of PLASTIC AND RUBBER ADDITIVES Volume 1 and 2
    Uses: Emulsifier, dispersant for textile processing, cosmetics; anticoagu- lant for latex rubber .
  • Latex Intolerance: Basic Science, Epidemiology, and Clinical Management
    and diagnostic accuracy of nonammoniated latex, ammoniated latex and latex rubber .
  • Handbook of Paper and Pulp Chemicals
    Uses: Processing aid in latex foams; antiozonant in latex rubber ; for use in paper and wood coatings, sizing, textile lubrication .
  • Handbook of Adhesive Chemical and Compounding Ingredients
    Uses: Pigment, vulcanizing agent in latex emulsion compds., latex rub- ber ; food-contact adhesives, resinous/polymeric coatings, paper/paper- board, closures with sealing gaskets for food containers, polysulfide polymer-polyepoxy resins, rubber; defoamer in food-contact paper/pa- perboard .
  • Handbook of Food Packaging Chemicals and Materials
    CAS 1314-13-2; EINECS/ELINCS 215-222-5 Uses: Pigment, vulcanizing agent in latex emulsion compds., latex rubber ; food- contact adhesives, resinous/polymeric coatings, paper/paperboard, closures with sealing gaskets for food containers, polysulfide polymer-polyepoxy resins, rubber; defoamer in food-contact paper/paperboard .
  • Handbook of Paint and Coating Raw Materials Volume 1 and 2
    Uses: Pigment, vulcanizing agent in latex emulsion compds., latex rub- ber ; food-contact adhesives, resinous/polymeric coatings, paper/paper- board, closures with sealing gaskets for food containers, polysulfide polymer-polyepoxy resins, rubber; defoamer in food-contact paper/pa- perboard .
  • Handbook of Textile Processing Chemicals
    Uses: Emulsifier, dispersant for textile processing, cosmetics; anticoagulant for latex rubber .
  • Kanerva's Occupational Dermatology
    … dentifrices Deodorizers Disinfectants Dry cleaning materials Embalming fluids Explosives manufacture Filling agents (stopping, putty, etc) Fish meal industry Flame retardant Flooring materials Footwear (resins and plastics) Fumigants Hardeners Hydrocarbons (e.g., oil) Impregnating agents Laboratory chemicals Latex rubber Medications: wart remedies, anhydrotics …