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SPE Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE) Topical Conference
9/12/2005 - September 12-14 - Akron, OH

Plastics Technology Laboratories, Inc. (PTLI), the Thermoplastic Elastomers Special Interest Group (SIG) and the Akron Section of SPE invite you to attend the 7th TPE TOPCON 2005.

PTLI is exhibiting at the conference, which focuses on the latest:
  • Market Trends and Economics
  • Advances in Processing Technologies
  • Latest TPE Material Developments
  • Latest Application Developments
PTLI performs nearly every test required by the TPE industry for datasheet generation, identification, QC and failure analysis. Typical testing performed by PTLI to meet TPE specifications include Tensile (ASTM D412, ISO 37), Tensile Set per ASTM D412, Durometer Hardness (ASTM D2240, ISO 868), Chemical Resistance (ASTM D471), Initial Tear Resistance (ASTM D624, ISO 37), Compression Set (ASTM D395), Fogging per SAE J1756 and others, Xenon-Arc accelerated weathering & Oven aging programs to name a few. PTLI has the trained personnel and equipment in place for TPE testing such as Zwick Durometers, Universal Testers with high extension extensometers, Compression Set fixtures, ASTM reference oils for Volume Swell per ASTM D471 and Tensile Set fixtures.

To learn more, visit Testlopedia™ on a free online encyclopedia detailing almost every major test required by the Thermoplastic Elastomers industry and performed by PTLI.

To request a quote or information on this or other testing, click here.

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