New material – cost-effective alternative to high performance polymers

Royal DSM is adding hydrolysis-resistant grades of polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) to its Arnite® family of thermoplastic polyesters. The new materials will provide a cost-effective solution in applications exposed to humidity and high temperatures, including automotive connectors, control devices and sensors. The new ‘HR’ grades come in response to increasing calls in the automotive market for materials that resist hot and humid environments. Read more


Fluid Components International’s ST75 Series and ST100L Air/Gas Flow Meters and FLT93L Flow Switch provide ideal solutions for use in 0.25 to 2 inch (DN6 to DN50) pipe or tubing. They excel where low flows, wide-turndowns, dirty fluids, HazEx or harsh installations are among the application factors. These flow instruments offer many advantages for service in a wide range of applications. Read more


Resodyn Acoustic Mixers (RAM) has released their new pilot and production scale mixer, the OmniRAM™. OmniRAM can process materials faster, better, more efficiently and productively. ResonantAcoustic Mixing is a non-contact mixing system that employs low-frequency acoustic mixing at intensities up to 100g’s of acceleration without the inherent issues associated with the use of conventional, contact-based mixing technologies. Read more


Sensirion has launched new SGM6200 module which covers natural gases in group E with up to 25 percent hydrogen content at a current consumption below 10 µA. New environmentally friendly technologies, such as power-to-gas and biogas production systems, will change requirements for the entire natural gas industry, including gas metering. Due to these trends, future gas metering will be confronted with new mixtures of natural gas. Read more