Reinforced Plastics

Composite Processing

Epoxy resins – an introduction

After unsaturated polyester resins, epoxies are the most widely-used thermosetting resins used in reinforced plastics. Because of their superior properties epoxy resins are frequently used with high...

COMPOSITES 2011 – preview

The American Composites Manufacturers Association (ACMA) annual trade show takes place on 2-4 February in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. We review some of the exhibitor highlights.

European composites industry set for slow recovery

COMPOSITES EUROPE 2009 took place in Stuttgart on 27-29 October. We review the show news.