Press gallery - Wacker Chemie AG

Press gallery

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    VINNEX® - biodegradable films

    At K 2016, the Munich based chemical group WACKER will present novel additives for bioplastic compounds. VINNEX® additives make the produc¬tion of highly transparent, biodegradable films and injection molded products made of PLA and/or PBS better and easier.

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    GENIOPLAST® - Wood Plastic Composites (WPC)

    At the International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber, K 2016, the Munich-based chemical group, WACKER, will be showcasing new additives for the manufacture of wood-based plastics, so-called wood-plastic composites (WPC).

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    ELASTOSIL® Film - Wearables

    The graphic shows how wearables made of ELASTOSIL® Film work. Limb movement stretches and releases the wearable sensor and causes subtle changes in capacitance. These can be measured even as fine nuances and used for sensory purposes in textiles, for example to display body movements. Wearable sensors open up new possibilities for virtual motion capture for therapy and training purposes.

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    Sealing lip made of silicone rubber

    Sealing lip made of silicone rubber, printed with the aid of WACKER’s novel 3D printing technology. WACKER is marketing its 3D-printing services under the ACEO® brand.

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    Silicone Parts - 3D print

    At K 2016, WACKER is presenting an innovative technology for additive manufacturing of silicones. The novel 3D technology even allows printing complex geometries such as internal lattices. The Munich-based company is offering its 3D-services under the ACEO® brand.

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