2013 Issue 2—Form meets function for comfort, aesthetics and safety

DuPont™ Zytel® HTN has it covered

Blade 13 by Inhon is the world's thinnest and lightest PC laptop, which uses top and bottom covers made from plastic. Coming in at a staggering 12.6mm thick and weighing just 1.19kg, the laptop has DuPont™ Zytel® HTN, an advanced engineering polymer, to thank for these incredible size and weight figures.

Two new LCPA grades for hose and tubing markets

New LCPA grades maintain outstanding impact strength at lower temperatures and offer better aging performance than PA11 and PA12.

Engineering out the trade-off between form and function

Engineering plastics give designers the freedom to express individuality, reduce weight, improve comfort and enhance safety.

Office chair combines form, function and comfort

MUMA and Curve ID turn to DuPont™ Hytrel® RS for the backrest material for the innovative DNA Ingo chair.

Zytel® FR nylon suits solar DC switch requirements

ABB has used DuPont™ Zytel® FR nylon in its range of direct current (DC) switch disconnecter housings for solar applications.

WeLoc adopts detectable Delrin® for new bag closure

WeLoc - Weland M. AB has deployed DuPont™ Delrin® acetal resin for a new range of food industry bag closures.