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Solvay to showcase lightweighting composite solutions at JEC World 2017

During the JEC World conference programme, further insights into Solvay’s recent developments will be shared by Marc Doyle.

15th February 2017

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Brussels


The company will exhibit an integrated offering including thermoset and thermoplastic composites, structural foams, adhesives and surfacing, composite matrix films, impact modifiers, tooling, and vacuum bagging consumables. 

New advances in Solvay’s polymer and composites chemistry aim to provide opportunities to accelerate the development of cost-effective lightweight solutions, especially in aerospace and automotive industries. The aim of these materials, designed to replace metal and solid plastic structures, is to increase manufacturing efficiencies and reduce fuel consumption, thereby CO2 emissions, the company reports.

Read the full article on our Inside Composites website

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