Recyclable thermoplastic composites from commingled textile material

by Textiles, design and environment (on-line conference) (1997)

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Published on-line at http://www.cfsd.org.uk/online-tde/ensam.htm.

Statementby Remi Blancon.
ContributionsBlancon, Remi.
The Physical Object
Pagination8p. ;
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Open LibraryOL18917486M

To date, nonwoven fabrics made with natural fibres and thermoplastic commingled fibres have been extensively used in the composite industry for a wide variety of applications. This paper presents an innovative study about the effect of the manufacturing parameters on the mechanical behaviour of flax/PP nonwoven reinforced composites. The mechanical properties of nonwoven fabric reinforced Cited by: 2.   Arkema and race boat specialist Lalou Multi unveiled a prototype of a sailboat with a hull and bridge made entirely from recyclable thermoplastic composites. Both parts of the sailboat, dubbed the mini Arkema 3 “Innovation,” were made with Elium® resin infused with carbon : Evan Milberg.   The project 3D-LightTrans aims to create a highly flexible manufacturing chain for the low cost production of integral large scale 3D textile reinforced polymer composite parts. In a novel approach, multi-material semi-finished fabrics made of hybrid yarn are formed to deep draped pre-fixed multi-layered and multifunctional 3D-textile by: 1.   The topics will include: Thermoplastic compounds based on renewable resources (biobased plastics or natural fibers) for injection molding applications; structural thermoplastic composites integrating higher aspect ratio natural reinforcements by D-LFT; and, how to formulate these materials and how to process them successfully to reach your.

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In this paper, glass fiber-reinforced polyamide-6 (PA-6) composites with up to 70 wt% fiber contents were successfully manufactured using a pultrusion process, utilizing the anionic polymerization of caprolactam (a monomer of PA-6). A novel thermoplastic reaction injection pultrusion test line was developed with a specifically designed injection chamber to achieve complete impregnation of Cited by: 8. Alternative solutions: recyclable synthetic fibre-thermoplastic composites Shanks, R , 'Alternative solutions: recyclable synthetic fibre-thermoplastic composites' in C. Baillie (ed.) Green Composites: Polymer Composites and the Environment, Woodhead, Cambridge, UK, pp. Cited by: 1. 21st International Conference on Composite Materials Xi’an, th August RECYCLING OF END-OF-LIFE TEXTILE MATERIALS BY FABRICATION OF GREEN COMPOSITES. B. Baghaei1, R. Temmink1 and M. Skrifvars1. 1. Swedish Centre for Resource Recovery, Faculty of . Thermoplastic composites made of chopped carbon fiber/ polypropylene at proportions 1%, 5% and 7% in fiber weight content were obtained by extrusion and injection process. Then, a series of laboratory test (mechanical, thermal and morphological) were performed in Cited by: 3.

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The use of commingled yarns is one of the more promising routes for producing structural thermoplastic composites. The textile processes available enable faster manufacturing and tailoring of the. Concordia Manufacturing, LLC. 4 Laurel Avenue, Coventry, RI T.F.

Email us for a quick response. A distinction should be made between thermoplastic composites and thermoset composites. How can thermoplastic composites be recycled. Thermoplastic composites are recycled by grinding finished parts into small particles.

These particles can be fed into an injection moulding machine together with virgin thermoplastic composite materials.

Hybrid Yarns and Textile Preforming for Thermoplastic Composites Article in Textile Progress 38(4) January with Reads How we measure 'reads'. panels and stiffeners for lightweight thermoplastic textile composite Same initial raw material: commingled E-glass/PP or E-glass/PA.

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Woven fabric in different constructions (Twill 2/2 most common) in balanced or UD (most common as 4/1 with 80 % yarns in 0 deg. direction and 20% in 90 deg.). The unique commingled structure of COMFIL® also makes it easy for the matrix fibres to wet out the reinforcement fibres in a variety of processes, making continuous fibre composites.

These vary from low-pressure processes such as vacuum moulding, filament winding, and pultrusion, to high-pressure processes like compression moulding. Reactive processing of textile fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites has been discussed as an alternative to melt processing for manufacturing of larger, thicker and more integrated parts.

An overview of suitable thermoplastic material systems for reactive processing was given ranging from commercially available engineering plastics to high Cited by: Spring Semester L Manufacturing of Polymer Composites Joanna Wong 16 May 1 Processing of High Performance Thermoplastic CompositesFile Size: 4MB.

Reactive thermoplastic material systems For reactive processing of thermoplastic composites, the in situ polymerization of the matrix basically has to meet the following requirements: a high molecular weight linear polymer has to be formed at sufficiently high conversions without the.

FABRICATION OF THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES WITH PARTIALLY-IMPREGNATED COMMINGLED YARN AS NEW INTERMEDIATE MATERIALS. Asami Nakai. Mechanical and Systems Engineering, Gifu University. Yanagido, Gifu Japan. Abstract. Continuous fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites have been attractive material systemFile Size: KB.

Thermoplastic composites consisting of a micro/nano-composite matrix reinforced with woven glass fibres were developed. Different filler compositions were used with the aim of designing the viscoelastic properties of the composites, characterized by layers of glass fibre reinforced thermoplastics and micro/nano reinforced PP and PC/ABS Size: KB.

DEVELOPMENT IN THERMOFORMING THERMOPLASTIC COMPOSITES Textile-Reinforced Advanced GMT Composites Commingled Thermoplastic Composites The fiber commingling process is a method of producing a pre-impregnated thermoplastic-based material for manufacturing.

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The vast amount of plastic waste is a worldwide problem. However, one of the advantages of thermoplastics in comparison to thermoset materials is their recyclability. Due to industrial mixing of polymers and contaminations during use the mechanical properties of recyclates generally do not meet virgin material properties.

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Thermoformable thermoplastic composites. Commingled fibers/yarns intermingle the matrix in a fiber form and the reinforcement fiber into a single strand, which then can be processed further to form woven, nonwoven and other textile formats.

During the forming process, the TP fibers melt and wet out the fibers. nonwoven and other textile. Composites and European politics; Holger Krahmer, Member of the European Parliament (MEP), Committee on Environment, Health and Food Safety, gave the keynote presentation at the event: Political decisions with relevance for the composites industry.

Recognising that more regulation creates problems for innovative small- and medium-sized companies, Krahmer outlined the role of the. of structural thermoplastic composites2,3. One of the main advantages of using commingled fabrics is the molding capacity and flexibility, which allows the conformation of the fabric in complex geometries4.

The use of commingled thermoplastic composites comprises some technological challenges concerning theCited by: 3. There is a need for biodegradable thermoplastic elastomers for a variety of medical applications. This dissertation aims at (i) developing and characterizing biodegradable elastomers and (ii) developing and characterizing biodegradable smart composites, both to be used as biomaterials.

First, in. Chapter 1. The recycling of textiles is an issue that requires immediate attention in order to address the management of textiles derived from household waste, as well as scraps generated throughout manufacturing textile processes.

The present study aimed to produce composites employing three different types of thermoset resins (epoxy, polyester orthophthalic and polyurethane) reinforced with Cited by: 7. Keywords: Thermoplastic, composite, recycling, aerospace. Abstract This work presents an alternative way of recycling typical thermoplastic composites (TPC) used in aerospace industry with high contents of carbon fibres.

Through a cradle to cradle procedure developed by the authors, TPCs become good candidates for replacing thermosetFile Size: KB. 4 Internal Structure of Textile Composites 6 5 Stiffness of Textile-Reinforced Composite 10 6 Strength and Damage Development in Textile-Reinforced Composites 11 do not propagate through the material but are stopped when the yarn changes its direction.

The latter mechanism leads to higher-energy absorption capabilities inFile Size: 1MB. Purchase Hybrid Yarns and Textile Preforming for Thermoplastic Composites - 1st Edition. Print Book. ISBN Book Edition: 1. TEXTILE COMPOSITES Waqas Younus ParachaSenior Research AssistantTextile Research and Innovation Centre (TRIC) Textile Institute of Pakistan Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising.

Properties of composites like stiffness, thermal expansion etc. can be varied continuously over a broad range of values using appropriate fiber, resin and fabrication mechanism. The technical textile material in the composites is the fiber glass, aramid and carbon fiber.•.

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One of the urgent issues to be tackled will be to develop and establish recycling technology for polymeric composite materials. The expression of recycling technology in this case is that after the life of industrial products of fiber reinforced thermoplastic (FRTP) is Cited by: 8.

Major emphasis is placed on textile composites, perhaps the most complex and at the same time most promising group of composite materials.

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However, technology is evolving that holds promise for using waste or recycled wood and, in some cases,even plastics to make an array of high-performance composites that are in themselves potentially recyclable.Schinner, Brandt, Richter () Recycling Carbon-Fibre-Reinforced Thermoplastic Composites, Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials, 9, Recycling by reforming seem to allow the original material properties to be Size: 2MB.