Author: MarketScale Operations

Westlake Plastics Company (Lenni, PA) and Environmental Composites, Inc. (Utica, NY) today announced the launch of Aerolite Carbon, a joint product venture resulting in a new advanced composite material technology compatible with standard thermoforming equipment (vacuum forming / pressure forming). • New innovative material technology allows lighter, more durable carbon fiber drone components at an affordable price. • Ideal material option for aerodynamic shrouds and other components to reduce weight and ultimately...

On the second episode of Life in Polymers, we discuss the launch of Aerolite Carbon, a collaboration between Westlake Plastics and Environmental Composites.   Carbon fiber technology has been out for years and has led to improved performance. However, there are challenges with carbon fiber.   “It’s costly, and it requires new equipment,” said Jason Ross, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Westlake Plastics, on an episode of Life in Polymers. He and...