GLS Corp.'s Thermoplastic Elastomers Division has revamped its website (www.glscorp.com), adding new elastomer design tools as well as information on market trends. The site now includes a tool kit with suggestions on mold and part design, as well as a "develop your own TPE" section, in which engineers can begin the process of tailoring a material formulation to specific application requirements.
The implementation of a new diesel fuel standard in the US has considerably improved the environmental performance of diesel vehicles. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says that the new ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) fuel has combined with other improved technologies to reduce diesel's particulate matter (PM) emissions by 99%.
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