Kevlar 101: What Is It And What Are The Benefits?

You may have heard the word Kevlar thrown around on your favorite crime dramas like Criminal Minds or NCIS. But what is Kevlar material and what is it really used for? While the most well-known application is in bulletproof vests, there are so many more uses for Kevlar that you may not have even thought of. But don’t worry, […]

7 Eye-opening Facts You Didn’t Know About Carbon Fiber

Did you know that carbon fiber technology was invented in the 1870s? Thomas Edison used it for the filament in his lightbulbs, a big difference in the applications we now have today. As the technology evolved in the last few decades, so has our ability to build new things. From space exploration to golf swings, carbon […]

Green and Sustainable: Eco-Friendly Composite Materials

Green and Sustainable: Eco-Friendly Composite Materials Manufacturing in today’s world focuses on eco-friendly composite materials. The term green composite means any material made up of many different components. The green composite manufacturing industry is providing consumers a few thousand product choices. What’s more, they are selling green composite materials because they are beneficial to the […]

The Development of Lightweight Composite Materials in the Medical Industry

Lightweight Materials in the Medical Industry Experts estimate that the medical device market will reach $409.5 billion by 2023. Lightweight materials with composites have revolutionized the market. More advancements lead to more practical applications for medicine. Let’s take a look at how composite materials came about. As we explore the history of composite materials, we can speculate […]