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Rubber and plastic materials for marine applications must be able to withstand water, saltwater, wind, sunlight, temperature extremes, and other environmental conditions. Whether on the high seas or in coastal waters, part failure can sink product designs.[ Get Price ]

The Ocean Cleanup launches its plastic collecting system

The Ocean Cleanup successfully launched its ocean plastic cleanup system on Saturday, Sept. 8 from Alameda, California, and is now on its way to clean up the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.[ Get Price ]

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A guide on the plastic fabrication applications of Vycom's line of products, complete with datasheets, case studies & performance characteristics.[ Get Price ]

Great Pacific Garbage Patch ocean cleanup attempt nears

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Bearings for marine applications.

The marine industry offers a great challenge for bearing manufacturers due to the ever present risk of corrosion. Stainless steel bearings are commonly used in marine environments but 440 grade stainless steel has a limited resistance to seawater or salt spray. 440 grade stainless steel ball bearings can be passivated (see an explanation on passivation here) to increase corrosion resistance [ Get Price ]

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Plastic degrading in the ocean poses a threat to marine life. Not only can animals get sick or injured from eating plastic items, but plastic also attracts dangerous chemicals.[ Get Price ]