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Foam for leisure and playground equipment

By Admin, 23/01/2014

We can help design and manufacture bespoke and custom foam products / shapes for playground equipment and leisure/exhibition/training uses from closed cell (non-absorbent/non-porous) foam e.g. imagination playground is safe. Imagination Playground blocks are made of a lightweight foam that is non-toxic and microbe and mold resistant. They’re soft and friendly to the touch yet dense and firm enough to build structures and shapes. Imagination Playground blocks meet American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM) and U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CFSC) standards. imagination ...

Custom Case foam inserts

By Admin, 22/01/2014

Kewell Converters Ltd (KCL) is one of the UK’s leading specialist foam fabricators and foam converters. Supplying foam materials like sheet/block of different thicknesses, colours and hardness in addition to custom designed and machined/moulded foam inserts to numerous flight case manufacturers and end clients/users direct. We have been providing quality and affordable UK manufactured foam (Zotefoams/Azote/Plastazote foams and others) flight case Inners/liners/Inserts/Trays/Pads from our modern production and advanced facility (33,000 sqft+) in SE England since 1971 and with over 40 years ...

Ordnance Foam Packaging

By Admin, 21/01/2014

Ordnance Foam Packaging such as military supplies including weapons, ammunition, combat vehicles, and maintenance tools and equipment.

UK Manufacturing Statistics – KCL contributes

By Admin, 09/01/2014

Manufacturing contributes £6.7tr to the global economy. Contrary to common belief, UK manufacturing is strong with the UK currently the 11th largest manufacturing nation in the world. Manufacturing makes up 10% of UK GVA and 54% of UK exports and directly employs 2.5 million people. Despite the decline since the 1970s, when manufacturing contributed 25% of UK GDP, the UK ranks second globally in aerospace manufacturing. The UK-based auto industry exported a record-breaking 84% of its production in 2011 and the chemical and pharmaceutical industries add £20m per day to the UK balance of trad...

Funky Bespoke Foam stool and foam Products

By Admin, 03/01/2014

Plastazote Foam Tubing for Medical Applications (Rehabiliation)

By Admin, 03/01/2014

Closed cell foam (Plastazote foam) tubing and cord – bespoke and manufactured to order in house as required and available in various sizes to provide for example a built up handle for easier gripping e.g. cutlery, pens etc. It is non-absorbent, non-sticky, washable and dishwasher safe. Supplied in one metre (39?) lengths, it may be cut to size. Exact lengths may vary plus or minus 50mm. External Diameter 31mm (1 1/4?). Supplied and distributed by via https://www.pattersonmedical.co.uk/app.aspx?cmd=get_item&id=10203

Tree bark presents innovative non-petroleum PU foam by PRW

By Admin, 13/12/2013

Tree bark presents innovative non-petroleum PU foam By Jane Denny, Urethanes Technology International Posted 12 December 2013 A project to develop a fully bio-based tannin foam as a substitute to petroleum-based foams won an innovation award at the Association Foamed Plastics and Polyurethanes’ (FSK) annual conference. The BioFoamBark process, coordinated by Freiburg Material Research Center member Marie-Pierre Laborie, involves the extraction of tannins from the bark of softwood species found commonly in Europe. Other components for the foam formulation, including glycerol and furfural or ...

Closed Cell Foam Chair – CNC Contour Cut Foam

By Admin, 03/12/2013

Approved and Certified Zotefoam Converter – Kewell Converters Ltd

By Admin, 17/11/2013

Specialist converters are in many cases supplied directly from Zotefoams (of which Kewell Converters Ltd (KCL) buy direct ). They provide semi-finished or finished foam parts e.g. routed parts, mouldings, thermoformings and die cuttings to name a few and may specialise in specific market sectors. Kewell Converters Limited Edenbridge, Kent. Cellular foam solutions ~ engineered excellence. Zotefoams specialist fabricator and approved distributor. Multi-axis CNC machining, CAD/CAM precision knife/die and water-jet cutting. Sheets, Blocks, Strips, Rolls, Cord, Tube, Pads, Panels, Discs, Washer...

About Zotefoams plc – a world leader in cellular material technology

By Admin, 17/11/2013

About Zotefoams plc Zotefoams plc (LSE – ZTF) is a world leader in cellular material technology. Using a unique manufacturing process with environmentally friendly nitrogen expansion, Zotefoams produces lightweight foams in Croydon, UK and Kentucky, USA for diverse markets worldwide through its global sales force. Zotefoams also owns and licenses patented MuCell® microcellular foam technology from a base in Massachusetts, USA to customers worldwide and sells T-Tubes® advanced insulation systems made from its patented ZOTEK® fluoropolymer foams. www.zotefoams.com ZOTEK®, Azote® and mic...