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a thermosetting plastic used as electric insulators and for making plastic ware and telephone receivers etc

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Medical devices company Merit Medical Systems (NasdaqGS:MMSI) disclosed on Tuesday that it has entered into an exclusive worldwide distribution agreement (excluding Japan) to distribute a steerable microcatheter under the proposed trademark of SwiftNINJA with Sumitomo Bakelite Co.
We spent a day avidly cleaning and buffing the Bakelite phones with soft butter and a dust cloth.
A Joseph Lorenzl jazz-age patinated bronze figure, above; and a red Bakelite phone, right
Bakelite was invented and patented in 1907 by the chemist Leo Baekeland, who also called it phenol-formaldehyde polymer (PF) or phenolic resin.
Request for registration of local manufacturers, suppliers, importers & agents to supply different requisites to produce butagas stoves including black, galvanized & stainless steel in sheets & rolls of different sizes & thicknesses, iron pipes, stainless steel wire mesh, wire shelves & steel flat, machined iron & gray iron products, copper parts & components including burners, bolts, nuts, nipples & valves, raw bakelite & bakelite products.
15 April 2010 - JCR confirmed Wednesday its A+ rating with a "stable" outlook on the senior debts of Japanese resin products maker Sumitomo Bakelite Co Ltd (TYO:4203).
Other landmarks named through the program have been the invention of Bakelite, the discovery of penicillin and the development of Tide laundry detergent.
By the 1920s and 1930s, costume jewellery was utilising new materials such as the early plastics Bakelite, Celluloid and Galalith.
HCT created a modern, sophisticated, Bakelite travel atomizer, so fans of cult Parisian brand Diptique can carry their favorite fragrance on the go.
We have over 27,000 pieces of jewelry, from American Indian to Russian amber to Bakelite," said owner Eleanor Goodchild.
Stephen Dillane plays Brooks Baekeland, heir to the Bakelite plastics fortune, who marries an unstable socialite called Barbara (Julianne Moore).
Torrential rain and extensive flooding greeted the Plastics Historical Society's centenary celebrations of Bakelite in Stratford-on-Avon, UK.
Tokyo, Japan, Feb 2, 2007 - (JCN) - Sumitomo Bakelite announced February 1 the production start of Phenolic molding compounds for disc brake caliper pistons at its Sumitomo Bakelite (Suzhou) location in China.
Then there was the Concrete Collection in the Amberley Working Museum, Sussex, Barometer World in Okehampton, Devon, and the Bakelite Museum in Williton, Somerset, with its "vintage British plastic with literally thousands of quirky and rare items on show, including spy cameras and a bakelite coffin".