Monthly Archives: March 2016

Drinking Water in Space

30/03/2016

It’s not all recycled urine! Some drinking water used to be transported up to the International Space Station in tanks – and the tanks were lined with Holscot FEP bladders! Working with MT Aerospace in Germany, Holscot developed a lining system for their steel tanks which incorporated a collapsible diaphragm to push the drinking water out...
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Coated Coffee Pots for Coffee Shops

22/03/2016

Baristas across the land will know all too well the chore of having to clean out the milk jugs they use for frothing the milk. Why not make it easier and get the jugs coated using a Non Stick PTFE coating? Available in different colours, the coating is fully food approved. The milk won’t stick...
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Do It Yourself Lamp Covering

14/03/2016

If you are a supplier of lamps – either fluorescent or UV lamps – and your customers are asking to have them protected, you can do it yourself. Holscot Heat Shrinkable Lamp sleeving can be easily applied using a hot air gun (even a paint stripper will do). But if you’ve got more than a handful...
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What is ETFE?

05/03/2016

More and more people are becoming aware of ETFE as they come across it in their business and everyday lives. Maybe the Eden Project; the Swimming arena at the Beijing Olympics; the transparent plastic over a greenhouse or even the covering over your pool in Center Parcs. A copolymer of the TFE family of Fluoroplastics, it...
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