Lexicon of Materials - R

Our dictionary of materials consists of technical terms, which are explained in detail using easily understood language. Please click on a letter of your choice to reach the relevant material.

RECAFIL® is the brand name for recycled carbon fibers in the form of a carbon fiber cut mix or carbon fiber flocks.

See also: Recycling materials

RECATEX® is the brand name for nonwovens made from recycled carbon fiber. Forms: Carbon fiber nonwoven complex, oriented and isotropic carbon fiber nonwoven

See also: Recycling materials

Innovative recycling process which makes a recirculation of valuable carbon fibers into the production process possible and thus closes the material cycle.

Mechanical stable insulation material in the shape of plates or tubes (various shapes possible) for thermal insulation in the temperature range of 800°C and above. Rigid felt is produced either by the impregnation of soft felt followed by a thermal treatment or by mixing and pressing of fiber material and binder, followed by a thermal treatment.