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Redesigned Website Helps Electrical Equipment Design Engineers Find 3M Solutions Faster
AUSTIN, Texas - October 14, 2014
A new website from 3M helps electrical design engineers to find 3M solutions for design and performance challenges facing manufacturers of electrical equipment.

New Insulating Paper from 3M Combines Dielectric Performance and Durability
AUSTIN, Texas - September 25, 2012
Manufacturers of transformers, generators and motors now have an option in insulating papers that can deliver both performance and durability. ThermaVolt AR Inorganic Insulating Paper from 3M combines some of the best properties of inorganic material with mechanical strength to provide a high-performing and long-lasting insulation.

3M Woven Tape Shields with Great Flexibility and Conformability
AUSTIN, Texas - August 5, 2009
The new 3M Copper Nickel-Plated Conductive Woven Fabric Tape CN4190 is a self-stick EMI tape that provides a good electrical conductive path for EMI shielding and ESD grounding in small consumer electronics such as mobile handhelds, digital still cameras, and liquid crystal display televisions.

3M Introduces Highly Conformable, Non-Woven Conductive Tapes
AUSTIN, Texas - July, 30, 2009
3M has created two new nickel and copper-plated, non-woven, conductive fabric tapes designed for grounding and EMI applications in devices such as mobile handhelds, digital still cameras, LCD televisions and other small consumer electronic products.

High-Tack Insulating Tape from 3M Holds the Hard to Hold
AUSTIN, Texas - April 29, 2009
A new electrical insulating tape from 3M offers a high-tack adhesive for quick and reliable holding in applications such as motor windings, uneven surfaces of wire windings and oily magnet wire. 3M Electrical Tape 44HT is a polyester composite insulating tape with a durable backing providing a tough, puncture-resistant protective layer.

3M™ ToughShield™ Sleeves Protect Against Theft of Personal Information
AUSTIN, Texas - November 11, 2008
Data theft or “skimming” from smart cards and e-passports will be harder from documents kept in a new 3M product. 3M™ ToughShield™ brand Protective Sleeves offer reliable, durable data protection for RFID-enabled devices.

Introduction to Composite Electromagnetic Noise Absorber Technology
AUSTIN, Texas – August 22, 2007
Electromagnetic interference, particularly RF noise, remains one of the most difficult challenges for design engineers. Composite noise absorbers offer potential solutions for a variety of EMI issues and standards compliance, and may eliminate the need for costly, time-consuming modification of PCB layout or equipment redesign.

3M to Acquire Innovative Paper Technologies LLC and Powell LLC
ST. PAUL, Minn. – April 24, 2007
3M announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the business of Innovative Paper Technologies LLC, a manufacturer of inorganic-based technical papers, boards and laminates for a wide variety of high temperature applications; and Powell LLC, a supplier of non-woven polyester mats for the electrical industry.

3M Designs New EMI Absorber
AUSTIN, Texas – January 5, 2007
A new EMI absorber from 3M is recommended for EMI attenuation applications requiring electromagnetic-absorbing properties, such as in mobile phones (SAR reduction), computers, notebooks, digital cameras, LCD/PDP TVs, and PCBs for communications.