3M™ Advanced Ceramics provide innovative solutions in industries from fuel cells to aerospace to petroleum processing.
Precise manufacturing and high-quality materials give 3M™ Cathodes and Electron Guns an edge in a variety of challenging applications, from research to aerospace.
3M™ Ceramic Microspheres are unique, semi-transparent fine particle size high-strength ceramic microspheres.
Enhance the productivity and efficiency of your oil and gas operations with 3M™ Ceramic Sand Screen Systems.
3M Defense Protection Systems utilize advanced materials and unique 3M processing technology to provide an optimal balance of weight, comfort and resistance to a wide range of threats. From head and body protection for soldiers in the field to light weight armor systems for aircraft.
High-efficiency 3M™ Evaporation Boats are used in metallizing applications to produce functional and decorative coatings for packaging and electronics.
3M Fluorochemical surfactants belong to a class of coating additives which deliver excellent wetting, spreading and leveling properties to a variety of coating systems.
3M's broad range of high performance fluorocarbon elastomers are engineered to meet demanding sealing applications.
3M offers a broad line for fluorothermoplastic products.
3M™ Friction Shims provide simple, reliable and technically mature solutions for joining parts to transmit higher forces and torques.
Hollow glass microspheres with a high strength to density ratio. Lightweight but with a strength for processing survival. Potential enhancements high filler loading, reduced warpage/shrinkage, sandability and more.
PTFE has rapidly become the material choice where low friction, high durability, excellent thermal resistance and chemical inertness characteristics are required.
3M's Specialty Additives, Dynamar PPAs (Polymer Processing Additives), are used at very low levels (200-1000 ppm) and are designed to improve the extrusion processing of polyolefins and other polymers, based on 3M's time-tested formulations and technologies.
Stable isotopes from Ceradyne, Inc., a 3M company provide optimized materials for critical applications serving both the nuclear and semiconductor industries.
3M™ Thrust Bearing Systems reliably carry high loads with minimal wear, even in the challenging environments of oil and gas exploration and production.