Updated monthly. Provides full text access to information on over 7,000 different materials representing eight categories: polymers, glass, ceramics, carbon-based materials, cement-based materials, metals, natural materials and natural material derivatives. Searching is supported in multiple ways, including MC#, material name, manufacturer name, country or keyword. Advanced searching allows refinement by material category, processing, sustainability, usage, and physical properties. Data and specifications for each material can be found. All the materials are juried into the database by a panel of material specialists and knowledgeable professionals.