New flexible PVC compounds from Teknor Apex Co., Pawtucket, R.I., are said to emit 80% fewer volatile organic compounds than standard vinyls. The low-VOC grades are for profiles, molded items, extrusion-coated fabrics, and extruded or calendered sheet in residential and institutional furniture and furnishings. Applications include wall coverings, window treatments, office partitions, furniture trim, and baseboards. The new grades are said to help manufacturers achieve certification under voluntary industry air-quality standards. (401) 725-8000 • www.teknorapex.com
Teknor Apex Co. Vinyl Div.
505 Central Ave. Pawtucket, RI 02861
Phone (401) 725-8000 Fax (401) 729-0166