WEB EXCLUSIVE: Alliance Polymers and Services, LLC (APS), Romulus, Mich., has introduced the 7000 Series of Zythane polyether TPUs for extrusion applications such as pneumatic tubing, cable jacketing, technical profiles, film, and sheet. They are offered in hardnesses from 70 Shore A to 45 Shore D. UV-stabilized versions are available.
APS says its new series TPUs are comparable in every way to grades offered by established competitors. They are also available at extremely competitive pricing levels and backed by high-level technical support. They reportedly offer excellent transparency, low-temperature flexibility, hydrolytic stability, microbial resistance, tear strength, and resistance to weak bases and acids.