MATERIALS: Higher-Performance LLDPE for Rotomolding

LyondellBasell has new LLDPE resins that give faster curing rates, smoother surfaces, and better color.

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WEB EXCLUSIVE: LyondellBasell Olefins and Polyolefins, Houston, has unveiled a suite of LLDPE resins for rotomolding, available in either pellet (Petrothene) or powder (Microthene). Typical applications include: recreational vehicles, playground equipment, toys, canoes, kayaks, small and large tanks, and IBC containers.

These resins are said to produce significantly faster curing rates, minimizing the time necessary to eliminate bubbles and overall cycle time. They arel also said to produce smoother internal surface finish and improved color.