Four new fl ame-retardant nylons are rated UL 94V-0 for injection molding electrical/electronics components.

Four new fl ame-retardant nylons are rated UL 94V-0 for injection molding electrical/electronics components. The compounds from Chem Polymer Corp., Ft. Myers, Fla., include both halogenated, glass-reinforced grades and nonhalogenated unreinforced materials. Nylon 6 grades include Chemlon 233 GVH, a halogenated formulation with 33% glass, and nonhalogenated, unreinforced Chemlon 282. Nylon 66 compounds include Chemlon 133 GVH (halogenated, 30% glass) and nonhalogenated, unreinforced Chemlon 182. Natural, black, and custom colors are available. Chem Polymer, a subsidiary of Teknor Apex Co., plans to build a new compounding plant in Brownsville, Tenn. Tel: (239) 337-0400 . www.chempolymer.com

Chem Polymer
Div of BIP Ltd
2443 Rockfill Rd PO Box 6927
Ft. Myers, FL 33916
Phone (941) 337-0400 Fax (941) 337-4461