WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new line of TPEs boasts resistance to ignition, low flame spread, and low smoke emission for applications such as electrical enclosures, batteries, automotive, and appliances.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: PolyOne GLS Thermoplastic Elastomers has launched a new portfolio of standard and custom-formulated Versaflex CE TPE alloys for consumer electronics
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Stratagem SMR multi-layer TPO sheet from Premiere Material Concepts (PMC), Findlay, Ohio, combines the surface durability and weatherability of acrylic with the impact resistance of TPO.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Alliance Polymers and Services LLC has introduced its first extrusion blow moldable TPV for automotive, aircraft, and other vehicle parts such as hollow boots, bellows, and ducts.
Polyester and polyether grades, including clear versions, are introduced by Alliance Polymers and Services.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new line of halogen-free flame-retardant TPVs for consumer and industrial electronic power cords and auxiliary cables is available from Alliance Polymer and Services, LLC, Romulus, Mich.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: The Hygiene and Medical business of Dow Chemical Co., Midland, Mich., has introduced new grades of its high-molecular weight Infuse OBCs (Olefin Block Copolymers) for blown films.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Advances in both formulation and compounding technologies have enabled Teknor Apex Co., Pawtucket, R.I., to develop a new family of TPE compounds for wire and cable that are RoHS and REACH compliant.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new line of eight aromatic products have expanded the Carbothane line of polycarbonate-based thermoplastic polyurethane (TPUs) from Lubrizol LifeScience Polymers, Cleveland, which encompass a range of grades and radiopacities.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Alliance Polymers and Services LLC, Romulus, Mich., has launched a second series of its own TPVs, weeks after it introduced its first series of Viprene G general-purpose TPVs.