More performance options and improved economics over TPVs are claimed for new styrenic-based TPEs for automotive sealing systems
Novel TPU enables manufacture of catheters that are optically clear and highly radiopaque.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Two new SEBS product lines have been launched by specialty compounder S&E Specialty Polymers LLC, Lunenburg, Mass., for automotive, wire/cable, battery, and footwear markets.
Alliance Polymers and Services (APS) has launched 7000 Series Zythane polyether TPUs for tubing, cable jacketing, profiles, film, and sheet.
Huntsman Polyurethanes is highlighting a new TPU for wire and cable at K 2013 this month.
New low-smoke, flame-retardant TPE compound for wire insulation and jacketing does not contain phthalates or halogen additives.
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.