Momentive Performance Materials Inc.

260 Hudson River Rd.
Waterford, NY 12188 US

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As Seen In Plastics Technology

Butterfly cell-phone holder with LSR overmolded onto high-heat PC.

Materials: New Self-Bonding LSR for Overmolding onto PC, PBT
Primerless adhesion of Momentive’s new LSR to PC and polyesters will be demonstrated at K 2019.

LSR potholder with thin walls and long flow lengths will be molded at K 2019.

Injection Molding: New Software Shares Simulation Results Among Development Partners
New SigmaInteract software from Sigma Engineering helps different departments or project partners share simulation results.

Boy Machines open house in Exton, Pa.,  April 9-11

Boy Machines Open House Shows Off Expanded Press Line, LSR & Two-Shot Capabilities
First Boy 125 E arrives in U.S.; focus on LSR capabilities.

Boy 125 E at Exton, Pa., lab of Boy Machines.

New, Largest Boy Machine Arrives in U.S.
Open house displays first model of Boy 125 E to hit our shores.

Honeycomb design of this LSR pot holder has cell walls 1 mm thick and a flow length up to 135 mm.

Autonomous Optimization Proves Its Worth in LSR Molding
Sigmasoft Autonomous Optimization automatically ran and analyzed 60 simulations to find the best way to mold a challenging LSR part.

Materials: Self-Bonding LSR Optimizes Overmolding with Specialty Copolyester
Momentive’s new LSR series enables overmolding with Eastman’s Tritan in a single-step process.

Industry 4.0 explained by VDMA

Injection Molding at NPE2018: A Showplace for the ‘Smart Factory’
In Orlando, you’ll glimpse the future, and it’s automated and interconnected. But don’t worry, there are plenty of ways for plants of all sizes to get in on these trends.

Sigmasoft LSR simulation

Two-Color LSR Molding Fine-Tuned with Flow Simulation
“Virtual Molding” simulation can model all aspects of LSR molding, even with two colors.

Dow Corning flexible LSR

LSR & TPE Summit Highlights Trends And New Materials
Among them: an LSR for 3D printing and low-VOC TPEs for auto interiors.

Unusual 2K LSR Process at Molding Conference
Single-barrel machine and single-pump dispensing system produce two-color part.

T-coupling in a single barrel LSR system

News in LSR Molding at K 2016
Two-color molding with one injection barrel and pumping system.

Remote machine monitoring status

K 2016 Preview: Injection Molding
Adapting injection molding to the concept of Industry 4.0 is gaining momentum. At this show you’ll see that the interconnected, integrated “factory of the future” is almost here.

PolyOne’s thermally conductive formulations

New Materials Shine Bright In Growing LED Market
Rapid expansion of LED technology has spurred development of new formulations for a wide range of lighting components. Here are examples of activity in this fast-moving field.

LSR Developments in LEDs for Automotive and Street Lighting
LSR’s resistance to UV light and high temperatures allow direct contact to LED, while low injection pressure allows overmolding of sensitive parts.

Simulation Meets Reality: Physical & Virtual Molding of LSR
Growing sophistication in simulating the molding performance of LSR is evident in the case of this exceedingly complex part. Actual molding trials validated the predictions of simulated ‘virtual molding.’

MATERIALS: Medical LSR with Reduced Self-Healing
Slit valves stay open in food and pharmaceutical dispensing.

What Customers Actually 'Need' When They 'Want' Certain Material Properties
Despite the fact that material specification in a part drawing will literally make or break a component, this key attribute is often treated like an afterthought, if addressed at all.

Materials at NPE: New Solutions to Enhance Processing, Performance, Sustainability & Cost
There was no shortage of new thermoplastics and additives covering the full range of end-use applications.

MATERIALS: Fiber-Reinforced & Low-Volatility LSRs
Fiber-reinforced LSR can eliminate an embedded fabric layer.

Fiber-Reinforced & Low-Volatility LSRs Unveiled
At NPE2015, Momentive launches advancements in fiber-reinforced and low-volatility LSRs.

Clearly a Contender
LSR Vies for New Applications in Automotive, Lighting, Healthcare, and More.

Product Categories of Momentive Performance Materials Inc.

Abrasion Resistant Coatings
Adhesion Promoters (for Inks, Coatings)
Adhesives for Plastics
Air Release Agents
Antiblocking Agents
Antifog Coatings
Antifogging Agents
Cooling-water Treatment Chemicals
Decorative Coatings
Desiccant Additives
Desiccant for Dryers
Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
Ethylene Vinyl Alcohol (EVOH)
Fillers--Microspheres (Hollow or Solid)
Fillers--Mineral or Other Inorganic Type
Fillers--Organic Type
Flame Retardant Concentrates
Flame Retardants/Smoke Suppressants
Flame-resistant Coatings
Impact Modifiers
Lubricants
Polyarylsulfone
Polyetheretheketone (PEEK), Polyetherketone (PEK) and Other Polyketones
Processing Aids--Mineral/Inorganic Type
Processing Aids--Other Organic Types
Processing Aids--Polymeric Type
Release Agents--External (Spray or Wipe-on)
Release Agents--Internal (Additive Type)
Silicone
Slip Agents
Surfactants
Urethane Catalysts
UV Stabilizer Concentrates
UV-resistant Coatings
Viscosity Depressants