DuPont Performance Materials

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As Seen In Plastics Technology

Materials: New Generation of TPVs for Corner Mold Automotive Seals
DuPont’s advanced silicone additives enable next-generation of ExxonMobil’s Santoprene TPVs with better bonding to EPDM and low COF for easy operation of doors, windows.

DuPont to Launch a Series of New Semi-crystalline Products for 3D Printing at RAPID + TCT 2019
Company R&D Programs Manager to present on high-performance materials for 3D printing on May 23 at 10:15 a.m. EDT.

The 2017 Ford F-150's open/close valve actuation system--made of polyacetal+PTFE and nylon 6--won the powertrain category and was the grand award winner.

Several Thermoplastic 'Firsts' Among 2018 SPE Automotive Awards
With the addition of an Additive Manufacturing slot, all nine categories exemplify innovation and transferability in the use of plastics.

DuPont Boosts Polymerization Capacity of High-Temperature PPA
After increasing capacity of its Zytel HTN in the U.S., DuPont has similar plan underway in Germany to meet increasing demand.

Materials: Low-Emission Polyacetal for Gear Applications
DowDuPont’s new acetal is geared to both automotive and non-automotive gear applications.

DowDuPont Starts Up World-Scale Ethylene & PE Facility
New integrated, world-scale production facility started up for ethylene monomer and Elite enhanced polyethylene in Freeport, Texas.

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Updated Analysis on Dow and DuPont Merger Integration
Activist investors drive companies to seek outside counsel on proposed spin-offs.

DuPont, Kurz, foil, Surlyn film

DuPont & Kurz Collaboration Yields Golden or Metallized Effects
The development involved a foil that offers excellent adhesion to Surlyn ionomer.

New Materials, Applications Among Highlights of SPC Bioplastics Converge Conference
Highlights of the D.C. held event included two dynamic panel discussions.

Agri-Industrial Plastics Mick Stielow and Geoff Ward

High-Tech Blow Molding At Agri-Industrial Plastics
This family-owned custom molder stands out in its use of advanced computer and automation tools to claim a niche in large, complex, and multi-layer parts.

MATERIALS: Variety of Materials for Additive Manufacturing
Five new high-performance thermoplastic filaments from three suppliers

More High-Performance Materials for Additive Mfg Emerge
Included are high-temperature formulations for 3D-printed tooling.

Top DuPont Award Goes to Hot-Fill Blow Molded PET Container
Graham Packaging’s technology manipulates PET’s morphology to create a container with properties that surpass standard PET.

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‘New Normal’ Marks 30th Chinaplas Show
Show breaks attendance records as Chinese economy slows.

Breakthrough Opens Up Landscape for Biobased Materials
DuPont and ADM have “game-changing” platform technology based on long sought-after molecule.

DuPont and Dow Plan “Merger of Equals”
Two companies will become one--and then three.

Top DuPont Award Goes To Flex-Rigid Mono-Material Container
A mono-material package that marries flexible and rigid packaging wins top DuPont 2015 Packaging Innovation Award.

DuPont To Address Recycling, Lightweighting, Material Selection
At NPE2015, DuPont scientists and other industry experts will host seminars on recycling and material innovation & selection for automotive, packaging, and medical devices.

Borealis Fully Acquires Ethylene Copolymer Joint Venture
Specialty Polymers Antwerp N.V., the joint venture between Borealis and Dupont now fully owned by Borealis.

Product Categories of DuPont Performance Materials

Adhesion-Modified HDPE
Adhesion-Modified LDPE
Adhesion-Modified LLDPE
Antiblocking Concentrates
Ethylene Copolymers and Alloys - Other
Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
Impact Modifiers
Nylon--Type 6
Nylon--Type 6/66 Copolymer
Nylon--Type 610
Nylon--Type 612
Nylon--Type 66
Nylon--Type Mxd6
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PBT Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PET Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PETG Type
Polyester (Thermoplastic)--PTT Type
Polyimide (Thermoplastic)
Polyphthalamide (PPA)
Purging Compounds
Recycled/Reprocessed Materials--Pelletized Form
Release Agents--Internal (Additive Type)
Stock Shapes--Film
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Polyester Type

Trade Names

Appeel® peelable sealant resin
Biomax® resin modifier
Bynel® adhesive resin
Conpol™ additive resin
Crastin® PBT
Delrin® acetal
DuPont™20 series polyethylene resin
Elvaloy® modifier resin
Elvax® EVA copolymer resin
Fusabond® functional polymer
Hytrel® TPC-ET
Keldax® sound barrier resin
Minlon® PA
Nucrel® acid copolymer resin
Rynite® PET
Selar® barrier resin
Sorona® EP
Surlyn® ionomer resin
Vespel® parts & shapes
Zytel® HTN PPA
Zytel® Nylons