Shin-Etsu Silicones of America

1150 Damar Dr.
Akron, OH 44305 US


As Seen In Plastics Technology

Eyeglasses injection molded of Shin-Etsu’s new high-clarity LSR.

Materials: New LSRs Feature Optical Clarity & Nylon Bonding
Shin-Etsu’s latest are suited to lenses and medical devices.

Engel injection molds LSR automotive headlamp lenses

LSR Headlamp Lens Uses Auto Cavity Balancing
Engel molds complex LSR automotive headlamp lenses with the help of a new valve-gate cold-runner system.

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.

Optically-Clear LSR for High-Brightness LEDs
Shin-Etsu's new LSR delivers superior thermal resistance along with high clarity.

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

MATERIALS: LSR Sticks to More Thermoplastics
Next-generation LSR will bond to additional engineering thermoplastics.

Coming Up: LSR That Sticks to More Thermoplastics
A next-generation self-adhesive LSR will bond to additional engineering thermoplastics.


New LSR Technical Center Opens in Ohio
Shin-Etsu facility houses two molds, Arburg press, Elmet dosing system.

Sil-X-Shin silicone for tubing from Shin-Etsu Silicones

MATERIALS: Greater 'Flexibility' for Silicone Extrusion
Extruders of silicone rubber tubing and profiles are offered what is said to be unprecedented flexibility and convenience with the new Sil-X-Shin silicone elastomers from Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Akron, Ohio.

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