Star Thermoplastic Alloys & Rubbers Inc.

2121 W 21st St.
Broadview, IL 60155 US

Star Thermoplastics


As Seen In Plastics Technology

NPE2018 New Technology Focus: More Customized TPEs Emerge
From satin-smooth for consumer goods to medical-grade materials, new TPEs are more targeted to customized applications. 

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Resins & Additives at NPE2018: Spotlight on Performance, Economy, Sustainability
NPE will host lots of news in engineered thermoplastic compounds, customized TPEs, polyolefins for packaging, bioplastics, recycled content compounds, purging agents, 3D printing materials, and a slew of innovative additives.

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 AT NPE: All Market Sectors Benefit from Large Crop of New Materials
Higher-performance and easier processing PE film resins for packaging, a one-pass crosslinked PE for photovoltaic (PV) wire and cable, several higher-performing nylons and TPEs, “greener” plastics, and enhanced styrenic and PC resins are among the new materials that made their debut at the big show in Orlando, Fla., last month.

StarPet TPE for pet toys from Star Thermoplastics

MATERIALS: New Litter of Pet-Friendly TPEs
WEB EXCLUSIVE: New arrivals from Star Thermoplastics, Broadview, Ill., are StarPet styrenic TPEs designed specifically for pet toys and other pet products.

StarMed styrenic TPE for medical uses from Star Thermoplastics

MATERIALS: Lower Cost TPEs for Medical Uses
WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new, lower cost alternative TPE is available for medical applications from physical-therapy straps and medical pads to PVC-replacement tubing.

Maxelast A-Series TPEs for overmolding from Alliance Polymers & Services

MATERIALS: A Variety of New Styrenic TPEs
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Two suppliers recently introduced three lines of styrenic TPEs for a wide range of uses.

Super-tacky TPE from Star Thermoplastics

MATERIALS: Super-Tacky TPE for a Tight Grip
WEB EXCLUSIVE: For handles and other components that require a secure grip and improved feel, Star Thermoplastics Div. of Star Alloys & Rubbers, Inc., Broadview, Ill., has come out with “super-tacky” StarGrip-X 5000 series TPE alloys.

Product Categories of Star Thermoplastic Alloys & Rubbers Inc.

Custom Compounding, Formulating--Thermoplastics
Materials Testing Services
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Polyamide Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Polyester Type
Thermoplastic Elastomers--Styrenic Type

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