Specialty / Other Specialty Polymers and Resins

Fluon® PFA Resins
from AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc.

Copolymers of tetrafluoroethylene and a perfluorinated vinyl ether, Fluon ® PFA Resins can be used over a wide range of temperatures from extremely low to high (-200 °C to 260 °C) without losing excellent chemical, electrical, mechanical and surface properties. PFA resins retain many... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Fluoropolymer
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; MoldingCompound
  • Tensile (Break): 5655
Low Shrinkage Specialty Compounds
from Cri-Tech, Inc.

The LS, Low Shrinkage compounds are designed to give part shrinkage (out of the mold) and post-curing operation comparable to a nitrile or similar elastomer. In most cases, tooling changes are not required when switching over to an LS compound. NPC indicates no post cure required to achieve high... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Fluoropolymer
  • Industry: OEM or Industrial
  • Material Type: Elastomer; MoldingCompound
  • Tensile (Break): 2640
TECHNOMELT AS 8998 -- AS 8998
from Henkel Corporation - Electronics

Henkel's TECHNOMELT product family is diverse and versatile. No matter the application or market, there is a TECHNOMELT material for you. Despite containing features specific to particular applications, all TECHNOMELT materials provide the same common benefits, including watertight encapsulation,... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Polyolefin
  • Form / Shape: Pellets
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; MoldingCompound
  • Features: UL; Thermally Conductive
Low Viscosity Structural Epoxy Adhesive System -- EP112
from Master Bond, Inc.

Master Bond Polymer System EP112 is a solventless, low viscosity two component cycloaliphatic epoxy resin system which is specifically designed for high performance outdoor and indoor electrical/electronic/ structural applications. The two components are combined in a convenient noncritical mix... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Epoxy; Cycloaliphatic, 100% Solids
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Material Type: Thermally cured; CastingResin; Optical
  • Industry: Electronics; Electrical Power or High Voltage; Optoelectronics or Photonics
Polybutylene terephthalate (PBT)
from Sparkle Plastics Inc.

Our plastic department is focused on American chemical virgin materials, off-spec pellet engineering plastic, commodity plastic, reprocessed (A grade) and off spec pellet (PCT, PCTG, PETG, PCTA, PA, GPEEK, PEI, LCP, PPSU,PPS, PPO, PPE, PBT, POM, PMMA, PC, PA, ABS, TPU, TPE,PET, PP, PE), and provides... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Thermoplastic Polyester (PET, PBT, etc.)
  • Form / Shape: Pellets
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic
  • Features: 100% Natural / Recycled Material
BJB TC800 White Rigid Urethane 75 Shore D 15.1lb -- BJPU14708
from Techsil Limited

BJB TC800 is a rigid urethane casting material with excellent physical properties. It is a great choice when ABS-type parts with a quick turnaround are required. Product Benefits. Easy to use 1:1 mix ratio. Very low viscosity. High heat capability. Quick demould times. Non-mercury based catalyst... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Urethane
3M™ Glass Bubble
from 3M Advanced Materials Division

Through 3M's Thermoplastic Compounding facility in Hebron, KY, customers have the ability to create formulations geared to providing specific properties or funtions which are not inherent in the base resin. Enhancements can range from making the base polymer easy to extrude, to adding properties... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Polypropylene; Polyamide; PEEK; Polyphenylene Oxide; Polyurethane; Polyetherimide; Polyetheretherketone
  • Filler: Glass Bubbles
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; ExtrusionGrade
  • Form / Shape: Pellets
Flexane®80 Liquid -- 15800 [15800 from ITW Devcon]
from Applied Industrial Technologies

Castable, non-shrinking, medium-viscosity (10,000 cps) urethane compound for making rugged, flexible molds, forming dies, cast parts, non-scratching holding fixtures and abrasion-and noise-resistant linings, as well as for encapsulating parts. KEY FEATURES. Two-component compound easy to mix and... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Urethane
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Material Type: CastingResin
  • Form / Shape: Liquid
Hostaform® Slidex™ Acetal Copolymer
from Celanese Corporation

New Hostaform ® SlideX ™ POM from Celanese is an all-in-one, tribologically modified acetal copolymer (POM) compound with extremely low wear. It can greatly reduce wear rate friction and mechanical systems for industrial, transportation and consumer products sliding applications. With a... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Acetal or Polyoxymethylene (POM); Tribologically Modified Acetal Copolymer (POM) Compound
  • Industry: OEM or Industrial; Transportation and Consumer Products Sliding Applications
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic
Activ-Film™ Materials
from CSP Technologies, Inc.

CSP Technologies Activ-FilmTM materials enhance product stability in ways that are invisible to consumers and more efficient for manufacturers. The flexible materials are ideal for use in applications like foil pouches, stick packs and blister packs in industries such as Pharmaceutical, Diagnostic,... [See More]

  • Material Type: FilmGrade
  • Industry: Sanitary
AFFINITY GA Polyolefin Plastomers -- AFFINITY™ GA 1900
from Dow Elastomers

When it comes to packaging and molded products, customers demand high performance goods, while you need cost effective and easy to process components. AFFINITY ™ Polyolefin Plastomers can help you address this need. AFFINITY offers excellent adhesion at high and low temperatures, outstanding... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Polyolefin
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Material Type: Elastomer; Thermoplastic
  • Form / Shape: Pellets
Polyurethane Formulated System -- SPECTRIM™ RC
from Dow Polyurethanes

Systems for load-bearing or structural applications. Benefits. High flexural modulus for bumpers beam. Applications. Automotive, Transportation [See More]

  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; CastingResin
  • Industry: Automotive
DuPont™ Zytel® PLUS Nylon Resin -- Zytel® PLS95G35DH1 BK031 -- PA6-GF35
from DuPont Plastics, Polymers & Resins

Zytel ®® PLS95G35DH1 BK031is a high flow 35% glass reinforced PA using SHIELD Technology, only from DuPont, combining excellent surface appearance, excellent welding and fatigue retention, exceptional resistance in hot air & hot engine oil. The Breakthrough Plastic that Won ’t Break... [See More]

  • Chemical System: PA-GF35
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic
Tenite™ Butyrate 264A3720013 Clear, Trsp
from Eastman Chemical Company

Tenite ™ cellulosic plastics are noted for their excellent balance of properties - toughness, hardness, strength, surface gloss, clarity, and a warm feel. The mechanical properties of Tenite ™ cellulosic plastics differ with plasticizer levels. Lower plasticizer content yields a harder... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Butyrate
  • Tensile (Break): 5700
Engineering Polymer Ketoprix™, Conductive -- EKT23G3C3L, EKT23G3C2L
from Esprix Technologies

PRODUCT CHARACTERISTICS. KetoprixTM EKT23G3C3 and EKT23G3C2 resins are thermoplastic aliphatic polyketone compounds containing the base 1,4-diketone polymer backbone structure with added fiber reinforcement and thermally conductive additives. Additional thermal stabilizers and lubricants are also... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Aliphatic Polyketone Containing a 1,4-diketone Backbone Structure
  • Filler: Fiber Reinforcement and Thermally Conductive Additives
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; MoldingCompound
  • Industry: Automotive; OEM or Industrial
Chemraz® Perfluoroelastomers (FFKM)
from Greene, Tweed & Co.

FFKM, also known as perfluoroelastomer, is a family of elastomeric materials that contains higher amounts of fluorine than FKM, and features higher temperature ratings, up to approximately 325 °C. For this reason, FFKM is often the preferred choice for high-temperature o-rings. FFKMs also have... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Fluoropolymer; Perfluoroelastomer
  • Industry: Aerospace; Electrical Power or High Voltage; Semiconductors or IC Packaging
  • Material Type: Elastomer
  • Use Temperature: -40 to 615
Basic Materials & Chemicals -- EP
from LG Chemical of America Inc.

EPC Engineering Plastic Compound. Highly-functional engineering plastic whose properties have been. enhanced with compounding. Engineering plastic is lighter yet stronger than general plastics. Thus, it is used as an industrial material for automobiles and electronic parts. EPC is a... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Engineered Plastic Compound
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; MoldingCompound
TOPAS® COC -- 5013L-10 (ISO)
from Polyplastics USA, Inc.

TOPAS ® is the trade name of a cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) developed by TOPAS ADVANCED POLYMERS GmbH, it is an amorphous transparent copolymer possessing a cyclic olefin structure. TOPAS ® has been evaluated highly in the market as a resin with optical properties comparable with PMMA... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Cyclic Olefin Copolymer (COC)
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; MoldingCompound
  • Deflection Temperature: 261
40 A Durometer Black Nitrile -- 4140
from Real Seal Company

Engineered Thermoset Rubber Components. Rubber has its own unique array of available materials and associated properties, and can be produced in almost any conceivable configuration, including bonding to metal components. Rubber materials possess some physical properties that are superior to many... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Nitrile Rubber
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Material Type: Elastomer; Thermally cured; MoldingCompound
  • Form / Shape: Pellets
Specialty Conducting Polymers -- 4001
from Rieke Metals, Inc.

Poly(3-butylthiophene-2,5-diyl), Highly regioregular Electronic Grade. Typical results are between 80% and 90% regioregularity. The "E" series typically contains less than 0.04% Ni / < 0.02% Zn / < 0.04% Br. The "standard" series typically contains less than 0.1% Ni / < 0.5% Zn / < 0.7%... [See More]

  • Material Type: Thermoplastic
  • Form / Shape: Liquid
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Features: Electrically Conductive Compound
1,2-Polybutadiene -- 688 - 250gm
from Scientific Polymer Products, Inc.

7% cis 1,4; 93% vinyl 1,2 [See More]

  • Chemical System: 1,2-Polybutadiene
  • Index of Refraction: 1.52
ECODEAR® Polylactic Acid (PLA) Resin
from Toray Industries (America), Inc.

ECODEAR ® is based on polylactic acid (PLA) derived from plants, rather than petroleum and other fossil resources. This means that it can readily be returned to the natural environment after use. ECODEAR ® is an environment-friendly product that helps to conserve fossil resources and reduce... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Polylactic Acid
  • Material Type: Thermoplastic; MoldingCompound
Electronic Silane Precursor for Thin Film SiO2 Dielectric Formation -- SEMICOSIL® 2M2M Dimethoxydimethylsilane
from Wacker Chemical Corp.

SEMICOSIL ® 2M2M is Dimethoxydimethylsilane of high purity. Special features. high purity. low metal content. low chloride content. low methanol content. Application. SEMICOSIL ® 2M2M was developed for the semiconductor industry, e.g. as precursor for low dielectric constant interlayer... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Silane
  • Industry: OEM or Industrial
  • Material Type: MoldingCompound