Acetal Molding Compounds and Resins

DURACON® POM -- AW-01 CF2001/CD3501 (ISO)
from Polyplastics USA, Inc.

POM is an acronym for the chemical name polyoxymethylene. It is generally referred to as polyacetal or acetal resin. It is a crystalline thermoplastic resin comprised chiefly of (-CH2O-) structural units. The two types of POM are homopolymer, which is comprised of a polyoxymethylene molecular chain... [See More]

  • Chemical System: Acetal or Polyoxymethylene (POM)
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Type: Thermoplastic
  • Deflection Temperature: 176
HOSTAFORM C 9021 -- 1628
from Celanese Corporation

It is normally not necessary to dry HOSTAFORM. However, should there be surface moisture (condensate) on the molding compound as a result of incorrect storage, drying is required. A circulating air drying cabinet can be used for this purpose if the granul [See More]

  • Chemical System: Acetal or Polyoxymethylene (POM)
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Type: Thermoplastic
  • Features: UL
HOSTAFORM C 9021 10/9005 -- 2729
from Celanese Corporation

It is normally not necessary to dry HOSTAFORM. However, should there be surface moisture (condensate) on the molding compound as a result of incorrect storage, drying is required. A circulating air drying cabinet can be used for this purpose if the granul [See More]

  • Chemical System: Acetal or Polyoxymethylene (POM)
  • Filler: Unfilled
  • Type: Thermoplastic
  • Features: UL