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Romulus, MI, United States, 2012/01/12 - One of TPE Industry’s broadest product lines latest TPU developments/breakthroughs by BASF TPE industry’s newest compounding manufacturing or “Tweaking” facility - APSTPE.com.
At their NPE 2012 booth #57020 (TPE Pavilion, North Hall), elastomers distributor and technical service provider Alliance Polymers & Services, LLC
(APS) will be highlighting three new elastomer innovations, among them:
• One of the TPE industry’s broadest and most versatile lines of SEBSbased thermoplastic elastomers, the 7 Families of Maxelast® TPEs from Polymax, with emphasis on TPEs for consumer and industrial products.
• Latest developments of the world’s best selling TPUs (thermoplastic polyurethanes) by BASF Corporation, sold under the trade name Elastollan® TPUs.
• News and details on the TPE industry’s newest and most versatile compounding facilities where customers can have special grades of TPEs formulated or existing Maxelast TPE grades “tweaked” for their unique or one-of-a-kind applications.
APS Maxelast TPE Lines to be Highlighted at NPE include:
Maxelast C series of ultra clear TPEs for products ranging from soft gel shoe insoles and health and exercise equipment, new D Series TPEs for extrusion applications which is offered as a cost- effective replacement for vulcanized rubber and EPDM and Maxelast D series extrudable film series for gloves.
APS Elastollan TPU Lines from BASF
Elastollan 785 A 10 HPM series TPUs for flat cables, formulated for hybrid and electric vehicles and Elatollan TPU series AC85A for car handles and other interior automotive parts requiring durability.
The New APS TPE Compounding Lab (APS)
Alliance Polymers & Services, LLC (apstpe.com) in Romulus, MI, is a full service warehousing, distribution, shipping and technical service organization dedicated to helping TPE, TPU and other elastomer marketers and processors with all their product and technical support needs. The firm currently markets and supports Polymax Maxelast® TPEs and BASF Elastollan® TPUs. APS is unique in that they offer elastomer materials in quantities large and small (from truckloads down to drums and bags). APS works with a series of independent technical agents located in key cities and markets throughout North America.
For more information on what new products and services APS will be introducing and highlighting at NPE 2012, contact: Marketing Department, Alliance Polymers & Services (APS), 30735 Cypress Road, Suite 400, Romulus, MI 48174.