Polyolefin Compounds

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Clysar Kicks Off Pack Expo 2016 with Wide Range of New Shrink Packaging Solutions

November 11, 2016

New shrink films, both narrower and wider roll widths and updated, resource - rich websites offer compelling reasons to engage with Clysar at Pack Expo 2016.

CHICAGO, IL - Nov.1, 2016 - Clysar LLC, a leading manufacturer of polyolefin shrink films, will be unveiling exciting new packaging solutions at Pack Expo International-the world’s largest packaging show - at McCormick Place,... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Dual Wall Heat Shrink Tubing meets UL VW-1 test requirement.

September 29, 2015

Rated for UL VW-1 flammability test specified by UL 224 standard, DWFR (dual wall, fire-retardant) heat shrink tubing comes in 14 sizes from 3–52 mm ID and is applicable to range of electrical connections and terminations. Flame-retardant polyolefin jacket and thermoplastic inner adhesive wall provide electrical insulation and mechanical protection. When properly installed, tubing shrinks to... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Dual Wall Heat Shrink Tubing meets flammability requirements.

September 24, 2015

Rated for UL VW-1 flammability test specified by UL 224 standard, DWFR Heat Shrink Tubing features flame retardant polyolefin jacket and thermoplastic inner adhesive wall that provide electrical insulation and mechanical protection. When properly installed, tubing shrinks to create moisture-resistant seal. Available in 14 sizes from 3–52 mm ID, tubing offers heat shrink ratios of 3:1 or 4:1.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Shrink Film exhibits optimal machinability.

July 25, 2014

Offering alternative to standard, heavier gauge films without sacrificing performance and protection, ExlfilmPlus® GPL cross-linked polyolefin shrink film features high-speed processing capabilities. Film is available in center-fold or single-wound put-ups, pre-perforated, and extended length rolls. Product is suitable for printers, bakeries, food processors, cosmetic manufacturers, and... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Custom Fluoropolymer Tubing serves multiple industries.

August 13, 2013

Available to be manufactured for custom critical applications, Heat Shrinkable Fluoropolymer FEP, PFA, and PTFE tubing serves as key element in applications for aerospace, medical, chemical processing, electrical, as well as semi-conductor industries. Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Heat Shrink Tubing offers 2:1 and 3:1 shrink ratios.

February 28, 2013

Made of crosslinked polyolefin, HST Series protects inline components, disconnect terminals, and splices. Products are UL approved, RoHS-compliant, and available in variety of pre-cut lengths as well as mini and standard roll lengths. Six color options facilitate coding of wires, cables, terminals, and components. To provide both insulation and sealing on applications such as wire... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

High-Shrink Polyolefin Label Films deliver high yields.

March 15, 2012

Targeting bottle applications, 3-layer polyolefin shrink label films are composed of linear low-density polyethylene and TOPAS® cyclic olefin copolymer (COC). TOPAS COC resin acts as enabling technology, enhancing shrink and gloss while providing sustainability. These recyclable, low density films are separated from PET bottles via standard water flotation recycling systems. Film exhibit... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Polyolefins serve as compatibilizers in polymer compounding.

February 1, 2012

Designed to minimize interfacial forces between polymers and polymer fillers, Maleic Anhydride-Modified Polyolefins optimize adhesion within composite, while facilitating uniform dispersion and stable morphologies. EK-10-MAH is recommended for coupling of glass and other fillers in polypropylene composites, while KK-10-MAH is suited for coupling of glass, wood pulp, and other fillers in HDPE... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Protective Films temporarily protect gloss finished surfaces.

August 5, 2011

Featuring slight difference in adhesion strength, Surface Guard® 132 and 133 provide temporary protection of painted metals and plastics. Both feature polyolefin film coated with water-based acrylic adhesive system, and exhibit low adhesion build over time when used with stainless steel, polycarbonate, acrylic, painted metal, and bright aluminum surfaces. When protection is no longer needed,... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Opti® Shrink Film from Salesmaster Streamlines Packaging Operations and Provides Cost Savings to Customers

June 15, 2011

Fairless Hills, PA - ISC Salesmaster Corp., a supplier of packaging products and equipment, announced today that they are offering a full line of Opti® shrink film from Sealed Air Corporation as well as shrink film services using high performance sealing machinery. These offerings add to Salesmaster's comprehensive product line aimed at streamlining customer packaging, shipping, and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Protective Films adhere to semi-matte, textured metals/plastics.

January 26, 2011

Surface Guard® 135 series provides temporary protection of textured or semi-matte finished metals and plastics. Coated with water-based acrylic adhesive system, polyolefin film adheres to surface, exhibits low adhesion build over time, and can be removed when protection is no longer required. Products are supplied on 1.5 mil Linear Low Density or 2.5 mil Low Density PE films; clear and tinted... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Protective Film safeguards high gloss and lightly textured surfaces.

December 10, 2010

Surface Guard® 123 series provides temporary protection for variety of surfaces, including smooth and lightly textured types, during processing, assembly, and shipping. Polyolefin film is coated with blend of aqueous adhesives, and its properties enable hybrid masking capable of handling water/condensation, heat, and high surface energy. Typically supplied on 1.5-3 mil PE films, with clear and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Dow Showcases New Photovoltaic Solutions at European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference

November 16, 2010

Complete Solutions Improve Solar Cell Device Performance and Overall Cost 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition Stand L3/H4/B4, Hall 4, Feria Valencia PHILADELPHIA - The Dow Chemical Company will showcase its new solutions designed for photovoltaic manufacturers at this year's 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (PVSEC) in Valencia, Spain... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

White Masking Film provides scratch protection.

November 11, 2010

Available in widths from ¼-52 in., PBWMF-4 Masking Film consists of 3.0 mil polyolefin film coated with removable acrylic adhesive, suitable for protecting glass, auto trim, clear-coated aluminum, and other highly polished finishes. Adhesive does not build over time and will remove cleanly from most surfaces up to 1 year after deployment. Adhesive delivers cling-like, low initial grab, which... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Protective Film suits specially coated plastics and countertops.

November 1, 2010

Featuring polyolefin film coated with aqueous-based acrylic adhesive, Surface Guard® 112 Series provides surface protection during processing, assembly, and shipping while enabling removal when no longer needed. Product is moisture-resistant and adheres to UV, AR, and anti-scratch coated plastics, such as acrylics, PC and PET, and countertops. Available in widths from 1-80 in. and lengths up... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Surface Protection Films suit high gloss applications.

October 29, 2010

Featuring polyolefin film coated with aqueous-based acrylic adhesive system, Surface Guard® 69 Series has low initial tack that allows masking to be repositioned after first contact. Products offer high adhesion build over time, water resistance, and optimal shear with clean peel. Available in widths from 1-80 in. and lengths up to 15,000 ft, films provide surface protection during processing,... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Removable Films temporarily protect variety of surfaces.

October 15, 2010

Featuring polyolefin film coated with SUR-Guard adhesive system, Surface Guard® 96 Series exhibits medium to low peel values that remain stable over time. Removable and repositionable films can protect variety of surfaces including flat painted walls and textured surfaces, as well as smooth and glossy surface types. Typically supplied on 1.5-8 mil polyethylene films, Surface Guard® 96... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

BASF Expands Capacity at Texas Facility to Meet Growing Demand for LYNX® Catalysts

April 28, 2009

ISELIN, NJ, April 16, 2009 -- BASF Catalysts has completed a significant debottlenecking and expansion project to meet the growing global demand for its current and new polypropylene catalysts. The increased capacity is specifically targeted for producing the company's breakthrough LYNX® polypropylene catalyst at its production facility in Pasadena, Texas. "Although current economic conditions... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

High-Clarity Sealing Film for qPCR and Protein Crystallization

February 2, 2009

Victorville, CA. January 12, 2009. Based on patented 3M® 9795 material, new ThermalSeal RTS(TM) films from Excel Scientific combine clear 50 µm polyolefin with a 50 µm encapsulated silicone adhesive layer for superior performance in real-time qPCR, crystallization, and storage applications. The chemically inert silicone is nontacky for easy handling until pressed to a microplate,... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Heat Shrinkable Tubing protects and insulates cable.

February 21, 2008

With 20 different tubing and sleeving options in variety of sizes, colors, and lengths, OLFLEX® tubing and cable management solutions suit virtually any application or environment. Products offer insulation as well as chemical and temperature resistance for flexible and non-flexing cable in extreme environments. Offered in shrink ratios of 2:1, 3:1, and 4:1, tubing comes in dual wall,... Read More