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TPE-Based Midsole Adds More Soring to Each Stride of New Running Shoe From Aanta Sports Products
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TPE-Based Midsole Adds More Soring to Each Stride of New Running Shoe From Aanta Sports Products

Teknor Apex and ANTA Collaborated on Developing a High-Resilience Midsole Formulated with Monprene® TPE Jinjiang, China, October 27, 2020: A custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) from Teknor Apex Company has helped China’s ANTA Sports Products Limited to develop a running shoe that exhibits outstanding rebound resilience, enabling wearers to run for longer distances. One of the...

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New MD-30000 Thermoplastic Elastomers are CONEG and RoHS Compliant
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New MD-30000 Thermoplastic Elastomers are CONEG and RoHS Compliant

Include grades with enhanced softness, translucence, low compression set for effective sealing properties, and resistance to lotions. Exhibit adhesion to engineering plastic substrates while meeting the stringent requirements for use in medical devices. Offer shorter cycle time due to avoidance of a curing process, and can be processed on conventional injection molding equipment.

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New Color Concentrates from Teknor Apex Feature a Sparkle Effect

Teknor Apex’s new color concentrates are available as pellets for injection molding and dry color powder for rotomolding. The concentrates are available in all standard colors, and are suitable for consumer products including sporting equipment. The dry color powder concentrate is the first rotomolding colorant with a sparkle effect.

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TPE-Based Midsole Adds More Soring to Each Stride of New Running Shoe From Aanta Sports Products
Materials

TPE-Based Midsole Adds More Soring to Each Stride of New Running Shoe From Aanta Sports Products

Teknor Apex and ANTA Collaborated on Developing a High-Resilience Midsole Formulated with Monprene® TPE Jinjiang, China, October 27, 2020: A custom-formulated thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) from Teknor Apex Company has helped China’s ANTA Sports Products Limited to develop a running shoe that exhibits outstanding rebound resilience, enabling wearers to run for longer distances. One of the...

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Covestro and Teknor Apex Announce a Co-operation Agreement on Compounding TPU

Products to be marketed under the name Desmoflex® Materials manufacturer Covestro and global plastics compounder Teknor Apex intend to cooperate closely on compounding thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) and have signed a cooperation agreement to this effect. TPU is an extremely versatile plastic, which Covestro has been producing in pure form for many years for use in various industry sectors....

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New MD-30000 Thermoplastic Elastomers are CONEG and RoHS Compliant
Materials

New MD-30000 Thermoplastic Elastomers are CONEG and RoHS Compliant

Include grades with enhanced softness, translucence, low compression set for effective sealing properties, and resistance to lotions. Exhibit adhesion to engineering plastic substrates while meeting the stringent requirements for use in medical devices. Offer shorter cycle time due to avoidance of a curing process, and can be processed on conventional injection molding equipment.

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Suresh Swaminathan Becomes President of Teknor Apex

PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., October 28, 2019: Teknor Apex Company has appointed Suresh Swaminathan as its new president. He succeeds William J. Murray, who is retiring after 41 years with the company. Mr. Swaminathan will be responsible for the company’s worldwide custom compounding business. Teknor Apex operates thirteen manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Europe, and Asia and produces flexible...

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