AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc.
Exton, PA 19341
AGC Chemicals to Present New Fluoropolymer Technology for Cables at IWCS 2015
EXTON, Pa. – AGC Chemicals Americas’ technical service engineer Katie Sprick will present “Reinforced Fluoropolymer Compounds Optimized for Harsh Conditions” at the IWCS International Cable & Connectivity Symposium on October 6 and 7. She will introduce Fluon-® ETFE C88AXMP-HT, an ultra heat-resistant grade that maintains performance characteristics at temperatures up to 200 -Read More »
AGC to Present the Advantages of Using FEVE-Based Powder Coatings for Architectural Applications
EXTON, Pa.- – Kristen Blankenship, technical service chemist at AGC Chemicals Americas Inc., will present the latest advancements of fluoroethylene vinyl ether (FEVE)-based powder coatings for architectural applications at the 2015 Powder Coatings Symposium on October 14 at 9:40 a.m. Blankenship will discuss the chemistry, exceptional weatherability and environmental benefits of FEVE...Read More »
Heat-Resistant ETFE Grade insulates wire and cable.
Designed to maintain performance characteristics at temperatures up to 200-Read More »
Fine Silica enhances catalyst support.
Pore structure, spherical shapes, and size distribution of- SUNSPERA- contribute to- optimized finished polymer resins and productivity. SUNSPERA joins Solesphere™, Sunlovely™, M.S. GEL™, and Silica Gel, which provide catalyst support for cosmetics, film, and synthetic leather and- serve as- matting agent for paints and act as filler for coated printing papers. Fine silica products are...Read More »
Fluon® Melt Processable Compounds Enhance High-Performance Parts and Components
Customized compounding yields superior performance characteristics over standard fluoropolymer resins EXTON, Pa. – Because custom melt processable fluoropolymer compounds have become important materials for parts and components used in automotive, industrial, aerospace, transit and appliance applications, AGC FluoroCompounds Group offers Fluon-® Melt Processable Compounds. Fluon Melt...Read More »
AGC Develops New Refrigerant With One-Sixth the Environmental Impact
Amolea™ refrigerant dramatically reduces global warming potential for air conditioning systems EXTON, Pa. – AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. has announced that its parent company AGC has developed Amolea™, a new refrigerant technology. Amolea will dramatically reduce global-warming potential (GWP) for air conditioning systems. It will provide one-sixth of the GWP of conventional refrigerant...Read More »
New Sunbesta-ZV Multi-Layer Fuel Hose Meets Today's Automotive Requirements and Tomorrow's Challenges
EXTON, Pa. – As the evaporative emission standards for cars become more severe year by year, lower fuel permeation, higher heat resistance and better adhesion properties are required. Overall performance is improved by using AGC's current two-layer tube system, Sunbesta, which the automotive market has utilized for years. Today, AGC has announced the release of Sunbesta-ZV, the next generation...Read More »
Fluon ETFE Rotolining Powders Provide Superior Corrosion Protection for Tanks, Valves, Pipes, Pumps, and Vessels
AGC Chemicals Americas product showcased at Chem Show 2013, Booth #451 EXTON, Pa. — AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. announces that its Fluon-® ETFE powders are ideal for seamless rotolining of industrial equipment used in chemical processing applications in the food, petroleum and potable water/wastewater industries. Rotolining vessels with ETFE is superior to traditional sheet lining methods...Read More »
Cationic Fluoropolymer helps products repel water, grease.
Suited for sizing in paper, paperboard, and pulp molding applications, FDA-approved AsahiGuard AG-E070 is based on C6 chemistry and imparts oil, grease, and water resistance in paper products without incurring processing and performance problems. Water-based cationic fluoropolymer is PFOA-free at or above detection limits, has no VOCs or APEO, and does not typically require any additional water...Read More »
Specialty Fluoroelastomer withstands aggressive oils.
Classified as Type 4 FKM by ASTM standards, AFLAS-® 200P offers optimized performance at cold temperatures (Tg = -13-Read More »