Polymax Thermoplastic Elastomers, Inc

TPE Grades provides low compression set for sealing applications.
Materials

TPE Grades provides low compression set for sealing applications.

Engineered to deliver low compression set performance for gasket and seal application, Styrenic thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) grades P32-010 and P32-011, can replace TPV elastomers. Compression set of 60 shore A P32-011 has 16% at RT, 26% at 70°C, and 38% at 100°C for 22 hrs, while 40 shore A P31-010 has 20% at RT, 27% at 70°C, and 48% at 100°C. Along with low odor, properties include...

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TPE Feed Mat helps solve mealtime problems.
Communication Systems & Equipment

TPE Feed Mat helps solve mealtime problems.

By retaining high ductility and strength, 78 shore A TPE P21-093A helps satisfy need for pet feeders specifically designed to prevent rapid and hasty eating by pets. Product can be colored and molded into complex shapes with good surface finish. Slip resistance property helps prevent sliding and food spillage. Material is recyclable, top rack dishwasher safe, and free of PVC, metal, latex, and...

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Materials

Low Hardness TPE targets weather seal applications.

With high tear strength and 40 shore A hardness, D6940 Thermoplastic Elastomer offers alternative to TPV elastomers for weather seal applications that require low deformation stress, rubber-like seal recovery, UV resistance, and paint stain resistance. Product provides low compression set of 14% at 23°C and 36% at 70°C. No pre-drying is required prior to extrusion.

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PolymaxTPE Receives USP Class VI Approval for New Thermoplastic Elastomer in Medical Applications
Materials

PolymaxTPE Receives USP Class VI Approval for New Thermoplastic Elastomer in Medical Applications

Waukegan, Ill.,Â- – PolymaxTPE, a manufacturer of premier quality thermoplastic elastomers, announced USP Class VI approval for a new TPE material designed for use in medical and biopharmaceutical applications. MT-1205I was developed to address the increasing demand for medical TPE tubing applications. This transparent elastomer is a high-purity compound with low leachables and...

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Transportation Industry Products

Thermoplastic Elastomers withstand extreme conditions.

Developed using custom-engineered production machinery, Thermoplastic Elastomer Materials perform under very high and low temperatures, during medical sterilization procedures, and in demanding environmental conditions. Some TPEs are formulated to endure exposure to ultraviolet light, abrasion, caustic substances, and flammable conditions. Typical applications are found in automotive, healthcare,...

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Materials

Thermoplastic Elastomers serve sensory-sensitive applications.

Suited for applications in food and beverage packaging, transport, and storage, sensory-sensitive thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs)Â- include specialty compounds and formulations that can be used to manage permeation of CO2, water vapor, and oxygen in addition to improving sealing properties. Grades meet most food and beverage contact standards of FDA, EU, and GB; are fully recyclable;...

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Company News

Polymax TPE to Boost Output of TPE Compounding Facility in Waukegan, Ill.

Company's New Production Line to Add 8 Million Pounds of Capacity WAUKEGAN, Ill., January 16, 2018 – Polymax Thermoplastic Elastomers LLC, a leading manufacturer and custom compounder of thermoplastic elastomers (TPE), has announced plans to increase the size of its production operation, adding about 8 million lb of annual capacity. The company has added a new compounding line to expand...

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TPE Grades provides low compression set for sealing applications.
Materials

TPE Grades provides low compression set for sealing applications.

Engineered to deliver low compression set performance for gasket and seal application, Styrenic thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) grades P32-010 and P32-011, can replace TPV elastomers. Compression set of 60 shore A P32-011 has 16% at RT, 26% at 70°C, and 38% at 100°C for 22 hrs, while 40 shore A P31-010 has 20% at RT, 27% at 70°C, and 48% at 100°C. Along with low odor, properties include...

Read More »
TPE Feed Mat helps solve mealtime problems.
Communication Systems & Equipment

TPE Feed Mat helps solve mealtime problems.

By retaining high ductility and strength, 78 shore A TPE P21-093A helps satisfy need for pet feeders specifically designed to prevent rapid and hasty eating by pets. Product can be colored and molded into complex shapes with good surface finish. Slip resistance property helps prevent sliding and food spillage. Material is recyclable, top rack dishwasher safe, and free of PVC, metal, latex, and...

Read More »
Materials

Low Hardness TPE targets weather seal applications.

With high tear strength and 40 shore A hardness, D6940 Thermoplastic Elastomer offers alternative to TPV elastomers for weather seal applications that require low deformation stress, rubber-like seal recovery, UV resistance, and paint stain resistance. Product provides low compression set of 14% at 23°C and 36% at 70°C. No pre-drying is required prior to extrusion.

Read More »
PolymaxTPE Receives USP Class VI Approval for New Thermoplastic Elastomer in Medical Applications
Materials

PolymaxTPE Receives USP Class VI Approval for New Thermoplastic Elastomer in Medical Applications

Waukegan, Ill.,Â- – PolymaxTPE, a manufacturer of premier quality thermoplastic elastomers, announced USP Class VI approval for a new TPE material designed for use in medical and biopharmaceutical applications. MT-1205I was developed to address the increasing demand for medical TPE tubing applications. This transparent elastomer is a high-purity compound with low leachables and...

Read More »
Transportation Industry Products

Thermoplastic Elastomers withstand extreme conditions.

Developed using custom-engineered production machinery, Thermoplastic Elastomer Materials perform under very high and low temperatures, during medical sterilization procedures, and in demanding environmental conditions. Some TPEs are formulated to endure exposure to ultraviolet light, abrasion, caustic substances, and flammable conditions. Typical applications are found in automotive, healthcare,...

Read More »
Materials

Thermoplastic Elastomers serve sensory-sensitive applications.

Suited for applications in food and beverage packaging, transport, and storage, sensory-sensitive thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs)Â- include specialty compounds and formulations that can be used to manage permeation of CO2, water vapor, and oxygen in addition to improving sealing properties. Grades meet most food and beverage contact standards of FDA, EU, and GB; are fully recyclable;...

Read More »

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