Press Release Summary:
In addition to chain extender and crosslinker, NEXAMITEÂ® PBO Multifunction Additive is effective as compatibilizer and acid scavenger in manufacture of virgin polymer blends, engineeringÂ plastics, and recycling of mixed plastics. Product optimizes melt viscosity, hydrolytic stability, and heat resistance, which is useful in variety of industries. Applications range from surfboards and gym mats to aircraft wings and rotor blades.
Original Press Release:
Nexam Chemical Introduces NEXAMITE® PBO
-- strong performance in many application areas
Nexam Chemical introduces a new multifunctional additive with intended use as chain extender and crosslinker. NEXAMITE®PBO is also an effective compatibilizer and acid scavenger in the manufacture of virgin polymer blends, engineering plastics and recycling of mixed plastics.
Added values using NEXAMITE® PBO are:
Improved hydrolytic and thermal stability
Allows for the use of low viscosity polymers
Enables for upgrading of spent and recycled material
Allows for controlled branching and crosslinking degree
Makes possible for the compatibilization of polymer blends
NEXAMITE®PBO technology improves melt viscosity, hydrolytic stability and heat resistance, which is useful in a variety of industries. The chemical, physical and mechanical properties, along with the ease of formulating better performing materials provides opportunities to use NEXAMITE®PBO in a wide range of plastic materials and manufacturing processes.
“Both the end customers and material developers will benefit from NEXAMITE®PBO’s strong performance in many application areas” says Daniel Röme, Director Business Development & Innovation at Nexam Chemical.
Samples and quotation of NEXAMITE®PBO are available today.
Please visit www.nexamchemical.com/pbo for more information.
For further information please contact:
Dr. Daniel Röme
Director Business Development & Innovation
+46 (0)734 27 48 44
Technical Marketing Coordinator
+46 (0) 768 68 8715
About Nexam Chemical
Nexam Chemical is a Swedish company with a world-leading technology within its area for heat-activated crosslinking of plastics and polymers. The company develops, manufactures and markets unique heat-activated crosslinkers to the plastics market. A company description and more information about the business will be found on www.nexamchemical.com. The company’s Certified Adviser is Remium Nordic AB.