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Biodegradable and effective chelating agent from Nouryon

Biodegradable and effective chelating agent from Nouryon

Dissolvine® GL is a high-performing chelating agent produced from monosodium L-glutamic acid (MSG) which is a biobased naturally occurring amino acid.

Readily biodegradable and offers a high solubility over a wide pH range without sensitizing human skin.

Dissolvine® GL meets the requirement as a safer chemical by the U.S. EPA’s Design for the Environment program and CleanGredients as well as being recognized as safe by numerous international institutions.

Paxymer – halogen free (non-halogenated) flame retardant synergist

Paxymer – halogen free (non-halogenated) flame retardant synergist

Paxymer is a patented, green, synergistic flame retardant technology for polyolefins. Paxymer is compatible with halogen free technologies for polyolefin plastics. Paxymer boost the performance of the halogen free flame retardants - allowing for lower dosage of additive and total FR with maintained burning performance. Paxymer offer cost savings of up to 20% and improvement in mechanical and processing properties.

BioFoam Packaging (EPLA)

BioFoam Packaging (EPLA)

BioFoam is a new patented foam that is comparable to Airpop (EPS-expanded polystyrene). It looks similar in structure and has more or less the same properties as Airpop. The major difference is that Airpop is made of polymers that are based on fossil raw materials (a finite resource). The raw material for BioFoam consists of biopolymers, which are made of vegetable materials (an infinite resource). This makes BioFoam the first foam to have an organic base. The consequence is that BioFoam, like Airpop, can be reused. In addition, it is biodegradable and it can be industrially composted at high temperatures under the influence of moisture and bacteria. BioFoam is durable and is suitable for long-term use in virtually all technical and packaging applications

Green Polyurethane™ - Zero Isocyanates, Zero VOC

Green Polyurethane™ - Zero Isocyanates, Zero VOC

Hybrid Coating Technologies has developed "Green Polyurethane™" -- a safer, hybrid polyurethane for use in composities, coatings, foam, adhesives and sealants. Instead of using isocyanates, which cause skin and breathing problems and workplace asthma, the technology uses a hardener that contains a patented biodegradable "Hydoxy Urethane Modifier." The technology is in production and currently being sold in the USA, South America and Europe. 

good natured Plant-Based Desk Accessories

good natured Plant-Based Desk Accessories

From paper clip dispensers and pencil holders, to stackable desk trays and vertical file holders, all our desk accessories are made with 85% plant-based materials.

Biodegradable Loose Fill – FARMfill

Biodegradable Loose Fill – FARMfill

FARMfill is a loose fill that alternates the traditional loose fill produced from expanded polystyrene. This product is made completely from corn and contains no petroleum based ingredients.
NatSurFact All Natural BioSurfactant

NatSurFact All Natural BioSurfactant

NatSurFact™ is a novel, sulfate- and phosphate-free line of biosurfactants that outperforms petroleum-based conventional surfactants in a variety of commercial applications.  All natural, with low eco-toxicity, low irritation, and readily biodegradable, NatSurFact™ is based on biosynthesized rhamnolipids. With orders of magnitude lower critical micelle concentrations than industry standard ingredients, NatSurFact™ is a more cost-effective ingredient for industries ranging from personal care and household cleaners to agriculture and manufacturing.

True non-phthalate plasticizer for close to human use: Pevalen™

True non-phthalate plasticizer for close to human use: Pevalen™

Pevalen™ is a true non-phthalate plasticizer with uncompromising performance. It is the perfect choice for sensitive applications, such as products in direct human contact, e.g. apparel and accessories, sports & leisure products, automotive interiors or other indoor applications such as floors or wall coverings in homes and public spaces.

Pevalen™ (chemical name pentaerythritol tetravalerate or PETV) has a unique performance not matched by any other plasticizer product with high plasticizing efficiency in combination with low migration and volatility. The unique combination of properties and its total-cost efficiency makes it a versatile and often superior plasticizer for both suspension and emulsion applications such as molded parts, films & sheets, coated fabrics - including artificial leather and other plastisol applications.

good natured Plant-Based Compost Bins

good natured Plant-Based Compost Bins

Compost collectors are made with 90% plant-based materials.

Fully porous fluorine free functional membrane

Fully porous fluorine free functional membrane

We offer a patented platform technology to produce fully porous, waterproof and highly breathable membranes. Our final membranes are a two phase composite of the chosen polymer and stearic acid, a naturally occuring fatty acid. The process allows recycling of all used solvents and only uses a hard salt template and any acid for pore forming.

Green Chrome Technology - Cr (VI) Free - Alternative to Electroplating.

Green Chrome Technology - Cr (VI) Free - Alternative to Electroplating.

Decorative elements and surface engineering are contributing significantly in creating recognition values between brands in automotive industry but also in general engineering applications.

Chrome surfaces in different glossiness grades are applied on polymer substrates for interior and exterior trims. Different technical specifications like corrosion and scratch resistance but also resistance to thermal loads and solar radiation need consideration.

The increasing awareness for human health and environment protection is leading to industrial processes complying with current and coming regulations. Cromatipic® is an environmental friendly and Cr(VI) free technology for plastic metallization. The 2-layer-system (lacquer+PVD) is recognized as alternative for automotive and general engineering applications.

Nofia® Homopolymers - Halogen Free Polymeric Flame Retardants for Plastics

Nofia® Homopolymers - Halogen Free Polymeric Flame Retardants for Plastics

Nofia homopolymers have an exceptionally high limiting oxygen index of 65%, which makes it particularly well suited to be used as Flame Retardant additives. Nofia homopolymers are transparent, high flowing polymers with a glass transition temperature of about 90-105°C. The different grades have different molecular weights.

Exolit® OP non-halogenated flame retardants – Patented chemistry for more safety

Exolit® OP non-halogenated flame retardants – Patented chemistry for more safety

The Exolit® OP products are phosphorus-based flame retardants that allow polyamide and polyester compounds to achieve stringent fire safety standards such as the UL94- V0 rating down to thin thicknesses and for all colors.

Halogen free flame retardant for PP applications - HFFR 00228 PP

Halogen free flame retardant for PP applications - HFFR 00228 PP

HFFR 00228 PP is recommended for PP applications where low halogen level are required (Under 2000,1500,1000 PPM). Let down ratio : 2.5-5% for for UL 94 V2 , IEC 61386 , LPS 1207 etc

good natured Recyclers & Waste Bins

good natured Recyclers & Waste Bins

All our recyclers and waste bins are made with 90% plant-based material.

Bio-based 5-HMF as formaldehyde substitute in UF, MF and PF resins

Bio-based 5-HMF as formaldehyde substitute in UF, MF and PF resins

Bio-based 5-HMF has the potential as economically and ecologically interesting formaldehyde substitute in UF, MF and PF resins

Kieserol Acetonersatz: Acetone alternative for composites. Resin remover

Kieserol Acetonersatz: Acetone alternative for composites. Resin remover

Product is free of hazardous ingredients.

Kieserol KF11 GFK cleaner is an alternative product for the use of acetone in the GRP industry (glass fiber plastic).

A low-viscosity detergent based on polyvalent esters with a mild, pleasant odor. Kieserol KF11 GFK cleaner is ideal for cleaning tools, molds, equipment, barrels, containers, dosing equipment and much more. It is also used as a cleaning agent for PU (polyurethane) and PE (polyethylene) resins and solvents for polyester and polystyrene.

KIESOTON . Acetone Substitute (Acetonersatz)

KIESOTON . Acetone Substitute (Acetonersatz)

KIESOTON . Acetone Substitute is a new environmental friendly solvent based cleaner, free of labelling. It is used to remove ink, paint, graffiti, grease, resins and other stickies from metal surfaces, glass and other hard surfaces.

Exolit® AP non-halogenated flame retardants – making polyurethanes safer

Exolit® AP non-halogenated flame retardants – making polyurethanes safer

The Exolit® AP products are phosphorus-based flame retardants for polyurethanes that allow meeting stringent emission and migration requirements, because they are inorganic solids with low vapor pressure and solubility. Furthermore stringent fire safety standards such as the FMVSS 302 (SE), EN 13501-1 (E) or DIN 4102 (B2) can be passed.

Cyrene a biobased alternative to NMP, DMF and similar solvents

Cyrene a biobased alternative to NMP, DMF and similar solvents

Cyrene is a bioderived dipolar aprotic solvent and a safe alternative to petrochemical derived solvents such as NMP, DMF and DMAC

Glacial Acrylic Acid

Glacial Acrylic Acid

Bio replacement for propylene-based glacial acrylic acid for polymers, acrylates, resins, plastics, fibers, paints, coatings, adhesives, elastomers and others.

Poly(propiolactone)

Poly(propiolactone)

This is a high molecular weight (HMW) biodegradable polymer with attractive mechanical and physical properties that make it suitable for packaging and other thermoplastic applications. This aliphatic polyester is stable, easily transportable and cost-competitive.

UV disinfection for industrial applications

UV disinfection for industrial applications

AQUAWORKER is specifically developed for water disinfection in tough environments. AquaWorker stops harmful microorganisms from entering water systems (e.g. cooling systems) and reduces the risk for biological growth in circulation systems.

Extremely durable materials meet the tough demands of the corrosive industrial environment (chemicals, salinity, ambient humidity and shifting water temperatures) to ensure long-term, trouble-free operation. AquaWorker can be installed in fresh or seawater applications.

Nofia® Reactive Oligomers - Halogen Free Flame Retardants for Resin Systems

Nofia® Reactive Oligomers - Halogen Free Flame Retardants for Resin Systems

Nofia® OL1001 and Nofia OL3001 Oligomers are low molecular weight, reactive flame retardant additives. The oligomers are phosphorus based additives with phenolic end groups suitable for flame retarding thermoset resins, such as unsaturated polyesters, epoxy, polyurethane and polyurea. They are transparent and highly soluble in polyols and in the typical solvents used in thermoset resin processing.

Halogen free flame retardant for Polyolefin extrusion - HFFR 00G62 EVA

Halogen free flame retardant for Polyolefin extrusion - HFFR 00G62 EVA

HFFR 00G62 EVA is intended for Polyolefin extrusion in a Masterbatch for PS, ABS, PVC, LDPE, LLDPE, PP, HDPE plastics.

Isocyanates

Isocyanates

Novomer produces and develops Biocyanate™ Isocyanates through a novel route that does not require the use of the environmentally dangerous chemical phosgene. These plant-based renewable isocyanates are organic compounds that contain at least one isocyanate group, a functional group with the formula R-N=C=O.

Consumer goods made from Elephant Grass instead of plastics

Consumer goods made from Elephant Grass instead of plastics

vibers is a new high tech material from nature, made out of Elephant Grass.

A biobased and biodegradable alternative to plastics.

viber consumer goods include plates, bowls, pots and bekers.

Packaging made from Elephant Grass instead of plastics

Packaging made from Elephant Grass instead of plastics

vibers is a new high tech material from nature, made out of Elephant Grass.

A biobased and biodegradable alternative to plastics.

vibers is available for production companies as granulate for injection moulding or foil for thermoforming.

Gluten free and tested according to EU 10/2011 directive for food contact.

Exolit® OP 560 low-emission, non-halogenated flame retardant for polyurethanes

Exolit® OP 560 low-emission, non-halogenated flame retardant for polyurethanes

Exolit® OP 560 is a phosphorus-based flame retardant that allows meeting stringent emission and migration requirements, because it becomes an integral part of the polyrethane polymer by chemical reaction. Furthermore, stringent fire safety standards such as the FMVSS 302 (SE), BS 5852 (Crib 5), FAR 25.853 appendix F, part II and more can be passed.

Saltex BioFill™ - a 100% natural infill material for artificial turf

Saltex BioFill™ - a 100% natural infill material for artificial turf

Saltex BioFill™ is a planted-based infill material for artificial turf that is extracted from sugar cane. It is industrially processed and completely organic, biodegradable and recyclable. It is produced carbon neutral in a controlled environment and based on non-GMO renewable feedstock. It complies with REACH as an article. When Saltex BioFill™ migrates out of the field this will have no impact on the environment. The material is certified biodegradable and will break down in seawater.

Microcellulose Powder

Microcellulose Powder

FineCell’s Microcellulose Powder is a micro-sized cellulosic material made from plant fibers. 

It's a sustainable reinforcement for thermoplastic composites (e.g. automotive interiors, consumer goods) and paper-based composites (e.g. renewable packaging).

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