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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.

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. 

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.
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.

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.

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

SOL FR® - flame retardants made from natural cellulose

SOL FR® - flame retardants made from natural cellulose

The new generation of environmentally friendly silicone-nitrogen FR cellulose fiber SOL FR® is made from raw materials including natural cellulose and flame retardants. SOL FR® is produced through spinning and solidifying after a grafting reaction between cellulose solution and new silicon-nitrogen flame retardants, which can remain its original frameshape after burning without releasing toxic smoke and exerting bad effect on natural environment after its waste degradation, overcoming the current problems of poisonous gas released by burning phosphorus-containing flame-resistant fabric and water eutrophication in the process of waste degradation.

The filament and stable fiber produced by this technique can be used to make into military protective clothing, firefighter uniform, knitting and weaving textile products for household and public interior furnishings.

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.

Polyhydroxides (Polyols)

Polyhydroxides (Polyols)

Bio-replacements for polyesters, flexible and rigid foams, paints, coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers and more.

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.

OrganoWood; Environmentaly friendly wood & woodprotection

OrganoWood; Environmentaly friendly wood & woodprotection

OrganoWood is perfect for public Environments as well as private properties. Kindergardens, schools, parks, housing and much more. Protected Wood for cladding, decking, fencing etc. * Silver-gray finish * Durable * Minimum maintenance * Free from harmful Chemicals * Environmentally Friendly
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.

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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