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Published on January 1, 2008

Exxpro Nylon DVA: A New Innerliner Technology

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Date Published January 1, 2008
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This Report has been authored by:Tracy K. Reine at ExxonMobil Chemical Co.

A dynamically vulcanized alloy (DVA) pellet of EXXPRO elastomer and nylon available for conversion into a film for innerliner application offers substantial weight reduction opportunities by virtue of it’s very high impermeability as well as a spliceless innerliner manufacturing advantage. This paper will introduce ITEC delegates to the EXXPRO nylon DVA extrusion process as it would apply to tire innerliners.