AKRON (June 2, 2008) — Sartomer Co. Inc. has introduced a new diene-based thermoplastic polyurethane designed for the rubber and plastic market.
The addition of 7840 TPU enables formulators to apply urethane properties to standard rubber formulations.
The material can be processed using standard rubber and thermoplastic equipment, the firm said. Applications include polymer/rubber modification, tie layers, barrier layers, adhesives, sealants, hoses and tubing, wire and cable, footwear, film, coatings, and sheet.
For details on the 7840 TPU, call 610-594-7360 or visit www.sartomer.com.