Latest Vistamaxx Stories

2008-11-13 15:00:22

ExxonMobil Chemical's Vistamaxx(TM) specialty elastomers and resins targeted at flexible and rigid food packaging applications have received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) under the Food Contact Notification process. These grades, used in compounding and films, are also compliant with the compositional requirements of the EU-Directive 2002/72/EC for use in contact with food. Based on ExxonMobil Chemical's proprietary Exxpol(TM) metallocene technology, Vistamaxx...

2008-07-23 18:00:41

ExxonMobil Chemical's Santoprene(TM) thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) 8291-85TL bonds directly to metal to simplify weatherseal fabrication. This grade is suitable for virtually any automotive weatherseal application where metal and TPV surfaces can be joined in a co-extrusion process. Santoprene TPV 8291-85TL is used as a tie layer between a TPV and the metal portions of a weatherseal. Because of a strong cohesive chemical bond with the metal, it eliminates solvent-based primer and...

2007-05-21 15:00:35

ExxonMobil Chemical has introduced a new softer version of the Santoprene™ thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV) that bond with engineering thermoplastics (ETPs). Santoprene TPV 45 B100 is the latest addition to ExxonMobil Chemical's rapidly expanding bonding portfolio which now includes 25 Santoprene TPV grades that bond with ETPs, nylons, metals and various polyolefins. With demand increasing, additional bonding grades are in development. "We have had specific requests from OEMs and...

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