Apilon 52

Thermoplastic polyurethanes with excellent physical-mechanical features, and a high degree of adaptability for many uses . Ther are divided into polyester and polyether offering a range of hardness between 48 Sh.A and 75 Sh.D.

Applications

  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Building & Construction
  • Clothing/Fashion Apparel
  • Cosmetics & Personal care
  • Engineering
  • Footwear
  • Furniture
  • Medical
  • Packaging
  • Sporting Goods
  • Toys/Gadgets

Technical details

Characteristics

  • Rigid grades with hardness in the range 40-72 ShD
  • Soft grades with hardness in the range of 40-75 ShA and abrasion resistance < 50 mm3 (DIN 53516)
  • Soft grades with hardness in the range of 75-90 ShA and abrasion resistance < 25 mm3 (DIN 53516)
  • Special haptic compound provides a rubbery, matt effect
  • Grades with enhanced transparency
  • Recyclable

Transformation technologies

  • Injection moulding
  • Extrusion
  • Hard/soft overmoulding
  • Coagulation
  • Calendering