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6. December 2022

What are viscosity index improvers?

Viscosity index improvers are polymer additives that modify the viscosity variations of lubricants at high and low temperatures.Read more

13. October 2022

What are elastomers?

Elastomers are rubber-like polymers with (visco)elastic properties. There is a wide range of different types for any application.Read more

23. June 2021

Styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene thermoplastic elastomer (SEBS)

Styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene is a thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) with physical properties of rubber and high thermal stability and weathering resistance.Read more

5. March 2021

What is TPE?

TPEs are a class of materials that combine the processing advantages of thermoplastics with the performance properties of elastomers.Read more