Celanese Showcases Fortron® PPS for Under-Hood Automotive Applications

  Celanese Showcases Fortron® PPS for Under-Hood Automotive Applications

   Technical presentations to be delivered at ITB Automotive Engine Air and
                             Cooling Systems 2014

Business Wire

DALLAS -- May 30, 2014

Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials
company, will be delivering technical presentations about new Fortron® PPS
(polyphenylene sulfide) productivity and processing properties for automotive
applications at the ITB Automotive Engine Air and Cooling Systems 2014
conference on Thursday, June 5 at the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel in Novi,
Michigan.

Fortron PPS is a semi-crystalline polymer often used to replace metals and
thermosets in various automotive, electrical/electronics, aerospace, fluid
handling, and industrial and consumer applications.

Using advanced polymer technology and processes, Celanese manufactures Fortron
PPS, which is designed to excel at high continuous-use, under-hood
temperatures. Fortron PPS offers excellent dimensional stability, inherent
flame resistance and broad chemical resistance — including automotive/aircraft
fuels and fluids, strong acids and bases (pH 2 to 12) — even at elevated
temperatures up to 240 degrees Celsius (464 degrees Fahrenheit).

Visit Fortron PPS to learn how Celanese develops a leading composite solution
that can replace aluminum, steel and die-cast metals and other materials in
throttle body valves, crankshaft flanges, water pump housings and impellers,
thermostat housings, air management systems, as well as alternative and
bio-fuel applications, and hybrid powertrain components.

Technical presentations featuring Fortron PPS:

  *June 5^th at 8:30 a.m. Central Time
    Ke Feng, Product Technologist, Celanese Corporation
    Topic: New PPS Compounds with Improved Productivity and Processing
    Properties

  *June 5^th at 5:00 p.m. Central time
    James Mechowski, Sales Manager, IVP Plastics
    Topic: Gas Assist Molding Process for Tubular Cooling Parts

About Celanese

Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of
differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major
industries and consumer applications. With sales almost equally divided
between North America, Europe and Asia, the company uses the full breadth of
its global chemistry, technology and business expertise to create value for
customers and the corporation. Celanese partners with customers to solve their
most critical needs while making a positive impact on its communities and the
world. Based in Dallas, Texas, Celanese employs approximately 7,400 employees
worldwide and had 2013 net sales of $6.5 billion. For more information about
Celanese Corporation and its product offerings, visit www.celanese.com or our
blog at www.celaneseblog.com.

All registered trademarks are owned by Celanese International Corporation or
its affiliates.

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Contact:

Celanese Corporation
Media Relations Americas:
Stephen Cushard, +1-859-372-3164
Stephen.Cushard@celanese.com
or
Media Relations Europe (Germany):
Henning Küell, +49-69-45009-1797
Henning.Kuell@celanese.com
or
Media Relations Asia (Shanghai):
Amber Zhao, +86-21-3861-9222
Tong.Zhao@celanese.com
 
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