Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. produces and markets specialty materials and chemicals used in various consumer and industrial applications. The company operates in three segments: Consumer Specialties, Specialty Materials, and Performance Coatings. Consumer Specialties segment produces specialty chemicals targeting the personal care, pharmaceutical, and food and beverage industries. Its products include Carbopol acrylic thickeners, film formers, fixatives, emollients, silicones, botanicals, active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates, benzoate preservatives, fragrances, synthetic food dyes and natural colorants. Specialty Materials segment supplies chlorinated polyvinyl chloride r...
9911 Brecksville Road
Cleveland, OH 44141-3247
Founded in 1870
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. Announces Distribution Agreement with Bjorn Thorsen
Mar 26 14
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc. has entered into a distribution agreement with Bjorn Thorsen for the distribution of its Merquinsa legacy TPU technologies for adhesives, injection molding, extrusion and compounding applications in Finland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania and Norden countries, which include Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Such technologies include recent innovations in the aliphatic TPU range with excellent color stability upon UV exposure-commercialized under Estane Engineered Polymers and Pearlthane TPU. In addition, Lubrizol has expanded its previous aliphatic TPU extrusion offering for ballistic glass and protection film, by improving the performance of Pearlthane D91T80 and developing new Pearlthane D91T86 for molded parts. These aliphatic TPU innovations have been designed for automotive, sports and recreation, and electronics applications, such as watchbands, smartphones and headphones, and are a highly suitable material for weatherable electronic devices and wearable products that help monitor the health of the user.