Kraiburg TPE Flame retardant compounds

Editor: Briggette Jaya

Germany –Thermoplastic elastomers specialist Kraiburg will be presenting its new and expanded products, together with new applications in the automotive, industry, consumer and medical sectors.

The flame retardant TPE compound has been devloped for the construction industry.
The flame retardant TPE compound has been devloped for the construction industry.
(Source: Kraiburg)

A highlight will be flame retardant compounds of the FR/AD1 series. The thermoplastic elastomers of its Thermoplast-K portfolio were developed for applications in the construction industry, where they are used to ensure flexible cable installation in flush-mounting boxes. The material is flame retardant in accordance with UL94 and has the flammability class V0. It also has good adhesion with ABS and PC in 2-component injection moulding. The flame retardant compounds are highly elastic and are free of latex, PVC and halogen. Other exhibits include materials for drinking water applications that comply with European certifications, and under-the-hood automotive applications.

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