Press release date: March 10, 2015
Company to Showcase New Materials at Upcoming NPE2015 Tradeshow

Waukegan, Ill., – Polymax Thermoplastic Elastomers, Inc., a leading manufacturer and custom compounder of thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) materials, today announced the availability of an expanded line of premium quality TPE for use in extreme conditions applications.

Developed using new product formulations and custom-engineered production machinery, the company’s extreme conditions application materials are designed to perform under very high and very low temperatures, during medical sterilization procedures and demanding environmental conditions.

Some of the new TPEs are formulated to endure exposure to ultra-violet light, abrasion, caustic substances and flammability conditions. This new collection will be featured at the upcoming NPE2015 tradeshow in Orlando, FL March 23-27, 2015 (PolymaxTPE Booth #S19058, South Hall Level 1).

“As a leader in thermoplastic elastomer material formulation and compounding, we continue to focus on the needs of our customers by expanding the range of technical performance of our products,” said PolymaxTPE President Dr. Martin Lu. “PolymaxTPE materials that can endure rigorous conditions are particularly important in the automotive, healthcare and industrial market segments.”

PolymaxTPE has a full-service facility in Waukegan, Illinois which produces the company’s range of more than 500 grades of thermoplastic elastomers, develops next-generation TPE innovations, and provides custom-developed materials and technical service. All PolymaxTPE materials are produced with stateof-the-art production and testing equipment from leading American and German manufacturers to ensure premium quality, consistency, and performance at optimum production speed and cost.

For specific product information or to inquire about sales, please contact Tom Castile at 262-565-8659.