Solvay’s Sinterline® technology combined with MMI Technyl® Design shape the future of 3D printed functional automotive parts

Solvay, a global leader in advanced polyamide solutions, is strengthening its Sinterline® Technyl® polyamide 6 (PA6) offer for additive manufacturing of functional parts with MMI® Technyl® Design1. Benefiting from a proven track record in injection technologies, this predictive simulation platform now offers a major step towards the design optimization of 3D printed technical parts.

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Solvay launches “Smart Molecule” heat performance technology Technyl® REDx

Solvay, a world leader in polyamide-based performance materials, launched at K 2016 Technyl® REDx, a new heat performance polyamide 6.6 (PA66) integrating a unique “smart molecule” self-reinforcement technology. This innovative material, which builds on Solvay Engineering Plastics’ proven heat performance expertise, outperforms conventional specialty polymers in demanding thermal management systems, especially in the automotive industry.

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Solvay Announces New Technyl® Range Development for Demanding Automotive Electronic Applications

Solvay Engineering Plastics, a world leader in polyamide materials, announces at Chinaplas 2016 the development of a new Technyl® range for the demanding environment of automotive electronics. This new family of both unfilled and glass fiber reinforced, and heat-stabilized engineering plastics will have a specified and controlled halogen content tailored to fit sensitive electrical and electronic automotive applications.

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Solvay Launches New Technyl® Halogen-Free Flame Retardant Range to Address Consumer Electronics Miniaturization and Aesthetics Challenges

Solvay Engineering Plastics, a world leader in polyamide-based performance materials, has unveiled at this year’s Chinaplas an advanced PA6.6 polymer technology to offer the possibility of further miniaturization and enhanced aesthetics to the consumer electronics market in Asia; home of industry’s largest manufacturing base. This innovative solutioncombines the characteristics of halogen-free flame retardancy with high flow and lowmigration, while reducing corrosion during the injection process.

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Solvay Obtains Extensive Drinking Water Contact Approvals of its Technyl® Portfolio for Plumbing Applications

Solvay Engineering Plastics, a world leader in polyamide-based performance materials, today announced that its entire range of Technyl® PA6.6 and Technyl® eXten PA6.10 materials for plumbing applications has obtained full drinking water contact approvals from the following leading certification authorities: NSF-61 (U.S.); WRAS (UK); ACS (France); KTW and W270 (Germany).

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Solvay Announces New Application Testing Laboratory in Shanghai to Support Technyl® Customers’ Growth in Asia

Solvay Engineering Plastics, a world leader in polyamide-based performance materials, announces the creation of a dedicated part testing laboratory in Shanghai, China, to support the growth of its customers in the Asia region. Starting end of this year, this first Application Performance Testing (APT®) center outside Europe aims at accelerating the development and validation of Technyl® applications for automotive, consumer and electrical markets.