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Lubrizol at FEICA 2017: to Display its Latest TPU Innovations

Published on 2017-09-08. Author : SpecialChem

The Lubrizol Corporation's Engineered Polymers business announces its involvement in FEICA 2017-European Adhesive and Sealant Conference & Expo in Santa Margherita di Pula, Sardinia, Italy-September 13-15, 2017. Lubrizol will participate with a technical paper, as well as exhibit its latest Pearlbond™ TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) novelties at stand #12.

Lubrizol at FEICA

Highlights at FEICA


Lubrizol's presentation at FEICA 2017 on Thursday, September 14, is titled "High Performance TPU Expands the Universe of Adhesive Solutions" and will highlight the latest engineered polymer developments. Lubrizol's technical team has expanded the universe of Pearlbond TPU solvent-free solutions that improve process ability and enhance high-performing properties of an already very versatile material, TPU.

Innovative Adhesive Solutions


Lubrizol offers products which enable adhesive manufacturers to find differentiated technologies in their formulations for reactive hot melts or hot melt adhesives, providing:

  • High-adhesion for bonding of any substrates in the textile market, applied to cotton, polyester, nylon, fibers and rigid substrates.
  • Very elastic and flexible material which is applied in diverse end applications granting breathability and high U.V. resistance.
  • Versatility allowing a large number of combinations of properties to provide a solution for the broad array of problems formulators and designers encounter today.

Gonzalo Löwenberg, global technical business manager, adhesives, Engineered Polymers, notes, "Recent developments are the result of facing head-on the challenges brought by industry megatrends which are regarded as key drivers for the growth of the adhesives and sealants industry. Lubrizol has developed solutions to these megatrends, like non-toxic, non-yellowing, bio-based* materials or a more elastomeric, high-speed process that avoids the use of aggressive solvents. We will continue to listen to our customers and contribute to sustainable technology applications."

Visit Lubrizol at FEICA from September 13-15, 2017 in Sardinia, Italy to find out more about our engineered polymer solutions commercialized under Pearlbond™ TPU, Pearlstick™ TPU and Estane® TPU brands.

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Source: Lubrizol
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