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Lubrizol Announces Participation in IWCS

 
 

 

 

 

CLEVELAND, November 8, 2013 - The Lubrizol Corporation announces that it will be participating at the 2013 IWCS Suppliers' Exhibition in Charlotte, North Carolina from November 11-13, at Booth 218.

In addition to its wide-range of Estane® Engineered Polymers, Lubrizol will be highlighting its expanded high-temperature, easy-to-process specialty TPU (thermoplastic polyurethane) resins with the introduction of Estane TS92AP7. Not only formulated for maximum abrasion and chemical resistance, Estane TS92AP7 features excellent high temperature resistance. With its 125°C rating, Estane TS92AP7 is the next generation of high-temperature-resistant TPUs for cable jacketing and injection molded components.

Estane TPUs have been used for more than 50 years as wire and cable jacketing because of their reliability and flexibility. Estane TS92AP7 extends the range of temperature resistance significantly. "Estane TS92AP7 will enable our customers to meet more stringent temperature specifications with excellent chemical and abrasion resistance required in high-demanding markets from oil and gas to transportation" says Viviana Wilson, North American wire and cable market segment manager, Lubrizol Engineered Polymers.

Extreme conditions call for extreme polymers. Estane Engineered Polymers protect wire and cable jacketing in some of the toughest environments. Stop by booth #218 for more information or visit www.lubrizol.com/engineeredpolymers.

Lubrizol is more than a leading supplier and manufacturer of polymer solutions; Lubrizol is a proven and trusted partner for its customers. With 50+ years of experience and a worldwide network that includes formulation design, manufacturing, R&D, technical service labs and cutting-edge technologies, Lubrizol helps make our customers' products a bit more amazing. Our extensive polymer portfolio includes resins that can be bio-based*, recyclable**, light stable, flame retardant, solvent-free, adhesive, breathable or chemically resistant.

Lubrizol Engineered Polymers are highly versatile, easy-to-process polymers that can be utilized in film and sheet, extrusion, blow molding, injection molding, over molding, calendaring and solution coating processes for industrial, sports and recreation and electronics applications.

About The Lubrizol Corporation
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a technology-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers' products while reducing their environmental impact. It produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets. These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, as well as additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of specialty resins and additives.

With headquarters in Wickliffe, Ohio, Lubrizol owns and operates manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol has approximately 7,000 employees worldwide. Revenues for 2012 were $6.1 billion. For more information, visit Lubrizol.com.

All marks are owned by The Lubrizol Corporation.

* Bio-based content as certified in accordance with ASTM D-6866

** Recyclability is based on access to a readily available standard recycling program that supports such materials. Products may not be recyclable in all areas.

Media Contact
Michael Priola
+1 216 447-5697        
Lubrizol

Web Sites:
www.lubrizol.com
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