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K 2019: Dow’s New Portfolio of High-performance Silicone Elastomers

Published on 2019-10-01. Author : SpecialChem

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Dow will be presenting its full portfolio of high-performance SILASTIC™ silicone elastomers at K 2019. Dow’s SILASTIC™ technologies help meet customer manufacturing requirements in various applications such as consumer goods, electrical industry and automotive industry.

Performance, Reliability, Safety and Aesthetics


The technology is useful in demanding applications where performance, reliability, safety and aesthetics are essential. Charles Zimmer, Global Director for Engineered Materials and Advanced Elastomers said, "K 2019 gives an opportunity to connect with global customers to discuss SILASTIC™ silicone elastomers."

Flexible Solutions for Enhanced Characterisitics

Wide Range of SILASTIC™ are available for customers to meet their specific needs in areas such as viscosity, adhesion, fluid or heat aging, hardness, color or preform.

Attendees at K 2019 will be able to experience first-hand many products powered by:

  • SILASTIC™ Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR)
  • Fluorosilicone Rubber (FSR)
  • Moldable optical and High Consistency Rubber (HCR) technologies
  • Turbocharger hoses,
  • Connectors,
  • 3D printed silicone elastomers parts
  • Seals
  • Gaskets
  • Lighting applications

Sustainable Plastics and Rubbers

The company continue to identify ways to address key global market requirements and accelerate innovation and sustainability throughout the rubber and plastics industry. Dow seeks better ways to serve customers through increased SILASTICTM production capacity by enabling more consistent, reliable, and productive production lines.

Source: Dow
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