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Zytel®

Applications: Jacketing & Insulation, Other Devices & Assemblies, Connectors

Product Families: Polyamides

Chemical Family: Polyamides

Polymer Name: Polyamide 66 (PA 66)

End Uses: Wire & Cable Applications, Electrical/Electronic Applications, Electrical Connectors

For manufacturers across a number of industries, Zytel® HTN high-performance polyamide resin is the choice for reducing weight, improving strength, enhancing durability, increasing thermal performance, and simplifying processing. The Zytel® family of products is available in a variety of grades that sustain high strength and stiffness over a wide range of temperatures, chemicals, and moisture exposure. Zytel® HTN is widely used to replace metal parts that must withstand high temperature tolerances (such as engine cooling, handheld devices, and non-halogenated connectors), while reducing cost and weight. In both PPA grades and structural grades, Zytel® HTN solutions enhance performance in a diverse array of applications.

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Delrin®

Applications: Other Devices & Assemblies, Other Automotive Applications, Safety Systems

Product Families: Polyacetals

Polymer Name: Polyacetal Homopolymer (POM)

End Uses: Electrical/Electronic Applications, Automotive Applications, Safety Equipment

Leading companies across the globe specify Delrin® acetal resin from Dupont for high-load mechanical applications, including gears, safety restraints, door systems, conveyor belts, healthcare delivery devices, and other demanding products and parts. Delrin® acetal (Polyoxymethylene POM) is an ideal ingredient in parts designed to replace metal. It combines low-friction and high-wear resistance with the stiffness and strength such applications require. It provides a wide operating temperature range (-40° C to 120° C) and exceptional colorability. It also mates well with metal and other polymers, and it offers dimensional stability in precision molding. Compared to acetal copolymer, Delrin® acetal homopolymer offers higher tensile strength, stiffness, creep and fatigue resistance, and significantly higher impact resistance. The combination of these excellent mechanical properties in a single material allows for thinner, lighter-weight parts, shorter molding cycles, and potential cost savings thanks to its higher impact resistance. Authentic Delrin® acetal resin is available exclusively from DuPont distributors, in stock shapes (sheets, rods, tubes).

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Kalrez®

Applications: Aerospace & Aviation, Photovoltaic Components, Packaging & Assembly Materials

Product Families: Parts & Shapes, Fluoroelastomers

Chemical Family: Fluoropolymers

Polymer Name: Perfluoroelastomer (FFKM)

End Uses: Valves, Flanges, Hot Glue Delivery Nozzle

From aerospace and chemical processing to chip manufacturing and oil and gas applications, DuPont™ Kalrez® elastomers are engineered to provide more stability, more resistance, and more effective sealing. Period. While DuPont didn't invent o-rings or specialty sealants, it has a 40-year track record of innovation and development, creating sealants that stand up to the most challenging operating environments. Aside from its cleanliness and purity, Kalrez® polymer chains are engineered to be one of the most inert polymer structures available, standing up to more than 1,800 different chemicals while offering high-temperature stability. Kalrez® perfluoroelastomer (FFKM) parts are manufactured to the highest quality standards. Every part has documented traceability, and these parts provide one of the longest, most predictable lifespans in industry. The long-term, proven performance of Kalrez® parts can mean less frequent seal changes, repairs, and inspections, increasing process and equipment uptime for greater productivity and yield.

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MOLYKOTE® Speciality Lubricants

Applications: Automotive Fluids & Lubricants, Fluids & Lubricants

Product Families: Lubricants & Oils

Chemical Family: Silicones, Lithium Complexes, Mineral Oils

MOLYKOTE® Specialty Lubricants are trusted by engineers, OEMs and product designers worldwide for their ability to meet tough lubrication challenges. From saving energy by reducing friction and wear to improving safety and comfort by reducing NVH, MOLYKOTE® is Smart Lubrication.

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Hytrel®

Applications: Food & Beverage Packaging, Jacketing & Insulation, Aftermarket Parts & Components

Product Families: Thermoplastic Polyester Elastomers (TPE-E)

Chemical Family: Polyesters

Polymer Name: Thermoplastic Copolyester Elastomer (TPC-ET)

End Uses: Thermoforming Applications, Cast Films, Tubing

DuPont™ Hytrel® TPC-ET thermoplastic elastomer combines the flexibility of rubber with the strength and processability of thermoplastics. Manufacturers prefer parts made with Hytrel® for their resilience, heat and chemical resistance, as well as their strength and durability. Hytrel® drives innovative design, enabling the development of unique parts with multiple performance characteristics. This versatile thermoplastic elastomer resin can flex in multiple directions, cycle after cycle, long after rubber would break. Its durability has made it an essential ingredient in automotive components such as the Constant Velocity Joint (CVJ) boot, which must endure an average of 150,000 miles of pounding over a wide range of temperatures. DuPont™ Hytrel® RS delivers all of the benefits of Hytrel®, yet it contains up to 60 percent renewably sourced materials from biomass, making it an excellent product for applications demanding renewably sourced options

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Zytel® HTN

Applications: Fuel Systems, Other Industrial Applications, Connectors

Product Families: Polyamides

Chemical Family: Polyamides

Polymer Name: Polyamide 6T/XT (PA 6T/XT), Polyphthalamide (PPA), Polyamide 6T/66 (PA 6T/66)

End Uses: Fuel Flange, Scr Structural Components, Flanges

For manufacturers across a number of industries, Zytel® HTN high-performance polyamide resin is the choice for reducing weight, improving strength, enhancing durability, increasing thermal performance, and simplifying processing. The Zytel® family of products is available in a variety of grades that sustain high strength and stiffness over a wide range of temperatures, chemicals, and moisture exposure. Zytel® HTN is widely used to replace metal parts that must withstand high temperature tolerances (such as engine cooling, handheld devices, and non-halogenated connectors), while reducing cost and weight. In both PPA grades and structural grades, Zytel® HTN solutions enhance performance in a diverse array of applications.

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BETASEAL® Adhesives

Applications: Adhesives & Sealants, Transportation Assembly, Electronics Adhesives

Product Families: Adhesives, Sealants, Coatings

Chemical Family: Polyurethanes (PU), Silanes

Labeling Claims: Solvent-free

BETASEAL® adhesives have been used to bond stationary glass in vehicles. Today, it is also used to seal and fill gaps in electric vehicle battery packs. BETASEAL® glass bonding systems consist of BETAPRIME® primers, and BETACLEAN® cleaners, and BETASEAL® urethane adhesives to provide a total solution for glass bonding applications. Innovative formulations provide a wide range of mechanical properties to suit all manufacturer requirements and are compatible with all vehicle production processes.

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Zytel® LCPA

Applications: Chassis & Brake, Fuel Systems, Other Automotive Applications

Product Families: Polyamides

Chemical Family: Polyamides

Polymer Name: Polyamide 612 (PA 612)

End Uses: Connectors, Fuel Lines, Gears

Zytel® LCPA flexible polymer materials provide an innovative and growing portfolio of long-chain polyamides with excellent thermal, chemical, and hydrolysis resistance. The various grades of Zytel® LCPA are designed to meet specific performance needs, including everything from high temperature resistance and stiffness to lower fuel and gas permeability. This important product family continues to expand. With science-driven innovation, DuPont has chemically modified PA610 and PA612 products, adding two new polymer series to the Zytel® LCPA portfolio. Zytel® RSLC 4000 and Zytel® LC 7000 offer a step change improvement over existing grades, both products meet customer needs for salt resistance and increased flexibility. The expanded portfolio provides increased resistance to chemicals and cracking, excellent yield and stiffness balance, and blow-molding compatibility. The Zytel® LCPA line also includes one of the industry and rsquo's widest arrays of innovative, renewably sourced (RS) materials. The RSLC grades are partially or entirely derived from non-food biomass. They provide performance properties that enable companies to reduce the use of fossil fuels in polymer feedstock, even in demanding applications.

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TPSiV®

Applications: Other Devices & Assemblies, Appliances & Electronics, Other Consumer Goods Applications

Product Families: Thermoplastic Vulcanizates (TPV)

Chemical Family: Silicones

Polymer Name: Thermoplastic Silicone Vulcanizate (TPSiV), Thermoplastic Vulcanizate (TPV)

End Uses: Electrical/Electronic Applications, Electronic Accessory Cases, Soft Touch Applications

When you combine the strength, toughness, and abrasion resistance of a thermoplastic elastomer with the soft silkiness, UV and chemical resistance, and colorability of silicone, you get DuPont TPSiV®. TPSiV® products incorporate vulcanized silicone modules in a thermoplastic matrix. But unlike traditional thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs), they can be recycled and reused in your manufacturing processes. This makes them remarkably versatile and reliable for a range of applications. Durable, yet both silky and non-tacky (dirt resistant), TPSiV® Thermoplastic Elastomers deliver exceptional performance and aesthetics in products ranging from consumer electronics to plumbing supplies.

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Vespel®

Applications: Aerospace & Aviation, Other Semiconductor Applications, Pumps, Turbines & Compressors

Product Families: Parts & Shapes, High Performance Thermoplastics

Chemical Family: Polyimides (PI)

Polymer Name: Thermoplastic Polyimide (TPI), Polyimide (PI)

End Uses: Bearings, Aerospace Applications, Industrial Applications

Temperature extremes, high friction, and heavy loads? Vespel® has outperformed other engineering materials under the most severe conditions since 1965. Highly demanding applications like aerospace components, semiconductor processing, automotive manufacturing, and energy production rely on Vespel® parts to keep their equipment running. Vespel® polyimide materials provide continuous operation at cryogenic to high temperatures; low wear and low friction at high PV in lubricated or unlubricated environments; outstanding creep, strength, and impact resistance; exceptional dimensional stability; low thermal expansion; and easy machinability. Vespel® makes lighter weight parts not only practical, but, in many cases, better than standard metal, ceramics, and other engineering polymers such as PEEK (polyether ether ketone) and PAI (polyamide-imide). With design centers in Asia, Europe, and the Americas, DuPont technicians collaborate with customers to combine materials science with design to produce high-performance parts and keep production running smoothly. Vespel® parts and shapes, both custom and stock, have been tested and proven effective in highly demanding applications around the globe. They are available in sheet, rod, tube, plaque, bar, disk, ring, ball, and custom machined parts.

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Crastin®

Applications: Powertrain & UTH, Housings & Enclosures, Other Automotive Applications

Product Families: Polyesters & Copolyesters, Blends & Alloys

Chemical Family: Polyesters, Styrenics

Polymer Name: Polybutylene Terephthalate (PBT), Thermoplastic Polyester, Styrene Acrylonitrile Copolymer (SAN)

End Uses: Fasteners, Housings, Machine/Mechanical Parts

With more than 100 grades, Crastin® PBT is the resin of choice for cost-effective high-performance across a wide range of industrial applications. Designers, engineers, and manufacturers rely on Crastin® PBT for stiffness and toughness, superior electrical insulation pr operties, and exceptional surface finishes. Crastin® is also preferred for its excellent dimensional properties and stability versus moisture as well as its heat resistance. Crastin® is extremely versatile. It's available in FDA and EU approved grades for food and cosmetics applications, and it meets the most-stringent electrical insulation standards. It enables DuPont to offer the industry's largest portfolio of EIS pre-approved by Underwriters Laboratories (UL) grades and recognized to IEC standards. DuPont™ Crastin® PBT offers manufacturers the advantage of superior flow qualities. It's easy to process on conventional injection molding machines. It is available in a wide range of grades designed for low-warpage, hydrolysis resistance, and for blow-molding and extrusion. With Crastin®, DuPont materials science experts help customers gain cost efficiency without compromising on performance.

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BETAFORCE® Composite Bonding Adhesives

Applications: Transportation Assembly, Other Battery Materials, Body Shop & Repair

Product Families: Adhesives

Chemical Family: Polyurethanes (PU)

For high-performance bonding in lightweight multi-material vehicles, BETAFORCE® composite bonding adhesive enables significant weight reduction, acoustic performance and corrosion protection. Design flexibility is maintained while processing performance and sustainability goals are achieved. BETAFORCE® is an ideal choice for joining carbon fiber and glass fiber composites and other dissimilar materials in a variety of lightweight designs, including modular assemblies. It can be used to bond coated metals like steel to aluminum, carbon fiber panels to steel or aluminum, and sheet molding compound (SMC) to aluminum. Recent formulations of BETAFORCE® offer a cycle time of around one minute and are currently being used for mass series production. Open times can be adjusted to accommodate specific mounting requirements in the plant, such as a quicker curing time by infrared treatment, and the initial adhesion requires no additional fixing tools.

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BETAMATE® Structural Adhesives

Applications: Transportation Assembly, Body Shop & Repair

Product Families: Adhesives

Chemical Family: Epoxy & Epoxy Derivatives

BETAMATE® structural adhesives deliver advanced solutions for bonding similar and dissimilar substrates, closures, and body structures, enabling improved load carrying capabilities, vehicle stiffness, durability, design flexibility, and weight reduction.As an example of what BETAMATE® can help you achieve, this is what happens when a mid-size vehicle with 50 meters of BETAMATE® is operated for one year: 10 kg primary mass reduction; 17 kg total weight savings with mass decompounding; 0.62 percent improvement in fuel efficiency; 32.6 kg carbon dioxide reduction BETAMATE® structural adhesives offer high-performance adhesion to automotive substrates such as steel, aluminum, magnesium, and composites. It replaces welds and mechanical fasteners, reducing fatigue and failure commonly encountered with traditional processes, and substantially increasing manufacturing efficiencies.

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BETATECH™

Applications: Electrical & Electronic Systems, Other Battery Materials

Product Families: Adhesives

Chemical Family: Epoxy & Epoxy Derivatives, Polyurethanes (PU)

Maintains thermal conductivity in EV batteries to help control temperature. Thermal management for battery modules is essential to safety and long service life. Dispensable BETATECH™ offers significant advantages when applied between the battery cells and the cooling plate as part of the assembly process. BETATECH™ is part of our AHEAD™ initiative, which demonstrates our commitment to meeting the needs of the mobility market.

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Minlon®

Product Families: Polyamides

Chemical Family: Polyamides

Polymer Name: Polyamide 66 (PA 66)

Minlon® provides excellent chemical resistance and retention of properties at high temperatures, while enhancing stiffness, strength, and warp resistance. Minlon® reinforced nylon exhibits better dimensional stability and creep resistance than unreinforced nylon, and lower warpage than glass-reinforced nylon. As a result, Minlon® reinforced nylon resin is a workhorse polymer commonly used in big industrial parts and demanding automobile applications. It can be processed readily in conventional thermoplastic molding equipment, providing versatility and potential efficiency. Minlon® has been widely tested and proven for a wide range of applications, making it easier to collaborate with DuPont experts to meet the specific performance, cost and production needs of new applications.

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Rynite®

Applications: Other Automotive Applications, Other Devices & Assemblies, Other Parts & Components

Product Families: Polyesters, Polyesters & Copolyesters

Chemical Family: Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET), Polyesters

Polymer Name: Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET), Thermoplastic Polyester

End Uses: Automotive Applications, Electrical/Electronic Applications, Electrical Components

Rynite® unites the best properties of reinforced polyethylene terephthalate (PET) with easier processability to produce high-performance parts. With its lightweight, glass-reinforced composition, dimensional stability, durability, and high-gloss finish, Rynite® is preferred across a wide range of applications, particularly as a replacement of die-cast metals and thermosets. This stiff, UV resistant polymer offers a balance of thermal, mechanical, and chemical properties that make it ideal for electrical and electronic parts. Rynite® offers superior flow characteristics as well, which means it fills complex, thin-walled molds with less injection pressure than is needed with other resins a big advantage in the miniaturization of parts. Rynite® polyethylene terephthalate (PET) helps make electrical devices, photovoltaic panels, switches, and other critical energy components stronger and reliable. It's one big reason why DuPont offers the industry's largest portfolio of pre-approved Underwriters Laboratories (UL) electrical insulation systems (EIS) and recognized to IEC standards products.

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Liveo™

Applications: Pharmaceutical Processing, API Manufacturing, Excipients & Coatings

Product Families: Formulation & Processing Aids, Medical Grade Lubricants

Chemical Family: Silicones

End Uses: Medical Devices

Inspired by the terms "live" and "to be alive," Liveo™ reflects our drive to create innovative next-generation solutions that can help patients live life to the fullest. Built on a strong foundation and unmatched heritage from Dow Corning, Liveo™ medical-grade silicone solutions provide safety and patient benefits and help customers address a wide range of healthcare challenges. The broad Liveo™ product portfolio of performance materials is supported by DuPont Healthcare’s legendary expertise, transformational science and competencies in connected solutions.

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THIXON®

Applications: Transportation Assembly

Product Families: Adhesives

THIXON® bonding agents can be custom-formulated for the specific bonding requirements of various substrates and conditions. We also offer a full line of low-VOC and HAP-compliant systems to help reduce emissions. THIXON® performs well in extremely severe environments and is suited for many automotive applications.

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Multiflex®

Applications: Other Automotive Applications

Product Families: Styrenic Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE-S)

Chemical Family: Styrenics

Polymer Name: Styrenic Thermoplastic Elastomer

End Uses: Automotive Applications

MULTIFLEX® thermoplastic elastomers from DuPont are excellent replacements for thermoset rubber in highly demanding automotive applications. They help reduce costs through streamlined processing and combine design freedom with recyclability. From interior features such as cup holders and mat bins to airbag covers and exterior weather seals, MULTIFLEX® offers the industry exceptionally high performance in a wide range of applications. In addition to exceptional colorability and resistance to color degradation, it is resistant to alcohols, acids, aqueous solutions, bases, and detergents. Plus, it has high thermal and electrical properties.

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Elvamide®

Applications: Sports & Fashion, Sports & Recreation, Seating

Product Families: Other Resins & Binders, Polyamides

Chemical Family: Polyamides, Amides

Polymer Name: Polyamide (unspecified)

Elvamide® resins offer excellent abrasion resistance and high tensile strength, but are softer and more flexible than conventional nylons. Elvamide® nylon multipolymer resins are thermoplastic polyamides that combine the inherent toughness of nylon with ease of processing in solvents and melt systems. Elvamide® resins offer excellent adhesion to nylon yarn, and thread bonding properties which can allow for higher sewing rates and less downtime. Elvamide® is alcohol-soluble, and easy to use in applications for multi- and monocord bonding. Its bonding qualities provide greater abrasion resistance, for heavy sewing applications. The high melting point of the resins in the Elvamide® family also prevents gumming up at elevated needle temperatures in high-speed sewing. Only 4% to 10% Elvamide® is required for excellent bonding, making it economical to use. The resins consistent performance supports efficient manufacturing processes.

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MEGUM®

Applications: Transportation Assembly

Product Families: Adhesives

MEGUM® rubber-to-substrate adhesives are used to bond a variety of elastomer compounds to metal and plastic substrates including steel, stainless steel, aluminum, zinc, copper, polyamides, polyacetals, polyesters, and PTFE. Most formulations are low-viscosity, organic, solvent-based solutions and/or dispersion of polymers and other reactive chemicals. Water-based formulations are also available.

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Vamac® Heat And Chemical Resistant Ethylene Acrylic Elastomers

Product Families: Other Thermoset Rubbers

Polymer Name: Ethylene Acrylic Elastomer (AEM)

End Uses: Wire & Cable Applications, Automotive Applications, Hoses

Vamac® ethylene acrylic elastomer is used across the globe for automotive powertrains and other applications that require heat and chemical resistance, as well as those that demand specific rubber-like qualities. Vamac® also helps provide longevity in powertrain applications and air management systems, and delivers long-term durability in other environments with diverse chemical exposure over a broad temperature range. Vamac® is becoming the preferred elastomer for a variety of demanding automotive applications. In engine and transmission seal applications, Vamac® provides resistance to service fluids and retains sealing properties while under compression. Vamac® also ensures transmission lip seals which can withstand pressure, in both hot and cold environments. DuPont’s experts have extensive experience working with customers to find new ways Vamac® can improve the performance of their applications. DuPont provides global support with local technical assistance in more than 65 countries.

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BETAWIPE® Surface Activators

Applications: Body Shop & Repair

Product Families: Coatings

Used with our BETASEAL® or BETAMATE® adhesives, BETAWIPE® surface activators quickly and easily prepare automotive glass and many other substrates for bonding. BETAWIPE® promotes adhesion, improving the strength of bond cross-linking between the substrate and adhesive. It is available for OEM and aftermarket customers around the world.

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MULTIBASE™

Applications: Appliances & Electronics, Housings & Enclosures, Other Devices & Assemblies

Product Families: Additive Masterbatches, Processing Aids, Performance Additives

Chemical Family: Silicones

End Uses: Sporting Goods, Appliances, Housings

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BETAPRIME® Glass & Body Primers

Applications: Transportation Assembly, Body Shop & Repair

Product Families: Coatings

Chemical Family: Sulfur-based Compounds, Isocyanates

As part of BETASEAL® glass bonding systems, BETAPRIME® glass and body primers promote adhesion to vehicle bodies and inhibit rust in small nicks and scratches. They also simplify glass installation for structural bonding and sealing. BETAPRIME® primers come in a variety of formulations with optimum benefits for specific applications, meet all OEM requirements, and are available globally for OEM and aftermarket customers.

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BETALINK® Plastic Bonding Systems

Applications: Transportation Assembly, Body Shop & Repair

Product Families: Adhesives, Sealants

Chemical Family: Polyurethanes (PU)

BETALINK® K1 and K2 adhesives are OEM-quality products that let you repair body trim, wheel-arch extensions, spoilers, and other items easily without drilling. BETALINK® K1 adhesive is a simple one-component adhesive that doesn't requireprimer on most painted surfaces and plastic trim parts. BETALINK® K2 adhesive is a two-component solution that offers very short drive-away time in all weather.

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BETACLEAN® Cleaners

Applications: Transportation Assembly, Body Shop & Repair, Industrial Cleaning

Product Families: Ready-to-Use Cleaners, Other Functional Additives

BETACLEAN® cleaners provide advanced surface preparation and are a vital part of the adhesive repair process for direct glazing, as well as sealing and bonding of body panel repairs. Additionally, BETACLEAN® can be used to remove excess uncured adhesives from a variety of finished and unfinished surfaces. With a proven track record of providing exceptional performance, lowering costs, and reducing assembly times, our urethane adhesive glass bonding systems are used by original equipment manufacturers worldwide. BETACLEAN® cleaners, BETAPRIME® primers and BETASEAL® adhesives together provide a total solution for glass bonding installation, structural bonding, and sealing.

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BETAFILL® Seam Sealants

Applications: Sealants, Transportation Assembly, Body Shop & Repair

Product Families: Adhesives, Sealants

Chemical Family: Polyurethanes (PU)

These single-component polyurethanes offer permanent elasticity and good adhesion properties to a variety of substrates, making them ideal for manufacturing and repair applications such as panel sealing, gap filling, and finishing. BETAFILL® helps prevent moisture intrusion that can lead to corrosion while also protecting interior compartments from dust, dirt, fumes, and moisture. The sealants also may provide acoustical and thermal management advantages.

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Tedlar®

Applications: Roofing Sheets, Exterior Insulation & Finishing Systems (EIFS), Siding & Trim

Product Families: Parts, Shapes & Films

Chemical Family: Fluoropolymers

Polymer Name: Polyvinyl Fluoride (PVF)

End Uses: Acoustic Barrier, Laminates, Medical/Healthcare Applications

DuPont™ Tedlar® surface protection film provides superior surface protection for a variety of materials and industries.  Whether it’s protecting people from the elements or surfaces from scuffs and stains, DuPont™ Tedlar® PVF film provides durable, long-lasting protection from the inside out. From buildings and transportation to aerospace and graphics, Tedlar® surface protection film delivers enduring value for you and your customers.