14/02/2011

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Ford uses Merquinsa's bio TPU

Ford Motor Company's initiative in the use of sustainable materials prompted the selection of Pearlthane ECO for the console door and proved that such material substitutions can be done cost effectively, the Spanish TPE specialist points out. With the new materials in this part, Ford has realized a cost savings proving that environmentally green parts can be green by netting cost savings for the company too."With Pearlthane ECO moulded parts, Ford is reducing its impact on the environment while setting the standard for performance and aesthetic design", said Dennis Lauzon, Merquinsa North America VP and General Manager.Merquinsa's headquarters are in Barcelona, Spain with regional centers in Asia and North America.

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