10/02/2014

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TPOs based on raw materials from renewable sources

The physical and mechanical properties of the "green” compounds are said to be comparable to conventional TPOs. Available in hardnesses ranging from 70 Shore A to 66 Shore D they can be processed in injection moulding, extrusion, extrusion-blow moulding and overmoulding and are available in various grades suitable for contact with food, in accordance with the European 10/2011/EC standard and/or American FDA regulations.Possible fields of applications include personal care, building, packaging, furnishing, and automotive.
The Italian compounder is a pioneer in the development of soft bioplastics. With Apigo Bio the company extends its range of materials in this area that includes already the Apinat and Apilon 54 series.

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