Bio-based Building Blocks & Speciality Additives for Engineering Plastics, Elastomers & Foams
Croda Coatings & Polymers will showcase its range of sustainable solutions that boost performance in a range of polymers and applications; from smooth and tough bio-based materials for 3D printing, to self-healing polyimides, to increased toughness in polylactic acid(PLA) and strong, lightweight engineering plastics for automotive applications.
There is an ever increasing demand for products, such as bioplastics, which meet the needs of the environmentally conscious consumer. Croda’s speciality ingredients meet this trend and offer flexibility, water resistance, impact strength, better flow, colour stability and many more properties in a wide variety of polymers. These polymers include polyesters, polyamides, polyimides, COPE, PET and polyurethanes.
We are part of Croda, the name behind the high performance ingredients and technologies in some of the biggest, most successful industrial and consumer brands.
Our business, Coatings & Polymers, focusses on innovating, manufacturing and selling speciality additives, bio-based building blocks and surfactants to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers around the world.
For over a century, sustainability has been at the heart of our business. That’s why our innovations satisfy demanding customers and end specifiers, enabling them to respond to growing environmental awareness and legislative changes. We have evolved into the responsible and dedicated partner we are today, using science to bring new and durable concepts into selected markets. We innovate for niche segments within engineering plastics, composites, elastomers and foams, which are constantly seeking higher performing and differentiated ingredients to improve quality of daily life.
Our experts have in-depth knowledge of the benefits our ingredients bring in customer formulations. Working together as one global team within a flexible and locally operating structure puts us in the position to listen, adapt and respond quickly to individual and marketwide customer needs. Having sales, R&D and manufacturing locations around the globe, makes us a reliable partner and direct supplier of high quality speciality ingredients.