ExxonMobil Petroleum & Chemical BVBA of Machelen at K 2019 in Düsseldorf -- K Trade Fair
Rubber & TPE

ExxonMobil Petroleum & Chemical BVBA

Hermeslaan 2, 1831 Machelen
Belgium

Hall map

K 2019 hall map (OA Hall 10): stand 10.1

Fairground map

K 2019 fairground map: OA Hall 10

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.010  Bioplastics
  • 01.01.010.17  Compounds/Blends
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.018  Compounds (Polymer blends)

Compounds (Polymer blends)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.038  Masterbatches
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.079  Polyethylene PE-LLD
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.01  Thermoplastics
  • 01.01.118  Impact modifier
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.02  Thermoplastic elastomers
  • 01.02.003  Thermoplastic elastomers dynamically crosslinked, TPE-V/TPV

Thermoplastic elastomers dynamically crosslinked, TPE-V/TPV

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.02  Thermoplastic elastomers
  • 01.02.015  TPV-thermoplastic vulcanised material
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.05  Rubbers
  • 01.05.013  Ethylene/propylene terpolymers (EPDM)

Ethylene/propylene terpolymers (EPDM)

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.08  Adhesives and glues
  • 01.08.008  Pressure sensitive adhesives

Pressure sensitive adhesives

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.08  Adhesives and glues
  • 01.08.017  Hot melt adhesives
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.052  Flexibilisers

Flexibilisers

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.059  Adhesives
  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.104  Secondary plasticisers

Secondary plasticisers

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.116  Processing auxiliaries

Processing auxiliaries

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.10  Additives
  • 01.10.126  Plasticiser

Plasticiser

  • 01  Raw materials, auxiliaries
  • 01.14  Others
  • 01.14.009  Cable compounds

Cable compounds

  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.03  Supplying
  • 02.03.002  Plastics products and parts for automotive
  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.03  Supplying
  • 02.03.003  Plastics products and parts for building applications

Plastics products and parts for building applications

  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.03  Supplying
  • 02.03.005  Plastics products and parts for household/consumer
  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.03  Supplying
  • 02.03.006  Plastics products and parts for electro-/household appliance

Plastics products and parts for electro-/household appliance

  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.03  Supplying
  • 02.03.009  Plastics products and parts for agriculture
  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.03  Supplying
  • 02.03.014  Plastics products and parts for food processing industry

Plastics products and parts for food processing industry

  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.03  Supplying
  • 02.03.015  Plastics products and parts for transport/packaging

Plastics products and parts for transport/packaging

  • 02  Semi-finished products, technical parts and reinforced plastics
  • 02.04  Product groups
  • 02.04.002  Films

Our products

Product category: Barrier plastics

Barrier films for food packaging

ExxonMobil’s polyethylene portfolio, including Exceed™ XP and Exceed™ performance polymers, delivers extreme performance in barrier films for thermoformed packaging. These high-integrity films protect and preserve food quality and enhance food safety, while delivering cost savings across the value chain.

Oppera™ modifiers are used in the manufacturing of transparent or opaque films with added stiffness and barrier properties in many applications including food packaging.  They enable the production of downgauged films, reducing raw material consumption while extending shelf life and product freshness.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/flexible-food-packaging

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Applications
Food

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Barrier plastics

Barrier films for liquid packaging

ExxonMobil Chemical performance polymers help protect and preserve liquid products with extremely damage-resistant packaging that can withstand the most demanding environments such as bag-in-box bladder films, pillow and stand-up pouch films that are laminated or non-laminated, and flexi-tank container liners – include liquid products such as wine, milk, oil, juice and detergent.

For more information, visit  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/liquid-packaging

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Applications
Beverages

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Barrier plastics

Hygiene and personal care barrier plastics

Improve barrier performance, fit and fabric comfort in medical nonwovens with a wide range of products from ExxonMobil Chemical. These include Vistamaxx™ performance polymers, ExxonMobil™ PP, Achieve™  Advanced PP, Escorez™ tackifying resins, and Exceed™ and Enable™ performance PE polymers.

Diapers and absorbent articles
Vistamaxx™ performance polymers, ExxonMobil™ PP, and Achieve™ Advanced PP introduce new possibilities for spunbond and meltblown nonwoven processes. Offering ease of processing, softness, strength, and improved barrier performance, they enable customers to add value in a range of applications.

Backsheet films
Exceed™  XP, Exceed™ and Enable™ performance polymers can create thinner, breathable and non-breathable backsheet films while maintaining excellent mechanical properties for high-quality hygiene products such as diapers, training pants, feminine care and adult incontinence products. Significant cost savings are possible through improved cast and blown extrusion line speeds, higher throughput and downgauging.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/consumer-products/hygiene-and-personal-care



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Applications
Cosmetics/Personal Care

Product category: Barrier plastics

Agricultural barrier plastics

Silage film
Exceed™ XP performance PE polymers allow the development of new-to-the-world, cost-effective silage film solutions. Agriculture films protect and preserve agricultural harvests through all types of weather.  By maintaining integrity in demanding conditions, this prevents damage in the field and during handling, reducing the risk of waste and spoilage.

Silo bags
Silo bags used by farmers to store and protect grains and silage need to be extremely tough and durable with tear and puncture resistance, and good dimensional stability. Silo bag films made with Exceed™ XP performance polymers deliver extreme toughness while providing opportunities to downgauge and reduce costs.

Mulch film 
Exceed™ XP performance PE polymer allow the development of new-to-the-world, cost-effective mulch film solutions that protect and preserve agricultural harvests through all types of weather.  By maintaining integrity in demanding conditions, this prevents damage in the field and during handling, reducing the risk of waste and spoilage.  Long-lasting mulch films help increase crop production rates.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/agriculture

 

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Applications
Cultivation, Protection (field, greenhouse)

Target Products
Film/Sheet, Barrier

Product category: Barrier plastics

Building and construction barrier films

Exceed™ XP performance PE polymers deliver exceptional tear, puncture and barrier performance in geomembranes and liners for highly demanding building and construction applications.

For more information, visit  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/building-and-construction

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Applications
Construction

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Compounds/Blends

New possibilties for product innovation

Vistamaxx™ performance polymers are semi-crystalline polyolefin with tunable amorphous content which enables a wide variety of unique polymer attributes.  They can create new possibilities for product innovation by tailoring end-product attributes such as toughness, cling, sealability, clarity, dispersion, adhesion, elasticity and flexibility. 

Compounding for consumer products
Vistamaxx™ performance polymers can tailor properties to make durable and aesthetic products that suit your consumer needs.

Compounding for food and beverage containers
Excellent for airtight seals, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers keep food fresh and protect aromas while offering cost-effective packaging.

Compounding for industrial products
Create long-lasting products that are easy to install and meet tough performance specifications with Vistamaxx™ performance polymers.

Compounding for rigid packaging
Vistamaxx™ performance polymers can improve impact strength and clarity to create durable and appealing products.

Masterbatch
Compared to standard reference masterbatches, such as those based on high density polyethylene, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers allow you to increase filler loading without sacrificing compound performance and also provide opportunities to reduce costs.

For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/compounding

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Applications
Packaging, Food, Consumer Goods, Industrial

Product category: Compounds (Polymer blends)

New possibilities for product innovation

Vistamaxx™ performance polymers are semi-crystalline polyolefin with tunable amorphous content which enables a wide variety of unique polymer attributes.  They can create new possibilities for product innovation by tailoring end-product attributes such as toughness, cling, sealability, clarity, dispersion, adhesion, elasticity and flexibility. 

Compounding for consumer products
Balanced properties to make durable and aesthetic products that suit your consumer needs.

Compounding for food and beverage containers
Excellent for airtight seals, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers keep food fresh and protect aromas while offering cost-effective packaging.

Compounding for industrial products
Create long-lasting products that are easy to install and meet tough performance specifications with Vistamaxx™ performance polymers.

Compounding for rigid packaging
Vistamaxx™ performance polymers can improve impact strength and clarity to create durable and appealing products.

Masterbatch
Compared to standard reference masterbatches, such as those based on high density polyethylene, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers allow you to increase filler loading without sacrificing compound performance and also provide opportunities to reduce costs.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/compounding

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Applications
Food, Transport, Consumer Goods, Industrial

Product category: Masterbatches

Increased filler loading, lower cost

Compared to standard reference masterbatches, such as those based on high density polyethylene, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers allow you to increase filler loading of masterbatches without sacrificing compound performance and also provide opportunities to reduce costs.  

 For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/compounding/masterbatch

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Product category: Polyethylene PE-LLD

ExxonMobil LLDPE for optimal balance of toughness and stiffness

ExxonMobil™ and ExxonMobil™ NTX linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) resins offer an optimal balance of toughness and stiffness.

Linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE) resins are used to produce a wide range of products. They are commonly processed neat or in blends with LDPE and/or HDPE.

ExxonMobil™ NTX LLDPE product grades are versatile and cost-effective for a wide range of flexible film applications using both blown and cast film operations.  Available in Latin American and North American markets.

For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polyethylene

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Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Impact modifier

Portfolio of impact polymer-modifiers from ExxonMobil

Exxelor™ polymers 
Exxelor polymer resins are used to enhance the performance of a variety of engineered thermoplastics and other technical polymers. They are based on functionalized elastomeric and polyolefinic polymers and are produced through reactive extrusion.

Vistamaxx™ performance polymers
Vistamaxx performance polymers are semi-crystalline polyolefin with tunable amorphous content which enables a wide variety of unique polymer attributes.  They can create new possibilities for product innovation by tailoring end-product attributes such as toughness, cling, sealability, clarity, dispersion, adhesion, elasticity and flexibility.  Due to its unique molecular design, Vistamaxx also acts like a compatibilizer between PE and PP in recycled content streams to improve the properties of your recycled content containing products. 

Exact™ plastomers for molded and extruded products
With characteristics that improve strength and flexibility, the rubber-like properties of Exact plastomer support product durability and processability.

For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polymer-modifiers

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Product category: Thermoplastic elastomers dynamically crosslinked, TPE-V/TPV

Global standard for engineered TPV from ExxonMobil

With more than 40 years of market presence, ExxonMobil Chemical has established itself as the global standard for engineered TPV. We deliver advanced solutions and support services that help customers manufacture high-performance products that combine the characteristics of vulcanized rubber with the processing ease of thermoplastics.

Santoprene™ thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) are high-performance elastomers offering manufacturing flexibility, ease of processing and durability in automotive, industrial and demanding consumer applications.   

Combining the characteristics of vulcanized rubber with the processing ease of thermoplastics, Santoprene TPV offers the potential for reduced system costs, reduced weight, and recyclability compared to materials such as thermoset rubber.

Santoprene TPV in automotive applications:
- Weatherseals
- Under the hood components and sealing systems
- Exterior, body and chassis - air management systems, bellows, lightweight seals and gaskets.

Santoprene TPV in industrial and consumer product applications:
- Commercial and residential glazing  seals
- Appliances
- Household products like grips and handles of personal care, kitchen, power and garden tools

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/tpv

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Applications
Automotive, Consumer Goods, Industrial

Product category: TPV-thermoplastic vulcanised material

High performance Santoprene™ TPV for demanding applications

With more than 40 years of market presence, ExxonMobil Chemical has established itself as the global standard for engineered TPV. We deliver advanced solutions and support services that help customers manufacture high-performance products that combine the characteristics of vulcanized rubber with the processing ease of thermoplastics.

Santoprene  thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) are high-performance elastomers offering manufacturing flexibility, ease of processing and durability in automotive, industrial and demanding consumer applications.   

Combining the characteristics of vulcanized rubber with the processing ease of thermoplastics, Santoprene TPV offers the potential for reduced system costs, reduced weight, and recyclability compared to materials such as thermoset rubber.

Santoprene TPV in automotive applications:
- Weatherseals
- Exterior, body and chassis - air management systems, bellows, lightweight seals and gaskets.

Santoprene TPV in industrial and consumer product applications:
- Commercial and residential glazing  seals
- Appliances
- Household products like grips and handles of personal care, kitchen, power and garden tools

For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/tpv

 

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Applications
Automotive, Consumer Goods, Industrial

Product category: High-grade-resins

Exceed™ XP, Exceed™ and Enable™ high performance PE polymers

Performance PE polymers are used in numerous film applications such as packaging, agriculture, building and construction, and industrial. 

Our portfolio of PE performance polymers offer performance attributes that add value to your business and across the value chain:
Exceed XP – when eXtreme Performance matters
Exceed – for superior mechanical performance
Enable – for optimum solutions providing excellent bubble stability with higher alpha olefins properties

 For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polyethylene/performance-pe-polymers

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Applications
Packaging, Construction, Industrial, Agricultural/Garden

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: High-grade-resins

Oppera™ modifiers

Oppera modifiers are used in the manufacturing of transparent or opaque films with added stiffness and barrier properties suitable for food packaging, confectionery, tea and even cosmetics wrapping.  Oppera enables the production of downgauged films, reducing raw material consumption while extending shelf life and product freshness.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polymer-modifiers/oppera-modifiers

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Applications
Food, Cosmetics/Personal Care

Product category: High-grade-resins

Vistamaxx™ performance polymers

Vistamaxx performance polymers are semi-crystalline polyolefin with tunable amorphous content which enables a wide variety of unique polymer attributes.  They can create new possibilities for product innovation by tailoring end-product attributes such as toughness, cling, sealability, clarity, dispersion, adhesion, elasticity and flexibility.  Due to its unique molecular design, Vistamaxx also acts like a compatibilizer between PE and PP in recycled content streams to improve the properties of your recycled content containing products.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polymer-modifiers/vistamaxx-performance-polymers

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Target Products
Transparent, Flexible/Elastic

Product category: High-grade-resins

Achieve™ Advanced PP

Challenge reality.  Rethink what’s possible in automotive performance, packaging design, hygiene comfort and appliance appeal with Achieve Advanced PP.

Offering a new benchmark in performance versus traditional polypropylene, Achieve Advanced PP enhances performance, processing and end-of-life handling in various applications:
- Super tough automotive parts that are lightweight and safe
- Highly rigid containers, cups and tubs that are easier to thermoform
- Extremely comfortable nonwovens that are leak-proof and strong
- Eye-catching appliances that are more affordable

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Applications
Packaging, Cosmetics/Personal Care, Automotive

Product category: High-grade-resins

ExxonMobil™ PP

ExxonMobil PP delivers consistent, high-quality products that meet industry demands for high-performing solutions.

Our PP grades can provide manufacturing efficiencies, excellent durability, consumer appeal and the potential for low system costs.  For over 50 years, we have been committed to the PP industry. Our global presence, reliable supply chain and consistent offering enable manufacturers around the world to benefit from our portfolio in a variety of applications.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polypropylene

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Product category: High-grade-resins

Santoprene™ TPVs

Santoprene thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) are high-performance elastomers which offer manufacturing flexibility, ease of processing and durability. By delivering superior and consistent performance across automotive, industrial and demanding consumer applications, Santoprene TPV offers the potential for reduced system costs, reduced weight, and recyclability compared to materials such as thermoset rubber.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/tpv

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Applications
Automotive, Consumer Goods, Industrial

Product category: High-grade-resins

Escorez™ tackifiers

Escorez tackifiers are amorphous, glassy, low-molecular-weight hydrocarbon polymers that promote adhesion and tack in hot-melt and pressure-sensitive adhesives. They are compatible with most base polymers, polymer modifiers and antioxidants that you may add to your adhesive formulation.

Tackifiers can influence the color, odor and stability of the adhesive. Selection depends primarily on softening point, composition, molecular weight and molecular weight distribution. The tackifiers can also be used to improve the compatibility of other adhesive additives.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/tackifiers

 

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Product category: Ethylene/propylene terpolymers (EPDM)

Vistalon™ ethylene propylene diene (EPDM)

With more than 55 years of leadership in EPDM technology, we offer expertise in both metallocene- and Ziegler-Natta-based EPDM processes and continue to meet changing application needs globally.

Our investment in increasing capacity and developing new grades delivers the long-term supply reliability our customers depend on.

ExxonMobil Chemical’s broad range of Vistalon ethylene propylene diene (EPDM) rubber grades are used in a wide variety of applications in the automotive, consumer and industrial sectors. They deliver heat-resistant part performance and processing benefits that exceed those provided by natural and general-purpose rubbers.

Benefits
- Ozone and UV resistance
- Water and polar fluid resistance
- Heat resistance up to 175°C
- Low temperature flexibility
- Elastic properties under compression
- Excellent physical properties at high filler loadings
- Outstanding electrical insulation

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/epdm-rubber

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Applications
Automotive, Consumer Goods, Industrial

Product category: Hot melt adhesives

Comprehensive portfolio for hot melt adhesive applications

ExxonMobil Chemical offers adhesive formulators a comprehensive portfolio of solutions, supply reliability and expertise to help improve their packaging products, processes and cost efficiency.

Packaging

Escorez™ tackifying resins
Hot-melt adhesives (HMA) based on Escorez tackifying resins provide optimal hold and superior manufacturing flexibility versus waterborne or solvent-based adhesives.   Escorez tackifiers serve a broad variety of hot-melt adhesive applications including packaging, hygiene and assembly with features ranging from high clarity and compatibility to low odor and flexibility.

Escorene™ Ultra EVA
Escorene™ Ultra ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) copolymers resins are well-suited for case and carton sealing and closures, featuring compatibility with both hydrocarbon and natural tackifiers and most waxes.
Vistamaxx™ performance polymers

Low viscosity Vistamaxx polymers create new possibilities for high-performance, low odor and high mileage hot-melt adhesive formulations for cardboard packaging.

Hygiene

Escorez™ tackifying resins
Adhesives formulated with Escorez tackifiers are compatible with a broad selection of polymers, including ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA), styrenic block copolymers (SIS, SBS, SEBS), metallocene polyolefins and polyalphaolefins. They help maintain the integrity and appearance of the nonwoven fabrics, plastic films and elastic substrates commonly used in the construction of disposable goods.

Vistamaxx™ performance polymers
Low viscosity Vistamaxx polymers create new possibilities for high-performance, low odor hot-melt adhesive formulations for hygiene construction and elastic attachment.

Assembly

Escorez™ tackifiers promote higher production output in assembly applications with minimum equipment maintenance, thanks to both heat and viscosity stability. Our resins are compatible with a broad selection of polymers, including metallocene polyolefins (MCN-PO), ethylene vinyl acetate and polyalphaolefins.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/adhesives-and-sealants/hot-melt-adhesives

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Packaging

Product category: Plastics products and parts for automotive

Comprehensive automotive solutions to innovate lighter vehicle parts for fuel efficiency

Automakers, parts manufacturers, tire companies and auto-related businesses around the world rely on ExxonMobil Chemical to deliver advanced materials that help drive the difference in the automotive industry.

Our comprehensive portfolio of automotive solutions enable OEMs to innovate lighter parts for more fuel-efficient vehicles.

Weatherseals 
Bumper to bumper, ExxonMobil Chemical’s technology leadership in specialty elastomers is helping the automotive industry worldwide advance the performance and aesthetic capabilities of automotive weathersealing systems.   Santoprene™ TPVs  offer enhanced sealing performance and weight reduction in weatherseals. 

Interior parts
From durability and scratch-resistance to strength and a “comfort-touch” feel, ExxonMobil Chemical offers the essential ingredients for optimal performance in interior automotive parts.

ExxonMobil™ ICP PP provide solutions for demanding automotive applications allowing manufacturers to customize the level of stiffness and impact strength properties

Exterior, body and chassis 
From lightweight seals and gaskets to scratch-resistant and tougher bumper fascia, ExxonMobil Chemical offers the essential ingredients for optimal performance in exterior automotive parts.

Achieve™ Advanced PP produces extraordinarily tough automotive parts that are lightweight and safe.

Exxtral™ performance polyolefins are used by automakers to achieve high stiffness, impact performance and excellent scratch resistance properties in bumper fascias, front grills, rear hatch bands, cowl grilles, body side molding, rockers and wheel flares.

Exact™ plastomers allow compounders to tailor the toughness, low-temperature flexibility and ductility of automotive bumper fascia and door trim.

Santoprene™ thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) provide weight and cost-reduction opportunities for air management systems, bellows, and molded seals and gaskets.

Under the hood
Improve the performance and cost-effectiveness of under-the-hood automotive components with Santoprene TPVs, EPDM rubber and butyl rubber, and ExxonMobil polypropylene.

Wires and cables 
Add durability to wire and cable insulation and jacketing with Jayflex™ plasticizers.

Additives – fuels and lubricants 
In gasoline and diesel fuels, ExxonMobil Chemical fluids carry the active ingredients of additive formulations to meet fuel specifications and enhance performance. These fluids also serve as carriers for chemical packages used in refining processes, such as foamers, demulsifiers, and corrosion and fouling inhibitors.

For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/automotive

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Automotive, Interior, Exterior, Under the hood

Product category: Plastics products and parts for building applications

High performance solutions for buildings from flooring to roof

ExxonMobil Chemical products help developers, engineers and manufacturers of building and construction products meet rigorous performance specifications for the most demanding conditions. 

Geomembranes and liners
Our extreme-performance PE polymers allow the creation of damage-resistant geomembranes and construction liners that protect and preserve buildings and structures while providing opportunities for improved energy efficiency and safety.

Exceed™ XP performance polymers offer a new benchmark for dart impact resistance and other highly demanding solutions that require eXtreme Performance.

Enable™ 4002 performance polymer provides outstanding mechanical properties, environmental stress-crack resistance (ESCR) and processability for geomembrane films

Roofing membranes
Vistamaxx™ performance polymers create new possibilities in either TPO or modified bitumen roofing membranes by optimizing cost, easier installation and enhancing performance.

Electrical and fiber optics
Products such as specialty elastomers, plasticizers, propylene-based elastomers, EPDM rubber and ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) resins are used to build and protect electrical components while delivering the highest levels of performance and reliability in severe operating conditions.

Flooring
ExxonMobil Chemical provides plasticizers and performance polymers for durable, efficient and safe flooring.   Vistamaxx performance polymers enable possibilities to develop fully recyclable polyolefin carpets and carpet tiles. 

Glazing seals
ExxonMobil Chemical has developed thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPVs) to meet the needs of demanding residential and commercial sealing applications.  Santoprene™ TPVs deliver resilient, long-lasting seals with precise fit and design flexibility for residential and commercial buildings.

Plumbing
Santoprene TPVs are ideal for a range of demanding plumbing applications, including general seals and grommets, supply lines and riser tubes, deck plate seals, toilet flush valves and flapper valves, pullout sprayer hoses, diaphragms and plumbing parts for potable water.

Decorative coatings
ExxonMobil’s broad portfolio of hydrocarbon and oxygenated fluids allows customers to tailor their paint, coating and ink formulations for peak performance; meet anticipated market needs; and satisfy increasingly stringent regulatory requirements.

Industrial fabric coatings
ExxonMobil Chemical has developed performance polymers that are extrudable over a wide temperature range and can be used to tailor the end-use properties of polyethylene- or polypropylene-based coatings.  

Vistamaxx performance polymers offer outstanding performance in construction covers, awnings, canopies and tarps.

Wall coverings
ExxonMobil Chemical has developed diisononyl phthalates (DINP), which offer the optimal balance of processability and performance for a range of wall-covering applications.

Sealants and mastics
Improve sealant permanence and stability with Jayflex™ plasticizers.

Roads and highways
Our products support manufacturers of road construction essentials, from geotextiles to bitumen (asphalt).

For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/building-and-construction

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Applications
Building, Exterior, Interior

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Plastics products and parts for household/consumer

Innovate household and consumer products with ExxonMobil's high performance solutions

ExxonMobil Chemical has a portfolio of performance solutions that benefit end users and help brand owners create innovative household and consumer products.

Household/consumer goods
We have a broad range of products and grades to improve the quality and effectiveness of houseware and household products, increasing performance while meeting U.S. FDA and European Union food compliance regulations where required.

Adding Santoprene™ thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV) and/or Vistamaxx™ performance polymers to the grips and handles of personal care, writing instruments, kitchen, power and garden tools increases user comfort, adds shock absorption and reduces fatigue even with extended use.

Appliances
Santoprene TPVs and ExxonMobil™ impact copolymer (ICP) PP resins accelerate parts consolidation – supporting product differentiation and manufacturing costs reduction across a variety of appliances such as washing machines and dryers, refrigerators and dishwashers.

Small electronics
Santoprene TPVs shorten the electronic products' development cycles.  Santoprene TPV bonding grades used in seals, gaskets, connectors, grips and other components across products from cell phones and printers to speakers and remote controls excel at over-molding onto a variety of materials, including ExxonMobil polypropylene. 

Vistamaxx performance polymers are also a good option for highly flexible electrical applications with halogen-free requirements.

Product designers gain design flexibility with Santoprene TPVs through soft-touch feel, texture matching and excellent colorability – even with pastel and fluorescent colors. In addition, wide temperature stability (-60°C to 135°C/-75°F to 275°F) and excellent chemical, weather and shock protection enable engineers to develop precision parts that encourage product innovation.

Hygiene and personal care
ExxonMobil Chemical offers a wide range of products such as baby diapers, adult incontinence articles, and feminine care products and support services to meet your application needs in the hygiene industry. This includes Vistamaxx performance polymers, ExxonMobil PP, Achieve™ Advanced PP, Escorez™ tackifying resins, Exceed™ XP, Exceed™ and Enable™ performance polymers. 

Faux leather and fabric coatings
Jayflex™ plasticizers and Vistamaxx™ performance polymers are used to make faux leather, which is an alternative to leather in consumer goods. 

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/consumer-products

 

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Applications
Cosmetics/Personal Care, Electronics, Furniture

Product category: Plastics products and parts for electro-/household appliance

Innovate and differentiate appliances and small electronics with ExxonMobil solutions

Appliances
Appliance manufacturers worldwide turn to ExxonMobil products and industry expertise to help accelerate labor-saving parts consolidation, differentiate products and reduce manufacturing costs. These products include Achieve™ Advanced PP, ExxonMobil™ PP and Santoprene™ thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV).

Achieve Advanced PP offer eye-catching aesthetics with improved gloss and stiffness in appliances than standard ICP.

Small electronics
Santoprene thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV) shorten the electronic products development cycle. Santoprene bonding TPV bonding grades excel at over-molding onto a variety of materials, including ExxonMobil polypropylene.  Vistamaxx performance polymers are also a good option for highly flexible electrical applications with halogen-free requirements.

Santoprene TPVs are used in seals, gaskets, connectors, grips and other components across products from cell phones and printers to speakers and remote controls.

Vistamaxx performance polymers partner well in polyolefin blends and are a good option for highly flexible electrical applications with halogen-free requirements.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/consumer-products/appliances

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Applications
Electronics

Product category: Plastics products and parts for agriculture

Extreme performance agricultural solutions that protect and preserve

ExxonMobil Chemical has a variety of performance PE polymers that can be used in the fabrication of solutions for the agricultural market, including greenhouse films, silage covers, silo bags and mulch films.

Greenhouse films 

Exceed™ XP performance polymer delivers eXtreme Performance advantages in highly demanding agricultural applications.
Exceed XP allows the fabrication of extremely damage-resistant, large, lay-flat films with exceptional toughness, aging property and optics that help farmers protect and grow their fruits, vegetables and flowers throughout the year.

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/agriculture/greenhouse-film

Mulch film 
Exceed XP performance polymer allows the development of exceptionally strong and longer-lasting mulch films. By maintaining integrity in demanding conditions, this extreme performance mulch film protect and help increase crop production rates.

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/agriculture/mulch-film

Silage film 
Extremely tough silage films made of Exceed XP protect and preserve agricultural harvests through all types of weather. By maintaining integrity in demanding conditions, this prevents damage in the field and during handling, reducing the risk of waste and spoilage.

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/agriculture/silage-film

Silo bags  
Silo bags used by farmers to store and protect grains and silage need to be extremely tough and durable with tear and puncture resistance, and good dimensional stability. Silo bag films made with Exceed XP performance polymers deliver extreme toughness while providing opportunities for downgauging and cost reduction.

Crop protection 
Our portfolio of high-solvency hydrocarbon fluids is designed to help agricultural pesticide producers formulate products that are up to the challenge.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/agriculture/crop-protection

 

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Applications
Cultivation, Protection (field, greenhouse)

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Plastics products and parts for food processing industry

Protecting perishable food

Flexible food packaging
From production to consumption, our performance polyethylene (PE) solutions are ideal for high-integrity food packaging essential to protecting and preserving the integrity of consumer food products.

Exceed™ XP, Exceed™ and Enable™ performance PE polymers make films with exceptional mechanical properties for packaging of cheeses, meats, breads and vegetables. Films can be laminated or non-laminated and can be tailored to withstand tough environments such as in freezers.

For more information, visit https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/flexible-food-packaging

Soft-shrink packaging 
ExxonMobil Chemical performance polymers provide packaging solutions that can be used by brand owners to protect delicate or irregularly shaped items with high-integrity soft-shrink film for wrap, overwrap and bundle-packaging solutions from manufacturer to end use. These solutions can be produced using conventional blown-film processes for cost-effective and efficient solutions.

Soft-shrink films made with performance PE polymers exhibit controlled holding force and exceptional toughness that delivers excellent wrap, overwrap and bundle-packaging integrity. These films provide extreme performance packaging for delicate foods and other products – pizza, meat and cheese products.

For more information, visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/soft-shrink-packaging

Liquid packaging 
ExxonMobil Chemical performance PE polymers help protect and preserve liquid food products like ketchup, milk, juice and cooking oils with extremely damage-resistant packaging that can withstand the most demanding environments from manufacturing plant to the retail shelves.

Exceed XP, Exceed and Enable performance PE polymers are used for their exceptional mechanical strength in current popular liquid packaging formats like bag-in-box, pillow and stand-up pouches.

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/liquid-packaging

Bottles, bins and containers 
Rely on our impact copolymer (ICP) PP, LDPE, HDPE and performance polymers for bottles, bins, tubs, buckets, and containers. 

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/bottles-bins-and-containers

Bags and sacks 
ExxonMobil Chemical performance polymers help protect and preserve products with extremely damage-resistant bags and sacks that can withstand the most demanding environments. This enables brand owners and manufacturers to protect their goods throughout the value chain.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/bags-and-sacks

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Applications
Food

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Plastics products and parts for transport/packaging

Damage-resistant packaging that protect goods in storage and on the move

ExxonMobil Chemical performance polymers protect and preserve products with extremely damage-resistant stretch packaging films that can withstand the most demanding stresses, helping brand owners protect their goods through the value chain.

Stretch hand-wrap films
Stretch hand-wrap films made with ExxonMobil performance PE and other performance polymers offer:
- Raw material savings, reduced film inventory, lower transportation costs and more sustainable flexible film solutions
- Balanced toughness/tenacity for more-secure loads
- Optical properties for enhanced packaging appearance and easier bar code reading
 
Recommended products:
- Exceed™ XP, Exceed™ and Enable™ performance PE polymers
- Vistamaxx™ performance polymers
- LLDPE

Stretch machine wrap
Stretch machine wrap made with ExxonMobil performance PE polymers provides:
- Improved toughness at lower gauge offering excellent load stability and more sustainable film solution
- Enhanced puncture, dart impact and tear resistance for more efficient wrapping operation
- Significant unit cost reduction through downgauging
- Improved film optics for easy bar code reading
 
Recommended products:
- Exceed XP, Exceed and Enable performance PE polymers
- Vistamaxx performance polymers
- LLDPE

Power pre-stretch films
Power pre-stretch films made with ExxonMobil performance PE polymers are specifically designed to deliver:
- Toughness and maximized/optimized holding force for protecting products and for safer transportation
- Optimized puncture resistance and tear propagation for more-reliable wrapping operation and load stability
- Enhanced processing to optimize production at high line speeds
- Sustainable flexible film solution through potential film downgauging and higher ultimate stretch
 
Recommended products:
- Exceed XP, Exceed and Enable performance PE polymers
- Vistamaxx performance polymers

Pallet stretch hood packaging 
Brand owners are increasingly turning to stretch hood solutions for white goods and appliance packaging. These stretch hood solutions can result in cost savings, better packaging performance and significant value when compared to traditional cardboard and shrink hood alternatives.

ExxonMobil’s industry-leading performance polymers enable film producers to fabricate tailor-made EVA-free stretch hood packaging solutions for appliance manufacturers. These films offer a combination of controlled toughness, elasticity, holding force, high clarity, as well as operational flexibility. 

Other typical stretch hood packaging applications include beverages, packaging food and bottled goods, household appliances, products packed in bags (sand, cement, resins, etc.), packaging materials, and paper and building products.

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/pallet-stretch-hood-packaging

Pallet shrink packaging 
ExxonMobil Chemical performance polymers protect and preserve products with extremely damage-resistant pallet shrink packaging that can withstand the most demanding stresses, helping brand owners protect their goods through the value chain.

Performance PE polymers provide optimal package integrity, economic advantage through downgauging opportunities and packaging-line reliability in tertiary packaging applications.

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/pallet-shrink-packaging

Shoppers, liners and trash bags 
When looking to lower the cost and thickness of your high-density polyethylene (HDPE) shopping and garbage bag films without compromising strength, consider Vistamaxx™  performance polymers. In HDPE resin formulations, the addition of performance polymers can improve dart impact resistance for downgauging opportunities.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/packaging/shoppers-liners-and-trash-bags

 

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Applications
Outer Packaging, Transport, Protection

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Films

Films of outstanding performance

Performance PE polymers 
ExxonMobil performance PE polymers are used in a number of film applications such as packaging, agriculture, building and construction and industrial. 

Our performance PE portfolio offer performance attributes that add value to a customer's business and across the value chain for sustained growth:
Exceed™ XP – when eXtreme Performance matters
Exceed™ – for superior mechanical performance
Enable™ – for optimum solutions providing excellent bubble stability with higher alpha olefins properties

For more information, visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polyethylene/performance-pe-polymers

BOPP films
BOPP continues to meet the challenges of food packaging trends.  Key drivers include on-the-go convenience and popularity of single-serve portions and quick and easy meals and increased demand for leak-free and airtight packaging.

Oppera™ modifiers play an active role in the manufacturing of chlorine-free, transparent or opaque films with added stiffness and barrier properties. This enables the production of downgauged films, reducing raw material consumption, while extending shelf life and product freshness.   Oppera modifiers can contribute to sustainable BOPP film development.

Vistamaxx ™ performance polymers offers improved seal hermeticity in BOPP films.

Cast PP packaging films
Film converters and packaging converters are creating innovative cast polypropylene (cPP) solutions with Vistamaxx performance polymers.  

Oppera modifiers is recommended for use in food packaging that requires better film barrier performance for longer product shelf life.

For more information visit: https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/products/polymer-modifiers/oppera-modifiers
 

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Applications
Packaging, Construction, Industrial, Agricultural/Garden

Target Products
Film/Sheet

Product category: Adhesives

Making stronger bonds

Choose the right blend of tackifier resins and base polymers for your adhesive applications. Our products are used in adhesive solutions for a variety of applications ranging from packaging and hygiene to assembly, tapes, labels, road marking, carpet backing, tires and sealants.

Hot-melt adhesives (HMA)
Escorez™ tackifying resins, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers and Escorene™ Ultra ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) copolymer resins are used in hot melt adhesives for packaging, hygiene and assembly applications.

Pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSA)
Used for both hot-melt and solvent-based technologies, Escorez™ tackifying resins increase the initial tack and long-term adhesion of PSA.

Acrylate adhesives
Exxal™ alcohols for acrylate adhesives are formulated to improved adhesion cohesion balance in pressure sensitive applications.

Other adhesive applications
Escorez™ tackifiers are used in a variety of other adhesive applications.

For more information visit:  https://www.exxonmobilchemical.com/en/solutions-by-industry/adhesives-and-sealants

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Applications
Packaging, Cosmetics/Personal Care, Exterior

About us

Company details

ExxonMobil Chemical is one of the largest chemical companies in the world.  The company holds leadership positions in some of the largest-volume and highest-growth commodity chemical products.

ExxonMobil Chemical has manufacturing capacity in every major region of the world, serving large and growing markets. More than 90 percent of the company’s chemical capacity is integrated with ExxonMobil refineries or natural gas processing plants. 

To learn more, visit www.exxonmobilchemical.com.

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