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STK40 Series thermoplastic elastomers have been found to overmold onto acrylics with excellent results, according to the company. Industrial and consumer products utilizing or made entirely from Lustran, Plexiglas, Perspec, Acrylite and Polycast are said to be among the many acrylic resins that can benefit with added protective or decorative characteristics from STK40 TPEs. STK40 TPEs are said to enable designers and pro cessors of acrylic products to consider complementing existing products or creating new products that can have better functionality, more rugged performance and durability or improved appearance, or all of these characteristics or added benefits, according to the company. (Elastocon TPE Technologies)

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Title Annotation:Suppliers Showcase: Materials
Publication:Rubber World
Date:Jan 1, 2010
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