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Plastics are part of every lifestyle, and they have come a long way over the past few decades to hold prominent spots in technology, efficiency, safety and even work/life balance. Plastics help keep our foods safe and fresh, improve the comfort of our home and mobile environments, make our cars more fun and practical to drive, and often allow complex medical procedures to be even more effective.

Entec Polymers has grown and diversified since 1985 to be a part of almost every market for plastics.  As we learn from one industry and apply our knowledge to another, we help our customers innovate and find material solutions that are extremely unique. From adhesives and automotive to medical or high tech engineering, Entec has the material and technical expertise that you need to produce your product.

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At the intersection of dissimilar materials, where critical stress points often meet, lie the glues and binders that hold everything together. Commonly referred to as adhesives, these materials are designed to …

Adhesives

Whether large or small, used in the house or at your place of work, appliances drive the efficiency of our lives.  Appliances also rely on their plastic components to reduce …

Appliances

Entec Polymers is a supplier of engineered and commodity thermoplastics to the North American automotive market.  Through strategic partnerships, we also serve the needs of the European automotive OEMs and …

Automotive

Where the limits of reactor-grade polymers are reached, the performance of custom compounds are just getting started.  Compounding, dry-blending and master-batch developments have taken polymer technology into the 21st century, …

Compounding and Blending

For increasingly on-the-go consumers, electronics are making life more efficient, more effective and more individual.  Plastics are key elements in the weight, feel, look and durability of your favorite “accessories” …

Electronics

Ergonomics is a key word used within almost every industry to help prevent serious injuries caused by routine motions.  Furniture, including chairs, desks, consoles, trays, shelves, walls and workspace components, …

Furniture

Plastic pipes have been a mainstay of modern society for several decades.  These pipes, both above and below ground, not to mention inside of the home, transport all of your …

Hose and Tube

Plastics are a huge part of our everyday lives.  They add color and soft features to our household, help to keep us safe, provide convenience in food preparation and serving, …

Indoor Consumer Goods

When it comes to constant wear, abuse, stress and durability, a plastic component that is properly designed can often outperform a heavier part made from metal, wood or glass.  Plastic …

Industrial

Entec Polymers is the largest polymer distributor in North America and a leader in medical resin distribution for over 20 years. We carry a wide range of materials from the …

Medical

In modern day military equipment, the term “composites” can be found often.  Composites can make up many types of different materials, but in many cases they consist of one or …

Military

In the early days of plastics, many that were used in outdoor settings were considered brittle or “cheap”.  This mindset tarnished the image of polymer technology for many decades, however, …

Outdoor Consumer Goods

Packaging constitutes one of the largest markets in the world for the use of plastic resin.  As an industry that relies on complex engineering and process design, access to a …

Packaging

Where hoses and tubes end, plumbing parts begin.  Highly engineered valves, spigots, tees, faucets, drains, toilet and drainage equipment all rely on plastic parts to control and regulate the flow …

Plumbing