EMERGE™ Advanced Resins offer top performance in a well-balanced material.By bringing together the excellent process-ability of polycarbonate (PC) with selected polymers and additives such as ABS, PET, or colorants, EMERGE™ Advanced Resins deliver compounds and blends with special properties needed for a variety of applications.
The materials can be designed for special performance requirements, including:
- Outstanding toughness and impact strength
- Color and aesthetics
- Chemical resistance
- Better processability
- Improved ignition resistance (including halogen-free, chlorine-free, and bromine-free options)
- UV stability
- Improved mold release
- Improved thermal stability
- Design flexibility
Made to fit diverse requirements, EMERGE™ Advanced Resins are used in many industries and markets, including consumer electronics, electrical, lighting, medical devices, and home appliances.
EMERGE™ Advanced Resins are specifically designed to help develop solutions that deliver maximum end-use performance over the full range of electronics applications – including TVs, printers, laptops, and handheld devices.
EMERGE™ Advanced Resins comply with international environmental standards, allowing product solutions to be applied worldwide. Some ignition-resistant grades of EMERGE™ Advanced Resins are also halogen-free and comply with global environmental label requirements.
Medical Equipment Housings
Today’s medical equipment housings demand materials that deliver a unique combination of advanced properties, including toughness for enhanced product life, compliance with UL standards for powered devices, excellent visual appearance, and chemical resistance. Medical grades of EMERGE™ Advanced Resins bring together various polymers and additives to meet the most critical needs. Polymers in our 7600 Series and 7700 Series of EMERGE™ Advanced Resins have undergone ISO 10993, Parts 5 and 10 biocompatibility testing (cytotoxicity, delayed contact sensitization, and intracutaneous toxicity).