White Goods

white-goods

Elastron Thermoplastic Elastomers is a leading global supplier of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) including a wide range of TPE/TPV material options for the appliance market.

Elastron TPE materials are used in washing machines, dryers, refrigerators and dishwashers in a variety of applications including seals, gaskets, hose & tubing, feet, shock absorbers, connectors and grommets.

Elastron TPE compounds exhibit excellent compression set and sealing performance across a broad temperature range, as well as very good surface appearance.  When competing with EPDM and PVC, Elastron thermoplastic elastomers provide significant weight reduction and are 100% recyclable.  Elastron TPE materials have superior mechanical properties and thermal insulation when compared to PVC.

Elastron TPE compounds are easily colorable. Select series of TPE grades are bondable to a wide variety of plastics including PE, PP, PA, ABS, PC, PS and others, providing design flexibility and process optimization. 

Elastron V series TPVs and G series TPEs are suitable products for white goods applications.

Elastron grades are used in following white goods applications:

  • Washing machine applications
  • Dishwasher applications
  • Dryer applications
  • Refrigerator applications

Features:

  • Resistant to detergents, acids, bases, etc.
  • Easy weathering resistance
  • Perfect UV resistance
  • Coloured compounds
  • Excellent compression set
  • Resistant to high temperatures
  • Excellent low temperature resistance
  • Co-extrusion with many plastics
  • Nice looking surface
  • 100% recyclable

 

Please click for Elastron TPE Brochure.