Leading Italian manufacturer of electric two-wheelers has specified the use of thermoplastic elastomers for two precision gasketing applications on the new battery boxes of a growing range of power-assisted bikes and electro-scooters.
The China Auto Lightweight Non-metal Materials Industrial Alliance was inaugurated in the city of Xi’an on November 2 to further promote the use of non-metallic materials and solutions in cars and German resin manufacturer Covestro is one of the founding members.
Solvay Performance Polyamides introduces new Technyl polymer solutions to address the growing need for personal protection and systems safety for the automotive industry. An entire family of electro-friendly low-corroding materials has been developed to meet the needs of car manufacturers.
Improved tracking resistance and high glow wire resistance protects at home and on the road; application opportunities for components used in unattended household appliances and in electrified vehicles.