Solvay’s Sinterline® technology combined with MMI Technyl® Design shape the future of 3D printed functional automotive parts

Solvay, a global leader in advanced polyamide solutions, is strengthening its Sinterline® Technyl® polyamide 6 (PA6) offer for additive manufacturing of functional parts with MMI® Technyl® Design1. Benefiting from a proven track record in injection technologies, this predictive simulation platform now offers a major step towards the design optimization of 3D printed technical parts.

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Solvay launches “Smart Molecule” heat performance technology Technyl® REDx

Solvay, a world leader in polyamide-based performance materials, launched at K 2016 Technyl® REDx, a new heat performance polyamide 6.6 (PA66) integrating a unique “smart molecule” self-reinforcement technology. This innovative material, which builds on Solvay Engineering Plastics’ proven heat performance expertise, outperforms conventional specialty polymers in demanding thermal management systems, especially in the automotive industry.

Solvay takes leadership role in aligning advanced polymers with the growing trend toward Additive Manufacturing technologies

Solvay, a leading global supplier of high performance polymers, announced today at K 2016 (Hall 6, Booth C61) that it is committed to taking a leadership role in aligning its world-class specialty polymers and engineering plastics with the fast-growing trend toward additive manufacturing (AM) technologies, better known as 3D printing.

Solvay Halar® ECTFE-based film extruded by Amcor delivers tough, transparent, frontsheets for marine solar panels developed by Solbian Energie Alternative

Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, announced today at K 2016 (Hall 6, Booth C61) that highly transparent photovoltaic (PV) frontsheets extruded by Amcor using Solvay’s Halar® 500 ethylene chlorotrifluoroethylene (ECTFE) resin have enabled Solbian Energie Alternative to develop its innovative new Solbianflex℠ solar panels for marine applications.

Solvay introduces new Solef® PVDF electrode binders for next-generation high-energy Li-ion battery for electric and hybrid electric vehicles

Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymer solutions, will feature at K 2016 (Hall 6 Booth C61) a new innovative Solef® polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) electrode binders designed to boost the electrical performance of high-energy lithium-ion batteries (Li-ion) for hybrid as well as pure Electric Vehicles (xEV).


Solvay’s medical-grade Ixef® PARA enables Elasso Surgical Instruments to pioneer a cutting-edge new instrument for removal of adenoids and tonsils

Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, announced today at K 2016 (Hall 6, Booth C61) that its medical-grade Ixef® GS-1022 polyarylamide (PARA) resin facilitated the development of Elasso Surgical Instruments’ Elasso™ Tissue Removal Device, an innovative, new, single-use electrocautery instrument for adenoid and tonsil surgeries.