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Chainsaw parts There’s an easy and cost-effective way to reduce weight while maintaining toughness and durability: The answer is Akulon® Polyamide 6.

When used for covers and housings this material can stand up to drop test at -30 degrees.

Just as important are its excellent surface characteristics – it holds paint very well and looks good – important qualities from a product branding perspective. 118 more words


EcoPaXX for snowboard bindings: The ultimate in ‘cool’

Snowboard bindings need to deliver high performance in the cold. They also need to be cool – in every sense of the word. Which these days means looking good, but also being kinder to the planet. 109 more words

EcoPaXX® PA410

PFC-free waterproof breathable membranes in outdoor clothing with DSM Arnitel® TPE VT

A new generation of high performance membranes for clothing made from Arnitel® VT, a very flexible thermoplastic polyester-based elastomer, help you weather all storms. The new membranes contain no perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs), and are 100% recyclable, waterproof in all circumstances despite being only a few microns thick, and highly breathable. 145 more words

Arnitel® TPE

A bright solution for medical gowns and drapes: Arnitel® VT

Surgical gowns and drapes are critical pieces of equipment in hospitals. They need to provide the medical staff and patients with a high level of protection against… 145 more words

Arnitel® TPE

Mountaineering shoes get lighter with a high performance chassis made out of DSM's CO2 neutral EcoPaXX®

Light mountaineering shoes fit with one of the latest trends in outdoor sports: they provide users with very comfortable lightweight equipment that lets them be quick, agile and safe. 98 more words