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07Oct 18

General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials Now Distributing Trexprene TPV (Oct. 7, 2018)

General Polymers Now Distributes Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers' TPV Elastomers in US, Canada, & Mexico. General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials, LLC is pleased to announce a new distribution agreement with Mitsubishi Chemical Performance Polymers for Trexprene TPV elastomer compounds for the US, Canada, & Mexico.  TREXPRENE™ TPV (Thermoplastic Vulcanizate) is a heat stabilized, vulcanized PP / EPDM product. Globally available for a wide range of applications and approved to a variety of Automotive Specifications.  Thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV) are part of the thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) family of polymers, but are closest in elastomeric properties to EPDM thermoset rubber, combining the characteristics of  vulcanized rubber with the processing properties of thermoplastics. TPV is…

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10Sep 18

General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials’ Expansion (Sept. 10, 2018)

General Polymers' New Headquarters in Auburn Hills, MI Is Now Open General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials, LLC is excited and humbled to announce the expansion to and relocation of our corporate headquarters to Auburn Hills, Michigan. "With the continued growth of General Polymer's supply partner base and geographic coverage in North America, we needed space to accommodate our expanding commercial staff." explained Michael A Kirtley, President & COO of General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials, LLC.  "While considering numerous communities in the Northern Metro Detroit area, Auburn Hills proved to be an ideal location to accommodate our current staff while providing a platform for our significant growth over…

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28Jul 18

General Polymers Thermoplastic Expands Supply Partner Relationship with Addition of Lotte Chemical Alabama

General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials Signs Distribution Agreement With Lotte Chemical Alabama For Distribution of Polypropylene Compounds in North America Driven by General Polymers Thermoplastic Materials’ continued growth in the US and Canada, we are honored to announce our new distribution agreement with Lotte Chemical Alabama.   Lotte Chemical Alabama is a leading compounder of short glass fiber reinforced, long glass fiber reinforced, mineral reinforced and TPO polypropylene compounds in North America.   With the start up of their compounding facility in Alabama in April 2012, they have quickly become a market leading provider of prime branded polypropylene compounds in North…

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