Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Alliance Polymers & Services (APS) Introduces New Line of Halogen-Free Flame Retardant TPV for Consumer Electronics and Industrial Power Cords/Cables

ROMULUS, MI (March 2013)  - Alliance Polymers and Services, LLC (APS), North America’s fastest-growing distributor of and technical support resource for thermoplastic elastomers, has introduced a new line of halogen-free flame retardant (HFFR) TPV (thermoplastic vulcanate elastomer) for consumer and industrial electronic power cords and auxiliary cables.

Specific applications for the new Viprene V85A-27U-BLK include power plugs, charger cables, electronic power cords, auxiliary cables and ribbon wire.  They are offered as halogen-free and phthalate-free alternatives to flexible PVC (vinyl).  They are easy to process and have good surface quality.

Alliance Polymers and Services, LLC is North America’s only all-inclusive TPE supplier, offering consulting services and product solutions with TPEs.  They are a full-service warehousing, distribution, shipping and technical service organization dedicated to helping elastomer products firms and processors with all their product and technical support needs.  APS works with a series of independent technical agents as well as a growing base of full-time personnel located in key cities and markets throughout the North American Continent.

For more information on the new Viprene® V Series of fire retardant grades of TPEs from APS, contact:  Stephane Morin, Alliance Polymers and Services, LLC, 30735 Cypress Road, Suite 400, Romulus, MI 48174.  Tel: 734-710-6703.  Fax: 734-710-6715.  Email: morin@apstpe.com   Web: www.apstpe.com

Viprene® is a registered trademark of Alliance Polymers and Services, LLC for its versatile family of thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs).