Romulus, MI (October 29, 2013) Alliance Polymers & Services, LLC (APS) is the newest North American Distributor of Huntsman Polyurethanes’ IROGRAN® and AVALON® thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU).
Huntsman Polyurethanes is a global leader in polyurethanes, serving customers in more than 90 countries with TPU manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Germany, and China. IROGRAN® and AVALON® TPUs are available in many grades designed from simple applications to complex engineering products.
APS is a privately owned thermoplastic elastomer distributor with warehouses and independent sales agents throughout North America. Under the direction of two of the plastic industry’s leading marketing and technical support executives, Roger Huarng and Stephane Morin, whom have earned a long-standing reputation for providing guidance on thermoplastic elastomer selections, the use of proper additives, and processing insights.
“We are honored Huntsman recognized our technical and commercial expertise in TPUs and chose us to represent them in the United States and Canada”, says Roger Huarng.
APS offers thermoplastic elastomer raw materials (TPE) such as styrenic-based thermoplastic elastomers (TPE-S), thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV), thermoplastic polyester elastomers (COPE) and fluoropolymers (PVDF). “Our ability to source materials globally insures we provide quality elastomers at the most competitive pricing”, says Stephane Morin.
APS also manufactures and markets specialty compounds designed to enhance certain properties of the TPEs it sells.