Monday, February 3, 2014

APS Elastomers Compounds Low Cost TPUs for Shoe Heels and Wheel Applications

APS Elastomers offers a low cost polyester-based TPU for less demanding applications. These economical grades are suitable for shoe heels and roller wheel applications. The injection molded TPU is available in hardness range of Shore A 80 to Shore D 64 and exhibits good mechanical and processability properties.

“Our ability to custom compound materials allows us to eliminate certain formulations not needed for less demanding applications and in turn we can pass these savings on to our customers”, says Stephane Morin, owner of APS Elastomers.

APS Elastomers TPU for Heels

APS Elastomers TPU for Wheels

APS Elastomers offers cost-efficient alternatives and better processing techniques to better assist OEMs and processors to manufacture their products successfully and efficiently.

APS Elastomers is a full service TPE supplier servicing North America. In addition to thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU), APS Elastomers offers other thermoplastic elastomer raw materials (TPEs) such as styrenic-based thermoplastic elastomers (TPE-S), thermoplastic vulcanizates (TPV), thermoplastic polyester elastomers (COPE) and fluoropolymers (PVDF). 

For information contact: Marketing Department, APS Elastomers, 30735 Cypress Road, Suite 400, Romulus, MI 48174. Email:, Web:

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