MONPRENE TPE

Monprene® TPEs add value & functionality to consumer products.

Monprene® is a high performance line of TPE materials, ideal for applications requiring stretch, flexibility, and soft-touch feel. Monprene® products consist of unique blends of carefully selected polymeric resins, which are formulated to yield a broad array of hardnesses, textures, and physical properties.

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Product range

CP Series for Consumer Products

  • Standard grades developed specifically for consumer products
  • Wide hardness range: 40 to 90 Shore A
  • Available in low and high density
  • Light, natural color for superior colorability
  • Suitable for skin contact
  • Resistant to household chemicals and cosmetics
  • Broad thermal performance
  • High flow for improved moldability
  • Excellent adhesion to polyolefins
  • Recommended for injection molding,insert, and 2K molding


RG Series for Regulated Products and Food Contact:

  • RG series of standard products, specifically designed for food contact applications, and other regulated markets such as children's and infants products. These grades are available from 40 to 80 Shore A and are suitable for molding and extrusion
  • Complies with various US FDA and European Union (EU) regulations and directives for food contact and toy safety
  • Compliance with these various regulations accelerates our customers’ speed to market with new products
  • For food contact applications and housewares, the Monprene RG series offers excellent barrier properties, adhesion to polyolefins and is dishwasher safe.
  • Applications include: food saver seals, utensil grips and gaskets, knobs and anti-skid parts for kitchen appliances

IN Series for Building Profiles:
IN Series of standard products, specifically designed for Industrial Applications like Window Profiles.The end use properties are essential for air- and moisture proof window gaskets, including rubbelike seal recovery, low temperature toughness and UV resistance. Advantages are:

  • Excellent surface quality and no/low die drool
  • Good melt strenght / high throughput rate
  • Excellent PP adhesion
  • Low / no staining
Advantages
  • Ideal for adding flexibility, cushioning, or a soft-touch
  • Excellent adhesion to rigid plastic substrates
  • Chemical and stain resistant
  • Excellent grip characteristics - wet or dry
  • Adhesion to a wide variety of plastic substrates
  • PVC and latex-free
Typical applications

Consumer Products:

  • Personal Care - grips for toothbrushes and razors
  • Toys - wheels, grips, handles
  • Writing Instruments: grips and erasers
  • Pet care - dog toys, groomer grips, accessories
  • Sports & Leisure - swim fins, grips, cushioning, swimming pool accessories
  • Footwear - insoles and outsoles
  • Furniture - trim and banding

Food Contact and Housewares:

  • Food saver seals
  • Utensil Grips
  • Gaskets, knobs, and anti-skid parts for kitchen appliances

White Good/Applicances:

  • Door seals
  • Valve seals
  • Anti-vibration pads
  • Shock absorbing parts
  • O-rings and gaskets
  • Hose connectors

Personal Electronics:

  • Earbuds and head phones
  • Cable jacketing
  • Wearable electronic devices
  • Accessories and protective cases
  • Overmolded grips and buttons

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Earplugs
  • Respirator masks and straps

Industrial Applications:

  •  Building Profiles and Window Gaskets
Product availability
  • Food contact grades available
  • Wide range of hardness values available, from Shore OO gels to Shore D hardness range
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Additional product information
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Product range

CP Series for Consumer Products

  • Standard grades developed specifically for consumer products
  • Wide hardness range: 40 to 90 Shore A
  • Available in low and high density
  • Light, natural color for superior colorability
  • Suitable for skin contact
  • Resistant to household chemicals and cosmetics
  • Broad thermal performance
  • High flow for improved moldability
  • Excellent adhesion to polyolefins
  • Recommended for injection molding,insert, and 2K molding


RG Series for Regulated Products and Food Contact:

  • RG series of standard products, specifically designed for food contact applications, and other regulated markets such as children's and infants products. These grades are available from 40 to 80 Shore A and are suitable for molding and extrusion
  • Complies with various US FDA and European Union (EU) regulations and directives for food contact and toy safety
  • Compliance with these various regulations accelerates our customers’ speed to market with new products
  • For food contact applications and housewares, the Monprene RG series offers excellent barrier properties, adhesion to polyolefins and is dishwasher safe.
  • Applications include: food saver seals, utensil grips and gaskets, knobs and anti-skid parts for kitchen appliances

IN Series for Building Profiles:
IN Series of standard products, specifically designed for Industrial Applications like Window Profiles.The end use properties are essential for air- and moisture proof window gaskets, including rubbelike seal recovery, low temperature toughness and UV resistance. Advantages are:

  • Excellent surface quality and no/low die drool
  • Good melt strenght / high throughput rate
  • Excellent PP adhesion
  • Low / no staining
Advantages
  • Ideal for adding flexibility, cushioning, or a soft-touch
  • Excellent adhesion to rigid plastic substrates
  • Chemical and stain resistant
  • Excellent grip characteristics - wet or dry
  • Adhesion to a wide variety of plastic substrates
  • PVC and latex-free
Typical applications

Consumer Products:

  • Personal Care - grips for toothbrushes and razors
  • Toys - wheels, grips, handles
  • Writing Instruments: grips and erasers
  • Pet care - dog toys, groomer grips, accessories
  • Sports & Leisure - swim fins, grips, cushioning, swimming pool accessories
  • Footwear - insoles and outsoles
  • Furniture - trim and banding

Food Contact and Housewares:

  • Food saver seals
  • Utensil Grips
  • Gaskets, knobs, and anti-skid parts for kitchen appliances

White Good/Applicances:

  • Door seals
  • Valve seals
  • Anti-vibration pads
  • Shock absorbing parts
  • O-rings and gaskets
  • Hose connectors

Personal Electronics:

  • Earbuds and head phones
  • Cable jacketing
  • Wearable electronic devices
  • Accessories and protective cases
  • Overmolded grips and buttons

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Earplugs
  • Respirator masks and straps

Industrial Applications:

  •  Building Profiles and Window Gaskets
Product availability
  • Food contact grades available
  • Wide range of hardness values available, from Shore OO gels to Shore D hardness range