Trifilon Switch

Trifilon Switch® is a bio-based plastic that uses polymer resins derived from starch (plant-based), and reinforces them with industrial hemp fibres.

Trifilon Switch® is available in different ratios, currently from 10 to 30% fiber-fill. Trifilon delivers granulates that can be used in existing injection molding machines and is also available in extrusion grades. Switch® can be colored using standard masterbatch with it's plant fibers being visable if desired and can be finished in a number of surface finishes including matte or polished.

Trifilon Switch® is a family of biocomposites whose resins are starch-based PLA, made from responsibly-grown sugarcane and beetroot among others. Trifilon Switch® biocomposites are reinforced with industrial hemp with main ingredients coming from agricultural products. Switch® also compostable that means Switch® is a plastic that comes from plants and that disappears after use.

 

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Product range

Injection Moulding 

  • Stiff
  • Impact

Extrusion

  • Standard
  • Impact
Advantages
  • Organic look
  • Good surface finish
  • Colourable
  • Optics
Typical applications
  • Mobile phone cases
  • Sunglasses
  • Lighting Fixtures and Armatures
  • Toys and other child products
Product availability
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Benelux
Processing
  • Injection Moulding
  • Extrusion
Trifilon Switch

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Additional product information
Find out more by clicking the headings below to expand each section
Product range

Injection Moulding 

  • Stiff
  • Impact

Extrusion

  • Standard
  • Impact
Advantages
  • Organic look
  • Good surface finish
  • Colourable
  • Optics
Typical applications
  • Mobile phone cases
  • Sunglasses
  • Lighting Fixtures and Armatures
  • Toys and other child products
Product availability
  • United Kingdom
  • Ireland
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • Benelux
Processing
  • Injection Moulding
  • Extrusion