Parsippany, NJ - August 29, 2012 – Sonneborn, world leader in the manufacture and supply of high‐purity specialty hydrocarbons to the Polymer Industry, will be presenting both Kaydol® and the Hydrobrite® Plastic Oils product line for thermoplastic elastomers (TPE) applications at TPE TopCon® 2012, September 10‐12 at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn in Akron, Ohio.
Sonneborn white oils have widespread application in the polymer industry, including extensive use in thermoplastic elastomers. Both Kaydol® (naphthenic) and the Hydrobrite® Plastic Oils (paraffinic) uniquely contribute to improved processing, formula extension, facilitation of mold release, plus improved and increased control of melt flow rate. Market Manager, Bill Kelty says, “Sonneborn products offer the best solutions for TPE processing due to enhanced performance and high‐purity. Finished products are of higher quality and producers recognize greater manufacturing efficiencies.”
Sonneborn is committed to bringing innovative solutions to the industry, consistently meeting the demands of technology growth and increasing market applications. Along with progressive technical capabilities and outstanding service, Sonneborn delivers the very best value in the industry. For more than 100 years, Sonneborn has been setting industry standards the world over for the finest possible specialty hydrocarbons in Polymers & Adhesives, Baking & Food, Agriculture, Pharmaceutical, HI&I, Microcrystalline Wax and many other industries. With manufacturing facilities in North America and Europe and offices in major cities throughout the world, Sonneborn is the world’s only specialty hydrocarbon producer that offers this global reach of expertise and depth of experience. Sonneborn is owned by One Equity Partners (“OEP”), the private investment arm of JPMorgan Chase & Co.