Engineering Plastics is a Business Group in the
performance materials cluster of DSM, with sales in 2001 of € 603 million
and approx.1350 employees worldwide. It is one of the world's leading players
in the field of engineering thermoplastics offering a broad portfolio of
high performing products.
DSM Engineering Plastics operates in all major markets of the world including the Americas, Asia, and Europe. Within each region customers can count on our innovative research, development, and support facilities. Our in-house resources are backed by a corporate research and development center that is utilized in creating new solutions for customer needs. The advanced level of account management, in combination with our effective global communication network secures the support customers need wherever it is required.
With polymerization and compounding facilities for a range of polyamides, polyesters, polycarbonate and Ultra High Molecular Weight PE and extrudable adhesive resins, we serve our global customers base and assure a constant, reliable supply of products.
All our compounding facilities in the world (in the Netherlands, Belgium, USA, Canada, China and India) are being expanded continuously to keep up with the growing demand.
As a result of a constant product innovation and creation process, DSM Engineering Plastics can offer a cohesive portfolio of high performing engineering plastics.
Established trade names are:
Akulon® (PA6 and PA66)
Akulon® UltraflowTM (high flow Akulon PA6)
Arnite® (PBT, PET)
Stanyl® (PA 46)
Stanyl® High FlowTM (high flow PA46)
Xantar® C (PC/ABS-blends)
Stamylan® UH (UHMWPE)
Yparex® (extrudable adhesive resins)
These materials all have their specific properties, yet they share the same high quality, thanks to state-of-the-art production processes and quality systems, like Total Quality Management, ISO 9001 and QS 9000.From product concept, through processing, to final application DSM Engineering Plastics brings the portfolio, the skills and the global presence to help its industrial partners create world-class products and solutions.