In Switzerland, DuPont reports that their Zytel RS HTN high-performance polyamide, a renewably sourced polymer that has seen a four times growth rate since its introduction just four years ago. Stiffness, strength, low warpage and low moisture pickup combine to help ensure thinner walls for sleek, light designs that improve performance, and is sourced from sebaci acid.
Zytel HTN can be used to make thinner, lighter and more durable hand-held device housings while making them longer-lasting and easier to produce.
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Category: Chems & Materials