09.05.2017 - 12.05.2017 — Hall: 6.1 Stand: B 50
The Lubrizol Corporation, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a technology-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimise the quality, performance and value of customers’ products whilst reducing their environmental impact. It produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets.
These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, as well as additives for gasoline and diesel fuel. In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for specialty materials, including performance coatings, plastics technology, home and personal care products and pharmaceuticals.
With headquarters in Wickliffe, Ohio, Lubrizol owns and operates manufacturing facilities in 17 countries, as well as sales and technical offices around the world. Founded in 1928, Lubrizol has approximately 9,000 employees worldwide. Revenues for 2015 were $7 billion.
Within The Lubrizol Corporation, Lubrizol Advanced Materials is a leading global producer of advanced specialty polymers, polymer based additives and chemical additives used in everyday consumer and industrial applications. As an innovation leader, we leverage our core polymer and surface active chemistries and formulations to create proprietary, high-performance materials for our customers in a wide range of industries.
It is possible that consumers touch Lubrizol Advanced Materials products every day. They are in the shampoos and soaps people use, the clothes they wear, on surfaces at home and at work, and in electronics, plumbing materials and various medical devices, medications and drug delivery systems. Our unique formulations result in many of the distinct characteristics that drive our customers’ product claims and consumers’ buying decisions.
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As a global specialty chemical company, Lubrizol offers advanced fabric and coating technologies to enhance textile performance for applications such as performance apparel, protective textiles, transportation fabrics and materials, home furnishings, and printed fabrics.
Lubrizol Performance Coatings offers a wide portfolio of resins, polymers, additives and formulated solutions to improve a broad range of functional and aesthetic properties such as durability, flame retardancy, abrasion resistance, water repellence, breathability and cooling, while balancing look and feel characteristics such as clarity, gloss/matte, hand, drape and noise dampening. Global expertise provides powerful solutions that give companies a competitive edge when developing new products or enhancing their current offerings.
Contrary to a “one size fits all” approach when making product recommendations, Lubrizol application experts are well skilled in putting together custom solutions that meet a customer’s unique requirements. Their market-specific knowledge is further reinforced by extensive in-house testing conducted using the same methodology as our customers.
Myflam®, Performax® and PrintRite™ formulated solutions can be customised to impart multi-functional properties and create products that enable new levels of performance for today’s textiles.
Formaldehyde-, antimony- and halogen-free, low-VOC, Oeko-Tex®compliant, recyclable and re-extrudable technology - Lubrizol’s extensive portfolio includes an excellent choice of environmentally conscious options.
Lubrizol Estane® Engineered Polymers will be highlighting new developments for coated and laminated textiles. Pioneering hot melt adhesives, UV-stable optical films, breathable films, as well as Oeko-Tex®Standard 100 certified grades will be on display.
Lubrizol research scientists use statistical modelling and have access to thousands of monomer combinations, providing them with the right tools for continuous innovation. Our synthesis R&D team stands ready to either modify existing technology or design a new product advancement to better meet customer needs.
At Lubrizol, we innovate solutions that help our customers balance the aesthetics, durability and functionality needs of their products for a wide array of surfaces and substrates. Our strength is in collaborating with customers to solve their toughest challenges without compromising performance. To learn more visit www.lubrizol.com
What We Add Makes the Difference™