Film and Sheet Solutions - Paint Protection Film

ESTANE® TPU Solutions for PPF Brand Owners & Coaters

The PPF Ingredient You Can Trust

The performance of your paint protection film (PPF) and satisfaction of your customers can depend on quality of the TPU used in your products. ESTANE® TPU is the industry standard, delivering consistent, industry-leading performance and the peace of mind that comes from working with a trusted partner.

PPF produced with ESTANE® TPU is capable of maintaining a like-new appearance for as long as most vehicles are on the road. That type of performance is the difference between a satisfied customer and a hefty repair bill.

A PPF Solutions Partner Focused on Your Needs

When you choose ESTANE® TPU, you receive our industry-leading materials science expertise and process technology know-how to help you overcome challenges, solve difficult problems, and ultimately grow and succeed in your business. We are more than a supplier. We are a solutions partner dedicated to the satisfaction of you and your customers.  


Where the Research Meets the Road

Lubrizol's Consumer & Market Insights can help guide development of the next generation of PPF material, starting with the construction of the TPU molecule but not ending there.

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How Rapid Growth Leads to New Opportunities for PPF

Learn How Rapid Growth Leads to New Opportunities for PPF

  • Are you up to speed on the latest trends and drivers leading to rapid growth in the paint protection film industry?
  • Did you know that not all PPF is created equal and that the ingredients in PPF can affect installation, performance, and overall lifecycle?
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Beneath the Surface: Solutions for Solving Your Toughest PPF Challenges

We take you Beneath the Surface to address a series of topics dedicated to helping grow your brand and advance product innovation in the the fast growing PPF industry.

PPF Simulator

Streamlining PPF Product Development Through Simulated Installation

Discover how the introduction of a PPF Installation Simulator integrates the PPF development process from TPU molecule to vehicle installation modeling.

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Lubrizol's Paint Protection Film Pilot Line

Fostering PPF Innovation with a State of the Art Pilot Film Line

Traditionally, new PPF product development and validation can be costly and time-consuming. Learn ways to innovate more efficiently and effectively through advanced prototyping and commercial piloting capabilities.
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Working Together to Unlock PPF Potential

Achieving Process Excellence for High Quality PPF

In an emerging PPF industry reliant on complex materials science, sophisticated technologies and equipment, nothing is more valuable than a material supplier with comprehensive, proven expertise.

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Standing on the Precipice of PPF Market Expansion

Capitalizing on PPF Market Expansion

The PPF industry is in the midst of explosive growth, go beneath the surface to uncover the contributing factors and examine why PPF is becoming a more viable option for car buyers.

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Untapping the Potential of PPF Performance Characteristics

Explore how to untap performance characteristics of your PPF products to separate your brand from others in the marketplace.

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Expanding PPF Possibilities

Meeting Evolving Needs of the PPF Consumer

The road map to unlocking the potential of PPF to meet new customer needs and overcome road blocks to product innovation.

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Advantages of Predictive Weathering Tests

Discover how compressing years of damaging UV radiation effects into just weeks of testing time allows product developers to quickly confirm data.

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Benefits of Value Chain Collaboration

Learn how a graphics wrap film producer benefited from market research within the value chain to effectively position its marketing strategy and warranty program.

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PPF eBook

Expand Existing Markets. Build Your Brand. Develop New Applications.

Discover the value “beneath the surface” of working with a TPU supplier who established the benchmark of performance for paint protection films.

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EP Driving Growth and Innovation in PPF

Driving PPF Growth & Innovation

Discover market growth drivers derived from primary research on Chinese consumer preference

See new testing capabilities that provide a step change in the speed of predictive weathering

Learn the benefits of working with a solutions partner with proven expertise in this dynamic market

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What makes ESTANE® TPU the premium choice?

Weatherability: ESTANE® TPU-based paint protection film is UV and element resistant. See how ESTANE® TPU performed in tests after 9 years of equivalent weathering exposure:*

Loss of Tear Strength
Loss of Tear Strength
(ASTM D470)
Change in Haze Chart
Change in Haze
(ASTM D1003)
Change in Yellowness Index Chart
Change in Yellowness Index
(ASTM D1925)

*UV exposure through Eye Super UV

Film engineered with ESTANE® TPU also provides vehicles surface protection with unsurpassed:

  • Optical Clarity - Appears nearly invisible on surfaces
  • Impact Resistant - Protects surfaces from damage
  • Self-Healing - Maintains aesthetics by healing abrasions
  • Wettability - Compatible with adhesives and topcoats