TPU for transportation

Transportation Solutions

Let us outsmart your toughest transportation applications

Today's demanding transportation markets are no match for the processing and end-use versatility of Lubrizol Engineered Polymers. Our thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPUs) can be used in most every type of vehicle, providing safety, comfort, durability and environmental benefits. Our self-healing polymers are also easier to handle during processing, ensuring higher flow control and consistency over competitive alternatives. From soft-touch applications in vehicle interiors to more rugged and vital components such panel and cables, Lubrizol adds value to manufacturers and end-users worldwide.

Applications

  • Passenger Cars: Gear knobs, door handles and cup holders (soft-touch surfaces that require excellent scratch- and abrasion-resistance and a comfortable, supple feel), and wire and cable jacketing around the engine and transmission (Excellent resistance to chemicals and oils), Paint Protection Film (PPF)   
  • Commercial Vehicles: Fuel bowls, seals and gaskets and sealing applications where chemical resistance is critical and graphic films   
  • Aerospace: Baggage and storage conveyors for durability and abrasion resistance
  • Locomotive: Shock pads (absorption properties) and sealing applications (chemical resistance)

Lubrizol Product Solutions for Transportation

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