Sports and Recreation Solutions

We're your partner in innovative thinking

As one of the oldest and largest manufacturers of thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) in the world, Lubrizol has been teaming up with inventive and pioneering partners, setting the precedent for the current innovations and advancements in the footwear and performance apparel industries. The shoes and clothes you wear today are more comfortable, longer lasting and better constructed due to Lubrizol's commitment to these dynamic markets


Versatile and light-weight TPU solutions that provide toughness, durability, superior cushioning, strong resilience, and can be sustainable through bio based* options and recycling**.

Performance Apparel

TPU that enables performance apparel to be more comfortable, more form fitting, waterproof, breathable, or both.

Recreational Goods

Flexible and durable TPU solutions provide excellent properties for a variety of applications, including golf, exercise equipment, water sports and inflatables.

*Bio-based content as certified in accordance with ASTM D-6866
**Recyclability is based on access to a readily available standard recycling program that supports such materials. Products may not be available in all areas.