Estane® VSN TPU for Eyewear

ESTANE® VSN TPU for Eyewear

Elevate Your Premium Eyewear

Our ESTANE® VSN TPU portfolio provides specialized materials for eyewear components that benefit manufacturers, designers and brands across the globe. From high-performing properties to high-impact protection, each of our materials are designed to meet the demands of the premium and specialty eyewear industry.

High-end Frames Material: ESTANE® VSN 9000

  • ESTANE® VSN 9000 is a thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) designed to improve the performance of specialty parts used in consumer and industrial eyewear applications with its superior toughness and self-healing capabilities. ESTANE® VSN 9000 has great adhesion to ESTANE® VSN SO soft touch material and coatings, and has excellent chemical resistance to IPA*.
*Requires at least 33°C (100°F) lower processing temperature

Advanced Soft Touch Material: ESTANE® VSN SO

  • ESTANE® VSN SO is an advanced soft touch material solution for soft touch eyewear parts, that bonds universally to all common eyewear materials including ESTANE® VSN 9000, polycarbonate, nylon 12 (TR 90), nylon 66, acetate and metal. ESTANE® VSN SO also has outstanding durability and superior chemical resistance to common skin care products.

High-impact Frames Material: ESTANE® VSN HI

  • ESTANE® VSN HI is designed for applications that require high-impact protection for protective eyewear applications for sports, safety, and children. ESTANE® VSN HI has outstanding impact resistance, superior chemical resistance and great adhesion to coatings and ESTANE® VSN SO soft touch material.



Liberty Solves Design Challenges with Advanced TPU

Learn how Liberty was able to design and manufacture unique, yet durable frame styles with the glitter effect and color-changing ability they were looking to achieve.