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Individually Incredible

Personal Products

The personal care industry is just that – personal. To be responsive to changing consumer preferences, your product lineup must be agile and innovative to remain distinctive on store shelves.

We will work with you and your designers to add ergonomic features, unique sensory benefits and appealing aesthetics. We will collaborate with engineers to share the latest in engineered polymers, thermoplastic elastomers, colorants and additives. And we will work with you to produce engaging and impactful products reflective of your brand promise.  

Applications

  • Hair care
  • Dental care
  • Beauty and spa
  • Eye care
  • Personal care

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Name Category Description  
Computer Mouse - Case Study
Case Study
Versaflex™ TPE used to create ergonomic computer mouse with soft-touch qualities
LubriOne™ Formulations North America - Product Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
LubriOne™ Formulations product descriptions and properties
LubriOne™ Wear Resistant Compounds - Processing Guide
Processing Guides
Injection molding parameters, startup and shutdown, mold design and troubleshooting recommendations for LubriOne™ Wear Resistant Compounds
Automotive Seat Fastener - Case Study
Case Study
Supplier HellermannTyton switched to heat-stabilized Bergamid™ B70 G30H Black TM-X polyamide to produce a seat fastener at lower cost, lower weight and with greater design flexibility
Nymax™ 1200 Polyamide Compounds- Processing Guide
Processing Guides
Injection molding parameters, startup and shutdown, mold design and troubleshooting recommendations for Nymax™ 1200 Polyamide Compounds
Nymax™ 600 Polyamide Compounds - Processing Guide
Processing Guides
Injection molding parameters, startup and shutdown, mold design and troubleshooting recommendations for Nymax™ 600 Polyamide Compounds
Nymax™ Nylon Compounds - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Nylon and polyamide compounds description, characteristics, markets and end-use applications
Seat Belt Guide - Case Study
Case Study
A customized specialty grade of Bergamid™ A70 polymer compound and improved tool design eliminate part quality issues and decrease scrap rates of seat belt guides
reSound™ Biopolymer Compounds - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
reSound™ made with bio-derived polymers and designed for durable applications; performance property matrix, markets, and end-use applications
reSound™ Biopolymer Compounds 1200 Series - Processing Guide
Processing Guides
Barrel temperatures, injection and screw recovery parameters, mold temperature, drying conditions, and moisture level for reSound™ Biopolymer Compounds 1200 Series
reSound™ Biopolymer FR - Processing Guide
Processing Guides
Barrel temperatures, injection and screw recovery parameters, mold temperature, drying conditions, and moisture level for reSound™ Biopolymer FR
reSound™ Biopolymer RS1100 & RS1200 Series - Processing Guide
Processing Guides
Barrel temperatures, injection and screw recovery parameters, mold temperature, drying conditions, and moisture level for reSound™ Biopolymer RS1100 & RS1200 Series
GLS™ TPE Infant Care Solutions Guide - Product Selection Guide (Chinese)
Product Selection Guide
Ideal TPEs for safe, durable and regulatory compliant applications like pacifiers, bottles and bathtubs (Chinese language version)
GLS™ TPE Infant Care Solutions Guide - Product Selection Guide (English)
Product Selection Guide
Ideal TPEs for safe, durable and regulatory compliant applications like pacifiers, bottles and bathtubs (English language version)
GLS™ TPEs - Injection Molding Guide
Design Guide
Guide to part design, mold design, hot runner systems, overmolding, machine selection, material handling and preparation, processing conditions and troubleshooting for GLS™ solutions
GLS™ TPEs - Overmolding Guide
Design Guide
Guide to overmolding material selection, part and mold design, material handling and preparation, TPE injection molding, processing, maximizing adhesion and troubleshooting for GLS™ TPEs
GLS™ TPEs Packaging Selection Guide - Product Selection Guide
Product Selection Guide
GLS™ TPEs for soft touch packaging solutions
Liquid Medicine Dosing Adapters - Case Study
Case Study
Liquid dosing adapters from Andwin Scientific created with Dynaflex™ and Synprene™
TPEs for Home Appliances - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
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Aluminum Caps - Case Study
Case Study
Versaflex™ TPE used in liner for aluminum caps to keep water tasting fresh
Contact Lens Container - Case Study
Case Study
Versaflex™ TPE used to create adhesion resistant contact lens container at a low material cost
GLS™ Healthcare - Industry Bulletin/Overview
Industry Bulletin/Overview
Product selector guide for TPEs for healthcare applications
GLS™ TPEs Impact Protection - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Versaflex™ XP is a shock absorbing and abrasion resistant TPE material specifically designed for the phone case market
GLS™ TPEs Impact Protection - Product Bulletin (Chinese Version)
Product Bulletin
Versaflex™ XP is a shock absorbing and abrasion resistant TPE material specifically designed for the phone case market
Versaflex™ VDT 4132 - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Versaflex™ VDT vibration damping material details and DMA temperature/frequency testing
Video Game Controller Grips - Case Study
Case Study
Glow-in-the-dark controller grips gain comfortable advantage with Versaflex™ OM
Medical Hoses - Case Study
Case Study
Versalloy™ reduces cost of polypropylene hose with lower specific gravity, higher flow than competitive TPV
Therapy Device - Case Study
Case Study
Versalloy™ used to provide brand distinction and durability for BiowavePRO® non-invasive neuromodulation system
Geon Vinyl: A Responsible Choice - Chinese
Brochures & Product Information
Vinyl plays a vital role in your everyday life - from fire-safe wire insulation and life-saving blood bags to energy-efficient windows. The vinyl polymer is extremely versatile and can be formulated to be rigid or flexible; transparent or opaque; black, white, or vividly colorful. (Chinese language version)
Geon Vinyl: A Responsible Choice - English
Brochures & Product Information
Vinyl plays a vital role in your everyday life - from fire-safe wire insulation and life-saving blood bags to energy-efficient windows. The vinyl polymer is extremely versatile and can be formulated to be rigid or flexible; transparent or opaque; black, white, or vividly colorful. (English language version)
Geon™ Applications of Primers and Vinyl Plastisols - Technical Assistance Brief
Technical Bulletin
Technical Assistance Bulletin SC005: Primer information, general vinyl plastisol properties, plastisol applications - dip coating, slush molding, rotational molding, dip molding, open molding and cast coating for Geon™ solutions
Geon™ Hot Dip Coating of Vinyl Plastisols - Technical Assistance Brief
Technical Bulletin
Part cleaning, part priming, part dipping, vinyl plastisol fusion, cooling the coated part, basic line design and basic dip tank design for Geon solutions
Geon™ Non-Phthalate and CPSIA-Compliant Vinyl Plastisols - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Materials impacted by CPSIA, benefits of alternative plasticizers and PolyOne No Surprises Pledge
Geon™ Rotational Molding of Vinyl Plastisols - Technical Assistance Brief
Technical Bulletin
Technical Assistance Brief SC004: Overview of Geon™ vinyl plastisol and starting points in setting up and running rotational molding of vinyl plastisol parts
Geon™ Rotational Molding Process - Technical Assistance Brief
Processing Guides
Four stages within the Geon™ rotational molding process
Geon™ Slush Molding Process - Technical Assistance Brief
Processing Guides
Slush molding process explained for Geon™ solutions
Geon™ Storage and Handling of Vinyl Plastisols - Technical Assistance Brief
Technical Bulletin
Technical Assistance Bulletin SC002: Proper handling and storage practices for Geon™ vinyl plastisols to maximize shelf life
Geon™ Vinyl Hot Melt Vinyl Plastisols - Technical Assistance Brief
Technical Bulletin
Technical Assistance Brief SC003: Processing equipment, master mold preparation, plastisol processing, pouring and properties for Geon™ Vinyl
Color and Additives Solutions Overview
BU Overview
Customized color and additive solutions
OnColor™ Brilliant Metallics - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Learn how OnColor Brilliant Metallic Colorants produce a striking look for polymer parts 
OnColor™ Brilliant Metallics - Product Bulletin (Chinese)
Product Bulletin
Learn how OnColor Brilliant Metallic Colorants produce a striking look for polymer parts 
Smartbatch™ Frost Collection - Product Bulletin
Product Bulletin
Product description, value solution, key characteristics, markets and applications of SmartBatch™ Frost Collection
Automotive Interior - Case Study
Case Study
Specialty color and additive Smartbatch™ concentrate developed with carbon fiber to produce desired effect for automotive interior
Exterior Automotive Trim - Case Study
Case Study
OnColor™ FX Smartbatch™ adds metallic style and improves cost performance of exterior automotive trim
Oncap™ and Smartbatch™ Lasermarking - Technical Bulletin
Technical Bulletin
Features and benefits of lasermarking for the wire and cable industry, which use Oncap™ and Smartbatch™ solutions
Photovoltaic Floating Power Station - Case Study
Case Study
Explore how floating solar power stations get weathering protection from anti-uv color concentrate
Smartbatch™ Blow Molding - Brochure
Brochure
Smartbatch™ formulations blend design and function in one masterbatch solution. 
Smartbatch™ Frost Collection - Product Bulletin (Chinese)
Product Bulletin
Product description, value solution, key characteristics, markets and applications of SmartBatch™ Frost Collection
Water Storage and Purification Equipment - Case Study
Case Study
Laser-marking additive, an authentication additive, and colorant— bundled into a single Smartbatch™ concentrate 
Water Storage and Purification Equipment - Case Study (Chinese)
Case Study
Laser-marking additive, an authentication additive, and colorant— bundled into a single Smartbatch™ concentrate