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Infant & Child Products

When it comes to infants and children, there isn’t any room to compromise. On materials, on safety, on anything. 

We can bring you technologies that will stand up to teething and germs. If you need colors and surfaces that will appeal to picky toddlers, or sustainable products that will please even the most environmentally conscious of parents, you can count on us too. We can also help accelerate the design process, making sure the materials you select work to the best of their ability. Because the smallest consumers deserve the very best.

Applications

  • Strollers
  • Car seats
  • Infant and child gear
  • Feeding and diapering
  • Games and toys
  • Outdoor play
  • Child vehicles

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Alternatives to Nylon 6,6 - Brochure Brochure Learn about possible material alternatives to nylon 6,6 in response to current shortages. View
Anti-Microbial Phone Case - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ CE 3320-80 enhanced solution that included anti-microbial properties and stain resistance View
Archery CAM Module - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Nymax™ PIR enhances durability in archery CAM module  View
ATV Cargo Rack - Case Study Case Study Form meets function with new ATV cargo rack materials with Versalloy™ solution View
Automotive Interior - Case Study Case Study Specialty color and additive Smartbatch™ concentrate developed with carbon fiber to produce desired effect for automotive interior View
Automotive Solutions Brochure - Industry Overview Industry Bulletin/Overview Automotive Solutions - Colorants, Additives, Advanced Composites, Engineered Polymers, Elastomers, Vinyl, Polyolefins View
Bergamid™ Swiss Soldier's Knife - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Transition from metal to polymer handle that would be more ergonomic View
Catheters & Specialty Medical Tubing Selection Guide Product Selection Guide Explore the flexible material solutions for catheters and specialty medical tubing View
Chemically Compatible TPEs for Cosmetic Packaging - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Learn how Avient’s chemically compatible VersaflexTM PKG thermoplastic elastomers provide a wide range of tactile finishes and surface textures View
Closed System Drug Transfer Device - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Custom Versalloy™ HC 9220-90 formulation provides regulatory compliance for drug transfer device  View
Color and Additives Solutions Overview BU Overview Colorant and additives overview and capabilities View
Customized Versaflex™ TPE for Resuscitator Bag - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Customized Versaflex™ TPE delivered process improvement and met customer's request for a vinyl alternative without sacrificing performance  View
Disinfectant Resistant Materials for Healthcare: Trilliant™ HC and Versaflex™ HC TPEs Product Bulletin Properties of Trilliant™ HC and Versaflex™ TPE for disinfectant resistant applications View
Disposable Syringe Plunger - Case Study (English) Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ HC 2110-57B enhanced long-term sealing performance for disposable syringe plunger (English language version) View
Disposable Syringe Plunger - Case Study (Spanish) Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ HC 2110-57B enhanced long-term sealing performance for disposable syringe plunger (Spanish language version) View
Durability for Cooler Feet and Wagon Wheel Tread - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Dynaflex™ G provides durability and UV stability for cooler feet and wagon wheel tread View
Dynaflex™ G2711 Thermoplastic Elastomer Face Mask - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Dynaflex™ G2711 Thermoplastic Elastomer provides biocompatibility and soft touch for face mask ventilation valve  View
Ergonomics and Metal Replacement for Swiss Soldiers Knife - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Bergamid™ nylon formulation and GLS™ TPE replace metal and improve ergonomics for Swiss soldiers knife  View
Exterior Automotive Trim - Case Study Case Study OnColor™ FX Smartbatch™ adds metallic style and improves cost performance of exterior automotive trim View
Flexible Neck for Hydroponic Lamp - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versalloy™ XL provides high flow and beautiful aesthetic finish to flexible neck for hydroponic lamp View
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) View
Non-Phthalate and CPSIA-Compliant Vinyl Plastisols - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Materials impacted by CPSIA, benefits of alternative plasticizers and Avient No Surprises Pledge View
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) View
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) View
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 View
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 View
GLS™ TPEs for Portable Speaker Solutions - Product Bulletin (English) Product Bulletin GLS™ TPEs for portable speakers as a gasket and overmold applications for water and dust protection (English language version) View
GLS™ TPEs for Portable Speakers - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin GLS™ TPEs for portable speakers as a gasket and overmold applications for water and dust protection (Chinese language version) View
GLS™ TPEs Packaging Selection Guide - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide GLS™ TPEs for soft touch packaging solutions View
GLS™ Versaflex™ Flexible Bonding for Healthcare - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Henkel LOCTITE® and GLS™ Versaflex™ product information, USP VI & ISO 10993-4,5 compliant solutions and testing details View
GLS™ Versaflex™ PF - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Versaflex™ PF formulations are specially developed for the manufacture of co-extruded surface protective films View
GLS™ Versaflex™ PF - Technical Bulletin (Chinese) Technical Bulletin Versaflex™ PF formulations are specially developed for the manufacture of co-extruded surface protective films View
GLS™ Versaflex™ TPEs for Packaging - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide Chemical resistant solutions for cosmetic, personal care and household packaging View
Gravi-Tech™ - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, characteristics, markets and end-use applications View
Gravi-Tech™ - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, characteristics, markets and end-use applications View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations - Design Guide Design Guide Gravi-Tech™ polymer-metal composites are high density materials developed as thermoplastic-based alternatives to lead and other traditional metals View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations Extended Version - Processing Guide Processing Guides Injection molding parameters and troubleshooting recommendations for Gravi-Tech™ View
Gravi-Tech™ Density Modified Formulations Extended Version - Processing Guide (Chinese) Processing Guides Injection molding parameters and troubleshooting recommendations for Gravi-Tech™  View
Gravi-Tech™ High Density Beverage Closures - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Attain a luxury feel in beverage packaging with Gravi-Tech™ high density closures that stimulate the senses View
Gravi-Tech™ Knife Handle - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Replaced aluminum while providing the same premium weight and feel of metal View
Gravi-Tech™ Luxury Closure - Case Study (English) Case Study (Brief) Gravi-Tech™ replaces metal and maintains a high quality look and feel for luxury closure (English language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ Luxury Closure - Case Study (Spanish) Case Study (Brief) Gravi-Tech™ replaces metal and maintains a high quality look and feel for luxury closure (Spanish language version) View
Gravi-Tech™ Portable Speaker Component - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Gravi-Tech™ solution replaces metal, providing greater design freedom for portable speaker component View
Haptics and Vibration Damping for Power Tool Handle - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex OM 6258 improves haptics and vibration damping for power tool handle  View
HIVIZ® Shooting Systems Recoil Pad - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Custom GLS™ TPE enhances user comfort and durability in recoil pad View
Improved Comfort and Aesthetics for CPAP Tube - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ CL2250 improved comfort and aesthetics to CPAP tubing View
Lightweight and Kink Resistant Garden Hose - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Customized Versaflex™ TPE enables lightweighting and improves kink resistance and performance View
MAM Learn to Drink™ Cup - Case Study (English) Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ FFC enhanced consumer appeal and met Europe's food contact regulations for Learn to Drink™ Cup (English language version) View
MAM Learn to Drink™ Cup - Case Study (Spanish) Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ FFC enhanced consumer appeal and met Europe's food contact regulations for Learn to Drink™ Cup (Spanish language version) View
Nylon Solutions - Product Selection Guide (Chinese) Product Selection Guide Nylon (polyamide) solutions encompass both custom and standard grades from the prime Bergamid™ / Nymax™ portfolios and post-industrial recycled grades from the Nymax™ PIR portfolio View
Nylon Solutions - Product Selection Guide (English) Product Selection Guide Nylon (polyamide) solutions encompass both custom and standard grades from the prime Bergamid™ / Nymax™ portfolios and post-industrial recycled grades from the Nymax™ PIR portfolio View
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 View
OnColor™ Brilliant Metallics - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Learn how OnColor Brilliant Metallic Colorants produce a striking look for polymer parts  View
Optical Clarity for Phone Case - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ CE 3320-80 custom solution to enhance stain resistance and tensile strength View
Overmolding and Stain Resistance Wireless Power Bank - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Customized Versaflex™ CE grade provides an over molding solution with stain resistance for wireless power bank View
Paint Replacement for Automotive Center Console - Case Study Case Study (Brief) SmartBatch™ FX MasterBatch delivers the appearance and performance of a painted part for an automotive console View
Paint Replacement for Construction Vehicle Panel - Case Study Case Study (Brief) SmartBatch™ FX MasterBatch delivers the appearance and performance of a painted panel View
Philips Avent Milk Bottle Seal - Case Study (English) Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ FFC2882-87 provided safe sealing performance for Philips Avent Milk Bottle (English language version) View
Philips Avent Milk Bottle Seal - Case Study (Spanish) Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ FFC2882-87 provided safe sealing performance for Philips Avent Milk Bottle (Spanish language version) View
Photovoltaic Floating Power Station - Case Study Case Study Explore how floating solar power stations get weathering protection from anti-uv color concentrate View
Pocket Knife Handle - Case Study Case Study Bergamid™ Polymer Formulations and GLS™ TPEs provide comfort and usability in iconic pocket knife handle View
Polyolefins – Aligning with Sustainability Goals Brochure Overview of ways to achieve sustainability using polyolefins View
Portable Speaker with Premium Aesthetic - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ CE 3120-80 solution provides enhanced aesthetics and haptics for a portable audio speaker View
Premium Spirits Closures - Case Study Case Study Distinguished Gravi-Tech™ high-density closures are focused on luxury perception as showcased in the spirits industry View
Premium Spirits Closures - Case Study (Spanish) Case Study Distinguished Gravi-Tech™ high-density closures are focused on luxury perception as showcased in the spirits industry View
Safety and Durability for Dog Toy - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ provides safe, tear resistant material for dog toy View
Shock Absorbing Running Shoe - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Customized TPE enhances shock absorption in running shoe View
Shock Absorbing Smartphone Case - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ XP 5130-65 solution for enhanced shock absorption in protective smartphone case View
Slip Resistance Vacuum Cleaner Wheel - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ provides colorability and slip resistance in vacuum cleaner wheel  View
Smart Materials™ for Mobile Phone Cases - eBook eBook Consider design trends, materials and processing options when designing your new phone case models.  View
Smartbatch™ Blow Molding - Brochure Brochure Smartbatch™ formulations blend design and function in one masterbatch solution.  View
Smartbatch™ Frost Collection - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, key characteristics, markets and applications of SmartBatch™ Frost Collection View
Smartbatch™ Frost Collection - Product Bulletin (Chinese) Product Bulletin Product description, value solution, key characteristics, markets and applications of SmartBatch™ Frost Collection View
Soft Touch in Cosmetic Applications - Article Article Consumers want cosmetic, personal care and household products that are convenient and easy to use. These consumer preferences have increased demand for packaging with the applicator included as part of the package function and design.  View
Soft Touch Packaging Helps Make Your Brand Stand Out - Article Article Soft touch materials add color and texture to the package, allowing it to stand out from the competition on store shelves.  View
Stat-Tech for ADAS Sensors and ECUs - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Learn how Stat-Tech material makes the difference in automotive ADAS sensors, cameras and ECU housings View
Stat-Tech™ Static Dissipative and Electrically Conductive Formulations - Processing Guide Processing Guides Injection molding parameters, startup and shutdown, mold design and troubleshooting recommendations for Stat-Tech™ Static Dissipative and Conductive Formulations View
Thermoplastic Elastomers - Product Selection Guide Product Selection Guide Explore product offerings for TPE solutions View
Thermoplastic Elastomers for Healthcare - Industry Bulletin Industry Bulletin/Overview Delivering specialized thermoplastic elastomer solutions for demanding healthcare applications. View
TPEs for Home Appliances - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin GLS TPEs are designed to help you stand out from your competitors with reduced appliance movement and noise View
Vacuum Cleaner Gasket - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ OM provides greater design and good sealing sealing properties for vacuum cleaner gasket  View
Versaflex CE Blue Jean Stain Resistant TPEs - Application Bulletin Application Bulletin Learn how blue jean stain resistant TPEs make the difference for white and light-colored phone cases View
Versaflex CE Blue Jean Stain Resistant TPEs - Tecnical Bulletin.pdf Technical Bulletin Stain resistant TPEs for white or light-colored phone cases View
Versaflex XP for Impact Protection Phone Cases - Technical Bulletin Technical Bulletin Shock absorbing TPEs for impact protection View
Versaflex™ HC TPE For Medical Devices - Application Bulletin (Chinese) Application Bulletin Average peel strength and benefits of Versaflex™ HC TPEs for overmolded medical devices (Chinese language version) View
Versaflex™ HC TPE For Medical Devices - Application Bulletin (English) Application Bulletin Average peel strength and benefits of Versaflex™ HC TPEs for overmolded medical devices (English language version) View
Versalloy™ TPE Off-Road Vehicle Cargo Rack - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versalloy™ TPE increases design freedom for off-road vehicle cargo rack View
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) View
Water Storage and Purification Equipment - Case Study Case Study Laser-marking additive, an authentication additive, and colorant— bundled into a single Smartbatch™ concentrate  View
Water Storage and Purification Equipment - Case Study (Chinese) Case Study Laser-marking additive, an authentication additive, and colorant— bundled into a single Smartbatch™ concentrate  View
Waterproof Speaker Gasket - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Versaflex™ CE 3120-40 easily prevented ingress of dust and water View
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