Mitsubishi Chemicals Advanced Materials
Tivar® materials are UHMW-PE based engineering polymers used to solve problems related to friction, wear, material flow and corrosion.
Tivar® polymers are produced using state-of-the-art compression moulding technology and ram extrusion. The Tivar® range of specialised UHMW-PE products are a diverse group of high performing plastics. Designed to provide specific solutions to tough problems in demanding applications, with superior wear resistance and part life in both wet and dry environments.
For more than 35 years, Mitsubishi Chemicals Advanced Materials or MCAM (formerly Quadrant EPP) have been the world’s largest developer and producer of engineering polymers based on UHMW-PE. Modification and innovation of materials based on individual customer requirements and applications are a focus of their business.
Tivar® materials have a solid performance record in numerous industries including:
Mining, Agriculture, Marine, Filling and Packaging, General Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Industry, Paper Industry, Food Production, Pharmaceutical, Nuclear Industry, Medical and Electrical Applications.
Tivar® materials are renowned for excellent abrasion and corrosion resistance, excellent impact strength, low coefficient of friction and high chemical resistance. Tivar® materials experience zero moisture absorption and provide excellent noise abatement.
Tivar® maintains key physical properties to -30° C.