Polyoxymethylene (POM) - news on Plastech

New offer of POM round rods from Röchling

Round rods up to Ø500 mm made of Sustarin C (POM-C) are now available from Röchling.

DuPont Delrin POM extends scope of use in automotive interiors

Impact resistant, low-emission DuPont Delrin POM extends scope of use in automotive interiors.

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Ticona has extended its Hostaform S range of impact-resistant modified products by an outstanding type of polyoxymethylene (POM).


Variotherm mold temperature control for smooth appearance

Ticona has accomplished the perfect replacement for coated components with Hostaform POM MetaLX with a high-quality metal effect as the required finish.

DuPont Delrin POM in new performance

An Ultra Light Urban Vehicle project at Bradley University shows how acetal gears — specifically gears made of DuPont Delrin POM — offer strength, toughness and low-friction attributes needed to take the load generated stress in drivetrain transmission systems while significantly damping noise and reducing weight inherent in metal gears.

New engineering plastics for the medical sector

BASF is adding three new products from two classes of material to its medical-technology plastics portfolio identified by the suffix “PRO”.

Ticona introduces new UV-Detectable Hostaform MT Grade

Ticona announced the availability of Hostaform MT (medical technology) 8U05, a UV-detectable acetal copolymer (POM) for enhanced quality control in the production of complex medical devices.