Vistamaxx™ propylene-based elastomers for higher processing flexibility at lower costs in elastic hygiene film

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Exhibiting excellent intrinsic elasticity, broad polyolefin compatibility and exceptional adhesion to polypropylene nonwovens, Vistamaxx propylene-based elastomers  create new processing opportunities at significantly lower costs for elastic hygiene film converters.

Elastic films containing Vistamaxx are ideal for use in a wide variety of applications in the personal care elastic hygiene market to provide articles that are elastic, lightweight, quieter and discreet. Benefits of using Vistamaxx in elastic hygiene film include:

  • Lower formulation costs through styrenic block copolymers (SBC) and thermoplastic urethane (TPU) replacement
  • Lower processing costs and improved process flexibility
  • Excellent adhesion to PP nonwovens
  • Broad polyolefin compatibility
  • Excellent elasticity
  • Improved customization of film properties

In addition to elastic hygiene film, elastic nonwoven fabrics manufactured using Vistamaxx propylene-based elastomers are providing cost-effective solutions that improve the fit and comfort of disposable hygiene articles.