The LANXESS Business Unit High Performance Materials (HPM) offers key industries around the world a wide range of engineering plastic compounds and is supported by global production facilities and an R&D network. Worldwide, more than 1,600 employees are working for HPM at 13 locations. Thanks to efficient and competitive production plants, HPM today is a leading supplier of thermoplastic high-performance polymers.
Our polyamide 6 and 66 grade families Durethan® and Pocan® offer various potentials for growth and innovation. At our production sites in Belgium, Germany, Brazil, China, India and in the USA, we produce Caprolactam, Polyamide 6, Polyamide 66, Glass Fibers and Polybutylene Terephthalate in world-scale plants.
With our Tepex® grade family we produce high performance composite laminate systems made with thermoplastic polymers. The innovative combination of continuous reinforcing fibers with thermoplastic polymers results in exceptionally high strength and rigidity, coupled with extremely low weight.
Tepex® enables cost-effective parts fabrication processes suitable for mass-production, especially in combination with injection molding.