Available from Lanxess Corporation
Pocan® is the trade name for LANXESS polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) and its blends. Pocan® offers a high heat resistance, strength and hardness, as well as excellent slip properties and high abrasion resistance, good resistance to chemicals, low susceptibility to stress cracking and low moisture absorption.
In addition to the injection molding grades, there are also Pocan® grades for the extrusion of semi-finished products, foils and cable sheathing, as well as non-reinforced products, and glass-fiber reinforced, glass-sphere, or mineral-filled products. Flame retardant, elastomer-modified and food-approved grades are similarly available, as are blends with ASA and PC. Pocan® resins are used in a variety of markets, including automotive, electrical/electronic, lighting, household appliance, medical and laboratory technology, and sports and leisure.