Building & Construction
A. Schulman is a leading global provider of specialized, high performance polymer compounds, and solutions for the Building & Construction industry.
Within the building & construction market, A. Schulman provides a variety of product solutions for both residential and commercial interior/exterior applications. You will find applications produced using Sunprene® PVC compounds, Polyfort® polyolefins, Invision® thermoplastic elastomers, and Schulamid® nylon compounds.
Typical applications where you will find A. Schulman solutions include:
Residential and commercial blinds & shutters; fan shrouds, blower wheels, structural load-bearing components
Key performance requirements for interior applications include:
- High strength and stiffness
- Low warpage and CLTE
- Heat resistance
- Creep & fatigue resistance
Residential and commercial glazings & seals, expansion joints, window setting blocks, door bulb seals
Key performance requirements for exterior applications include:
- Resiliency (sealing performance)
- Low/high service temperature performance
- Extrusion quality (no gels)
Depending to the country, stadium seats need to meet different flammability requirements. POLYFLAM® RIPP 2000 S is the environmentally friendly alternatives to classic halogenated retardation systems.