Advanced Materials: Plastics

Sun Chemical and its parent company, the DIC Corporation, deliver a vast portfolio of advanced products and technologies to broad markets, including automotive, inkjet, electrical/electronics, architectural and industrial coatings, aerospace, printed electronics, printed circuit boards, photovoltaics, plastic cards, water degassing, and plastics.

Sun Chemical’s global presence, combined with advanced technologies and products from Sun & DIC, allows for the delivery of local service and support with solutions, tailor-made.

See below for a small sampling of our broad range of product offerings.

  • EPICLON for Plastics

    DIC's EPICLON epoxy resins and hardeners are optimized for use in fibre-reinforced plastic (FRP) molding where they ensure fast curability and flame resistance.

  • GLOBINEX for Plastics

    DIC's GLOBINEX® non-phthalate polyester plasticizers give plastics outstanding flexibility, non-migration properties and oil resistance at high temperatures.

  • HYDRAN for Plastics

    DIC's HYDRAN polyurethane dispersions (PUDs) imbue plastic films with outstanding light and abrasion resistance as well as flexibility.

  • MONOCIZER for Plastics

    DIC's MONOCIZER® plasticizers are dialkyl adipate-type plasticizers which give plastics exceptionally efficient flexibility.

  • Phenolic Resins for Plastics

    DIC’s phenolic resins are optimized for fibre-reinforced plastic (FRP) production and exhibit flame resistance as well as various curability options.

  • PTBP for Plastics

    DIC’s PTBP (4-tert-Butylphenol) is optimized for the production of phenolic resins and as a molecular weight modifier in polycarbonate resin production.

  • TBC for Plastics

    DIC’s TBC (4-tert-Butylcatechol) is a polymerization inhibitor and stabilizer for unsaturated monomers, such as styrene and butadiene.