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Engineering Materials

Advancing Material Science for Hybrid Fuel Tanks

As vehicle electrification advances, hybrid vehicles will continue to play an important role as manufacturers seek to reduce CO2 emissions. The Akulon® Fuel Lock family of PA6 materials offers a proven low-permeation material solution for hybrid vehicle fuel tanks. It offers superior barrier performance and strength vs. materials such as HDPE. In addition, it is formulated for easy monolayer processing to reduce costs and increase cycle time efficiency.

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Akulon® K223-TP4

Akulon® is our family of high performance polyamide 6 and polyamide 66 materials, used by customers across the world in applications ranging from automotive, electronics & electrical, to furniture and packaging.

We offer Akulon® grades for injection molding, blow molding and extrusion (including barrier film, stock shapes, convoluted tubes, and mono and multi filament).

In molded parts the material offers an excellent balance of easy design and processing with outstanding mechanical properties over a wide temperature range and in diverse conditions. Meanwhile for extrusion the strength, resilience and easy processing of Akulon® sets the market standards.

  • Impact Modified

Akulon® Fuel Lock FLE-LP NA99001

Akulon® is our family of high performance polyamide 6 and polyamide 66 materials, used by customers across the world in applications ranging from automotive, electronics & electrical, to furniture and packaging.

We offer Akulon® grades for injection molding, blow molding and extrusion (including barrier film, stock shapes, convoluted tubes, and mono and multi filament).

In molded parts the material offers an excellent balance of easy design and processing with outstanding mechanical properties over a wide temperature range and in diverse conditions. Meanwhile for extrusion the strength, resilience and easy processing of Akulon® sets the market standards.

  • Low fuel permeation PA6 suitable for use in injection molding/welding of small engine fuel tanks
  • Low fuel permeation

EcoPaXX® Q-FP4

EcoPaXX® Q-FP4 is an unfilled, impact-modified long aliphatic polyamide with excellent impact and flow

EcoPaXX® Q-FP4 is an unfilled, impact-modified long aliphatic polyamide with excellent impact and flow

EcoPaXX® Q-FP4 is an unfilled, impact-modified long aliphatic polyamide with excellent impact and flow

  • Impact Modified
  • Improved flow
  • Good or high flow

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