Elix Polymers Wins Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award
An innovative natural fiber-reinforced ABS developed by Elix Polymers, La Canonja, Spain, has won the 2016 Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award. Elix ECO ABS-NF was specifically designed to fulfill some of the most demanding requirements of the automotive industry, and offers mechanical properties that are equal to or better than traditional glass fiber-reinforced ABS.
“By understanding the unmet need in the natural fiber composites market, Elix Polymers has meticulously developed a product that addresses the key performance requirements within the automotive industry", Frost & Sullivan explains their choice. “As such, natural fiber composites based on ABS act as superior alternatives for automotive OEMs, enabling their usage across many applications that require high stability and enhanced aesthetics.”
Frost & Sullivan further notes that, “by comprehending the increasing interest of automotive OEMs towards developing environmentally sustainable design solutions, Elix Polymers’ Elix ECO ABS -NF natural fiber-reinforced ABS is able to facilitate the replacement of composites based on glass fibers across a number of interior automotive applications.”
Elix Polymers S.L.
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