Plastic Trade Names

Trade Names and Brand Names of plastic materials

Here is a listing of trade names, equivalent materials and manufacturers names.

Also links to pages that reference this plastic material if available. Click on – Material Name – this is a Link to material associated to the trade name, and will go to the Product and Data Sheet page.

Trade Names

 

Material

 

Company

 

Absylux ABS Westlake
Acculam Phenolic Laminate Accurate Laminate
Acetron Acetal Quadrant
Acrylite Acrylic Cyro
Acrysteel Acrylic Aristech
Akulon PA – Nylon Akzo/Wilson
Alathon HDPE Occidental
Anwidur PVC Anwil
Apex PVC Teknor
Ardel Polyarylate Amoco
Aristech Acrylic Aristech
Astavin PVC Marplex
Bakelite Phenolic Laminate Union Carbide
Calibre Polycarbonate Dow
Capron PA – Nylon Allied Signal
Celanese PA – Nylon 6/6 Ticona
Celanex Polyester – PET/PBT Ticona
Celcon Acetal Ticona
Corzan CPVC Quadrant
Cryolite Acrylic Cyro
Cycolac ABS SABIC (former GE)
Cytop Acetal Dupont
Diakon Acrylic ICI
Dowlex LDPE Dow
Duracon Acetal Ticona
Duranex Polyester – PBT Ticona
Duratron PEI PEI Quadrant
DurethanPA PA – Nylon 6 Bayer
Dyflor PVDF Evonik Ind.
Dylene Polystyrene Arco
Dyneon PTFE 3M
Ektar PETG Eastman Chemical
Ensicar Polycarbonate Ensinger
Ensifide PPS Ensinger
Ensifone Polysulfone Ensinger
Ensikem PVDF Ensinger
Ensilon PA- Nylon Ensinger
Ensital Acetal Ensinger
Ensitep Polyester – PET Ensinger
Ertacetal Acetal Quadrant
Ertalon PA – Nylon Quadrant
Fluon PTFE ICI
Foraflon PVDF Atochem
Forar HDPE Amoco
Fortiflex HDPE Solvay
Fortilene Polypropylene Solvay
Fortron PPS Hoechst Celanese
Geon PVC Geon
Grilamid PA – Nylon Emser
Grilon PA – Nylon Emser
Hostaform Acetal Ticona
Hostalen HDPE Ticona
Hostalen UHMW Ticona
Hydex 4101 Polyester – PBT Ensinger
Hydlar ZF Kevlar Filled Nylon Ensinger
Hyzod Polycarbonate Bayer
Impet Polyester Hoechst Celanese
Kamax Acrylic Rohm & Haas
Kel-F PCTFE 3M
Ketron 1000 PEEK Quadrant
Korad Acrylic PEP
Kynar PVDF Arkema
Lubital Acetal Mitsubishi
Lucite Acrylic Dupont
Lustran ABS Monsanto
Lustrex Polystyrene Novacor
Magnum ABS Dow
Makrolon Polycarbonate Bayer
Maranyl PA – Nylon LNP Engineering
Marlex HDPE Phillips
Merlon Polycarbonate Bayer
Micarta Phenolic Laminate Norplex
Mindel Modified Polysulfone Amoco
Neoflon PTFE Daikin
Noryl PPO SABIC (former GE)
Norylux PPO Westlake
Novodur ABS Bayer
Nydur PA – Nylon Mobay
Oleplate Polypropylene Amoco
Olevac Polypropylene Amoco
Palvinyl PVC Pal Plastics
Paxon HDPE Paxon Polymer
Petrothene Polyethylene Quantum
Plexiglas Acrylic AtoHaas
Polystrol Polystyrene BASF
Pomalux Acetal Westlake
Propylux Polypropylene Westlake
Proteus Polypropylene Quadrant
Radel Polyethersulfone Solvay
Rilsan PA – Nylon Atochem
Royalite ABS Spartech Uniroyal
Rynite Polyester – PET Dupont
Sanalite (cutting board) Polyethylene Quadrant
Sintimid Polyimide Ensinger
Solef PVDF Soltex
Spauldite Phenolic Laminate Spaulding
Sustamid PA – Nylon Sustaplast
Sustarin Acetal Sustaplast
Sustatec PEEK PEEK Sustaplast
Sustatec PEI PEI Sustaplast
Sustatec PVDF PVDF Sustaplast
Symalit PVDF PVDF Quadrant
Tecavinyl PVC Ensinger
Techtron PPS PPS Quadrant
Tempalux PEI Westlake
Terluran ABS BASF
Thermalux Polysulfone Westlake
Thermocomp D Polycarbonate LNP Engineering
Tivar & Tivar Hot UHMW Quadrant
Toyolac ABS Toray
Trovidur PVC Roechling
Udel Polysulfone Solvay
Ultem 1000 PEI SABIC (former GE)
Ultem 2300 PEI SABIC (former GE)
Ultradur Polyester – PBT BASF
Ultraform Acetal BASF
Ultramid PA – Nylon BASF
Unicar Polycarbonate Nytef
Unifone Polysulfone Nytef
Unilate Polyester – PBT Nytef
Uninar PVDF Nytef
Uninor PPO Nytef
Unipa PA – Nylon Nytef
Unital Acetal Nytef
Unitem PEI Nytef
Unitep Polyester – PET Nytef
Unitrex PEEK Nytef
Unitron Polyphenylene Sulfide Nytef
Valox Polyester – PBT SABIC (former GE)
Vecton PA – Cast Nylon Ensinger
Versadur Polyethylene Polyethylene Simona Plastics
Versadur Polypro H & C Polypropylene Simona Plastics
Versadur PVC PVC Simona Plastics
Victrex 450G PEEK Victrex
Vydyne PA – Nylon Monsanto
Zelux Polycarbonate Westlake
ZL-1000 PEI Z/L Plastics
ZL-1100 PA – Nylon – Cast Z/L Plastics
ZL-1400 Polyester – PET Z/L Plastics
ZL-1500 PEEK Z/L Plastics
ZL-1600 Polycarbonate Z/L Plastics
ZL-1700 PVDF Z/L Plastics
ZL-250 PA – Nylon – Extruded Z/L Plastics
ZL-900 Acetal Z/L Plastics
Zytel PA – Nylon Dupont

 

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