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Automotive Interiors

Material Solutions for Cars

If a car looks pretty on the lot, it will get a lot of looks. If it feels good and operates smoothly inside, it will attract even more buyers. From aesthetic features, such as the shade of the dashboard, to technology components such as the interactive GPS screen, choose materials that create a comfortable, safe and reliable experience for the driver. On average, Americans spend nearly an hour a day in their cars—make sure they’re your cars.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Watch your palette pop with colorants that OEM designers around the world rely on for consistent, vibrant hues
  • Design any application space—from seats to control panels—with cost-effective, lightweight engineered materials
  • Masterbatches can be formulated with additives to resist the degrading effects of high and low temperatures, UV-light and hydrocarbon exposure

TECHNOLOGIES
RESOURCES
TECHNOLOGIES
Product Name Description Characteristics Characteristics
OnColor™ Masterbatch colorants Vehicle color harmony Thousands of OEM approvals
Maxxam™ Compounded PP Variety of formulations Extensive OEM approvals
OnFlex™ LO Low-odor TPE for HVAC, non-slip surfaces and mats Low odor Broad range of tactile feel
RESOURCES
NAME CATEGORY DESCRIPTION  
CORE™ Vinyl Powder - Product Bulletin Product Bulletin CORE™ Vinyl Powder Coatings are dry blends of suspension PVC resins that are plasticized for flexibility View
OnCap™ Laser Marking Solutions for the Transportation Industry Brochure Learn more about laser marking for the transportation industry View
OnCap™ Light Diffusion Automotive Solutions Brochure Brochure Learn more about Avient's light diffusion solutions.  View
Paint Replacement for Automotive Center Console - Case Study Case Study (Brief) SmartBatch™ FX MasterBatch delivers the appearance and performance of a painted part for an automotive console View
Seat Buckle System Colorants - Case Study Case Study (Brief) SmartBatch™ Color & Additive MasterBatch system of three colors that met requirements for critical safety components View
Trend Report: Car Sharing and CMF eBook Car manufacturers see car sharing as an opportunity to change their engagement with customers View
Trend Report: Perceived Value and CMF eBook Learn about Avient's suggestions for increasing a vehicle's perceived value. View
Vehicle HVAC System Colorants & Additives - Case Study Case Study (Brief) Seven SmartBatch (color + effect additive) solutions combined to improve vehicle interior air quality (VAIC) View
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