April 17, 2024
Product Launch & Innovation

Avient Unveils New Versaflex TF Adhesive Thermoplastic Elastomer

Avient Corporation has launched its new Versaflex TF Adhesive Thermoplastic Elastomer (TPE) solutions for adhesive films in laminations with nylon and polyester textile fabrics.

These new solutions help textile fabric laminations to be soft, stretchable, and breathable, enabling a uniform thickness and overall appearance in athletic apparel such as sportswear and underwear.

“Versaflex TF Adhesive TPEs offer easy processing and shaping, resulting in a strong adhesion between the TPE adhesive film and high-elastic fabrics,” Avient said in a press release.

These solutions can support the strength and elasticity of the fabric for superior shape recovery of up to 99 percent after 300 percent elongation over one minute.

It also provided excellent washability can provide a cost-effective alternative to TPU adhesive films and traditional glue.

“We are seeing a steady increase in the demand for fitness clothing, as people are becoming more health-conscious,” said Matt Mitchell, Director, Global Marketing at Avient.

“With the new Versaflex TF Adhesive TPEs, manufacturers can create close-fitting bodywear textiles that offer consumers a more comfortable exercise experience<” Mitchell added.

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