Celanese Introduces Hostaform PTX POM Series for Flexible Applications

By Chemical Processing staff

Oct 14, 2013

Celanese Corp. will celebrate 50 years of the Celcon/Hostaform acetal copolymer (POM) product line at K 2013 in Düsseldorf, Germany, by introducing a flexible material solution for pipes and tubes called the Hostaform PTX POM series.

The introduction of the new Hostaform PTX POM series is one of several Celanese is scheduled to make at booths A07 and B07 in Hall 06 during K 2013. The new series delivers elastic mechanical properties that provide customers with a technical alternative to traditional thermoplastics used in automotive in-tank fuel and vapor lines.

Hostaform PTX POM meets fuel system requirements for flex fuels and highly aspirated engines designed to reduce CO2 emissions. Hostaform PTX POM is suitable for both injection and extrusion molded fuel related applications that require enhanced mechanical characteristics in such a demanding environment.

For more information, visit www.celanese.com.