Electronics

Photo: Flat Panel TV with Remote Control From the wiring inside of your electronic equipment to the computer boards that drive your electronics; from your computer screens and high definition television screens to the outside plastic casings, our company offers a host of products essential to the electronics markets.

Leading producers of electronics and appliances select LyondellBasell’s polymer products as base materials due to their high-performance, cost-saving characteristics:

  • Highly chemically inert (does not react with additives and fillers)
  • Good long-term heat resistance (especially with additives)
  • High melting temperature (about 165ºC) and high degree of crystallinity, especially when nucleated
  • High performance/total cost effectiveness – very low density, tailor made properties profile and easy to process
  • Adding reinforcement materials such as talc or glass fibers and optimizing formulations achieve unique long-term heat aging (LTHA) and hot water/detergent resistance
  • Most products approved by the U.S. Underwriters Laboratories (UL)
  • The superior recyclability of polyolefin-based products aids in achieving compliance with the European directive regarding waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE)