Markets

PVC Buildings Products

INEOS Compounds offers a wide range of rigid PVC products available as Dryblends and Granulate in a variety of colours and lot sizes for the Building and Construction market.

These are carefully adapted to the continually changing requirements of the building industry including:

  • PVCu Windows & door profiles
  • Rolling shutters
  • Electrical conduits & building profiles
  • Claddings
  • Fittings & technical articles (injection moulding)
  • Vaycron gasket materials for static and dynamic applications

PVC Cables

INEOS Compounds offers a wide range of PVC cable products which are specifically targeted to be used in a variety of commercial fields. All our PVC compounds formulations respond to:

  • British Standard: BS7655
  • German Standard: VDE 0207
  • Italian Standard: CEI 20 - 20
  • US Standard: UL
  • IEC 502, 227

INEOS Compounds PVC Cable grades as suitable for use in:

  • Fire Performance FRiLA Flame Retardant Low Acid
  • Telecommunication cables
  • Automotive cables
  • Special cables

In addition, all PVC cable compounds comply to ROhS standard (Directive 2002/95/EC - Directive 2003/11/EC)

PVC Hose and tubing

High standard raw materials and a certified industrial process are used by INEOS Compounds to produce PVC formulations for matching the numerous different customer requirements.

Main applications include:

  • Flexible PVC hoses
  • PVC Pressure hoses
  • PVC Fuel and gas conveyors
  • PVC hoses for edible liquids
  • PVC Garden and fire hoses

PVC Medical Products

We offer a full range of PVC products for medical applications such as:

  • Devices in contact with human tissue
  • Blood bags and solution bags
  • Infusion hoses
  • Transfusion sets
  • Connectors for hemedialysis lines
  • Drip chambers
  • Oxygen masks
  • Rigid connectors
  • Spiral hoses
  • Spikes
  • Heparin tubes
  • Respiratory care
  • Cardio/surgery
  • Catheters

INEOS Compounds produces a full range of PVC medical grades according to:

  • European Pharmacopoeia: 3.1.1.1 - 3.1.1.2
  • Biocompatibility: USP class VI

Our PVC products are suitable for different types of sterilization:

  • ETO
  • Steam
  • Gamma rays
  • Beta rays

All INEOS Compounds PVC Medical grades are also available DEHP free.

PVC Packaging

For PVC packaging applications INEOS Compounds offers compounds with an excellent combination of mechanical and chemical properties. A complete range of grades with low, medium and high impact modifier content is available.

Upon request food contact approved quality standards can be catered for.

Main applications include:

  • PVC Bottles for cosmetics, detergents and edible liquids
  • PVC Films for packaging

Other PVC Applications

INEOS Compounds excells in producing tailor-made PVC recipes allowing to follow all different customer requirement regarding colour, technical characteristics for all types of pvc applications, including:

  • Shoes and Footwear
  • Automotive applications (car interiors/exteriors)
  • Leisure Industry
  • Nautical industry

Speciality PVC

INEOS Compounds’ Research and Development has realised a new range of innovative "problem-solving" compounds which are targeted to follow the PVC market evolution in different fields.

These include:

  • Hy-Vin® AM PVC compounds utilise proven Silver ion technology to create a defence against harmful bacterial growth, via bacteriostatic action.
  • Hy-Vin Special Effect Flooring Tiles.
  • Hy-Vin Wood Composite materials, available for rigid and foamed profiles, capping layers and moulding materials.

Resysta® The Better Wood

INEOS Compounds is the licensed producer of Resysta Compounds and supplier of Resysta ARF.

Resysta is a weather and water resistant material with the look and feel of precious wood. Material obtained from renewable raw material, resistant to water, sun,wind and cold and that does not splinter- even after many years.

Resysta has an exceptional eco-balance, made from rice husks, (an agricultural raw material, which so far has not been used worldwide), it sets new standards in terms of sustainablity.

Resysta has the following advantages:

  • Extrudes like PVC
  • Weather resistant
  • Water resistant
  • Salt water resistant
  • Minimal maintenance   
  • Resistant to insects and fungal decay recyclable
  • Processable like wood
  • Reliability over 15 years