Polyfast Polímeros named exclusive authorized distributor of acrylic-based products ACRYLITE® and ACRYMID® in Brazil
Parsippany, NJ, USA – Effective immediately, Polyfast Polímeros will be the exclusive authorized distributor of Roehm’s acrylic-based molding compound products in Brazil. Roehm’s ACRYLITE® and ACRYMID® brands of polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) products are established in many applications in the lighting and automotive industries as well as in the electronics and household appliances sectors.
Polyfast Polímeros, headquartered in São Paulo, has a widespread presence and extensive experience in the polymers industry and a reputation for exceeding customer expectations. The extensive product portfolio of Roehm’s molding compounds for all injection-molding and extrusion applications is the ideal supplement to Polyfast’s robust portfolio. This partnership will combine the reliable manufacturing operations, quality products, and innovative solutions of Roehm with the exceptional service provided by Polyfast’s extended supply chain network, local sales and marketing professionals, and technical support.
Utilized in many different fields of application, from high-gloss pillar covers on cars to light-guiding materials in luminaires, Roehm’s ACRYLITE® and ACRYMID® molding compounds are the ideal solution for applications requiring exceptional brilliance and transparency, unparalleled weather resistance, and excellent surface characteristics.
With 3,500 employees and 15 production sites worldwide, Röhm is one of the world’s leading manufacturers in the methacrylate business. The medium-sized company with branches in Germany, China, the USA, Russia, and South Africa has more than 80 years of experience in methacrylate chemistry and a strong technology platform. Our best-known brands include PLEXIGLAS®, ACRYLITE®, DEGALAN® and DEGAROUTE®.
Röhm is a worldwide manufacturer of PMMA products sold under the PLEXIGLAS® and PLEXIMID® trademarks on the European, Asian, African and Australian continents and under the ACRYLITE® and ACRYMID® trademarks in the Americas.
Polyfast Polímeros is a Brazilian plastics distributor, founded in 2002 as an exclusive distributor for DuPont. Ten years later the portfolio was broadened to include engineering and specialty polymers from top-notch global producers such as Lanxess, Celanese, DSM, and Ascend for a variety of markets, including automotive, consumer goods, electronics, and industrial applications. We are ISO 9001:2015 certified and provide not only logistics services and supply chain capabilities but also highly qualified technical services. With warehouses strategically located in key industrial areas and staff availability in all regions of Brazil. Polyfast stands out above the competition, offering our 400+ customers solutions for distributing specialty polymers.
64295 Darmstadt, Germany
Phone +49 6151 863-7154
Roehm America LLC
BU Molding Compounds
299 Jefferson Road
Parsippany, NJ 07054
T +1 973-929-8277
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