20.07.2022

Elkem Silicones is back this year at the Feiplar Composites 2022

Elkem Silicones Brazil will be exhibiting at the Feiplar Composites show from August 16th-18th, 2022 at booth c39 in São Paulo, Brazil.

This event promotes the growth and development of the markets of composites, reinforced plastics, polyurethane and engineering plastics / thermoplastic compounds throughout South America. 

While at the show, Elkem Silicones team will be highlighting solutions to lowering production costs by improving process efficiency using silicone reusable vacuum bags (RVBs). Elkem Silicones has developed the expertise to advise manufacturing companies in their industrial processes and provide them with the products they need for their specific molding applications and in particular RVBs. 

Our Bluesil™ RTV silicones offer many advantages for composite molding including:

  • Room temperature curing
  • High mechanical properties 
  • Mechanical resistance to polyester resins

Find out more about how Elkem BLUESIL™ RTV range can help the composite industry achieve maximum results through high performance molding! See you at the show!

Elkem’s commitment to Sustainability

All known technological solutions for the green transition require advanced materials.  Silicones, silicon and carbon solutions are critical enablers and this is one of the most significant ways for Elkem to have an impact; by ensuring durable and sustainable supply to the green transition towards a low carbon future.

Elkem is committed to take a leading position in reducing the impacts of climate change. Elkem's ambition is to reduce the company's fossil CO2 footprint by increasing renewable carbon sources and developing innovative production processes. With a fully integrated value chain from upstream silicon to silicones and their downstream uses, it is vital to manage the environmental production footprint.

Elkem continues to prove leadership in sustainability and climate reporting transparency confirmed with our Platinum rating on Ecovadis and A- rating on CDP Climate.

Read more at Sustainability | Elkem.com

About Elkem Silicones 

Elkem Silicones has more than 4 200 employees dedicated to delivering your potential by providing you innovative silicone solutions with a personal touch. Elkem Silicones, a division of Elkem, is a global leader in fully integrated silicone manufacturing, operating 14 multi-functional manufacturing sites and 13 Research & Innovation centers around the globe. Elkem Silicones offers a full range of silicone technologies for diverse specialty markets including aerospace, automotive, construction, renewable energy, healthcare, paper coatings, personal care and textiles. Elkem Silicones is committed to create new, innovative and green solutions and business models that promote a sustainable future. To learn more, please visit Elkem Silicones Website

About Elkem ASA

Elkem is one of the world’s leading providers of advanced material solutions shaping a better and more sustainable future. The company develops silicones, silicon products and carbon solutions by combining natural raw materials, renewable energy and human ingenuity. Elkem helps its customers create and improve essential innovations like electric mobility, digital communications, health and personal care as well as smarter and more sustainable cities. With a strong track record since 1904, its global team of more than 7,000 people has a joint commitment to stakeholders: Delivering your potential. In 2021, Elkem was rated among the world’s leading companies on climate, with a roadmap towards net zero emissions by 2050, and achieved an operating income of NOK 33.7 billion. Elkem is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange (ticker: ELK). To learn more, please visit Elkem Website