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Geomembranes, liners and geotextiles

The building and construction industry is trying to balance a number of trends, including: higher performance; increased durability; improved safety; better aesthetics; reduced maintenance; greater energy efficiency; reduced material use and waste; and lower costs. To meet this challenge, performance polymers from ExxonMobil Chemical deliver exceptional performance advantages in these highly demanding applications.

Applications and benefits

  • Extreme tear, puncture and barrier performance for reduced water vapor penetration to deliver potential energy efficiency and a lower risk of mold formation in structures
  • Balanced toughness/barrier performance via tailored liner formulations with higher-density linear PE
  • The possibility of thicker liners
  • Leverage the extreme toughness and bubble stability to optimize film formulations with linear polyethylene blends
  • Opportunities to increase output and improve film consistency even with large bubble sizes. This increases machine utilization and reduces waste from reprocessing, compared to market reference films

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Enhancing the elongation and tenacity of polypropylene (PP) raffia tapes, Vistamaxx™ performance polymers deliver:

  • Less tape breakage with higher filler loading
  • Faster line speeds and improved output
  • Downgauging opportunities
  • Cost-reduction opportunities

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