SONGWON presents its extensive range of functional monomers

Ulsan, Korea – October 25, 2016 – SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd., will showcase its new range of functional monomers at the 20th International Trade Fair for Plastics and Rubber, K 2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Founded on 50 years’ of industry experience, successful R&D and a proven track record in producing and supplying high quality phenol derivatives, SONGWON’s new range of functional monomers offers customers improved leading edge materials that meet the most demanding industrial performance requirements.

Functional monomers are used in all epoxy resins, epoxy resin composites and polycarbonates applications – for example, skis, wind turbine foils, electronic components, eyewear, glass replacement, aerospace applications, cars and many more.

Backward integrated into several key raw materials, SONGWON has the ability and expertise to manufacture functional monomers from lab scale quantities to full scale volumes according to customers’ requirements.

SONGWON’s core functional monomers range comprises:

Dicyclopentadiene (DCPD)-Phenol (as epoxy resin modifiers)

Bisphenol monomers

Fluorene monomers

“In addition to the standard range, our chemical expertise means that we can develop tailor made products that make it possible for our customers to produce market leading innovations in their chosen markets,” explains Mike Mordente, Leader Market Center Functional Monomers. “In addition, we are planning to further expand our range into specialty polyimide and acrylate monomers in order to be able to offer customers the broadest based portfolio of industrial solutions.”

To learn more about the range of functional monomers, SONGWON’s global and local representatives will be in Hall 6, Booth B07 at K 2016 from October 19-26.

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+41 52 635 0000

Notes for editors

About SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd.

SONGWON, which was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Ulsan, South Korea, is a leader in the development, production and supply of specialty chemicals. The second largest manufacturer of polymer stabilizers worldwide, SONGWON operates group companies all over the world, offering the combined benefits of a global framework and readily accessible local organizations. Dedicated experts work closely together with customers to develop tailor-made solutions that meet individual requirements.

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SONGWON presents its extensive range of functional monomers.
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