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SYLVIN PVC compounds

PVC Compounds designed for extrusion and molding applications

SYLVIN PVC compounds are designed for extrusion and/or molding applications for a variety of applications found in automotive, consumer goods, building & construction, and industrial products.   We have formulations as soft as 45A up to semi-rigid hardness, in clear or natural base.  Additives such as flame resistance, low temperature flexibility, fungus, UV and chemical resistance, as well as custom color are available to incorporate in a base material.  We're happy to help with material selection; just let us know how the part should perform and we will walk you through criteria to choose the best compound.

SYLVIN is a registered trademark of Sylvin Technologies, Inc.

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We invite you to explore our PVC compound series SYLVIN.  Ask our experts to help choose a material based on your required criteria.  Contact us for data sheets (TDS, SDS), technical questions and product recommendations.

​Need a special additive?  We may have an off-the-shelf formulation ready to sample or we may choose to create a formulation for you.  

Additives to enhance performance 

  • Flame resistance

  • UV resistance

  • Chemical resistance

  • Fungus resistance

This chart represents an overview only.  Many grades are not listed here.  Please contact us if you need a material or features not listed.

Grade Name
Processing
Base
Hardness
Available Hardness
Typically used for:
Restricted Phthalate Content
SYLVIN 2942-75 Nat
Extrusion
Natural
75A
Available 75A
NSF 51 certified for food service equipment
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 3200-80 Nat
Extrusion
Natural
80A
Available 50-90A
Low carbon footprint option
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4200-45 Clear
Extrusion & Molding
Clear
45A
Available 45-95A
Clear profiles, hose, tubing, bumpers, suction cups
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4200-50 Clear
Extrusion & Molding
Clear
50A
Available 45-95A
Clear profiles, hose, tubing, bumpers, suction cups
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4200-60 Clear
Extrusion & Molding
Clear
60A
Available 45-95A
Clear profiles, hose, tubing, bumpers, suction cups
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4200-70 Clear
Extrusion & Molding
Clear
70A
Available 45-95A
Clear profiles, hose, tubing, bumpers, suction cups
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4200-80 Clear
Extrusion & Molding
Clear
80A
Available 45-95A
Clear profiles, hose, tubing, bumpers, suction cups
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4200-90 Clear
Extrusion & Molding
Clear
90A
Available 45-95A
Clear profiles, hose, tubing, bumpers, suction cups
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4200-95 Clear
Extrusion & Molding
Clear
95A
Available 45-95A
Clear profiles, hose, tubing, bumpers, suction cups
Please see SDS
SYLVIN 4240-80 Nat
Extrusion
Natural
80A
Available 80A
Please see SDS
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Information contained herein is privileged and confidential to Alphagary/Mexichem/Orbia. We reserve the right to change or update as needed. Product information is to the best of our knowledge and may not be appropriate for every application or use and no representation or warranty, express or implied, is being made.

Yes!  We formulate compounds with reduced carbon footprint.  Visit our sustainability page to learn more.

Explore all PVC compounds offered by the Alphagary group

We understand each market sector is unique and requires different performance criteria.  Choose from off-the-shelf options or bring us your unique requirements and watch us work!  

 

Over the decades, our portfolio has expanded through innovation and acquisition.  We have kept heritage brand names to support customers who have approvals with legacy products.   The Alphagary group includes Alphagary, Bayshore, Mexichem, Sylvin, Vinyl Compounds, and a shared partnership with Shakun Polymers. ​

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General Purpose Applications:
Auto, Consumer, and Industry

Compounds formulated with basic properties or with unique performance characteristics such as UV resistance and chemical resistance.

POLIVISOL

Flexible extrusion and molding grades (heritage MX and CO brand)

SYLVIN

Flexible extrusion and molding grades (heritage US brand)

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VINAPRENE

Flexible and rigid extrusion and molding grades (heritage UK brand)

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Wire, Cable, & Electrical Applications

Compounds designed to pass global performance standards for communications and electrical applications (copper and fiber optic).

GW series

UL 1581, 1685, 1666

Recognized in QMTT2

POLIVISOL

Building wire, automotive wire

Listed in QMTT2, QMFZ2/8

SMOKEGUARD

NFPA 262, UL 910 plenum 

Recognized in QMTM2

SYLVIN

Molding grades, automotive wire

Listed in QMTT2, QMFZ2/8

VINAPRENE

Automotive wire, general purpose wire

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Food Contact and Healthcare Applications

Compounds formulated with food contact ingredients for applications needing to pass Class VI testing, NSF approval, and other criteria.

ALPHAMED

Flexible and rigid extrusion and molding grades  

SUPERKLEEN

Flexible extrusion and molding grades with bio-based plasticizer

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New Innovations

Introducing INFINITUDE ...

Our INFINITUDE PVC compounds are formulated with recycled content and have been successfully processed by our customers into footwear soles, irrigation and garden hoses, floor mats, accessories and floor mats for the automotive industry, and 60-70 degree C wire jacketing and insulation, providing customers with eco-friendly options that reuse waste originally intented for landfill

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