Hexion offers an extensive
portfolio of epoxy and phenolic resins and systems for producing high strength,
lightweight automotive composites for structural, exterior, under-the-hood and
suspension system applications. Our products are optimized to deliver specific
performance and processing benefits such as super-fast cure, excellent mold
release properties, a Class A finish, very high heat tolerance, superior mechanical
strength and fatigue resistance, etc. You can see a list of our products – organized
by application - here.
Hexion supports all of the
processing methods used in automotive composite manufacturing including high
and low pressure resin transfer molding (RTM), liquid compression molding
(LCM), sheet molding compound (SMC), prepreg compression molding, filament
winding and preforming. You can find a summary of our process expertise and a chart
of typical cycle times for various applications and processes here.
We are always innovating –
in partnership with cutting edge research facilities – to give you the best
thinking and more options for reducing vehicle weight, improving engine
efficiency, and speeding up your manufacturing process.
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