Americhem Polyester Applications

What is Polyester?

Polyesters are one of the largest group of polymer families that contain an ester functional group (-COO-) in the main chain. Polyesters are used in a wide range of applications across many industries, from disposable water bottles to conventional glass fiber reinforced molded articles.

The Americhem Advantage in Polyester

Americhem is a leader in providing custom color dispersions to the polyester carpeting industry; and has been for many years. Americhem has developed technologies for several polymers that come under polyesters such as PET, PBT, PTT, and PETG.

Fibers
Durables
Film & sheet
Apparel
Automotive
Awnings
Packaging & bottles
Carpeting
Nonwovens
Industrial fabric & upholstery
Molding
Electrical components
POLYESTER MATERIAL OFFERINGS
  • PET
  • PBT
  • PTT
  • PETG
Antimicrobial
Custom Color
Flame retardants
Optical Brighteners
Soil resistant
Single Pigment Dispersions (SPD’s)
UV and AO stabilizers
FDA grade
Structurally reinforced
Lubricated