Vinyl Compounds

  • Aspire Vinyl™

    Aspire Vinyl™ flexible compounds are the market’s first phthalate-free, bio-based flexible vinyl compounds with improved performance at a price that is equal to its traditional non-sustainable counterparts.

    The Aspire Vinyl™ family of compounds contains greater than 35 percent renewable content and is specifically designed to enable our customers to meet their sustainability, product performance, and economic goals without compromising product quality or processability.

    Key sustainability credentials include:

    • Bio-based  – Derived from renewable resources (non-petroleum-based feedstock)  
    • Organic-Based Stabilizers – Free of heavy metals  
    • Low Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) -- Passes >> GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality >> and  >> GREENGUARD Gold >> (Children & Schools Certification) 
    • High Renewable Carbon Content – Meets USDA BioPreferred Program requirements with greater than 25 percent renewable content 
    • Carbon Footprint Reduction – >> Cradle-to-Gate Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) >> shows a 50 percent reduction in CO2 emissions and improved environmental impact when using bio-based versus phthalate-based plasticizers

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