Sipol perfects its line of adhesives for shoesThe launch of the new polyester rod Technipol® 170 N: a lasting polyester rod with faster setting time
Sipol® SpA (Società Italiana Polimeri), chemical company focuses on manufacturing high performance polymers dedicated to both the adhesive and the engineering plastics domains. Thanks to its complete range of co-polyesters and co-polyamides, the firm works successfully in Automotive, Footwear, Packaging and other industrial sectors. The strong historical and territorial link with the footwear sector and the awareness in its strategic value, led Sipol® to get a worldwide recognition in this field and to continuous investments in R&D and production.
Sipol®, well known in footwear market thanks to its polyester rod Technipol® 170, completed in the last years its portfolio with own production polyamide based polymers: the lasting polyamide rod Technipol® PA 167 and the granule Technipol® PA/G for folding and cementing operations.
Last news by Sipol® concerns the launch of the new polyester rod Technipol® 170 N: a lasting polyester rod with faster setting time. Technipol® 170 N has a higher crystallization rate compared to the standard Technipol® 170. This peculiarity brings to a reduction in term of: closing time of the blades, fewer strings formation and less consumption, as a lower quantity needs to be dispensed.
Concerning other properties, Technipol® 170 N is absolutely equal with Technipol® 170: quality, adhesion, application temperature, mechanical properties, color and shelf life remain unchanged.