Extension database VII: Plastics

Process nameCountryTypeData source

2-component PUR adhesive based on polyether and castor oil (estimation)
based on polyether and castor oil;
production mix, at producer;
74% component A, 26% component B

EU-28aggts

2-component PUR adhesive based on polyether and castor oil (estimation)
based on polyether and castor oil;
production mix, at producer;
74% component A, 26% component B

DEaggts

Biopolyethylene Low Density Granulate (LDPE/PE-LD)
from bioethylene based on BR sugar cane (45% slash and burn);
production mix, at plant;
Bio LDPE granulate

USaggts

Biopolyethylene Low Density Granulate (LDPE/PE-LD)
from bioethylene based on sugar cane (45% slash and burn);
production mix, at plant;
Bio LDPE granulate

EU-28aggts

Biopolyethylene Low Density Granulate (LDPE/PE-LD)
from bioethylene based on wheat;
production mix, at plant;
Bio LDPE granulate

EU-28aggts

Biopolyethylene Low Density Granulate (LDPE/PE-LD)
from bioethylene based on sugar beet;
production mix, at plant;
Bio LDPE granulate

EU-28aggts

Biopolyethylene Low Density Granulate (LDPE/PE-LD)
from bioethylene based on US corn;
production mix, at plant;
Bio LDPE granulate

EU-28aggts

Carbon Fiber (CF; from PAN; standard strength)
spinning, stabilizing, carbonizing, surface treatment, sizing;
production mix, at plant;
from PAN, standards strengths 34 million psi tensile modulus

DEaggts

Crystallising Polyurethane adhesive (estimation)
crystallization of polyurethane;
production mix, at producer;
approx 3500g/mol, 17% solids content

DEaggts

Crystallising Polyurethane adhesive (estimation)
crystallization of polyurethane;
production mix, at producer;
approx 3500g/mol, 17% solids content

EU-28aggts

Epoxy Resin (EP)
from Bisphenol A and epichlorohydrin;
production mix, at plant;
approx. 1.15 g/cm3

DEaggts

Epoxy Resin (EP)
from Bisphenol A and epichlorohydrin;
production mix, at plant;
approx. 1.15 g/cm3

BEaggts

Epoxy Resin (EP)
from Bisphenol A and epichlorohydrin;
production mix, at plant;
approx. 1.15 g/cm3

CHaggts

Epoxy Resin (EP) Mix
from Bisphenol A and epichlorohydrin;
consumption mix, to consumer;
approx. 1.15 g/cm3

DEaggts

Ethylene Propylene Diene Elastomer (EPDM)
copolymerization of ethylene and propylene;
production mix, at plant;
0.90 to >2.00 g/cm3

DEaggts

Hot-melt based on EVA (estimation)
free-radical polymerisation of ethylene and vinyl acetate;
production mix, at producer;
30- 40% resins, 30% wax

EU-28aggts

Hot-melt based on EVA (estimation)
free-radical polymerisation of ethylene and vinyl acetate;
production mix, at producer;
30- 40% resins, 30% wax

DEaggts

Leather adhesive based on nitrile rubber (estimation)
emulstion polymerisation of butadiene and acrylonitrile;
production mix, at producer;
solids content of approx. 20%

DEaggts

Leather adhesive based on nitrile rubber (estimation)
emulstion polymerisation of butadiene and acrylonitrile;
production mix, at producer;
solids content of approx. 20%

EU-28aggts

Melamine Resin (MF)
addition of melamine and formaldehyde;
production mix, at plant;
1.51 g/cm3

DEaggts

Natural rubber (NR)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
Natural rubber

DEaggts

Nitrile butadiene rubber (NBR, 33% acrylonitrile)
polymerisation of acrylonitrile and butadiene;
single route, at plant;
33% acrylonitrile content

DEaggts

Nitrile butadiene rubber, incl. MMA (NBR-speciality)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
NBR

DEaggts

Phenolic resin adhesive modified with nitrile rubber (estimation)
polycondensation reaction;
production mix, at producer;
15% nitrile rubber, 15% novolac- urotropine- mixture, 70% acetone

DEaggts

Phenolic resin adhesive modified with nitrile rubber (estimation)
polycondensation reaction;
production mix, at producer;
15% nitrile rubber, 15% novolac- urotropine- mixture, 70% acetone

EU-28aggts

Polyamide 6 Granulate (PA 6)
reaction of caprolactam with water;
production mix, at plant;
1.084 g/cm3, 113 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyamide 6 Granulate (PA 6)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6 granulate

ITaggts

Polyamide 6 Granulate (PA 6)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6 granulate

GBaggts

Polyamide 6 Granulate (PA 6)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6 granulate

BEaggts

Polyamide 6 Granulate (PA 6)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6 granulate

NLaggts

Polyamide 6 Granulate (PA 6) Mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
PA 6 granulate

DEaggts

Polyamide 6.10 Granulate (PA 6.10) HMDA via adipic acid
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.10 granulate

DEaggts

Polyamide 6.10 Granulate (PA 6.10) HMDA via adiponitrile
from Butadiene via Adiponitrile;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.10 granulate

DEaggts

Polyamide 6.12 granulate (PA 6.12)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.12 granulate

DEaggts

Polyamide 6.6 Granulate (PA 6.6)
HMDA via adipic acid;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.6 granulate

ITaggts

Polyamide 6.6 Granulate (PA 6.6)
HMDA via adipic acid and butadiene;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.6 granulate

NLaggts

Polyamide 6.6 Granulate (PA 6.6)
HMDA via adipic acid;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.6 granulate

BEaggts

Polyamide 6.6 Granulate (PA 6.6)
HMDA via adipic acid;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.6 granulate

GBaggts

Polyamide 6.6 Granulate (PA 6.6)
HMDA via adipic acid;
production mix, at plant;
PA 6.6 granulate

DEaggts

Polyamide 6.6 Granulate (PA 6.6) (HMDA over AN)
from hexamethylene diamine and adipic acid;
production mix, at plant;
1.14 g/cm3, 226.32 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyamide 6.6 Granulate (PA 6.6) Mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
PA 6.6 granulate

DEaggts

Polybutadiene granulate (PB)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PB granulate

NLaggts

Polybutadiene granulate (PB)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PB granulate

FRaggts

Polybutadiene granulate (PB)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PB granulate

BEaggts

Polybutadiene granulate (PB)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PB granulate

DEaggts

Polybutadiene granulate (PB) mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
PB granulate

DEaggts

Polybutylene Terephthalate Granulate (PBT)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PBT granulate

ITaggts

Polybutylene Terephthalate Granulate (PBT)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PBT granulate

BEaggts

Polybutylene Terephthalate Granulate (PBT)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PBT granulate

DEaggts

Polybutylene Terephthalate Granulate (PBT)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PBT granulate

GBaggts

Polybutylene Terephthalate Granulate (PBT) Mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
PBT granulate

DEaggts

Polyester hot-melt for the textile industry (estimation)
reaction of adipic acid and butanediol;
production mix, at producer;
typically 20-30000 g/mol

EU-28aggts

Polyester hot-melt for the textile industry (estimation)
reaction of adipic acid and butanediol;
production mix, at producer;
typically 20-30000 g/mol

DEaggts

Polyether polyol
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
Polyether polyol

DEaggts

Polyetherether ketone granulate (PEEK)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PEEK granulate

DEaggts

Polyetherimide granulate (PEI)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PEI granulate

DEaggts

Polyethylene Cross-Linked (PEXa)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
Cross- linked polyethylene

DEaggts

Polyethylene Film (PE-HD) without additives
Polymerisation of ethylene, extruding and calendering;
production mix, at plant;
0.91- 0.96 g/cm3, 28.05 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyethylene Film (PE-LD) without additives
Polymerisation of ethylene, extruding and calendering;
production mix, at plant;
0.91- 0.96 g/cm3, 28.05 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyethylene High Density Granulate (HDPE/PE-HD)
polymerisation of ethylene;
production mix, at plant;
0.91- 0.96 g/cm3, 28 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyethylene Linear Low Density Granulate (LLDPE/PE-LLD)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
LLDPE granulate

DEaggts

Polyethylene Low Density Granulate (LDPE/PE-LD)
polymerisation of ethylene;
production mix, at plant;
0.91- 0.96 g/cm3, 28 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyethylene terephthalate fibres (PET)
esterification of dimethyl terephthalate with ethylene glycol;
single route, at plant;
1.38 g/cm3, 192.17 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polymethylmethacrylate granulate (PMMA)
bulk polymerisation;
production mix, at plant;
PMMA granulate

NLaggts

Polymethylmethacrylate granulate (PMMA) mix
bulk polymerisation;
consumption mix, to consumer;
PMMA granulate

DEaggts

Polyoxymethylene granulate (POM)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
POM granulate

DEaggts

Polyoxymethylene granulate (POM)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
POM granulate

NLaggts

Polyoxymethylene granulate (POM)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
POM granulate

FRaggts

Polyoxymethylene granulate (POM) Mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
POM granulate

DEaggts

Polyphenylene Ether (PPE)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PPE granulate

DEaggts

Polyphenylene sulfide granulate (PPS)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PPS granulate

DEaggts

Polypropylene fibers (PP)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
PP fibers

DEaggts

Polypropylene Film (PP) without additives
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
without additives

DEaggts

Polypropylene granulate (PP)
polymerisation of propene;
production mix, at plant;
0.91 g/cm3, 42.08 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polystyrene granulate (PS)
polymerisation of styrene;
production mix, at plant;
1.05 g/cm3, 104.15 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polytetrafluoroethylene granulate (PTFE)
radical polymerisation of tetrafluorethylene;
production mix, at plant;
100.02 g/mol per repeating unit

NLaggts

Polytetrafluoroethylene granulate (PTFE)
radical polymerisation of tetrafluorethylene;
production mix, at plant;
100.02 g/mol per repeating unit

GBaggts

Polytetrafluoroethylene granulate (PTFE) Mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
100.02 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyvinyl alcohol granulate (PVAL)
hydrolysis of vinyl acetate;
production mix, at plant;
1.19- 1.31 g/cm3, 44.05 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyvinyl alcohol granulate (PVAL)
from vinyl acetate;
production mix, at plant;
PVAL granulate

NLaggts

Polyvinyl Alcohol Granulate (PVAL) Mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
PVAL granulate

DEaggts

Polyvinyl Butyral Granulate (PVB)
polymerisation of polyvinyl alcohol;
single route, at plant;
142 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyvinyl chloride granulate (Suspension, S-PVC)
polymerisation of vinyl chloride;
production mix, at plant;
62 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Polyvinyl chloride granulate (Suspension, S-PVC)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
S-PVC granulate

FRaggts

Polyvinyl chloride granulate (Suspension, S-PVC)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
S-PVC granulate

NLaggts

Polyvinyl chloride granulate (Suspension, S-PVC)
technology mix;
production mix, at plant;
S-PVC granulate

BEaggts

Pressure sensitive adhesive based on natural rubber (estimation)
from natural rubber;
production mix, at producer;
56% natural rubber content

DEaggts

Pressure sensitive adhesive based on natural rubber (estimation)
from natural rubber;
production mix, at producer;
56% natural rubber content

EU-28aggts

PUR dispersion adhesive (estimation)
polymerisation;
production mix, at producer;
40% solids

DEaggts

PUR dispersion adhesive (estimation)
polymerisation;
production mix, at producer;
40% solids

EU-28aggts

PVAc adhesive (estimation)
free-radical polymerisation of vinyl acetate;
production mix, at plant;
1.19 g/cm3

DEaggts

PVAc adhesive (estimation)
free-radical polymerisation of vinyl acetate;
production mix, at producer;
86.09 g/mol per repeating unit

EU-28aggts

PVC adhesive (estimation)
dissolving PVC in tetrahydrofuran;
production mix, at producer;
solids content of approx. 25%

EU-28aggts

PVC adhesive (estimation)
dissolving PVC in tetrahydrofuran;
production mix, at producer;
solids content of approx. 25%

DEaggts

Silicon Rubber (RTV-2, condensation)
RTV-2, condensation;
production mix, at plant;
Silicone rubber

DEaggts

Simple 2-component epoxy adhesive (estimation)
combination of epoxy resin, polyether- based resin, aluminium oxide and triethylene tetraamine;
production mix, at producer;
63% epoxy resin, 19% polyether- based resin, 31% aluminium oxide, 8% hexamethylene tetramine

DEaggts

Simple 2-component epoxy adhesive (estimation)
combination of epoxy resin, polyether-based flexibilised resin and aluminium oxide filler;
production mix, at producer;
92% component A, 8% component B

EU-28aggts

Solvent-based polychloroprene adhesive of good heat resistance (estimation)
crystallising polychloroprene;
production mix, at producer;
65 g/mol per repeating unit

DEaggts

Solvent-based polychloroprene adhesive of good heat resistance (estimation)
crystallising polychloroprene;
production mix, at producer;
65 g/mol per repeating unit

EU-28aggts

Solvent-based polyurethane adhesive for the shoe industry (estimation)
mixing polyurethane and additives;
production mix, at producer;
approx 3500g/mol, 20% solids content

EU-28aggts

Solvent-based polyurethane adhesive for the shoe industry (estimation)
mixing polyurethane and additives;
production mix, at producer;
approx 3500g/mol, 20% solids content

DEaggts

Styrene Maleic Anhydride Copolymer (SMA) Mix
technology mix;
consumption mix, to consumer;
1.08 g/cm3

DEaggts

UV-curing laminating adhesives (estimation)
cationic polymerisation;
production mix, at producer;
>70% cyclo-aliphatic epoxy resin, < 15% vinyl ethers

EU-28aggts

UV-curing laminating adhesives (estimation)
cationic polymerisation;
production mix, at producer;
>70% cyclo-aliphatic epoxy resin, < 15% vinyl ethers

DEaggts

Water-based acrylic adhesive for PVC flooring (estimation)
mixing of dispersion, resins and additives;
production mix, at producer;
29% base dispersion, 12% resins, <60% fillers

EU-28aggts

Water-based acrylic adhesive for PVC flooring (estimation)
mixing of dispersion, resins and additives;
production mix, at producer;
29% base dispersion, 12% resins, <60% fillers

DEaggts