Synthetic materials and plastic are an indispensible part of our everyday lives: film, plastic bags, packaging, household goods, furniture and water pipes in the construction industry. These products largely consist of one of the polymers polyethylene or polypropylene. These are the main representatives of polyolefins, the widest-spread group of plastics.

Polyolefins belong to the thermoplastics group, and are most often moulded and processed in extruders.

Flame protection

For use in plastics, Budenheim has consistently developed environmentally friendly flame retardants further to enable their direct incorporation during the production of … more