Bursa, Turkey based Epsan has introduced “Eplamid 6 GFR 30 UV” and “Eplamid 6 GFR 50 UV”, high Ultraviolet resistant grades designed for exterior automotive applications. The company claims that both materials have been approved by one of the Scandinavian Truck manufacturers and has already been consumed in rear view mirror application by one of the French Truck and passenger car manufacturers. According to Epsan, both grades have passed the tests by Deutsches Kunststoff-Institut, an independent lab in Germany prior to commercialize. Eplamid 6 GFR 30 UV has also been tested by a German passenger car manufacturer in their Chinese factory for about duration of four months. And it is recently approved for side mirror application. With this product development, the firm aimed to meet the requirements of good original surface quality under microscopic picture and good mechanical properties.
In addition, Epsan is planning to announce new product developments in addition to High Ultraviolet resistance grades at K.