Durethan® and Pocan®

The High Performance Materials (HPM) business unit is one of
the leading suppliers of Engineering Plastics for the automotive and electronic industries.
The name reflects the numerous advantages our product portfolio provides to you as our customers.
One example is Engineering Plastics that lower the weight of automotive parts leading to increased fuel efficiency.

We invite you to discover our high-performance Durethan® (PA6, PA66) and Pocan® (PBT, PBT blends) thermoplastic resins. Get to know with HiAnt® how we can considerably support you from component concept
until production.

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"Modern Plastics Are Not the Problem"


Durethan BC700HTS DUSXBL - extrusion blow molded tubes


LANXESS increasingly making use of the circular economy for plastics

New Durethan ECO polyamide product range featuring fibers from waste glass

14 - 16 October 2020 | The Battery Show | Stuttgart

Visit LANXESS (stand 1-1141) at Europe's largest and fastest-growing trade fair for advanced battery and H/EV-technology

02. & 03.12.2020 | NH Hotel Koningshof Veldhoven
Kunststoffen 2020 - Plastics Trade Fair

Stand No. 219

POSTPONED March 9 to 11, 2021 | JEC World | Paris

Visit LANXESS and enter into
customer dialog with us
Hall 5, Booth N 33

POSTPONED October 12 to 16, 2021 | 27th Fakuma | Friedrichshafen

Thank you for visiting LANXESS at
International trade fair for plastics processing
Hall B4 | Stand 4209

POSTPONED March 13 to 18, 2022 | Frankfurt

Visit LANXESS at „Light + Building“


Electric vehicles – a growing market

Custom materials for the electric mobility charging infrastructure


Smartly designed with easy-flowing polyamide

Highly integrated hybrid front-end module with adjustable air flow


LANXESS launches Group initiative for e-mobility

Group wants to further exploit market potential for e-mobility and battery technology


High-tech thermoplastics for the vehicles of the future

LANXESS at the VDI Congress “Plastics in Automotive Engineering”, July 28 and 29


Chase Plastics as Distributor of HPM

LANXESS Corporation signs Chase Plastics as distributor of High Performance Materials (HPM) products in the
United States and Canada, effective May 11, 2020.


First all-plastic brake pedal for battery-electric sports car

Around 50 percent lighter than comparable steel design


Polyamide 6 is a cost-effective monolayer solution for fuel tanks

Double-shell, welded motorcycle tank

Technical Information

Durethan and Pocan - Electrochemical Corrosion
Mechanisms and influences on
electrochemical behavior of plastics

Alternatives to PA 66

We call it Smart Engineering Plastics Solutions

New Mobility

We, at LANXESS are well prepared.

Durethan XTS

Special Durethan grades with high-temperature stabilization

LANXESS Webmagazine

Exciting, up-to-the-minute news on
Durethan, Pocan and Tepex
Why plastic is a sustainable material