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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Durethan DPBKV60H2.0EF - spare wheel recess with a bodywork-reinforcing effect



Sustainability through circular economy and climate neutrality



Durethan TC - Thermally conductive polyamides for thermal management


Electric push for lots of driving fun

LANXESS expands Tepex flowcore composite range


Electric push for lots of driving fun

Tepex composite from LANXESS used to create ultra-thin and lightweight electric skateboards


Think big – large-format plastic housings for high-voltage batteries of electric vehicles

Research cooperation between Kautex Textron and LANXESS


Lightweight bracket for firm clamping

New battery bracket with thermoplastic composite design made from LANXESS’ Tepex


Secure connections in numerous colors

Connectors made from LANXESS polyamide 6 for cable harnesses in electric vehicles


LANXESS at the Battery Show Europe 2021

High-tech thermoplastics for electromobility


LANXESS to expand high-tech plastics production in China

Durethan and Pocan - capacity expansion by 30,000 metric tons


New dye from LANXESS increases safety under the hood

New, bright RAL 2003 orange for high-voltage components in electric vehicles


LANXESS' High Performance Materials business unit to become legally independent

New structure for best possible growth opportunities in the high-performance plastics business


ISCC PLUS Certificates

International Sustainability and Carbon Certification for several locations available now

High hydrolysis resistance with plenty of extras

PBT product range Pocan XHR is proving a practical all-rounder

New Mobility

We, at LANXESS are well prepared.

Durethan XTS

Special Durethan grades with high-temperature stabilization

LANXESS press releases

High Performance Business Unit

LANXESS Webmagazine

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