Durethan® and Pocan®

The High Performance Materials (HPM) business unit is one of
the leading suppliers of high-tech 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
high-tech plastics that lower the weight of automotive parts leading to increased fuel efficiency.

We invite you to discover our high-performance Durethan® (PA 6, PA 66) and Pocan® (PBT, PBT blends) thermoplastic resins. Get to know with HiAnt® how we can considerably support you from component concept
until production.

Your speediest way to the TechCenter HPM     

Durethan is 65 years old, and the future has only just begun


Durethan BCF30XH2.0 - fuel filter housing

Alternatives to PA 66

We call it Smart Engineering Plastics Solutions

April 03 & 04, 2019 | Congress Center Rosengarten

International Conference and Exhibition
Plastics in Automotive Engineering
Visit us in Mannheim at stand 6:

Panel discussion i. a. participating Axel Tuchlenski
"Innovations in the Automotive and Plastics Industry:
Is Europe running out of Time?"

07 - 09 May 2019 | The Battery Show| Stuttgart

Visit LANXESS (stand 1081) at Europe's largest and fastest-growing trade fair for advanced battery and H/EV-technology

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
Lightweight automobile – the answer lies in the materials!


WebMagazine - Mobility of the future

Current technical press

related to the Business Unit
High Performance Materials products

Products for LED & lighting applications

Special grades with high reflectivity, heat and UV stability as well as heat conductivity available.

Lightweight design

... with high-tech plastics for "green mobility"

EasyFlow and XtremeFlow grades

Lower wall thicknesses and shorter cycle times with increased flowability.