Huntsman Advanced Materials

Provides engineered solutions for its customers using a wide range of high-performance thermoset chemistries and formulations. Every day, the company's scientists work with designers and engineers to bring lightweight, high-strength, durable products to market.

10003 Woodloch Forest Dr.
The Woodlands, TX 77380 US

Additional Locations:
Klybeckstrasse 200
Basel, CH
+41 299 11 11

Room 4903-4906, Maxdo Centre 8 Xing Yi Rd.
Shanghai, 200336 CN
+86 21 2208 7588

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Huntsman is a global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and commodity chemicals.

As Seen In CompositesWorld

Huntsman booth CAMX 2017

A range of new products from Huntsman
Huntsman Advanced Materials used the 2017 CAMX show to showcase new products from its Advanced Materials and Huntsman Polyurethanes divisions, including advanced composite resin systems and adhesives.

KraussMaffei presents continuous pultrusion system
More than 200 visitors witness presentations and the live debut at the KraussMaffei Competence Day Pultrusion.

Huntsman, Clariant to join in merger of equals
The new company, HuntsmanClariant, will have sales of $13.2 billion, an adjusted EBITDA of $2.3 billion and a combined enterprise value of $20 billion.

JEC World 2017: Show report, part 1
JEC World 2017 was, by almost any measure, the biggest and busiest JEC event yet, and exhibitors came with much to show the world of composites about innovation in materials, equipment and technology.

JEC World 2017 exhibit preview
JEC World will be held March 14-16 in Paris. CW previews some of the products and technologies that will be at the show.

Haydale Graphene Industries, Huntsman enter into joint agreement
The agreement provides Huntsman with the exclusive worldwide rights to market, distribute and sell a range of its resins enhanced with Haydale functionalized graphene, which will include ARALDITE epoxy resins.

Huntsman researching opportunities for graphene-enhanced nanocomposites
The company is working on incorporating graphene into its Araldite epoxy resins.

Two-component, toughened methacrylate adhesive systems
Huntsman Advanced Materials (Basel, Switzerland) has introduced two new two-component, toughened methacrylate adhesives systems, called ARALDITE 2021-1 and ARALDITE 2022-1, designed to replace ARALDITE 2021 and ARALDITE 2022 respectively.

Huntsman, Acciona collaborate on all-composite lighthouse
The first-ever all-composite lighthouse is now installed at the port of Valencia in Spain.

Not your average carbon fiber part
A Swedish industrial designer and artisan, Ragnar Friberg, contacted CW recently about a new project: a one-of-a-kind custom champagne glass and an accompanying storage cabinet that incorporates carbon fiber — along with a number of high-end materials.

Resin system for rail applications
Huntsman Advanced Materials (The Woodlands, Texas) has introduced ARALDITE FST 40004/40005, a new resin system for resin transfer molding (RTM), infusion or pultrusion, designed for use in composites applications in the rail end market.

Methacrylate adhesive system
Huntsman Advanced Materials (The Woodlands, TX, US) has introduced ARALDITE 2021-1 and ARALDITE 2022-1, two-component, toughened, methacrylate adhesive systems that replace ARALDITE 2021 and ARALDITE 2022 respectively.

JEC World 2016: Automotive highlights
On the automotive side, Henkel (Düsseldorf, Germany) emphasized on its JEC stand a glass fiber-reinforced composite leaf spring, based on Henkel’s polyurethane matrix resin Loctite MAX 2, used in the chassis of the new Volvo (Gothenberg, Sweden) XC90, a premium crossover SUV; the platform of this vehicle is expected to be applied to other Volvo cars in the coming years.

Polybenzoxazine on the horizon?
Benzoxazine veteran Dr. Hatsuro Ishida at Case Western Reserve University has developed what he calls the fourth generation of this versatile high-heat, high-strength matrix resin.

JEC World 2016, the full report
CompositesWorld's editors report on the technologies and products that caught our eye at JEC World 2016, in early March.

The matrix (2017)
The matrix binds the fiber reinforcement, gives the composite component its shape and determines its surface quality. A composite matrix may be a polymer, ceramic, metal or carbon. Here's a guide to selection.

Huntsman announces 60-second cycle times with compression process
Huntsman's new high-Tg epoxy, used in its dynamic fluid compression molding process, allows a 30-second cure and a 60-second cycle time.

Fiber reinforcement forms (2017)
Fibers used to reinforce composites are supplied directly by fiber manufacturers and indirectly by converters in a number of different forms, which vary depending on the application. Here's a guide to what's available.

Haydale, SHD Composite Materials to collaborate on graphene-reinforced prepreg
The materials to be launched include a structural carbon fiber prepreg, a prototyping tooling prepreg and a high-accuracy tooling prepreg.

Lower cost, less waste: Inline prepreg production
New technologies move direct (fabricator-based) prepregging closer to reality.

Product Categories of Huntsman Advanced Materials

Materials
  • Matrix resins, thermoset
    • Benzoxazine
    • Bismaleimide (BMI)
    • Cyanate ester
    • Polyimide
    • Urethane
    • Other thermosets
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, 250 F cure
      • Epoxy, 350 F cure
      • Epoxy, toughened
  • Adhesives
    • Acrylic
      • Acrylic, Paste
      • Acrylic, Other
    • Bismaleimide
      • Bismaleimide, Paste
      • Bismaleimide, Other
    • Epoxy
      • Epoxy, Paste
      • Epoxy, Other
    • Phenolic
      • Phenolic, Solvent-based
      • Phenolic, Other
    • Polyimide
      • Polyimide, Other
    • Urethane
      • Urethane, Foam
      • Urethane, Paste
      • Urethane, Other
    • Other
      • Other, Water-based
      • Other, Other
  • Coatings and sizings
    • Powder
    • Sizings
  • Casting resins
    • Epoxy
    • Other casting resins
  • Compounds
    • Other compounds
  • Catalysts, promoters and curing agents
    • Curing agents, amines
    • Curing agents, others
    • Hardeners
    • Other catalysts/promoters
  • Resin additives & modifiers
    • Foaming agents
    • Toughening agents
Tools/tooling materials
  • Tools
    • Cast
    • RTM/resin infusion
    • Resin injection
  • Tooling equipment, materials and supplies
    • Flexible mold materials
    • Master pattern material, polymeric
    • Master pattern material, other
    • Mold cleaners
    • Mold polishes
    • Mold release films, for prepreg