FULL MEMBERS manufacture and sell continuous-web chemical fabrics or film.
ASSOCIATE MEMBERS manufacture coated fabric and film equipment, supply coated fabric and film raw materials, or provide services to coated fabric and film producers.
Company Profile: BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has more than 15,000 employees in North America. For more information about BASF's North American operations, or to sign up to receive news releases by e-mail, visit www.basf.com/us/.
BASF is the world's leading chemical company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics and performance products to agricultural products, fine chemicals and oil and gas. As a reliable partner, BASF helps its customers in virtually all industries to be more successful. With its high-value products and intelligent solutions, BASF plays an important role in finding answers to global challenges, such as climate protection, energy efficiency, nutrition and mobility. At BASF, we create chemistry for a sustainable future.
Company Profile: BYK is a leading provider of specialty additives that include wetting and dispersing additives for pigments and fillers, viscosity depressants, air release agents and defoamers, rheology modifiers to avoid sedimentation and pigment separation, moisture absorbers and foam stabilizers for mechanical foams, and processing additives for PVC plastisols and calendering applications. BYK additives are typically used in application fields such as CV flooring, artificial leather, wall covering, tarpaulins, roofing, conveyor belts and carpet backing as well as rotational molding and screen printing inks.
Company Profile:Evonik is one of the world's leading specialty chemicals companies. Around 80 percent of sales come from market-leading positions, which we are systematically expanding. We concentrate on high-growth megatrends, especially health, nutrition, resource efficiency and globalization. In 2015 Evonik's more than 33,500 employees generated sales of around €13.5 billion and an operating result (adjusted EBITDA) of €2.47 billion.
Evonik's Performance Intermediates (PI) business line is a leading producer of Isononanol and the plasticizer di-isononyl phthalate (DINP). The products are produced at the Marl site in an integrated C4 production network that is unique in the world. After further processing by our customers, our products are to be found in a vast number of everyday applications, mainly in high-grade plastics and coatings such as are used in the automotive, home, and leisure sectors. For more information, please visit www.evonik.com.
Company Profile: ExxonMobil Chemical offers a broad range of Jayflex® plasticizers that are well suited to vinyl fabric, sheet and film applications. Jayflex plasticizers are branched and linear phthalate esters and specialty adipates and trimellitates used to soften rigid polyvinyl chloride (PVC). They are common in everyday products such as film and sheet, automotive components, flooring, and wire and cable.
Company Profile: : Formosa Plastics Corporation, USA (FPC USA) has formed a Specialty PVC Division which consists of a manufacturing facility in Delaware City, Delaware (FPC-DE), as well as a newly acquired facility in Illiopolis, Illinois (FPC-IL). FPC USA is an overseas affiliate of the Formosa Plastics Group, one of the world's ten largest petrochemical companies.
FPC-DE is certified to the ISO 9001: 2000 and 14001 Standards for Quality Assurance and Environmental Management Systems and offers dependable, on-time deliveries, 24-hour order placement, and on-site technical support. Formosa Plastics Corporation, USA is applying the same management and quality systems at the new Illinois facility as well. In fact, in March of 2003, less than a year from acquiring the Illinois facility, Formosa Plastics Corporation, Illinois has received both ISO 9001 and 14001 certification.
By producing its own feedstock materials, such as ethylene, chlorine, EDC and VCM, Formosa Plastics Corporation, USA continues to be a vertically integrated supplier of PVC specialty resins through its Specialty PVC Division. FPC-DE supplies homopolymer and copolymer dispersion resins, while FPC-IL supplies homopolymer dispersion resin, homopolymer and copolymer blending resins, and suspension copolymer.
Company Profile: Headquartered in Agawam, Mass., OMG Roofing Products is a leading manufacturer and North America’s premiere supplier of products for low-slope roofing applications. We offer the broadest array of products in the industry from the widest selection of specialty fasteners, to insulation adhesives, retrofit roof drains, pipe supports, repair tape and productivity tools, including the innovative RhinoBond System for installing thermoplastic roofing membranes. We back every product we sell by having enough “feet on the street” to be there when you need us in order to identify the best fastening option for your project. Whether you need a pull-test, job start or extra training for your crew, we’re there to help. For additional information, visit www.olyfast.com.
Valtris Specialty Chemicals is a leading provider of specialty chemicals, serving industries as diverse as building and construction, packaging, consumer goods, transportation and oilfield additives.
Company Profile:Vestolit is the world largest manufacturer of specialty vinyl resins for formulating plastisols, organosols, powders and compounds. Our solutions include a variety of dispersion, blending, powder coating and specialty suspension vinyl resins. In the US, our headquarters is located in Avon Lake, a suburb of Cleveland, Ohio. The technical service and research and development teams are also based in Avon Lake where we operate a pilot plant for use in the development of unique and innovative resins. Manufacturing sites are located in Pedricktown, New Jersey and Henry, Illinois in the United States. In addition, Vestolit has two specialty resin plants in Mexico, one in Colombia and one in Germany.
Vestolit offers its current and potential customers a broad product line that can be used to create a wide array of end-products including artificial leather, sealants, roofing, flooring, carpet tile, can coatings and medical products among others. With our experienced technical team, we provide consulting and vinyl-based solutions for current applications as well as addressing market needs for new product development, manufacturing improvement and product performance enhancement.
Mexichem Specialty Resins, Inc. is the US legal entity for the Vestolit specialty brand of PVC resins.
Company Profile:Canadian General-Tower Ltd. is a 150-year-old privately-owned company with corporate headquarters in Cambridge, Ontario and manufacturing facilities in Cambridge, New Braunfels (Texas), Changshu (China) and Liancourt (France). CGT has a long history as a producer of coated fabrics, films and laminates for the automotive, swimming pool, single-ply roofing and geomembrane markets.
Company Profile: Carlisle Construction Materials LLC (CCM) is a diversified manufacturer and supplier of premium building products and related technologies for the commercial and residential construction markets. Carlisle has been a recognized manufacturer in the roofing industry for nearly half a century, offering high-performance single-ply roofing solutions, including PVC. Carlisle also offers a full line of polyiso and expanded polystyrene insulation as well as a host of steepslope underlayments, duct sealants, adhesives and hardware.
CCM companies include: Carlisle SynTec Systems, Carlisle WIP Products, Carlisle Coatings & Waterproofing, Drexel Metals, Hardcast Products, Hunter Panels, Insulfoam, Carlisle International, Versico Roofing Systems, WeatherBond, Carlisle Roof Foam and Coatings, and Petersen Aluminum Corporation.
Company Profile: Enduratex™, which is known for providing superior vinyl coated fabrics to the automotive, healthcare, hospitality, marine and spa industries, is headquartered in Corona, California and has two product warehouses in the United States located in Lebanon, TN and La Mirada, CA. Its parent company, China General Plastics Corporation, is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan.
China General Plastics Corporation of America, or Enduratex™, is part of U.S.I., a $2.2 billion corporation publicly traded on the Taiwan Stock Exchange.
Company Profile: Duro-Last® Roofing, Inc. manufactures a custom-prefabricated, reinforced, thermoplastic single-ply roofing system that is ideal for any flat, low-sloped, new or retrofit application. Whether a roof deck is best handled with prefabricated Duro-Last deck sheets, Duro-Last rolls, Duro-Tuff®, or Duro-Fleece® membrane, contractors can optimize installation time by using our precision-fabricated flashings.
Once installed, a Duro-Last roof is watertight and virtually maintenance-free. Duro-Last has met or exceeded all major fire and wind code requirements as well as regional approvals throughout the country, reinforcing Duro-Last’s leadership in providing consistent watertight integrity.
Since 1978, over 2 billion square feet of Duro-Last membrane has been installed throughout North America. With manufacturing facilities in Saginaw, Michigan (worldwide headquarters); Sigourney, Iowa; Grants Pass, Oregon; Carrollton, Texas; and Jackson, Mississippi along with over 70 Tech Reps across the country and industry-leading warranties, the Duro-Last Roofing system is a great long-term investment for building owners.
Company Profile: Seaman Corporation has been manufacturing high performance fabrics for almost sixty years. The company utilizes unique weaving, knitting, compounding, and coating processes to create industrial fabrics for a wide variety of rigorous outdoor applications. Seaman Corporation’s fabrics are used for environmental applications, truck tarpaulins, architectural fabric structures, military tents, military flexible fuel storage tanks, and single-ply roofing. The FiberTite® Division has been manufacturing and distributing roofing membranes for more than twenty-seven (27) years. This high performance membrane begins with tough tire cord polyester yarns and is coated with a DuPont Elvaloy® KEE based compound to provide excellent chemical resistance and long term outdoor weathering in a variety of climatic conditions. For more information about FiberTite Roofing Systems, visit www.fibertite.com.
Company Profile: Flex Membrane International Corp. began manufacturing high quality PVC single ply roofing membranes in 1990. Flex was an early developer of the modified PVC membranes incorporating the Dupont™Elvaloy®KEE flexibilizer and pioneered manufacturing the fleece backed single ply membrane for adhered applications. Further additions to the Flex product line include PVC waterproofing membranes and geomembranes. Flex is the expert choice for architects, contractors and specifiers who will not settle for anything but the highest industry standards. Flex offers its customers exceptional response time, personal attention, detailed technical support and guaranteed delivery with every project. All Flex Roofing Systems include a full range of components, supplies and tools.
Company Profile: : Morbern is a manufacturer and marketer of coated fabrics and performance textiles. Our production faculties can manufacture both cast and extrusion laminated coated textiles. Mobern is also vertically integrated with our knitting mill, where we manufacture our Mordura product line.
Morbern serves many industries including home and contract furnishings, transportation, marine, footwear, graphic arts and small leather goods with a wide range of specification grade products in numerous styles, colors and designs.
Morbern is also the manufacturer of (U)phoria!™ - a brand new concept in the contract market. Visit www.morbern.com to learn more!
Company Profile: As a leading global provider of a broad offering of premium coated fabrics, OMNOVA has earned a strong reputation in a wide range of applications including automotive, mass transit, healthcare, contract, and marine. You can count on OMNOVA products to bring innovation and provide robust performance, including our PreFixx® protective finish which is a leader in stain resistance and ease-of-cleaning.
Our world-class technology centers are staffed with experienced polymer scientists and have an extensive array of testing equipment, helping us meet accepted and emerging standards and ensure the best performance and quality. Our custom design capabilities can deliver a unique construction, color, texture, or other specific performance specification based on your requirements.
We invite you to partner with us and to leverage our extensive library of designs, technical and manufacturing expertise, and exceptional customer service.
Company Profile: Proquinal SA, established in 1959, is a fully integrated coated fabrics and film manufacturing facility supplying products to the automotive, marine, transportation, contract, shoe and small leather goods industries. Proquinal SA (Bogotá, Colombia and San Jose, Costa Rica, an ISO-9002 and QS 9000 rated producer) is represented in North America by Spradling International, Inc.® Both companies are subsidiaries of the Spradling Group, Inc., with distribution centers located in Pelham, Alabama; La Mirada, California; Pennsauken, New Jersey; Grand Rapids, Michigan; Knoxville, Tennessee, Mexico City, Mexico. Europe distribution facilities are located in Lüneburg, Germany and Barcelona, Spain.
SPRADLING INTERNATIONAL, INC.® Spradling International offers vinyl coated fabrics in over 1,500 colors and textures available via its network of over 125 distributors in North America and abroad. The entire Spradling family is geared to provide superior service in every respect. In fact, it’s been the cornerstone of Spradling’s business since day one. The company’ sales and service representatives are highly trained in product knowledge, technology and upholstery applications. Dial toll free (1-800-333-0955) for solutions to all of your vinyl requirements. Contact Sales/Service Department via e-mail at email@example.com or visit Spradling’s web site at www.spradlingvinyl.com.
Company Profile: : Sika Sarnafil is a manufacturer of thermoplastic membranes for a wide range of roofing and waterproofing applications. Since 1962, Sika Sarnafil has manufactured more than 15 billion sq. ft. of thermoplastic roofing and waterproofing membranes in Switzerland, China, Germany and Canton, Massachusetts. The company offers complete roofing and waterproofing system solutions from vapor retarders and insulation to fasteners and adhesives and its own hot air seam welding equipment. Sika Sarnafil roofing and waterproofing systems protect some of the world’s most valuable structures including numerous schools, retail buildings, libraries, museums, hospitals, commercial and government buildings and stadiums.