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Huntsman Advanced Materials Launches New Global Portfolio of Thermal Management Solutions

September 16, 2019

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Huntsman Advanced Materials Launches New Global Portfolio of Thermal Management Solutions for North American Electric Vehicle Market at CWIEME Chicago, September 17-18, 2019


The Woodlands, Texas – Huntsman Advanced Materials, a division of Huntsman Corporation, announces the North American launch of the portfolio of ARALDITE® epoxy resin thermal management solutions for electric vehicles, building on capabilities currently offered in Asia and Europe, giving our customers global access to products and expertise to support large-scale manufacturing in major automotive regions. In addition to the new thermal management portfolio for electric vehicles, Huntsman will be showcasing a broad portfolio of encapsulation and impregnation solutions for low, medium and high voltage applications for the power transmission and distribution market.

Included in the new product launch are material solutions designed to address the automotive industry’s most stringent requirements for thermal management in e-motors, batteries, and power electronics.

  • ARALDITE® Encapsulants - Deliver superior crack resistance and thermal conductivity enabling 25% increase in motor power, 50% increase  in reliability and 25% reduction in motor size
  • ARALDITE® Impregnation Resins – Enable 60% reduction in process time and energy cost compared to traditional industry standards
  • ARALDITE® & EPIBOND® Adhesives - Provide superior bonding solutions for magnet bonding in e-motors as well as other structural and mixed material applications

“Due to our proven track record in the power and electronics sector, we have been able to leverage our technical expertise to create a market-leading portfolio of encapsulation solutions for e-mobility applications, now available in North America. We’re pleased to provide global access to this portfolio and help enable manufacturers to drive forward their own innovation programs and stay ahead of the competition in a rapidly evolving industry,” said Nastassja Kelley, Global Transportation and Industrial Marketing Director at Huntsman Advanced Materials.
Illustrating its reliable chemistries for the power market, Huntsman Advanced Materials will also be showcasing a broad portfolio of encapsulation and impregnation solutions for low, medium and high voltage applications. A range of innovative finished parts featuring ARALDITE® resin systems will be displayed at the booth.


“At Huntsman Advanced Materials, we see ourselves as the chemistry behind the power and electronics sectors. We support manufacturers to address their challenges, providing a wide range of chemistry technologies that enable innovation and speed-to-market in these ever-changing industries,” said Ronny Konrad, Strategic Marketing Manager Power & Electronics Americas at Huntsman Advanced Materials. “With more than 60 years’ experience, we have extensive expertise in developing innovative chemistries that provide several benefits for superior safety and performance of parts, such as high mechanical strength and excellent dielectric properties.”

To find out more about Huntsman Advanced Materials, visit www.aralditematerials.com

ARALDITE® and EPIBOND® are registered trademarks of Huntsman Corporation or an affiliate thereof in one or more, but not all, countries.

About Huntsman:
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and specialty chemicals with 2018 revenues more than $9 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and div erse range of consumer and industrial end markets. We operate more than 75 manufacturing, R&D and operations facilities in approximately 30 countries and employ approximately 10,000 associates within our four distinct business divisions. For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company's website at www.huntsman.com.

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Forward-Looking Statements:
Certain information in this release constitutes forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. These statements are based on management's current beliefs and expectations. The forward-looking statements in this release are subject to uncertainty and changes in circumstances and involve risks and uncertainties that may affect the company's operations, markets, products, services, prices and other factors as discussed under the caption "Risk Factors" in the Huntsman companies' filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Significant risks and uncertainties may relate to, but are not limited to, volatile global economic conditions, cyclical and volatile product markets, disruptions in production at manufacturing facilities, reorganization or restructuring of Huntsman’s operations, including any delay of, or other negative developments affecting the ability to implement cost reductions and manufacturing optimization improvements in Huntsman businesses and realize anticipated cost savings, and other financial, economic, competitive, environmental, political, legal, regulatory and technological factors. The company assumes no obligation to provide revisions to any forward-looking statements should circumstances change, except as otherwise required by applicable laws.