• Louran® SAN C selected for its ease of processing, exceptional surface quality and excellent transparency
  • Luran SAN C complies with food contact regulations[1] and an ideal material of choice for the domestic industry
  • Long time cooperation with Bear Electric

SHANGHAI, September 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — INEOS Styrolution, the world leader in styrenics, announced today that its Luran® SAN C has been selected by Bear Electric, the leading brand of small household appliances in Chinaas the material of choice for its appliances, including the food processor, yogurt maker and filter kettle.

Small appliances from Bear Electric using INEOS Styrolution's Luran® SAN C (image courtesy of Bear Electric, 2022)
Small appliances from Bear Electric using INEOS Styrolution’s Luran® SAN C (image courtesy of Bear Electric, 2022)

Key points:

  • Material of choice for processing and design: INEOS Styrolution’s Luran product range offers exceptional surface quality and excellent transparency, enabling the creation of aesthetically pleasing and durable products for everyday household use. Luran SAN C with its unique blue-violet tint exhibits a well-balanced property profile suitable for complex injection molding applications in the domestic industry.
  • High food safety: Compliance with international food contact regulations[2] and having the lowest residual monomer levels available on the market today, our Luran SAN grades are an excellent material of choice, especially for the home industry, which requires food contact compliance for their finished products.
  • A versatile and economical solution: A trusted material with excellent property retention, INEOS Styrolution’s various grades of Luran are widely used in domestic applications such as water filters, glasses, mixers/blenders and coffee machine water reservoirs .

Bear Electric’s Supplier Management Department Sourcing Engineer says, “Luran SAN C’s performance meets our exact requirements, with compliance with international food contact regulations enabling us to expand our products internationally. We also appreciate INEOS Styrolution’s outstanding reputation, excellent customer service and consistent product quality.”

“We are very proud to be able to work with an innovative and growing brand like Bear Electric”, commented Ravi Ponnuswamy, Asia Pacific Specialties Sales Director. “With the increasing tightening of food contact plastics safety compliance regulations globally, INEOS Styrolution is working closely with our partners to continuously renew, improve and differentiate our portfolio and services to generate more of value to our domestic industry customers.

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[1] Full details of our food contact declarations are available on request to our customers for whom this is relevant. These statements also identify certain tests that must be performed by the customer on the finished molded article.

[2] including United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA), European Union (EU) food contact and Chinese national GB standards.

About INEOS Styrolution

INEOS Styrolution is the world’s leading supplier of styrenics, with a focus on styrene monomer, polystyrene, Standard ABS and styrenic specialties. With world-class production facilities and over 90 years of experience, INEOS Styrolution helps customers succeed by delivering solutions designed to give them a competitive advantage in their markets. At the same time, these top-notch innovative and sustainable solutions are helping to make the circular economy of styrenics a reality. The company provides styrenic applications for many everyday products across a wide range of industries including automotive, electronics, home, construction, healthcare, packaging and toys/sports/leisure. . In 2021, sales were 6 billion euros. INEOS Styrolution employs approximately 3,600 people and operates 20 production sites in ten countries.

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Hui Boon Kwa
Senior Communications Manager, Asia Pacific
INEOS Styrolution APAC Pte Ltd.
111 Somerset Road
#14-16 to 21 TripleOne Somerset
Singapore 238164
Telephone: +65 69338393
Email: huiboon.kwa[at]ineos.com
Internet: www.ineos-styrolution.com