The editors of Injection World recently reached out to us for information on TOPAS® COC in optical applications. As a result, their September 2014 issue cited several key attributes of TOPAS materials, including moisture resistance, high flow, easy processing and low birefringence.
Optical Components Benefit from COC
About TOPAS Advanced Polymers
TOPAS Advanced Polymers is the world’s leading maker of COC (cyclic olefin copolymer), a glass-clear and extremely pure plastic for healthcare, optics, packaging, and electronics applications. From insulin delivery, to food contact films, to tablet and smartphone components, TOPAS COC is the high performance material of choice. The broad global regulatory compliance of TOPAS COC can make your next development a simpler task.
TOPAS Advanced Polymers also supplies the chemical raw material norbornene. A joint venture of Polyplastics Co., Ltd., and Daicel Corporation, the company is headquartered in Frankfurt, Germany, with a U.S. subsidiary in Florence, Ky. It operates the world's largest COC plant in Oberhausen, Germany. For more information, click on the links at the top of this page.
TOPAS® is a registered trademark of TOPAS Advanced Polymers for its family of cyclic olefin copolymer resins.