Performance Polymers
Performance Polymers


As of September 1st, 2020, BASF no longer uses the brand name Technyl for products coming from the recent acquisition of the Solvay Polyamide Business. All former Technyl grades are now integrated into BASF’s Ultramid family of products.

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The engineering plastic Technyl® is based on PA6 and PA66 as well as on various co-polyamides such as PA66/6. The product is available for a range of demanding applications automotive, construction, consumer electronics, consumer goods industries, as well as various industrial applications.


The most important applications of Technyl®

  • Thermal management

  • Metal replacement

  • Fire protection

  • Fluid barrier

Technyl® ‒ versatility in material and application

Many applications are possible, especially in automotive, construction, consumer electronics , industrial and consumer goods industries.

Processing of Technyl®

Technyl® can be processed by all methods known for thermoplastics. The main methods are injection molding and extrusion. Complex moldings are economically manufactured in large numbers from Technyl® by injection molding. The extrusion method is used to produce films, semi-finished products, pipes, profiled parts, sheet and monofilaments. Semi-finished products are usually further processed by cutting tools to form finished molded parts.

The Technyl® product range

The basis of the Technyl® grades are polyamides which are supplied in a variety of molecular weights or viscosities, have a range of additives.

The Technyl® range comprises the following groups of products:

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Please note that BASF does not sell or distribute any Technyl grades to customers and distributors inside the European Economic Area and Switzerland.

TECHNYL® is a registered trademark of Domo.