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Development competence from the leading PVB manufacturer for your application

At the research and development site in Industriepark Höchst, innovative material solutions are developed with which Mowital® polyvinyl butyral sets market trends. Kuraray's PVB experts support you with materials that are individually tailored to your requirements and also with materials for new fields of application such as 3D printing. Benefit from the know-how and comprehensive services that Mowital offers as one of the world's leading manufacturers of polyvinyl butyral (PVB).

More efficient processes thanks to high-performance materials

The research and development team at Mowital develops innovative materials that enable you as a user to make your processes more efficient. One example is the temperature-resistant polyvinyl acetal BA 55 HH, which significantly improves the quality of industrial coating processes such as curtain coating and minimizes the use of materials.

Tailor-made materials for your applications

For more specialized applications, the research and development team at Mowital develops tailor-made PVB materials with specific butyral, hydroxyl and acetal groups that provide optimal properties for your applications. The technical service experts also support you worldwide in optimizing your processes for processing Mowital® polyvinyl butyral materials - for the highest product quality.

Materials for future fields of application

You can also benefit from the know-how that Mowital offers you for new applications and production processes. The PVB experts constantly keep an eye on new technologies and investigate how Mowital® materials enable innovations, for example in the area of additive manufacturing. The research team works closely with QSHE (Quality, Safety, Health, Environment) department to ensure the safe use of materials and optimum support for compliance-relevant topics.

Learn more about current PVB topics from our research and development experts.

PVB as an opportunity in packaging printing

In this article, Dr. Michael Frank, R&D Manager at Kuraray Mowital, explains why PVB is the future of packaging printing.

With PVB materials to the next evolution stage in 3D printing

In an interview, Dr. Florian Mummy, head of development at Kuraray Mowital, explains the advantages of PVB materials for 3D printing.