Ascend’s new Starflam® 500 grades offer best-in-class relative temperature index (RTI), high comparative tracking index (CTI) and a UL94 V-0 rating at 0.2 mm, while also bringing the reliable specific strength and processability of polyamide 66.
Sustainability is an overarching discipline that guides every aspect of our business — the progress highlighted in our 2022 Sustainability Report explores how we are upholding the commitments we've made to inspire a better tomorrow for our people, families, communities and customers.
High-quality post-consumer nylon you can rely on, even in demanding applications, brought to you by Circular Polymers by Ascend.
Our broad portfolio of tunable grades allows you to find the optimal balance of damping and mechanical performance by operating temperature.
Ascend Performance Materials makes high-performance materials for everyday essentials and new technologies. Our focus is on improving quality of life and inspiring a better tomorrow through innovation.
Our customers use Ascend products to make safer vehicles, cleaner energy, better medical devices, smarter appliances and longer-lasting apparel and consumer goods.
For us, sustainability is about empowering people, innovating solutions and operating without compromise with the goal of improving the quality of life today and inspiring a better tomorrow. Our sustainability initiatives touch every aspect of our business, from building our people’s careers to reducing our environmental impacts. We are committed to leading our industry in sustainable practices.
The Ascend materials database makes it easy to find exactly the right material for your specific application. All products are searchable by polymer, feature, industry or brand.
The Ascend Cares Foundation is about making a difference in the lives of others. Founded in 2011, Ascend Cares is employee-led and entirely funded by employee donations and company match. We partner with a variety of organizations focused on supporting people throughout our communities.