The jointly owned materials, called Trexlink, are based on DSM's Sarlink TPV technology. The partners say Trexlink materials are a simple solution for consistent color matching. The products marry DSM's thermoplastic elastomer expertise with Comtrex's color experience. Automotive customers have approved Trexlink. Other markets that could benefit from the material include office furniture, appliances and consumer goods. DSM's elastomers head office is in Leominster, Mass. Comtrex is based in Tinley Park, Ill.
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