Markets & Applications

Since decades Crown General has earned a solid reputation in the worldwide foam conversion industry. Our PVC-foams fulfil the needs of a wide variety of industries where an effective seal against water, dust, noise and vibration is required.

We supply customers in the automotive industry, construction, general industry and many others.


Automotive industry

As important partner of the automotive industry, Crown General delivers to constructors as well as to the automotive supply industry.

Our PVC-foams meet the FMVSS 302 standard (= Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Specification) and its fire retarding properties make it much in demand, particularly in the case of interior trim for motor vehicles, where worldwide legislation is demanding ever improved safety standards.

Some of the application fields in the automotive industry are:

  • Sealing and protection of interior and exterior car elements such as armrests, door panels, sun visors, hat shelves, instrument panels, steering wheels etc.
  • Acoustic and thermal insulation
  • Noise and vibration damping

Construction

Crown General’s high quality foams have been successfully used in the building industry.

The main functions of our foams in construction applications are:

  • Window and door sealing
  • Sealing against air and dust
  • Profile construction e.g. window-sealing profiles
  • Thermal and acoustic insulation
  • Glass industry: glass protective pads to avoid damage during handling, storage and transportation

General industry

Every major appliance in the home, as well as institutional appliances require protection by foam insulation against heat, water or dust. In addition, sound and vibration by motors and compressors must be isolated.

Crown General foams offer a solution to a multitude of problems and are used for the following purposes:

  • Heating, ventilating and air-conditioning industry: sealing of ventilation ducts, air duct insulation parts, seals and gaskets, foam sheets for air-conditioning pipes etc.
  • Electrical, electronics and telecommunications industry: sealing of inspection panels etc.
  • Domestic appliance industry: thermal insulation for dryers, sound insulation for washing machines etc.
  • Agriculture: conveyor belts for fruit and vegetable cultivation
  • Sealants for fitness and medical appliances
  • Sports & recreation: foam sheets for padding, protection and comfort
  • Consumer goods: fitness and therapy mats, anti-fatigue mats, swimming pool covers and lining etc.