Ludwigshafen, Germany – Green & Light Automotive Components has developed a car-boot ‘loading floor’ featuring an innovative elastomeric polyurethane (PU) skin technology.
To develop the cleanable surface skin, the Suzhou, China-based company employed a paper honeycomb and an Elastoskin branded PU from BASF.
A foam material, from the same supplier, is incorporated into the structure to reduce weight by 20-30% compared to conventional materials.
The honeycomb structure, enclosed by two fibre-glass mats, is foamed and pressed using BASF’s Elastoflex E semi-rigid PU foam.
The flooring material is easier to clean…