For the Automotive market, Shin-Etsu Polymer is providing parts and materials that fulfill following functions:

  • Keypads - silicone rubber switches for all interior electronic functions
  • Touch Switches and Touch Panels - projective capacitive touch sensors with fully transparent electrodes
  • Inter-Connectors - Z-axis- and Film-type connections for LCD's
  • Anti reflection filter - an optical filter to avoid reflections in the windshield and side windows caused by backlit switches and displays
  • T.I.M. - Thermal Interface Material - heat conductive pads for semiconductors
  • Silicone rubber moulds - sealings, thermal insulators and plugboots based on excellent properties of silicone rubber
  • Compounds - as slip-coating on rubber profiles in doors and windows and specialty PVC compounds for exterior and interior parts