Lightweight door and window seals resist damage
2018 - PACE Award Winner
What: Fortrex lightweight elastomeric material
Innovation: Cooper Standard's Fortrex material - the seals around the door frame and window glass - uses a new chemistry to reduce weight, improve sealing and resist deformation and damage from the sun. Advanced sealing properties have allowed manufacturers to lightweight related components, which improves carbon emissions.
First Customer: Ford Motor Co.
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