Trinseo | Trinseo’s Latex Binders Used in Open Mesh Fabric Applications Solve Wall Crack Issue
Skip to Sub Navigation Menu Skip to Main Content

Corporate News

June 23, 2020

Trinseo’s Latex Binders Used in Open Mesh Fabric Applications Solve Wall Crack Issue

Open mesh fabric

Due to various reasons such as temperature, humidity, and chemical reactions, cracks in walls often develop during decoration of new apartments / houses, or refurbishment of old properties. They do not only affect the appearance of the property, but also cause problems such as water seepage, water leakage or on the bearing capacity of the structure. The issue can be solved by Trinseo’s latex binders used in open mesh fabric applications.

Open mesh fabric is made of glass fibers and used in cement, gypsum and walls. After coating and drying, open mesh fabric adds strength to the wall construction and prevents cracking. Trinseo’s latex binders are the ideal coating material for open mesh fabric. After coating and drying, the outstanding performance of Trinseo’s latex binders provide good water resistance and alkali resistance for open mesh fabric. Hence, the dimensional stability achieved prevents the development of wall cracks.

In addition to preventing wall cracks and achieving the required aesthetics, Trinseo’s 60 years of production and R&D experience in latex binders ensures that our high-performance products have excellent low VOC and low odor, adding value to the environment.

There are many types of open mesh fabrics available in the market, and there are different requirements for the softness / hardness of the open mesh fabrics on particular projects. Trinseo would be happy to provide technical guidance according to varying project needs.

Contact John Chen, our product technical expert today on +86 13636389156.


About Trinseo

Trinseo (NYSE: TSE), a specialty material solutions provider, partners with companies to bring ideas to life in an imaginative, smart, and sustainability-focused manner by combining its premier expertise, forward-looking innovations and best-in-class materials to unlock value for companies and consumers.

From design to manufacturing, Trinseo taps into decades of experience in diverse material solutions to address customers’ unique challenges in a wide range of industries, including consumer goods, mobility, building and construction, and medical.

Trinseo’s approximately 3,400 employees bring endless creativity to reimagining the possibilities with clients all over the world from the company’s locations in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. Trinseo reported net sales of approximately $4.8 billion in 2021. Discover more by visiting and connecting with Trinseo on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and WeChat.

Cautionary Note on Forward-Looking Statements

This press release may contain forward-looking statements including, without limitation, statements concerning plans, objectives, goals, projections, strategies, future events or performance, and underlying assumptions and other statements, which are not statements of historical facts or guarantees or assurances of future performance. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of words like "expect," "anticipate," "intend," "forecast," "outlook," "will," "may," "might," "see," "tend," "assume," "potential," "likely," "target," "plan," "contemplate," "seek," "attempt," "should," "could," "would" or expressions of similar meaning. Forward-looking statements reflect management’s evaluation of information currently available and are based on our current expectations and assumptions regarding our business, the economy and other future conditions. Because forward-looking statements relate to the future, they are subject to inherent uncertainties, risks and changes in circumstances that are difficult to predict. Factors that might cause future results to differ from those expressed by the forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, our ability to successfully execute our transformation strategy and business strategy; our ability to integrate acquired businesses; global supply chain volatility, increased costs or disruption in the supply of raw materials or increased costs for transportation of our products; the nature of investment opportunities presented to the Company from time to time; and those factors discussed in our Annual Report on Form 10-K, under Part I, Item 1A —"Risk Factors" and elsewhere in our other reports, filings and furnishings made with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time. As a result of these or other factors, our actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by the forward-looking statements. Therefore, we caution you against relying on any of these forward-looking statements. The forward-looking statements included in this press release are made only as of the date hereof. We undertake no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as otherwise required by law.