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HP's First of Its Kind Polypropylene Material to Expand 3D Printing Market and Enable New Applications

Expanded alliance with BASF, new digital manufacturing partnership with Oechsler and new HP Metal Jet customers

June 4, 2020


Palo Alto, Calif. – June 4, 2020 - HP today made a set of announcements demonstrating its continued 3D printing and digital manufacturing momentum and industry leadership.  Helping expand the overall market and unlock new applications for customers, HP is delivering a first of its kind Polypropylene (PP) material for additive manufacturing. The new HP 3D High Reusability PP, enabled by BASF, is a versatile, durable, and chemically resistant1 material that has been qualified for HP’s production-grade 3D printing systems, and is ideal for customers in the automotive, consumer, industrial, and medical sectors seeking an optimal balance between performance and cost2.  HP also unveiled a new partnership with Oechsler, the global design and manufacturing player, to develop applications for both the new PP and HP’s broader materials portfolio, as well as new customer Cobra Golf for its Metal Jet 3D printing technology.

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