Absylux is Westlake’s family of Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS). The material is an economical all-purpose engineering plastic exhibiting good dimensional stability, impact strength, and stiffness. It is FDA Compliant in natural (beige) and black for food applications. Westlake Plastics has a proprietary process for compression molding this material, which gives it better dimensional stability and resistance to warpage compared to other ABS products in the marketplace. Absylux is a popular choice for prototyping parts where low volumes and easy machining are required. It can also be painted and is easy to bond with glue.