Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics

Energy & Environment

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Products for the Energy and Environment Markets


Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics serves the oil & gas and renewable energies markets, providing highly innovative engineered solutions to meet the global energy demand growth.  With a rich, innovative tradition, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is dedicated to delivering the most technologically advanced products and solutions in the following applications.


  • Photovoltaic panels

  • Wind turbines

  • Low fugitive emission valves

  • Subsea and topside valves

  • Loading and transfer equipments

  • Subsea equipments

  • Floating production

  • E&P equipments


Energy Market Group


Our multiple facilities throughout the world house state-of-the-art processing and test equipments, as well as Research and Development centers dedicated to providing customers with a level of service and reliability that withstands the test of time.



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Business Site Brand/Product Web Page Links

Select from the list below for products/brands available from various Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics businesses.  Hyperlinks will direct you to the appropriate product information available from these business web sites.


Solar Solglide® high-performance bearing solutions engineered and tailor-made to your energy application demands


Tygon® tubing, Acutech Plastics  products, and Flexible Components


LightSwitch® encapsulating films for PV panels and SolarBond® Foam Tapes and Sealants


SolarBond® Solutions for Photovoltaic Modules - Robotically applied Foam-In-Place Sealant, Bonding Tapes & Silicone Membranes


SolarGard® photovoltaics for solar modules


SolarGard® photovoltaics backsheets (custom coatings)


Ultra Barrier Testing, a patent pending permeation test method, measuring the performance of Ultra Barriers Capability

Oil & Gas Materials and Components


Chemfab®  PTFE coated non-stick materials, easy release material solutions for energy


Covisil® silicone materials, exterior parts, connectors


OmniSeal® spring-energized seals, Rulon® and Meldin® components for the harshest environment applications such as oil and gas exploration and production


CHR® Tape pressure-sensitive tapes from a variety of film, fabric, metal, laminations or paper substrates with acrylic, silicone, or natural rubber adhesive systems 


Norton® polyimide, PTFE, high performance films and Zitex® membranes for energy oil and gas market applications 


Rencol® tolerance rings for gas seals used in oil plants


PTFE Films for diaphragm pumps, and other pump/valve applications

Energy Efficiency Quality waterproofing for interiors, windows, doors and other renovations


SolarGard® window film for automotive, home and office buildings


Glazing seals for glass facades