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Selar® PA for Mascara and Nail Polish Packaging

DuPont™ Selar® PA is amorphous nylon resin which exhibits superior transparency to rival the clarity and chemical inertness of glass, without its weight and brittleness. It is an ideal barrier resin for demanding solvent-based applications such as waterproof mascaras or nail polish.


Features and benefits:
  • Superior optics

  • Gloss and scratch resistance surface

  • Excellent solvent and chemical resistance

  • High barrier properties, suitable for nail polish and waterproof mascara applications with limited weight loss

  • UV blocking properties

  • Outstanding decoration possibilities : easy to color and to varnish, good printability and metallization

  • Unbreakable and design flexibility

To learn more, download our Selar® PA technical information flyer or visit