Applicazioni Plastiche Industriali S.p.A
API is an Italian materials provider and a pioneer in the world of plastic compound production. With over 60 years of experience, API is a worldwide leader in the development and production of thermoplastic elastomeric (TPE) compounds and bioplastics. We are constantly pushing the envelope of what�s possible, successfully anticipating the needs of an ever-changing market with a growing range of innovative products. Our products are at the heart of the footwear industry, from safety boots to high end designer shoes and accessories. Whether it�s our lightweight expanded thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU) replacing vulcanized rubber in a sports shoe or a high performance TPE with electrostatic discharge protection, our clients use our expertise to manufacture all kinds of footwear. We develop sustainable materials that combine outstanding physical-mechanical properties with a clear ecological message, because at API, we believe protecting the environment and the public health are fundamental values which must be passed on to future generations. Since 2017, API is a Trinseo company, with a global reach and pool of resources.