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proven protection.

Non-stop power for a non-stop world.

Wires and cables help power the world, and so do Aegis® nylon jacket compounds from AdvanSix. Used in a range of demanding applications from residential and commercial construction to appliances, plenum cables and automotive, they help keep our lights on, homes and businesses running, cars charging and technology buzzing forward.

durable and sustainable AEGIS ® NYLON jacket compounds for wire & cable.

AdvanSix Aegis® resins, including post-industrial and post-consumer recycled grades, are a reliable choice for wire and cable jacket applications.  Proven and trusted, Aegis® resins are not only designed to perform but can also help you reach your sustainability goals. 

Diverse applications

As QMTT2- and/or QMTM2-UL-certified wiring components, Aegis® resins help producers comply with UL certification and marking requirements.


Aegis® nylon jacket compounds meet ANSI/UL 1581 and ANSI/UL 83 standards, making them interchangeable with other nylon jacket compounds, with minimal testing.     


Get the best of both worlds with Aegis® resins – top performance and processability across line speeds for circuit- and feeder-size wires.


For customers looking to reduce environmental impact, Aegis® nylon jacket compounds are also available as 100% post-consumer recycled (PCR) or 100% post-industrial recycled (PIR) nylon content grades.


Explore these resources to learn how Aegis® nylon jacket compounds from AdvanSix.

Spools of cables.
Visit Us at The Cable and Connectivity Industry Forum by IWCS

Come visit us at booth #430 to learn more about durable and sustainable Aegis ® nylon jacket compounds for wire and cable, and don’t miss our supplier spotlight on Monday, September 18 at 2:15 PM. 

AdvanSix Introduces New 100% PCR Content Nylon

AdvanSix announced a new 100% PCR nylon offering to help customers meet sustainability goals. Let’s take the journey to sustainability together.   

Aegis® H55WC01

A medium viscosity, heat stabilized, nylon 6 universal wire jacket compound providing excellent performance across the range of THHN, THWN and TFFN constructions. 

Aegis® H85WC01

A medium viscosity, heat stabilized, nylon 6 wire jacket compound that is certified under UL QMTT2 and UL QMTM2 for use in wire, cable and plenum cable applications.

Aegis® H55WCX

A medium viscosity, heat stabilized, nylon 6 universal wire jacket compound providing excellent performance across the THHN, THWN and TFFN constructions.

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