Product Innovation Timeline

 

1975 - STR and DOE invented and commercialized solar encapsulants.

 

1979 - STR began marketing encapsulant under the trade name PHOTOCAP®.

 

1986 - STR produced the first fast cure encapsulant (PHOTOCAP® 15295).

 

1996 - STR developed their proprietary non-shrinking encapsulant process (UF).

 

2002 - Generation 1 ultra-fast cure encapsulant (PHOTOCAP® 15420).

 

2003 - Generation 2 ultra-fast cure encapsulant (low tempurature cure).

 

2005 - Flame retardant encapsulant.

 

2008 - Generation 3 mega-fast cure encapsulant (PHOTOCAP® 15455).

 

2009 - Thermoplastic encapsulant for thin-film solar modules (TFE).

 

2010 - STR announces record setting lamination cycle (5 minutes).

 

2011 - High light transmission product is released (PHOTOCAP® 15505P HLT™).

 

2012 - STR announces PID resistant formulas with wider processing windows (PHOTOCAP® 15580 and PHOTOCAP® 15585P HLT™).

 

2015 - STR's first POE encapsulant is released (PHOTOCAP® 35521P). 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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