PUR foam for automotive interiors

CARPENTER announces acquisition of
Recticel Engineered Foams Division
(formerly FoamPartner)

Automotive Rolls – Premium Foams for Vehicle Interiors

Our solutions for the automotive industry impress with easy handling & an efficient use of materials – customers appreciate an improved interior climate & homogeneous surfaces with a soft touch

As a partner to the automotive industry, we develop and produce foams for vehicle interior components. These foams impress with their simple, low-emission handling, a homogeneous surface appearance and excellent tactile properties with a soft touch. Our interior foams are available with fine or open cell structures, depending on the application. High elasticity, thermoforming and good resilience at critical radii are some other advantages of our foams for interior components. 

We supply a large number of automotive suppliers worldwide (Tier1 & Tier 2) with foams for automotive interior components. These include headliners, car seats & climate-controlled seats, for instance, as well as door cladding and armrests. Our products have been validated by major OEMs. Our R&D team supports customers all over the world from our Competence Center in Europe.

Automotive Interior – Diverse Solutions

Individual & custom-tailored for your vehicle interior applications

  • Headliners

    Decorative foams for use in headliners


    Easy to handle, low-odor and extremely long-lasting. These foams impress with their high elasticity, homogeneous cell structures and good thermoformability. Our unique 120m long blocks create significantly fewer bonded seams.

  • Car Seats & Climate-controlled Seats

    Padded foams for seat applications


    Optimal seating comfort and a great feeling for your car seats. In climate-controlled seats, our reticulated foams with an open cell structure ensure optimal air exchange.

  • Armrests & Door Panels

    Soft touch & high thermoformability


    First-class, homogeneous surfaces with a soft touch create high-quality vehicle interiors with an added comfort factor. The outstanding hand of our surfaces contributes to the high-quality impression of the automotive interior.



Heavy Trucks

Agricultural Vehicles

Features – Interior Foam Components

Outstanding properties

High elasticity, thermoformability and good recovery properties at critical radii. 

Excellent surface structure

Homogeneous surface appearance and good tactile properties with a soft touch. Available in fine or open cell structures.

Simple finishing

Very well-suited for flame bonding or adhesive lamination. 

Low-odor and low emission

Low VOC and low fogging properties, making them especially low-odor and low-emission.

Efficient use of materials

Up to 50% fewer bonded seams than competitor products thanks to our unique 120m long block technology. 

Global availability

Available worldwide as a roll good in Europe, Asia and the USA.

Downloads & Infos

Portfolio Catalogue
OBoSky® – Headliners
EcovativeTM Data Sheet – OBoSky® Range

Our Automotive Rolls experts will be happy to advise you

Do you have any questions? Are you looking for advice? Please do not hesitate to contact us. We are very much looking forward to be of your assistance.

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