ADDITIVES: Color Concentrates Add Toughness, Too

Impact-modified colorants for pails, trash cans, and chairs.

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New TekTuff color concentrates from Teknor Color Div. of Teknor Apex Co., Pawtucket, R.I., are impact modified to enhance the toughness of polyolefins while maintaining the same bright colors as standard concentrates. These custom-color-matched products are intended for molded parts like pails, trash cans, and chairs. Teknor also intends to develop toughened colorants for styrenic resins.

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