A new high-productivity nylon 6 extrusion resin is said to offer a broad processing window for more uniform thickness distribution in cast film for packaging.

A new high-productivity nylon 6 extrusion resin is said to offer a broad processing window for more uniform thickness distribution in cast film for packaging. Akulon XP from DSM Engineering Plastics, Evansville, Ind., reportedly provides greater melt strength and better bubble stability for optimized thickness ratios in multilayer films. The transparent material can be printed and thermoformed. Target uses include packaging for foods, pharmaceuticals, and agricultural products. Tel: (812) 435-7539 . www.dsm.com

DSM Engineering Plastics
2267 West Mill Rd. P.O. Box 3333
Evansville, IN 47732
Phone (812) 435-7500 Fax (812) 435-7702