JER Envirotech International Corp., Vancouver, B.C., has a new series of compounds of recycled PP and wood fiber with higher toughness than before. Its EcoG Hi Impact Biocomposites offer notched Izod impact values up to 2.41 ft-lb/in., whereas previous grades achieved 0.5 to 0.7 ft-lb/in. EcoG PP. Applications in development include sports equipment, toddler toys, garden-hose reels, bowls, and brush handles. For property details, visit www.ptonline.com/ plaspec. (604) 940-9943 • www.jerenvirotech.com
JER Envirotech Ltd.
7480 MacDonald Rd. Delta V4G 1N2, British Columbia, Canada
Phone (604) 940-9262 Fax (604) 940-9277
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