New compact modules containing multiple hot-runner nozzles are available from Hasco America Inc., Fletcher, N.C.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Alliance Polymers and Services LLC, Romulus, Mich., a year-old distributor of thermoplastic elastomers, has introduced an initial slate of at least 20 SEBS-based Maxelast TPE compounds produced by Polymax Elastomer Technology Co., Ltd...
New technology for multi-layer bottles coextrudes a thin skin of soft-touch TPE onto HDPE.
Three companies recently introduced new colorants and modifiers for bioplastics:Arkema Inc., Philadelphia, has found that its Biostrength 700 melt-strength enhancer enables faster string-up, a wider processing window, and more consistent thickness i...
The German parent of Arburg, Inc., Newington, Conn., has come out with a new micro-injection module that can be mounted on a standard machine base and also can be removed quickly to allow the press to be returned to conventional molding.
Harmo Co. of Japan (represented here by Maruka U.S.A.
Universal Dynamics, Inc., Woodbridge, Va., has introduced mold dehumidifiers, which it has not offered for many years.
One new product that didn’t make it into this month’s report on the Fakuma show in Germany was a series of Ultra injection units for EX all-electric presses from KraussMaffei Corp., Florence, Ky.
“A profound step change in providing higher impact resistance in combination with high gloss” is how Dow Chemical Co. describes its new Paraloid KM-X100 impact modifier for PVC window profiles.
Niigon Technologies Ltd., a custom injection molder in Moose Deer Point First Nation, Canada, replaced the standard mineral oil-based hydraulic fluid in a Husky H160 press with a new synthetic fluid.