Plastics Color Corporation
14201 Paxton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60409 US
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ADDITIVES: Highly-Loaded Color Concentrates
Plastics Color's UltraBatch colorants positioned to compete with liquid color.
The Power of Color in Brand Identity
In its custom plastics color development, Plastics Color Corp. pays attention to the psychology of color.
Why Processors Are Rediscovering Liquid Colorants
In extrusion, injection, and blow molding, liquid color is enjoying something of a renaissance. Cost is one reason, but advances in pigments, carriers, delivery systems, and innovative service programs have played a role too.
ADDITIVES: Anti-Counterfeiting Tag Technology Compatible With Broad Range Of Plastics
Plastics Color launches proprietary anti-counterfeiting taggant masterbatch technology for packaging and consumer goods.
ADDITIVES: News in Liquid Color
Liquid color is gaining interest as evidenced by suppliers' investments in new products and services.
'Germ Warfare’: New Materials Withstand Sterilization, Disinfectant Barrage
At recent Plastec West show, material suppliers introduced grades that can withstand more and more varied sterilizations and/or materials that utilize specialty additives to impart antimicrobial properties.
ADDITIVES: Plastics Color Expands
Plastics Color's 40% expansion by year's end will boost capacity for color concentrates, compounds, and custom functional masterbatches at its headquarters plant.
Plastics Color Expands
Plastics Color is expanding its headquarters plant by 40%, which will boost capacity for color concentrates, compounds, and custom functional masterbatches before year's end.
Plastics Color Expands
Plastics Color is expanding its headquarters plant by 40% which will boost capacity for color concentrates, compounds, and functional masterbatches before year's end.
AUXILIARIES: Upgraded Web Portal Streamlines Color Design & Development
Color and additive masterbatch compounder PCC (Plastics Color Corp.), Calumet, Ill., has launched the second generation of “Isaac,” its web portal and standalone software that helps customers drastically reduce time to market by streamlining the color design and development process.
Additives at NPE: Many Routes To ‘Greener’ Plastics
Just as eco-friendliness was a major theme in materials news at the big show in April, so it was with additives.
Materials & Additives at NPE: Performance, Processability, And Sustainability
Bioplastics take center stage.
Acquisitions in Additives, Testing Equipment
PCC (Plastics Color Corp.), Calumet City, Ill., a maker of color and additive concentrates and compounds, has acquired Polysource LLC and its Pinnacle Color subsidiary in Tempe, Ariz.
A Pioneer in ‘Clean Compounding’
When Plastics Color Corp., based in Calumet City, Ill., established a new compounding plant in Southern California, the firm decided this couldn’t be an ordinary color/additive masterbatch facility.
ADDITIVES: A New Toolkit for Modifying PLA
New additives boost performance, processability, and appearance of biopolymer.