Teknor Specialty Compounding

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Pawtucket, RI 02861 US

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MATERIALS: Versatile TPEs For Personal Electronic Devices
Teknor Apex will showcase a new series of TPEs for colorful, touch-friendly personal electronic components at NPE 2015.

MATERIALS: Recycle-Content Nylon Compounds For Automotive, More
TeknorApex is offering new injection molding nylon 6 and 66 compounds that combine economy and performance.

Enhanced Resins & Additives At Biopolymers Conference
An industry gathering sponsored by NatureWorks is a forum for materials, additives, and processing advances.

TeknorApex Buys Viking Polymers, Expands Rigid PVC Compounding
Teknor Apex Co., Pawtucket, R.I., significantly broadened its rigid PVC compounding business through its recent acquisition of custom compounder Viking Polymers, Jamestown, N.C.

MATERIALS: Nylon 612 Compounds for Fuel-Line Components
WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new series of reinforced nylon 612 compounds from Teknor Apex Co., Pawtucket, R.I., are offered as alternatives to nylon 12 for injection molded automotive fuel-line components.

MATERIALS: Mineral-Filled PP Replaces PVC in Profiles
WEB EXCLUSIVE: New mineral-filled PP compounds from Teknor Apex Co., Pawtucket, R.I., are said to be cost-effective alternatives to semi-rigid PVC in cove bases and moldings for building and construction, protective edges, and “U” and “J” profiles for diverse uses.

Medical tubing

Materials at NPE 2003
The footprint of thermoplastic materials suppliers at this year’s NPE is going to be fainter than usual.

Biobased and Copolyester Blends Debut at NPE
Lots of new thermoplastic blends made news at the recent NPE show in Chicago.

NPE 2009 News Flash
Injection MoldingHybrid Press Has Electric ClampNew injection presses that combine servo-electric and hydraulic movements to achieve high performance with energy efficiency will be discussed by Arburg Inc., Newington, Conn.

Exploring processing of renewable, biodegradable injection molding materials

Injection Molding Biopolymers: How to Process Renewable Resins
U.S. injection molders are still pretty green when it comes to processing the new crop of renewably sourced biopolymers. These biologically derived polymers made from PLA, PHA and starch-based resins are attracting growing market interest as materials with no ties to petrochemical-based thermoplastics.

This screw is fabricated from rod stock.

Bio-Resins Tackle Durable Applications
Bioplastics were initially created for single-use applications like packaging and hotel key and gift cards.

Teknor Apex Gains Exclusive License For Starch-Blend Bioplastics
Last month, Teknor Apex Co., Pawtucket, R.I., signed an exclusive licensing agreement with Montreal-based Cerestech, Inc.

Truck Airbrake hose and ignition-coil boots

'Super-TPVs': The New Challenge to Rubber
Recent commercialization of a cluster of novel thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) families is promising to boost demand for thermoplastic elastomers in new and challenging industrial and consumer product segments.

Medical Applications

POE Alloys Replace Liquid Plasticizers In High-Performance Flexible PVC
Flexible PVC doesn't have many friends these days.

Silicon-wafer carrier

"Electrically Active" Compounds Surge In Performance
Designing a thermoplastic compound to conduct an electrical charge is difficult and costly, since most polymers are naturally ill suited to the task.

High Volume Thermoplastics
New octene and hexene LLDPEs, as well as HDPEs based on new metallocene and non-metallocene catalysts, will make their debut in Chicago next month. Among them will be the first metallocene HDPE film resin in North America.

NPE Newsfinder: High Volume Thermoplastics
New octene and hexene LLDPEs, as well as HDPEs based on new metallocene and non-metallocene catalysts, will make their debut in Chicago next month. Among them will be the first metallocene HDPE film resin in North America.

Product Categories of Teknor Specialty Compounding

Custom Compounding, Formulating--Thermoplastics
Custom Size-reduction (Grinding) Services