Extrusion

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Published: 6/23/2016

Get Involved in Manufacturing Day
Strut your stuff to students, their parents and teachers on Oct. 7

Published: 6/22/2016

Food Packaging Should Remain Strong
But industrial markets could slip.

Published: 6/22/2016

May’s Index: 52.1
Large and mid-sized processors doing particularly well.

Published: 6/22/2016

EXTRUSION: Better Mix In Means Better Mix Out
Segregation or de-mixing of polymers and additives can be a big problem in single-screw extrusion. Here’s why it happens, and how to fix it.

Published: 5/26/2016

April’s Index: 48.2
Larger plants doing much better. Capital spending plans jump.

Published: 5/26/2016

EXTRUSION: How Slow Can You Go?
Larger screws designed for high outputs will generate a variety of problems if run too slowly. Here’s why.

Published: 5/26/2016

What Does It Take To Take on the World?
Participate in Plastics Technology’s second annual World Class Processors benchmarking survey and see how you stack up.

Published: 4/25/2016

March 2016 Index: 52.8
Processing business index registers growth for first time in 10 months.

Published: 4/25/2016

EXTRUSION: Finding the Sweet Spot
The compression ratio of a screw does not provide enough detail on how it will perform. Screw design is a balancing act that takes many variables into account.

Published: 4/25/2016

Color Done Right
Look for a supplement to the September Issue of Plastics Technology with tips and techniques that will help you make your coloring operations as efficient as possible