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4/1/2008

Process Aid Improves Flow in HDPE

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WEB EXCLUSIVE A new internal mold release and processing aid is designed to improve HDPE flow at low loadings.

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WEB EXCLUSIVE A new internal mold release and processing aid is designed to improve HDPE flow at low loadings. Developed by Axel Plastics Research Laboratories, Woodside, N.Y., MoldWiz INT-41FPE is a proprietary, synergistic blend of modified polymers and organic fatty amides and is available as a 100%-active pellet or free-flowing powder. According to the company, just 1% of INT-41FPE will improve the flow of HDPE by as much as 20% and it may be effective in other olefinic materials as well. (718) 672-8300 * www.axelplastics.com

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