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12/1/2011

MATERIALS: New Purging Compound Good for Hot Runners

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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Klenz is a new chemically reactive purging compound that is recommended for injection molding—including hot runners—as well as blow molding and extrusion.

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WEB EXCLUSIVE: Klenz is a new chemically reactive purging compound that is recommended for injection molding—including hot runners—as well as blow molding and extrusion. Based on a polyolefin carrier, Klenz from Slide Products, Inc., Wheeling, Ill., is said to be odorless and rated GRAS-safe for food packaging. Its operating temperature is 330 to 610 F.

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