Trexel Inc.

100 Research Dr.
Wilmington, MA 01887 US


As Seen In Plastics Technology

Ferromatik Milacron injection molding machine at Trexel Mucell lab

Trexel Adds Injection Press to Lab
Mucell lab gets a 220-ton Ferromatik Milacron press for trials.

Advances in Molding, 3D Printing At Arburg ‘Technology Days’
Over 6700 visitors saw more than 50 working machinery exhibits highlighting automation, connectivity, and sophisticated processing.

First Monosandwich Injection Press with MuCell Foam Ability
German custom molder gets 800-ton co-injection press.

Trexel Forming Global Network For MuCell Engineering Support
Taking a more direct role in part, tool, and process design for specific applications.

K 2016 Preview: Injection Molding
Adapting injection molding to the concept of Industry 4.0 is gaining momentum. At this show you’ll see that the interconnected, integrated “factory of the future” is almost here.

TOOLING: Innovative Spin on Cube Molds At K 2016
Three exihibits for multicolored caps with in-mold closing, foam/solid PET preforms for stretch-blow molding, and for injection-blow molding on a modified injection machine.

Milacron to Show Wide Range of New Technologies at K 2016 Milacron
New developments in injection and blow molding, extrusion, hot runners, and tooling will be featured.

Tech Center Boasts Five Engel Machines and MuCell Technology
A new Detroit-area tech center gives automotive OEMs and their tier suppliers a production-scale lab to test the very latest molding technologies.

Engel’s Auto Event Comes to North America for the First Time
Featuring presentations from WardsAutomotive, Lanxess, Magna, ExxonMobil Chemical, Trexel, and more, the event will also feature multiple machinery demonstrations.

Trexel Establishes Detroit-Area Tech Center
Cooperating with Engel to provide Mucell-ready machines for trials.

Trexel Adds Chemical Foaming Agent to Its Product Line
Special additive offers economical microcellular foaming for low-volume jobs with PE, PP.

Materials at NPE: New Solutions to Enhance Processing, Performance, Sustainability & Cost
There was no shortage of new thermoplastics and additives covering the full range of end-use applications.

Here's Another Process for Foam Blow Molding
After two years of behind-the-scenes development, a new process for lightweight bottles emerges into the open.

Fibers Pair With Foam for High-Bending Stiffness at Low Surface Weight
Reduced clamp force, shorter cycles, lower melt viscosity, and higher dimensional stability are just some of the purported benefits of foam injection molding.

PP Formulations for Smooth-Surface Foam
Collaboration produces 10%-glass PP for the MuCell foam process without surface swirl.

INJECTION MOLDING: Coinjection, LSR/TP Overmolding & New Two-Platen Presses at NPE
Milacron pulled out the stops at the largest booth in the show.

Trexel’s Braig Re-appointed to U.S. Manufacturing Council
Council advises the Secretary of Commerce on government policies and programs that affect U.S. manufacturing and recommend ways to ensure that the U.S. remains the preeminent destination for investment in manufacturing across the globe.

Molding Exhibits Show Cell Integration with Multiple Processes & Operations
If you’re interested in lightweight composites, IML, LSR, multi-shot, inmold assembly, barrier coinjection, micromolding, variotherm molding, foams, energy-saving presses, robots, hot runners, and tooling—they’re all here in force.

Two New Alliances in Microcellular Foams
Trexel has licensed Milacron to supply turnkey MuCell systems for injection and blow molding, and joined with Lubrizol to develop a new TPU foam technology.

Product Categories of Trexel Inc.

Blowing Agents--Chemical Type
Blowing Agents--Concentrates
Blowing Agents--Physical Type
Consultants--Design, Manufacturing, Purchasing
Cylinders (plasticating) and Liners
Gas & Water Injection Systems
Metering, Proportioning Equipment