New facility houses new extrusion line and lab to support company's line of chemical foaming agents.
In July we reported on new colorants and additives to be shown at NPE in Chicago, based on information available before the show (see Learn More box). But the miles of aisles at McCormick Place held still more newsworthy product introductions.
Wood-plastic composites, or WPCs, are already a 1.3-billion-lb market and are growing at 20% annually.
Molders, extruders, and compounders found a host of new additives, including colorants, compatibilizers, impact modifiers, foaming agents, and processing aids.