In response to COVID-19, automotive Tier 1 molder and compounder CpK has developed an antiviral additive for auto interiors and other applications.
BASF’s new plant to deliver wider range of NOR UV and thermal stabilizers to benefit growing global agricultural industry.
Tosaf’s new functional and combination masterbatches for POM are based on low-emission carriers.
Tolsa’s Adins Protection additives are powerful biocides active against bacterial, algae and fungi with new viricide performance including Coronavirus types.
Proper stabilization of PCR is vital to enable production of molded and extruded parts to meet brand-owner requirements.
KNOW HOW: EXPERT ADVICE
It’s the processors job to ensure molded parts contain enough stabilizer to perform to the expectations of the end use.
The process is considered simple. But things aren’t always as they seem.
If melt flow rate tests are used to evaluate the effect of processing on the average molecular weight of the polymer, the applicable rules must consider the contribution of the filler to the test result.
Owner of global pigments manufacturer Heubach passed away after a brief illness in Salzburg.
Clariant’s latest addition to the AddWorks family of stabilizers allows for the addition of more post-manufacturing waste to virgin polyolefin resins for food-contact film applications.
Ampacet’s new Pearl 36 cavitating masterbatch for BOPP film boasts high efficiency and outstanding film aesthetics and opacity.
Ampacet expands range of laser marketing masterbatch solutions with Laser Mark Flex technology for flexible applications.
The FDA sanctioned carbon black alternative pigment from BASF’ Colors & Effects is one of the first recyclable black pigments for food contact applications.
OCSiAl’s Tuball graphene nanotubes are used by composites compounder in a line of glass-filled nylon 66, with other polymer developments underway.
Ampacet’s Earthy Mattes boast a sophisticated frosted effect for PET bottles used in personal care, cosmetics and premium beverages.
Acquisiton of the two Italian companies expands Ascent Performance Materials’ portfolio and production footprint.
Penn Color’s new penneffex colorants said to spark inspiration in packaging design.
Additives: Cost-Efficient Metallic Colorants as an Alternative to Surface Coating and Electroplating
Tosaf’s new metal-like colorants based on special effect pigments not previously available and compounding know-how.
Ampacet’s GermsClean antimicrobial masterbatch is suitable for plastic films, sheets and molded components.