Color & Appearance Testing

The process of evaluating the accuracy of color in plastics is evolving from art to science. There is still a tremendous amount of reliance on the human eye, but advances in instrumentation such as spectrophotometers and colorimeters are helping compounders and processors to reproduce color with higher degrees of accuracy.

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NPE2018 New Technology Focus: Robots Come to Materials- Testing Lab

Range of new testing machines include first-display of automated system that can run day and night.
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Portable 3D Laser Scanner Slashes Molder’s Inspection Time

EVCO reduced first-article inspection time from one week to as little as 4-6 hours.