Emco Industrial Plastics, Inc.

Chemicals & Gases

UNITREX® PEEK for Best in Class Performance

Emco Industrial Plastics is proud to handle new UNITREX® Polyetheretherketone (PEEK). When compared with other engineering polymers, this material ranks as the best or nearly the best in every performance category. Unitrex PEEK is a semi-crystalline high temperature thermoplastic that offers design engineers a truly unique combination of exceptional performance characteristics. Unitrex PEEK has...

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Materials

Engineering Plastic can be sensed by metal detectors.

SUSTARIN® C MDT is acetal with additives that allow it to be traced by standard metal detectors and removed before causing food contamination. Mechanical, thermal, and chemical resistance properties are same as standard acetal and its dimensional stability is suitable for close tolerance parts on machinery. Available in rods with -¼-8 in. dia and sheets from 3/8-4 in. thick, blue-colored...

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Materials

UHMW Polyethylene enables conveying of sensitive products.

Available in -½-8 in. diameter rod and -¼-4 in. thick sheet, Polystone® M Soft offers gentle sliding properties and abrasion resistance. Friction between product being conveyed and material that it comes into contact with is kept to minimum. UHMW-PE material is suited for timing screws, sprockets, change parts, star-wheels, roller, guides, and profiles.

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Materials

Acrylic Sheet offers antimicrobial protection.

With Microban antimicrobial protection built in during manufacturing process, Lucite L Cast Acrylic Sheet inhibits growth of microbes such as bacteria, mold, and mildew that can cause stains, odors, and deterioration of product. Available in full sheets, cut to size pieces, or fabricated parts, Lucite L comes in thicknesses from 1/8--¼ in. It is suited for medical and foodservice industries...

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Cleaning Products & Equipment

Emco Distributes Novus' Line of Plastic Cleaners!!

This week Emco reminds our customers that you can keep your acrylic and polycarbonate windows, guards, sign holders, tabletops, plaques, awards, and other fabricated items clean and prestine with Novus' line of plastic polishes. Normal household cleaners that are alcohol or ammonia based can attack these plastics and cause them to craze and become hazy. Novus # 1 is a polish that gently cleans...

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Explosives, Armaments, and Weaponry

EMCO Plastics is a Distributor of Bullet Resistant Plastic Sheets

Emco carries a full line of Bullet Resistant Acrylic & Polycarbonate Sheets. Increasing violent crime, powerful weapons, and glazed areas in modern prison designs have created a need for higher performing security glazing materials. Makrolon Hygard Polycarbonate and Polycast MP, HP, and SP Acrylic sheets meet this need. If you are a contractor that deals with convenience stores, gas stations,...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Emco Plastics is a Stocking Distributor of FRP Wall Panels

Cedar Grove, NJ -- Nov. 3, 2008 -- Emco Plastics carries fiberglass reinforced plastic sheets for use in wall covering. Offered in several standard colors with either a smooth or pebbled finish, these economical panels are a great solution for wall covering in kitchens, bathrooms, or warehouses where superior toughness and cleanability are essential. FRP panels will not rust or corrode, will not...

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Chemicals & Gases

High Performance Fluoropolymers are Available from Emco Industrial Plastics

Fluoropolymers can handle broad temperature ranges, aggressive chemicals and solvents, and are ideal for high purity applications. Many fluoroplastics also make excellent electrical insulators. Fluoroplastics have a low coefficient of friction and are generally very resistant to abrasion. Fluoroplastics can also be filled or alloyed to enhance properties even further. Teflon PTFE, FEP, PFA, Kynar...

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Emco Introduces Its Acrylic Fabrication Capabilities

Emco Industrial Plastics introduces its extensive acrylic fabrication capabilities with a look at our cutting edge facilities and our seasoned fabricating staff. Our 50,000 sq ft facility houses 3 ovens, a state-of-the-art custom built thermoforming unit that utilizes infrared elements to achieve complex radii in convex and concave acrylic shapes, as well as scores of strip heaters for simple...

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