Silicone Extrusions and Tubing are listed to NSF-51.

Designed to resist high temperatures, Silicone Formulations come in silicone tubing for fluid conveyance, custom silicone extrusions for gaskets and seals, and molded silicone products. Compounds are listed to NSF-51, Food Equipment Materials and offer resistance to animal fats and steam exposure, making them suitable for commercial cooking equipment and food holding apparatuses.

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Ellsworth Adhesives Now Offers Henkel MACROMELT Encapsulants and Contract Overmolding Services

GERMANTOWN, WI - Ellsworth Adhesives has initiated a comprehensive product and service support program for customers requiring high-speed electronic encapsulation, including Henkel MACROMELT low pressure molding encapsulants, Cavist Moldman(TM) molding equipment and contract overmolding services. Ellsworth Adhesives, a leading supplier of Henkel's advanced electronic materials products, now...

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Why You Must Understand Injection Mold Classifications for Evaluating Quotes

Why You Must Understand Injection Mold Classifications for Evaluating Quotes

In the world of injection mold building, it is necessary to fully comprehend mold classification in order to properly evaluate quotes. Different companies use different standards for reference as well as differing requirements for every different mold classification. Most injection mold engineers understand that there needs to be a more uniform communication means to accurately integrate the...

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WACKER Presents New Silicone Rubber Grades for Baby Care Applications

WACKER Presents New Silicone Rubber Grades for Baby Care Applications

Munich - At PLAST 2012, WACKER, the Munich-based chemical group, will showcase novel silicone rubber grades for manufacturing pacifiers and bottle nipples for infants and toddlers. These new grades include two liquid silicones of the ELASTOSILÂ-® LR 3040 product line and two ELASTOSILÂ-® R plus 4020 solid silicones. An outstanding feature of all four products is the high - and in the case...

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ATW Medical Showcases Engineered Metal Solutions at BIOMEDevice Boston

WARWICK, RI - ATW Companies Inc., a leading provider of custom manufactured metal components and services, will be showcasing its ATW Medical brand and highlighting its leadership in engineered metal solutions for medical devices at BIOMEDevice Boston, Booth #723, April 25-26, 2012, at the Boston Convention and Exposition Center in Boston, MA. ATW Medical specializes in manufacturing orthopedic...

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Having Problems with Your Existing Injection Molded Products

Having Problems with Your Existing Injection Molded Products

The good news is that the economy is recovering and domestic production is on the rise. The bad news is that your injection molder may not be providing the service you deserve. It's times like these that you need your production partner to be at the top of their game and supply you with top notch products on your timeline. It's times like these you need to consider tool transfer. It's times like...

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Manufacturing Trends for Medical/Pharmaceutical and Defense Industries

Manufacturing Trends for Medical/Pharmaceutical and Defense Industries

Manufacturing when it comes to the production of deliverables for use in the medical and/or defense industries is a constantly changing, and ever evolving process. It is imperative that any company that wants to be a profitable player in the arena is aware of and ready to adapt to the changes that are taking place in the moment, or are potentially just over the horizon. And of all of the emerging...

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Industry's First Post-Consumer Recycled Line of Polystyrenes from Styrolution Showcased at the International Plastics Showcase, NPE 2012

Three grades of polystyrene each feature 25 percent PCR content CHANNAHON, Ill. - The industry's first line of polystyrene products containing post-consumer recycled (PCR) polystyrene will highlight Styrolution America LLC's presence at the upcoming NPE 2012 International Plastics Showcase in Orlando, which runs from April 2-5. The product line from Styrolution, the leading global styrenics...

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A. Schulman at NPE 2012: Where Performance, Appearance and Processing Meet

A. Schulman at NPE 2012: Where Performance, Appearance and Processing Meet AKRON, Ohio - A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM), a leading global supplier of engineered plastics, masterbatches and specialty powders and distributor, will be featuring informative in-booth demonstrations showcasing innovations that have inspired the world of plastics at NPE 2012 in Orlando, Florida, April 1-5 in the...

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Tips on Quality Solutions for Injection Molded Components

There are lots of injection molding companies, but few that take the time and effort to ensure a consistently superior finished product. It may be tempting to go with whatever molding solution is cheapest, but the cost of a molding product that doesn't have adequate quality measures in place can't be measured up front. Having to redo molds costs money and time within production, and customer...

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