Polymer Additives

Polymer Additives

New Patent for Hallgreen® Modifiers from Hallstar

Chicago - The HallStar Company was awarded U.S. Patent Number 8,158,731, titled Biopolymer Compositions Having Improved Flexibility," from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) on April 17, 2012. The patent applies to novel, bio-based polymeric additives, which are derived from renewable feedstocks and provide unique benefits to biopolymer processors. Of particular note, HALLGREEN R-8010 is...

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A. Schulman Highlights Specialty Masterbatches and Their Superior Product Properties at the Third GPCA Plastics Summit

AKRON, Ohio - Representatives of A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM), a leading global supplier of engineered plastics, masterbatches, specialty powders and distribution services, spoke at this week's Gulf Petrochemicals and Chemicals Association (GPCA) Plastics Summit to showcase how masterbatches can be used to create value in a variety of packaging and agricultural applications. Heinz-Willi...

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A. Schulman at NPE 2012: Bringing Performance, Appearance, and Processing to the Surface with Additive and Color Concentrates

AKRON, Ohio - A. Schulman, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: SHLM), a leading global supplier of engineered plastics, masterbatches, specialty powders and distribution services, will feature Surface Solutions - Bringing Performance, Appearance and Processing to the Surface" at NPE 2012 in Orlando, Florida, April 1 to 5. Visitors to Booth 15000 in the South Hall will learn how Polybatch® Surface Solutions...

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SMA Concentrates optimize polyamide performance.

Available in pellet form, SMA® 9000 Styrene Maleic Anhydride Concentrates optimize post-consumer, post-industrial, and virgin polyamides. SMA 9001 was developed to modify virgin and clean recycle polyamide streams as well as impart melt strength or compatibility in polymer blends. SMA 9002 modifies and compatibilizes dirty recycle streams by repairing damage and restoring melt strength of...

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NIPPON GOHSEI to Launch NC EVOH at NPE 2012

NIPPON GOHSEI of Japan to announce the commercial launch of the first ever EVOH/ clay composite, made using Nanobiomatter's O2Block® Barrier clay additive Osaka, Japan: The Nippon Synthetic Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. (NIPPON GOHSEI) today announced that it will officially launch the first of a series of EVOH/specialty clay composites at this year's NPE show. Late last year it was announced...

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Struktol Company of America to Launch New Products at NPE 2012

Expanded Line of Intelligent Additive Solutions Delivers Enhanced Processing and Performance STOW, Ohio - Struktol Company of America, a leading global supplier of polymer additives, will introduce several new products at NPE 2012: The International Plastics Showcase, April 1-5, 2012 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. (Booth #31017). These new additives have been designed to...

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Struktol Company of America Launches New Line of Lubricants for Rigid PVC at NPE 2012

Expanded V-Series Offering Delivers Alternative Solutions for Compounders and Processors STOW, Ohio, - Struktol Company of America has expanded its V-Series line of lubricant additives for rigid PVC for use in calendered or extruded sheet and profiles. The company will feature the new lubricants at NPE 2012: The International Plastics Showcase, April 1-5, 2012 at the Orange County Convention...

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X-Ray Visible Plastic Additives promote food safety.
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X-Ray Visible Plastic Additives promote food safety.

Used to impart x-ray contrast into food contact plastic articles, PolyMag® XRD products can be used to safeguard consumers against plastic-contaminated food products. FDA-compliant product, available in beige-colored pellets, has co-polymer carrier resin that is compatible with various polymers, including polyethylene, polypropylene, TPE, and TPU resins. Detectable plastics are most often...

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WACKER Appoints New Distributor in Russia for Polymer Products for the Construction Industry

Munich - As part of a constant sales channel improvement, WACKER, the Munich-based chemical company, is restructuring its distribution network in Russia. Effective February 2012, the chemical distributor Eurohim will handle WACKER's dispersions and dispersible powders for the construction industry, marketed under the VINNAPAS® brand. In the course of reorganizing its Russian sales...

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Natural Paint Additive helps optimize indoor air quality.

Through use of nano ionic technology, far infrared rays, and special manufacturing process, Air-ReNu Paint Additive was designed to permanently removes embedded odors caused by smoking, pets, cat urine, and bacterial proliferation. Naturally occurring polymeric matrix materials, ground into fine powder and mixed with paint, produce continuous flow of healthful negative ions and IFRs, detoxifying...

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