Polymer Additives

Polymer Additives

Eriez® Offers Revolutionary PolyMag(TM) Metal and X-Ray Detectable Plastic Additives

Erie, Pa. -FDA compliant PolyMag(TM) Additives from Eriez impart metal detectability, x-ray contrast and magnetic susceptibility into plastic moldings to protect consumers from plastic contaminated food products. The FDA has offered a favorable opinion of PolyMag Additives per CTS 75807. Eriez provides PolyMag Additives in a non-dusting pellet, giving molders and extruders the ability to produce...

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Polymer Additives

Ajedium Films Supplies Halar® ECTFE Film to Chase-Facile for Flame-Resistant Insulation Blankets

Thermal Acoustic Insulation Film Meets Specification for Aircraft Interior Applications NEWARK, Del., Sept. 27, 2011 - Chase-Facile's Insulfab® 4000 thermal acoustic insulation blanket (TAIB) cover film made with Halar® ECTFE film from Ajedium(TM) Films, a division of Solvay Solexis, Inc., a Solvay Specialty Polymers company, has been qualified to meet Boeing BMS 8-377 for both Class...

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Reinforcing Fiber offers stiffness and impact resistance.
Polymer Additives

Reinforcing Fiber offers stiffness and impact resistance.

Intended mainly for use in polypropylene compounds, Hyperform® HPR-803i can be used to partly or fully replace talc. Parts using reinforcing agent have balance of stiffness and impact strength as well as surface finish that is resistant to scratching. Available as free-flowing powder that can be incorporated during compounding via side-feeder, Hyperform HPR-803i is suited for automobile...

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Polymer Additives

Lubricant Additive is formulated for nylon 6 and 66.

STRUKTOL® TR 063 reduces compound viscosity and optimizes metal release and dispersion of mineral fillers and reinforcing agents in nylon 6 and 66 compounds. Compatible with polyamides, it has minimum interaction with coupling agents used with reinforcing agents, such as glass fiber. Product minimizes die build-up when strand palletizing nylon 6 and 66 compounds when added at 0.5-1%...

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Film and Sheet Masterbatches optimize impact strength.
Polymer Additives

Film and Sheet Masterbatches optimize impact strength.

Formulated with Biostrength® impact modifier from Arkema, Inc. and carrier polymers consisting of Ingeo® PLA from NatureWorks LLC, Terraloy(TM) 90000 Series can be added to polylactic acid resins at 5-10% levels. Masterbatches provide optimized impact strength while sustaining clarity of base resin. Applications include flexible and thermoformed packaging, extrusion coating, and food...

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UV Stabilizing Masterbatches meet recyclability standards.

Offering protection up to 390 nm, nDuramax(TM) masterbatches helps PET packaging producers protect brand identity by preventing discoloration as well as changes in taste and smell. Containers made with nDuramax(TM) are fully recyclable and ready to be incorporated into post-consumer recycling streams. UV-absorbing stabilizers also contribute to sustainability by protecting packaging and contents...

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Songwon Announces New and Innovative Additive Formulations That Boost Properties and Reduce Emissions

Ulsan, Korea - Songwon, a leading additives supplier to the polymer industry, announces the development of a new and innovative range of high heat, low color distortation, and low emission additive formulations for thermoplastics which deliver significant benefits to compounders, molders and end-users. Market demands for improved performance and durability in end-use applications have driven the...

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Polymer Additives

Synthetic Mineral Fibers lighten weight of PP auto parts.

Hyperform® HPR reinforcing additives, available as free-flowing powder, provide processors with option for making high-performance polypropylene (PP) parts with lower weight. Intended primarily for automotive sector, Hyperform® HPR-803 fibers have aspect ratio of ~40:1 and natural color that reduces pigmentation requirements/usage. Recycled material exhibits minimal loss of mechanical...

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Polymer Additives

BASF to Highlight Its Portfolio of Colorants and Additives for Plastics at SPE's CAD RETEC 2010 Conference

BASF scientists to present papers covering bio-based polymers and effect pigments for plastics, and introduce new effect pigment for plastics FLORHAM PARK, NJ - BASF will feature its broad range of colorants and additives for plastics at the CAD RETEC 2010 Conference, hosted by the Society of Plastic Additives' Color & Appearance Division, Sept. 14-16, 2010, in Nashville, Tennessee. At CAD RETEC...

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Next-Generation Polypropylene Clarifying Agent Gains First Success in Extrusion-Blow Moulding
Polymer Additives

Next-Generation Polypropylene Clarifying Agent Gains First Success in Extrusion-Blow Moulding

Milliken's Millad® NX8000 Clarifying Agent is Used in PP for Exclusive Bath Oil Bottles SPARTANBURG, S.C. 1 - A Polish producer of cosmetic lotions is the first of a new wave of end-users of high added value products to take advantage of the outstanding optical properties achievable in extrusion-blow moulded polypropylene bottles through the use of Milliken's next-generation clarifying...

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