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Purging Compound Insights And Tips

2 Reasons Why Your Machine’s Auto-Purge Function Sabotages Your Purging Results

Many plastics processors and convertors have told me some of their injection molding machines..

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Asaclean Cheat Sheet: The Right Purging Compound for Most Situations

When processors start using purging compounds, many do not know where to start when it's time to..

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Why You Should Seal Your Manifolds During Shutdowns

With the price of Production Resins sky rocketing, why wouldn’t you try to reduce your material..

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Easy Tips For Purging Your Hot Runner System

The plastics processing community has largely embraced the concept of using a commercial purging..

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3 Reasons to Use A Purging Concentrate…and 7 Very Likely Benefits

Purging compounds easily solve most processing issues, but there are times when it might feel..

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Why You Should Use Purging Compounds for Screw Pushes in Medical Extrusion Applications

One of the routine challenges Medical Extrusion processors face is the need to overhaul screw..

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Failure Equals Success When Processing Post-Consumer Recycled Plastics (PCRs)

To paraphrase Thomas Edison when asked how it felt to fail at making a light bulb over 1000..

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How Asaclean PLUS Solved a Custom Molder’s Hot Runner Issues & Cut Their Scrap by 62.5% (Customer Success Story)

IntroductionA Southeastern Custom Molder focused on consumer goods has doubled its business in..

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ASACLEAN™ Launches PLUS Grade, an Easy-to-Use Purging Concentrate That Super-Charges Your Own Processing Resins for Faster Cleaning

Asahi Kasei Asaclean Americas, manufacturer and distributor of Asaclean Purging Compounds, has..

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How Proper Purging Procedures Promote Lean Manufacturing

Thermoplastic molding companies and other manufacturers are under constant pressure to..

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