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Purging Compound Insights And Tips

3 Tips to Guarantee a Clean Machine at Start-Up

  There are few things more frustrating than starting a morning shift following a shutdown and..

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How to Achieve Cost Savings in Blown Film Extrusion

Plastics processors have different ways of measuring success when purging. Some care about..

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Sun Plastech, Inc. Announces Rebrand as Asahi Kasei Asaclean Americas

Sun Plastech, Inc., manufacturer and distributor of ASACLEAN™ Purging Compounds, will change..

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Molding 101: The Injection Molding Cycle

I remember when I was starting out as a young molding technician any information I could find..

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11 Advanced Processing Tips to Save Time in Injection Molding

The world of injection molding is constantly evolving. With new processes and new process..

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6 Mental Hurdles to Overcome for Long-term Purging Success

 Congratulations. You did your homework, found the best purging compounds for your application..

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6 External Causes of Rejects That Plastics Processors Often Overlook

In past blogs we have examined how processing conditions can lead to contamination issues...

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Fast Startups After the 4th: Sealing With Purge to Avoid Contamination

Oxidation and polymer degradation are common problems in plastics processing.  When Oxidation..

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How to Avoid Material Degradation at Start-Up

Material degradation is a costly concern for all thermoplastic processors. Contamination causes..

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Extrusion FAQ: Can I Run Purge Through Melt Pumps & Static Mixers?

Many extrusion processors ask us whether or not you can run purging compounds through melt..

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