When producing film from a spiral die, carbon and gels can cause catastrophic failure. This..
Most compounders using twin-screw extruders need to regularly worry about their vents. For..
There are few things more frustrating than starting a morning shift following a shutdown and..
As most of you may know, when processing resins such as Polycarbonate, Acrylic, TPU or..
Extrusion processors often overlook the importance of purging compounds. Processors working..
We've long established that regrind isn't an acceptable substitute for purging compounds and..
If you are a blown film manufacturer, then you know how hard it is to complete a color change..
While working with many compounders in North America, it has come to my attention that the..
I recently visited a prospect who produces cast films from 0.003” to 0.025” in various resins..
Recently I was speaking with a processor I met at NPE 2018 who was having trouble with their..