The ASACLEAN Blog

Purging Compound Insights And Tips

Topic: Carbon-contamination

Customer FAQ: Why Do I Need to Purge If I Only Process Black Resins?

In my career in plastics processing and working for Asaclean, I've run into many examples of..

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Purging Extrusion Sheet Applications & the Challenges with Hanger Dies

In extrusion sheet production the first objective is to spread a continuous polymer melt stream..

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Free Webinar: How to Implement a Purge Program-2 pm est on March 24th

Many processors know that they should implement a purge program but just don’t know how to get..

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4 Causes of Flow Lines in Blown Film Extrusion (and One Easy Solution)

Flow lines are one of the most common processing issues faced by blown film extruders. There..

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Best Practices for Displacing Purging Compounds

Picture this: you’re about to finish purging a machine.  You’re diligently monitoring the purge..

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Custom Molders: Clean When You Can. Pull Screws When You Must.

 

A few weeks ago, my colleague Ben wrote about how EX Grade can be used to facilitate painless..

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Easy Startups After Holiday Shutdowns: Start 2021 on the Right Foot

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

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How to Reduce Costs (and Headaches) on Screw Pulls

Who relishes tear downs and pulling screws out on injection molding machines and/or extrusion..

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