The ASACLEAN Blog

Purging Compound Insights And Tips

Topic: Faster-changeovers

Make Sure The Purge You've Been Buying Still Makes Sense for Your Processing Needs

A large injection molding plant in the Southeast has been buying Asaclean Purging Compounds for..

Read More


How Back Pressure & Screw Speed Help Your Purge Perform

Back pressure is a huge factor in getting the most out of mechanical purging compounds.  It..

Read More


How to Achieve Cost Savings in Blown Film Extrusion

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

Read More


6 Mental Hurdles to Overcome for Long-term Purging Success

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

Read More


6 External Causes of Rejects That Plastics Processors Often Overlook

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

Read More


3 Benefits of Two-Step Purging for Difficult Temperature Changeovers

Over the past 25 years, the plastics industry introduced countless new resins and additives that..

Read More


The Dirty Truth About Purging With Production Resin

I worked on a purge savings project with a process engineer at custom injection molder earlier..

Read More


4 Processing Tips for Speedier Shutdowns

A manufacturing engineer from an extrusion blow molding plant reached out to me to help him work..

Read More