The ASACLEAN Blog

Purging Compound Insights And Tips

Topic: Material-changes

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..

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3 Regrind Tips for Extrusion Production & Purchasing Managers

Extrusion companies have special challenges with regrind plastic. Whether it is sheet, tube, or..

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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..

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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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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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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..

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The Dirty Truth About Purging With Production Resin

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

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Injection Molding Defects: Poor Color Dispersion

Injection molding defects are frustrating.  All processors can agree on that.  The worst..

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Are You Using More Purge Compound Than You Did Before?

Is your purging compound not performing as well as it did in the past?  Are you using more than..

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