Plastic Materials & Additives

SCOPIC Compounds Comply with Strict EU & US Food Contact Regulations

Utilising its cutting-edge and innovative manufacturing processes, SCOPIC has created a new detectable masterbatch solution that satisfies all regulatory declarations for food contact and processing procedures in both the EU and the US.

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ZenPlugs Celebrates 10 Years of SteriTouch® Antimicrobial Protection

Ten years ago, British specialists in moulded earpieces and plugs, ZenPlugs, incorporated SteriTouch® antimicrobial technology into its range of universal mouldable kits for the first time.

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Ichó Systems Choose Mediprene TPE for Award-Winning Therapy Ball

HEXPOL TPE, the international polymer compounding group, recently collaborated with Ichó Systems GmbH, a company bringing a modern approach to interactive therapy and systems for people with cognitive diseases.

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The Importance of Mechanical Properties in Detectable Polymers

Radical Materials explores the importance of mechanical properties in products manufactured with detectable polymers and sheds some light on how SCOPIC additives can help mitigate the issues surrounding them.

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ALBIS, DECATHLON and LyondellBasell Go Green on Sports Project

ALBIS and DECATHLON have collaborated on a project to develop a portable beach volleyball stand using entirely post-consumer plastic, utilising material from LyondellBasell‘s Circulen product range to significantly lower its CO2 footprint.

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HotSeat – Martin Kirkham, Managing Director at Rapid Colour Services

Rapid Colour Services is a leading independent manufacturer and supplier of technical custom colour and additive masterbatch solutions to the thermoplastics market. Martin Kirkham has spent over 25 years with the company, in positions ranging […]

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SCOPIC Additives Enable Detection of Polymer Foreign Bodies in Food

SCOPIC, part of Radical Materials, explores how metal detectable and X-ray detectable additives can be utilised within the food industry.

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Broadway Colours Appoints New Technical Manager

Broadway Colours, a trusted masterbatch and roto powder manufacturer, has invested further in R&D with a new laboratory and the appointment of Dr. Chandres Surti as Technical Manager.

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The Benefits of Antimicrobial Technology

With antimicrobial products becoming more readily available in the market, BioCote® discusses the benefits of antimicrobial technology and why you should add it to your product range.

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Ampacet Launches Nucleating Agent

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader,  has introduced Nucleant PP 4000389-E, a nucleating additive designed to improve polypropylene mechanical properties and stiffness.

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