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Plastic Materials & Additives

Aquapurge and BBU Work for Agentdraw

Leading industrial designer and injection moulder Agentdraw is currently reaping several benefits in quality and reduced cost through its use of Aquapurge purging compounds.

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Imagro UK Celebrates 10 Years with New Website Launch

Leading engineering polymer distributor, Imagro UK, is pleased to announce the launch of a new website www.imagro.co.uk in celebration of its 10th anniversary.

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Is Solvent Resistance Predictable with Polymers?

To assess solvent resistance, first consider solvents spread out on a polarity scale. Non-polar solvents are at one end, such as paraffin, petrol and diesel. At the other ‘highly polar’ end we find alcohols and […]

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Ampacet Safari White PET Masterbatch Protects Packaged Dairy Products from Photodegradation

Ampacet, a global masterbatch leader, has introduced Safari White PET masterbatch 7100177-E, designed to protect packaged dairy products from photodegradation by imparting a high level of opacity while dramatically reducing mineral loading.

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Broadway’s Growth Initiative Gains Momentum

Broadway Colours have seen a surge in larger lot masterbatch, compounding and additive requirements.

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Dugdale Strengthens its Technical Team

Leading independent PVC compounder Dugdale Ltd has strengthened its technical team with the appointment of Angus Milborne.

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Sulphur: From the Underworld to Thermoplastics

In 1839, by inserting sulphur atoms as bridges between polymer chains, Charles Goodyear transformed Natural Rubber from an interesting curiosity into a superb engineering material that has had a huge impact on society.

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HotSeat – Mike Boswell, Managing Director at Plastribution

As a market leader, Plastribution’s core business is the distribution of thermoplastic raw materials for injection moulding, extrusion and blow moulding industries. Managing Director Mike Boswell has progressed from trainee to Managing Director during his […]

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Polymer Price Reports Released for February 2019

The latest polymer price reports and charts have been released by Plastrack.

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Aquapurge Strengthens the Team With Steve Dix

It’s going to be a busy 2019 for Steve Dix: Not only is he taking on the likes of Total Warrior, The Bob Graham Round and Man versus Mountain, he is also adding his professional […]

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