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PolyOne Introduces Excelite IM Chemical Foaming Additives for Injection Molding

Aug 05, 2019 - Targeted News Service

PolyOne, a provider of specialized polymer materials, issued the following news release:

PolyOne today announced availability of ColorMatrix(TM) Excelite(TM) IM chemical foaming additives (CFAs), formulated specifically for injection molding applications.

As a complement to PolyOne's liquid Excelite CFA portfolio for extrusion, new Excelite IM CFAs are engineered for a wide range of injection molded polymers, including olefins, PVC, polystyrene, PC/ABS, and high-heat materials.

Excelite IM consists of a fully endothermic concentration that improves dispersion over conventional CFAs for enhanced performance and efficacy. With Excelite IM, processors can achieve density reductions, smoother surface finishes, and notably reduced sink marks resulting in lower scrap rates and higher productivity...