Case Study G


• TPE compound
• inconsistent feeding of powder blend with additives having different particle size
• Third component becoming sticky in the hopper at hight temperature

PolyAd Services investigation
• Could increase melting temperature of additive blend through the use of compacted blend    from PolyAd Services

Solution provided
• Milling of additive powder to the same particle size
• Offered dust free feedable form suppressing issues with sticky additive and powder blend handling

Value for the customer
• Better H&S situation through dust reduction
• Reduced production down time caused by cleaning and clumping of sticky additive
• Reduced use of labour force during compounding step
• Improved quality of compound through precise control of additive dosing
• Reduced production cost