Compounding Lines: May 2009 Edition

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IN THIS ISSUE:

Singapore Facility Certified As Sony Green Partner

RTP Company has received certification as a Sony Green Partner supplier at its Singapore production facility. This status recognizes sourcing of environmentally conforming feedstocks and utilizing environmentally responsible manufacturing processes. “Certification as a Green Partner highlights our commitment to producing only … Continue reading

RTP Company Acquires Second Film Operation

In late January of this year, RTP Company’s Sheet & Film Division subsidiary Wiman Corporation purchased the Dupo, IL, extrusion operation of Omnova Solutions. RTP Company will retain all current personnel and equipment at the 40,000 sq. ft. (3,715 m2) facility outside … Continue reading

Flame Retardant TPEs Meet RoHS Requirements

RTP Company has developed a line of flame retardant thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) compounds for the electronics industry that are both decaBDE-free and RoHS compliant. “As a result of the European Union’s repeal of the decaBDE exemption under the RoHS Directive, global OEMs … Continue reading

Fluoropolymer Color Masterbatches for Wire & Cable

RTP Company has commercialized a line of melt processable fluoropolymer (MPFP) color masterbatches for the wire and cable industry. These masterbatches provide an easy-to-use solution ideal for coloring complex MPFP resins used as plenum space jacketing materials. “Our reputation for producing custom … Continue reading

Precision Imaging

Antistatic Housing Protects Microscopes and Looks Sharp Continue reading

Clearly Successful

Charge-Neutral Material Optimizes Dosage for Asthma Inhaler Device Continue reading

Durability Meets Color

Long Fiber Compound Adds Strength and Style to ATV Wheel Continue reading