A New Era of Imagineering Plastics

RTP Company’s Business Groups: Five Divisions to Meet Your Plastic Needs

RTP CompanyFor almost 25 years, RTP Company has been combining our in-depth knowledge of plastic technologies with imagination to imagineer thermoplastic solutions. Today, RTP Company is widely recognized as the global leader in specialty compounding. Our custom compounds are ideally matched to end-use requirements through independent selection from over 60 engineering resins and 100s of reinforcements and additives.

In recent years, RTP Company has grown beyond specialty compounds by focusing on complementary plastic technologies, including specialty sheet and film, elastomerscolor, and standard compounds. This has resulted in a new era of imagineering plastics with the creation of five business groups dedicated to meeting the needs of our customers.

Specialty Compounds

RTP Company’s in-depth knowledge of thermoplastic technology is backed by over two decades of revolutionary developments from experienced Imagineers. Our custom formulations provide multi-property solutions in a single material. Advanced specialty compounds are ideal for applications requiring:

Specialty Sheet & Film

A unique synergy was created between two leaders of specialty plastic materials when RTP Company acquired Wiman Corporation, a leading film manufacturer. Now, with RTP Company’s state-of-the-art sheet manufacturing and expansive polymer expertise, this unified group offers an unmatched capability portfolio:

  • Extensive resin selection from PVC to PEEK
  • Thicknesses from 0.004 to 0.400 inches
  • Widths up to 60 inches

Elastomers

Thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) combine the “soft-touch” features typically found in thermoset rubbers with the processability of thermoplastics. RTP Company’s TPEs offer advantages that no other competitive material can by incorporating advanced technologies such as conductivity, lubricity, color, and structural reinforcements. They are ideal for applications requiring:

  • Sealing in fluid environments
  • Impact protection
  • Ergonomic enhancement

Color

We understand that you not only require the ideal color for your products, but also the best performing coloring method. RTP Company’s Your Color — Your Way  service provides a fresh approach to coloring plastics and consistent color around the globe. Receive fast and accurate color development in your preferred mode:

  • Masterbatches
  • Precolored resins
  • Cube blends

Value Products

RTP Company has been able to leverage our global presence and vast materials knowledge to offer Value Products — engineered compounds derived from standard formulations. These products are available at competitive prices and are optimized for easy start-up and high volume production runs. Benefits include:

  • Complete application assistance
  • Ready-to-ship
  • Competitive cost
  • RTP Company Quality

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