RTP Company Acquisition of Zeotherm® TPV Technology Expands Thermoplastic Elastomer Offerings

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA – RTP Company, a global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Zeotherm® TPV product line from Zeon Chemicals. The transaction, completed in May of 2019, encompasses all products sold globally … Continue reading

Black and White Masterbatches

RTP Company is your global source for industry-proven black and white masterbatch, providing the performance and functionality you need. Standard, universal, and specialty carriers such as PE, PP, PS, EVA, ABS, SAN, PC, PET, and Nylon in over 40 standard … Continue reading

Solvay and RTP Company Expand Global Availability of Solvay’s Radel ® R-7000 PPSU Polymers for Aircraft Applications

New licensing agreement permits RTP Company to produce and sell Radel® R-7000 PPSU resins, offering shorter lead times and more flexibility for customer orders ALPHARETTA, Ga., August 24, 2015 – Solvay Specialty Polymers, a leading global supplier of high performance thermoplastics, … Continue reading

RTP Company Provides Tribology Data for Medical Device Material Selection

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA – RTP Company, a leading global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics that solve medical application challenges around the world, now offers tribology data from an innovative new friction test to help designers of drug delivery devices select … Continue reading

RTP Company Introduces Flame Retardant Plastics for Low Heat, Smoke, and Flame Spread Applications

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA – Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has introduced a new series of flame retardant compounds for use in applications that require low heat, low smoke, and low flame spread for compliance with a number of … Continue reading

RTP Company Develops Long Fiber Thermoplastic Compounds with Low VOC Emissions for Automotive Interior Applications

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA – RTP Company is pleased to announce the expansion of its Very Long Fiber reinforced Polypropylene (PP VLF) portfolio to include a range of low emission products. These PP VLF products satisfy Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) mandates … Continue reading

RTP Company Expands Thermoplastic Compounding Facility in Mexico to Better Service Automotive, Consumer Goods Industries

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA – RTP Company has installed a new state-of-the-art pultrusion line and is now producing Very Long Fiber (“VLF”) compounds at its facility in Monterrey, Mexico. This newest VLF manufacturing location in North America will support regional demand … Continue reading

Very Long Fiber Polypropylene vs Nylon

Very Long Fiber (VLF) compounds exhibit excellent price-to-performance characteristics and are routinely considered as a cost management alternative to higher density and higher cost reinforced compounds. Due to lower price, lower specific gravity and comparable physical properties at 50% relative … Continue reading

EMI Compounds for Auto Sensing Systems Literature

Innovation Bulletin Reduce part weight through metal replacement Integral EMI Protection eliminates secondary coating processes Consistent EMI shielding effectiveness up to 80 GHz Increased design freedom with plastic material Imagine being able to easily produce housings for automotive sensing systems … Continue reading

RTP Company Acetal Wear & Friction Compounds

Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company continues to strengthen its wear and friction compounds offering the latest advancements being made in its family of wear and friction acetal (POM) compounds. RTP Company has long been a leader in this … Continue reading

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