Color Special Effects Technologies 2017

Special effect compounds can increase consumer appeal, provide beneficial features, mimic other materials, and add visual impact to your plastic products!

Our team of color experts understands the many variables that affect the way color is perceived in plastic applications, and can guide you in selecting the color and special effect technology that creates the impact your application requires.

 

Appearance Effects

Draw attention and enhance the aesthetic appeal of your application with metallic sheen, sparkle, fluorescence, or transparency offered by our Appearance Effect compounds.

Metallic

Pearlescent

Sparkle Mist

Iridescent

Fluorescent

Edge Glow

Transparent

 

Functional Effects

Our Functional Effect compounds provide both color and functionality for applications that require light control, laser welding or marking, or security technology.

Security

Laser Welding

Light Reflective

Light Diffusion

Infrared

Laser-Markable

 

Shifting Effects

Shifting Effect compounds can change the appearance of your application using light waves or temperature changes to provide a constantly changing visual aesthetic.

Glow-in-the-Dark

Photochromatic (Indoors)

Photochromatic (Outdoors)

Thermochromatic (Activated)

Thermochromatic (Non-activated)

Chroma Shift

 

Material Effects

Our Material Effects compounds allow your plastic application to mimic a host of other materials, including wood, stone, marble, camouflage and more!

Wood
Grain

Stone/Granite/
Marble

Tortoise
Shell


Camouflage

Low
Gloss

 


View our Special Effects brochure!

Learn more about RTP Company’s Special Effect compounds, which can help enhance appearance, provide functionality, and/or mimic other materials.

Special Effects Brochure