BPA and Plastics

BPA (Bisphenol A), is a chemical widely used to make hard, clear plastics. Its strength, structural stability, and light weight have made it excellent for use in things like eyeglasses and water bottles.  However, BPA has been linked to several health problems as it disrupts how hormones function in the body. For many years BPA…

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Plastic Resins

Plastic resins encompass a wide variety of plastic raw materials used to make useful everyday products that surround our lives providing convenience at an affordable cost. Plastic resins include polypropylene and polyethylene used in packaging films, blow molded or injection molded consumer goods and automotive parts. Plastic resins experts help plastic processors and brand owners…

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Polypropylene Experts

Polypropylene experts are those who work with this second most widely produced thermoplastic (after polyethylene) and is manufactured using chain growth polymerization via Zigler-Natta catalysis.  The global market for polypropylene is expected to be $156B by the year 2026.  Polypropylene has a melting point that ranges between 130 to 171 deg.C, depending upon crystallinity and…

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