Plastistrength® 576

Product
Plastistrength® process aids

Plastistrength® 576 acrylic process aid is an advanced high molecular weight acrylic process aid that offers outstanding melt strength, excellent melt elongation, and enhanced fusion promotion. Plastistrength® 576 acrylic process aid can be used to promote fusion in highly filled vinyl compounds or used to reduce extrusion temperature without compromising fusion performance.

Properties

  • Reduced vinyl yellowing improving product quality 
  • Increased stability of PVC compound
  • Energy cost reduction
  • Prolonged extruder or injection screw life
  • Quicker downstream cooling offers potential for line-speed increases
  • Use with incumbent chemical foaming agent (CFA) or provides opportunity for further CFA optimization

Geographic availability

Asia-Pacific
Europe
North America
South America

Markets

  • Building and construction
    • Exterior building products
    • Extrusion
    • Films
    • Injection molding
    • PVC
    • Siding
  • Chemical and plastics industry
    • PVC

Applications

  • Fence, deck and rail extrusion
  • Weatherable molding
  • Window profile extrusion
  • Wood composite molding
 
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