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White Papers for Plastics Processors, Plastics Equipment and Materials

  • Customized Automation Tools To Help Improve Operational EfficiencyBy

    Customized innovations on the shop floor are the way of the future for many manufacturing companies to operate leaner, seek operational efficiency and boost market differentiation in today's competitive marketplace. Customized automation tools for manufacturing companiesWhere do you turn to...
  • Lighting Technologies, Principle, and MeasurementBy

    The proper measurement of light is a precise and complex science. The first step in correctly measuring light is to understand the basics: Color-Rendering Properties, Color Temperature, Light Distribution, Total Luminous Flux and Mura. This white paper provides a brief explanation of each...
  • Water Removal Proceedure From Hot Oil SystemsBy

    No system we've seen has been entirely free of water. The more complex your system is the more water is usually present in it and the more difficult it is remove.
  • Particle Nucleation in Chemical Foam ExtrusionBy

    Recent emphasis on light-weighting has foaming technologies being explored by all facets of industry. Endothermic chemical foaming agents are especially desirable due to low-to-zero impact on the environment. Different methods of nucleation to control the cells formation are offered to control...
  • Extrusion Blow MouldingBy

    The blow moulding process has been employed since about 1950, though its application to polyamides came much later. In recent years the development of technical blow moulding materials has been pushed ahead, so that there are now a considerable variety of them. With Polyamide 6 there are now...
  • Comparison of Interface Pressure Measurement OptionsBy

    Download this free white paper to learn how product development, manufacturing, research, and quality control can be improved through integrating different interface pressure sensing technologies. This white paper analyzes three different interface pressure measurement options and how engineers...
  • Make your next ERP the most profitable decision ever for your plastic processing operationBy

    Everything from being able to minimize downtime by improving production efficiency with drag & drop scheduling tied to MRP and purchasing, to attaining simple cost control over resin price fluctuation and customer pricelists, to real time inventory management that considers WIP,...
  • Thermal Analysis Unlocks the Secrets of ElastomersBy

    Analysts can reverse engineer elastomers which allows companies to improve on specific formulations.
  • Automating Inventory Control in Bins, Tanks & SilosBy

    With just-in-time manufacturing and companies looking to minimize inventory levels, effectively managing material supplies is more important than ever before. Monitoring bin levels helps companies optimize material storage and save money. Furthermore, climbing to the top of bins presents a...
  • 10 Steps to Plastic BagsBy

    A simple description of the blown film production process as it relates to the manufacture of polyethylene bags (plastic bags)
  • Commercial Purge Compound Use Improves Color Change EfficiencyBy

    Plastic injection molders that perform dark to light color changes typically generates an excessive amount of downtime and scrap. The best way to reduce downtime and scrap is to use a commercial purge compound when performing these types of color changes. Increasing the efficiency in which color...
  • Considerations when buying a orona treater-Getting more for lessBy

    This article discusses key considerations based on applications that influence the selection of a corona treater
  • Focus on: PTFEBy

    PTFE is a truly unique material that occupies a niche all of its own. The two distinctive factors of mechanical property retention over a wide range of temperatures and an ultra-low coefficient of friction have enabled PTFE to establish itself in key market areas where it is...
  • Case Study - InSite Medical TechnologiesBy

    T.O. Plastics delivers an overall cycle time of five weeks from RFQ to production shipment.
  • New backflush screen changerBy

    Compared to the previous version of the K-SWE-4K-75-V/RS, this newly redesigned backflush screen changer with proven power backflush technology includes improvements. The 75% technology is applied, so that only 1 out of 4 screens is taken out of the production during backflush or screen change....
  • 10 Reasons to Move Your Molding to the U.S.By

    Discover why more businesses are moving their plastic injection molding from overseas companies back to the U.S.
  • S+S Inspection Moves its North American HeadquartersBy

    S+S Inspection, Inc. part of the Germany-based S+S Separation and Sorting Technology Group, has moved its headquarters from Niagara, NY to a more central location in Bartlett, IL, close to Chicago.
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    Download our eBrochure to learn more about CPTechnologies Company.
  • Advances in Lenticular Lens Arrays for Visual Display & Cylinder Engraving TechniquesBy

    During the past decade, products incorporating lenticular materials have grown rapidly and continue to do so. The lenticular technology research reported in this paper demonstratively shows the performance improvement of both the pseudo-elliptical and true-elliptical lenticular lens array...
  • Using Infrared Light to Revolutionize the Staking ProcessBy

    Take a look inside the four basic steps of the staking process and discover how Infrastake harnesses infrared light to join plastics together in an innovative way. The process of staking plastic parts has been dominated by three main methods; hot air, thermal, and ultrasonic. Each method has...