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White Papers by Entec Polymers

  • The Importance of Parting Line Maintenance in Rotational Molding

    A rotational mold’s parting line is critical to the overall quality of the end part. Over time parting lines can become a major issue that can increase scrap and cause poor part quality if not properly maintained. We believe that it is very important to place molds on a preventative maintenance...
  • HYPEL® Brand Overview

    Entec Polymers generic prime materials offer a diverse product portfolio along with the quality customer’s expect in today’s market. Our line card of HYPEL polyethylene products is shown below. HYPEL® PE resin products are available in high density, low density and linear low density grades with...
  • HYPRO® Brand Overview

    Entec Polymers offers an array of both branded prime and generic prime Polypropylene (PP) options in our commodity polymer portfolio. It has the lowest density among commodity plastics and is one of the most used polymers today due to its versatility in rigid and flexible applications. Our...
  • Automotive Resin Selection Guide

    Check out our new Automotive Resin Selection Guide. This guide gives you an overview of commonly used polymer materials for automotive applications including powertrain/underhood as well as interior and exterior.
  • Sustainable Polymer Solutions

    Are you looking for resins to help you meet your sustainability goals? Entec Polymers has a portfolio of bio-based resins, compostable resins, post-industrial and post-consumer recycled resins, and enhancing additives to meet your needs.
  • TOPAS COC Product Guide

    Are you looking for a polymer with glass-like clarity, elevated temperature resistance, high water vapor barrier, and easy processability for your healthcare, packaging, optical or electronic application? Look no further than TOPAS® COC (Cyclic Olefin Copolymer) to meet all of your needs.
  • TOSAF Line Card

    High-quality color and additive masterbatch concentrates for the plastics industry
  • Dictionary of Plastic Industry Terms

    Siri and Alexa not very helpful for unique plastics industry terms? Refer to Entec Polymers Dictionary of Plastic Industry Terms for more help. We’ve compiled a short list of specific plastic industry terms with easy to understand definitions that can help, especially if you’re newer to the...
  • Elastomers for Bitumen Modification

    Are you looking for elastomers other than SBS to modify your bitumen compounds? Let Entec Polymers help you select alternate elastomers and modifiers for use in your bitumen formulations for roofing shingles, flexible roofing membranes, or bitumen pavement compounds.
  • DOW VERSIFY™ Plastomers and Elastomers

    DOW VERSIFY™ Plastomers and Elastomers are a family of specialty propylene-ethylene copolymers. VERSIFY™ offers a combination of excellent optics, sealing and hot tack performance plus elasticity, flexibility, softness and compatibility in blends for film, fiber, injection molding, extrusion...
  • Compounding Market

    Entec Polymers is a very active supplier to the Compounding Market and offers a wide range of products from resins to modifiers to additives.
  • Pulverized Resin Quality

    Pulverizing is one of the key considerations in manufacturing Rotomolding resins and is arguably one of the greatest factors in determining whether a molder is successful at producing excellent quality parts or not. At Entec, we are focused on consistently producing the best particle size...
  • Transparent Polymers Comparison

    Transparent polymers can be found in many different markets including lighting, automotive, sporting goods, consumer products, healthcare, E/E, building & construction and packaging. Which transparent polymer to select for your specific application can be challenging because of the wide variety...
  • Understanding UL 94 Flammability Ratings

    Does trying to understand UL 94 cause your hair to catch fire? Let Entec help you to understand what the UL 94 flammability testing means for your application.