BURTON, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HEXPOL Compounding, the leading global provider of elastomer compounds, is presenting a webinar about the advantages of performance additives on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at 2:00 PM EDT. W. Mark Stewart, HEXPOL Sr. Technical Service Specialist, will host the webinar.
To register for the webinar, Increase Productivity and Save Money with Performance Additives, which is being presented in partnership with Rubber & Plastics News, go to www.rubbernews.com/HEXPOLAdditivesWebinar.
The number of available performance additive options can be overwhelming. This webinar will help compounders, plant chemists, and product designers gain insight into properly selecting additives that bring value and clear benefits to their applications. The objectives of the webinar are to help participants:
- Learn how and why to use performance additives – Information about how performance additives address manufacturing and process concerns to help maintain quality and consistency during compounding.
Understand the systematic approach to selecting performance
additives, such as:
- Obtaining better throughput
- Keeping precise control of critical ingredients
- Achieving lower costs with shorter mixing cycles
- Seeing a timely and complete dispersion
- Maintaining worker safety
- Controlling the color of a batch
The webinar will also address different performance additive types – such as productivity enhancing pre-dispersed chemicals, color concentrates, and master-batch products, to name a few – as well as manufacturing and cost benefits.
For more information about HEXPOL Performance Additives products and services, visit our web portal at www.hexpolperformanceadditives.com.
About HEXPOL Compounding
HEXPOL is the leading global developer and manufacturer of quality polymer compounds. The company provides proprietary and standard rubber compounding solutions to the automotive and transportation; energy, oil & gas; wire and cable; medical and pharmaceutical; general industrial; building and construction; water treatment; tire toll, and consumer markets. HEXPOL capabilities include: Rubber Compounding, Rolls, Specialty Products, Retreading, Thermoplastic and TPE Compounding, Silicone Compounding, and Outsourcing Services.
Based in Malmo, Sweden, HEXPOL has a global footprint, with manufacturing facilities strategically located to serve customers across North America, Europe and Asia. HEXPOL is a U.S. $1.3 billion a year business with 3,900 employees at 34 locations in 11 countries. HEXPOL is a public company traded on the Nordic Stock Exchange.