AXEL Develops New Process Aid Additive: MoldWiz INT-33LSER

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AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. (“AXEL”), a leading manufacturer of proprietary external and internal mold releases and process aid additives, is pleased to introduce a new process aid additive with reduced coefficient of friction properties to the market. TD INT-33LSER is a unique 100% active additive designed to incorporate directly into resins. This additive, available in powder or pellet form, offers improved resin flow/fill, dispersion of other resin additives, shortens cycle times, reduces temperatures and pressures of molding machines, and reduces or eliminates weld/knit lines. It is recommended for use with all polyethylene and polypropylene, including TPO, TPE, TPV, and TPU.

Benefits:

  • Greatly reduced coefficient of friction versus older additives, such as AXEL MoldWiz INT-33LCA and INT-33CFW
  • Lower torque values versus older additives, such as AXEL MoldWiz INT-33CFW and INT-34KF
  • FDA Compliance 21 CFR 175.300

INT-33LSER is a synergistic blend of modified polymers and organic components, which will not interfere with any secondary options such as pad printing or labeling. Read more here.

About AXEL: AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. is a chemical additive company founded in 1941 and currently in its third generation of family ownership and operation. The business is registered to the ISO 9001:2008 Quality System and the company and its products are fully compliant with REACH and major worldwide regulatory requirements. AXEL serves the global market through direct sales and a network of stocking distributors and technically trained representatives. For more information, visit www.axelplastics.com.

 

 

For Media Inquiries:

Michelle Matschke
Marketing Manager
203-590-2000 x 116
mmatschke@axelplastics.com

AXEL Develops New Process Aid Additive: MoldWiz INT-34KF

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April 17, 2018, MONROE, CONNECTICUT: AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. (“AXEL”), a leading manufacturer of proprietary external and internal mold releases and process aid additives, is pleased to introduce a new process aid additive with anti-static properties to the market. MoldWiz INT-34KF is a unique 100% active additive designed to incorporate directly into resins. This additive, available in powder or pellet form, offers improved release, lubricity, resin flow/fill, and will not discolor or lessen clarity. It is recommended for use with polyethylene, polypropylene, including TPO, TPE, TPV, and TPU, nylon, styrenics, engineered thermoplastics, and PET.

Benefits:

  • Minimal to no effect on clarity or color – excellent for clarified PP
  • No issues with higher processing temps for polymers, such as PA, PPA, and other engineered polymers
  • Improved release versus older additives, such as AXEL MoldWiz INT-33 series and INT-38HM
  • Improved flow versus older additives, such as AXEL MoldWiz INT-34DLK and INT-55PV

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UTECH Europe | May 29-31 | Maastricht, Netherlands

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The leading international exhibition and conference for the global polyurethanes industry will be held May 29-31 in Maastricht, Netherlands. UTECH Europe 2018 promises to be, as always, an innovative mix of papers on how to innovate products to meet real needs, how to open up new markets, the latest developments in raw materials, polyurethanes systems, processing equipment and manufacturing technologies.

See the latest developments from AXEL at booth #1009!

AXEL Launches New Product: MoldWiz CX-175

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February 27, 2018, MONROE, CONNECTICUT: AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. (“AXEL”), a leading manufacturer of proprietary external and internal mold releases and process aid additives, is pleased to introduce a new mold cleaner to the market. MoldWiz CX-175 (“CX-175”) is a synergistic blend of solvents and surfactants that is used as a mold cleaner. It is recommended for use to remove polyester resin residue, as well as other polar resins such as acrylics, epoxies, polyurethanes, and phenolics. It is also effective for removing build-up of styrene and LPA.

CX-175 is free of NMP, aromatics, and contains bio-renewable materials. In addition to being excellent at removing polyester resin residue, it is highly effective at removal of semi-permanent mold releases. Continue reading.

AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. names Lee “Clement” Hang Chong as their new Sales Director, Asia

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NOVEMBER 15, 2017: AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. (“AXEL”), a leading manufacturer of proprietary external and internal mold releases and process aid additives has named Lee “Clement” Hang Chong as the new Sales Director in Asia. Mr. Lee brings many years of industry experience to AXEL, which has been supplying mold releases and process aid additives for the plastics and rubber industries for 76 years.

“Clement’s market knowledge, technical experience, and language skills will provide immediate value to our customers and our organization,” said AXEL President, Jacob Axel.

Mr. Lee will be responsible for sales and technical support for all key markets and product lines that AXEL manufactures and markets. Mr. Lee will be responsible for China, Japan, Korea, and S.E. Asia. Mr. Lee speaks Malay, English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, and Hakka.

About AXEL: AXEL Plastics Research Laboratories, Inc. is a chemical additive company. It was founded in 1941 and is currently in its third generation of family ownership and operation. The business is registered to the ISO 9001:2008 Quality System and the company and its products are fully compliant with REACH and major worldwide regulatory requirements. AXEL serves the global market through direct sales and a network of stocking distributors and technically trained representatives.

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For Media Inquiries:
Michelle Matschke
Marketing Coordinator
203-590-2000 x 116
mmatschke@axelplastics.com

For Sales Inquiries:
Scott Waterman
Director of Sales
swaterman@axelplastics.com
+1.513.399.1779

Mr. Lee “Clement” Hang Chong
Sales Director, Asia
+86 181 2364 0060 China
+60 18 212 4218 Malaysia
clee@axelplastics.com

NPE 2018 | May 7-11 | Orlando, Florida

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NPE2018: The Plastics Show provides exclusive access to the people, processes, science and ideas that are shaping the future of plastics. Build connections, exchange ideas and explore the largest concentration of machinery, tools, technology and professional training available in today’s industry marketplace. Running May 7 – 11, 2018 in Orlando, Florida, it will be attended by tens of thousands of manufacturing professionals representing the entire plastics supply chain, including these end-user markets.

Visit us at booth W4688!

JEC 2018 | Mar 6-8 | Paris, France

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JEC World in Paris is the only trade show that unites the global composite industry: an indication of the industry’s commitment to an international platform where users can find a full spectrum of processes, new materials, and composite solutions. Running March 6-8, 2018, this year’s JEC is set to be a can’t-miss event.

Visit us at booth #G16!