LABORATORY TESTING

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Process Lab

  • 25 Ton Injection Molding

  • 5 Layer Blown Film Line

  • 27 mm Twin Screw Compounder

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Rigid Part Testing

  • Flex Modulus

  • Gardner Impact

  • Notched Izod

  • Melt Flow

  • Tensile

Quality and Analytical Testing

  • Ash % per ASTM D5630-01 or ASTM D2584-02

  • ATR:  FT-IR of skin layers

  • Dart Impact per ASTM D-1709)

  • Density (Specific Gravity) per ASTM D-792

  • Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) per ASTM D3418

  • Film Tensile Tear per ASTM D-882 & Elongation

  • FTIR spectroscopy (Qualitative)

  • Flexural Modulus + Molding per ASTM D790

  • Gardner Impact per ASTM D-5420

  • Gel Testing – cast line or film line (internal count test)

  • Izod (notched) per ASTM D-256

  •  Melt Strength (internal – confidential)

  • Moisture % (oven/scale)

  • Melt Flow Index (MFI or MFR) per ASTM D1238; Method A or B

  • Molding Tensile Break; ASTM Test Specimens

  • Pellet Weight

  • Secant per ASTM-D882

  • Tear (Elmendorf) per ASTM D1922

  • Yellowness Index (Spectrophotometer)

  • So-Low Freezer (-40 F)

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Flexible Film Testing

  • Tensile & Elongation

  • Secant

  • Dart Impact

  • Elmendorf Tear

  • Total Energy Puncture

  • Heat Seal and Hot Tack

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