Polymer Processing Institute

Thermoplastic Foam Processing

Batch and continuous  foaming equipment  available  including  Single Screw Extrusion for high and medium density foams, Tandem Extruders for low density foams (PPI Patent ), and Coextrusion of A-B-A or A-B-C-B-A structures (B-foamed layer). Measurement of solubility of physical blowing agents can be performed off-line and in-line. Foams can be characterized as Closed vs. Open Cell and for Mechanical, and Thermal Properties.

Dr. Niloufa Faridi
(973) 596-5665




visitors since April 30th, 2002