Category: Extrusion Solutions Newsletter
By Dean Elliott, Technical Processing Manager In the October 2018 issue of Extrusion Solutions, I discussed the recent investments including safety and efficiency improvements we have made to our Pilot Plant. I am pleased to report that for the 4th quarter 2018 and 1st quarter 2019, these were the busiest 2 quarters for our Pilot… Read more
Introducing – the first ad in our new campaign, being launched this month in leading industry trade journals! The new ad features ENTEK President, Dr. Kirk Hanawalt, explaining in his own words ‘Who We Are’. Going forward, the new campaign will feature other ENTEK employees talking about additional key attributes of ENTEK including product range,… Read more
At the Compounding World Expo in Cleveland, OH, ENTEK’s Melissa Jensen-Morgan will present on ‘Top Tips for Faster Product Changeovers’. This is a topic that ENTEK has been passionate about for several years, and led to the company’s development of many of the technologies incorporated in its QC3TM (quick-change, quick-clean, quality control) line of twin-screw… Read more
The new building/shop expansion at ENTEK Extruders is filling up fast! We have moved shipping and receiving in and the team has organized the new area. Two new overhead cranes have been commissioned and are now in use. The new 30,000 ft2 addition is providing much-needed space for ENTEK to keep up with its continued… Read more
Booth A720, May 8-9, 2019 – Huntington Convention Center, Cleveland, OH ENTEK is proud to be a sponsor and exhibitor at the new Compounding World Expo. This show, being held for the first time in North America, takes place May 8-9 at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, OH. It is free to attend and… Read more
Who We Are Welcome to the latest issue of Extrusion Solutions. Helping Customers Succeed Our cover story in this issue of Extrusion Solutions provides an excellent example of how ENTEK helps its customers succeed. Plastics Color Corporation (PCC), a leading materials compounder to the medical device market, pharmaceutical and food packaging, and personal care packaging… Read more
Leading Compounder for Critical Medical, Pharmaceutical & Food Applications Chooses ENTEK for High-Output Masterbatch, Concentrates With more than 50 years in the plastics industry, Plastics Color Corporation (PCC), based in Chicago, IL and Asheboro, NC, is a global leader in color concentrates, functional additives and custom polymer masterbatches for a variety of markets. A PMC… Read more
Welcome to the latest edition of Extrusion Solutions!
ENTEK Extruders customer Danimer Scientific of Bainbridge, GA has recently been in the news for winning the prestigious 2018 Innovation in Bioplastics Award from the Washington, DC based Plastics Industry Association (PLASTICS). Danimer Scientifc was a joint winner of the award with PepsiCo for their development of the next generation bio-based and compostable flexible packaging… Read more
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