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Tosaf manufactures many additives for plastic, which are making an impact across a wide range of industries. There are many types of additives for plastic, and every additive category contains multiple solutions.
In this article, our goal is to describe the world of additives for plastic, and to describe the most common and helpful additives in the market. As a global manufacturer of additives and masterbatches, Tosaf has a wealth of knowledge and is at the forefront of this industry. If this article encourages you to learn more about additives in plastic, you can contact Tosaf at +1 980 533-3000. We will be more than happy to provide you with additional information.
Additives for plastic are substances added to modify a polymer’s properties. The purpose of additives is to add certain important qualities to the polymer, which are essential to making the product more durable, sustainable, or helpful to the end consumer.
The best way to describe plastic additives is to provide a few examples:
Of course. The manufacturing of additives is closely monitored and regulated globally, and every industry has its own standards and regulations. All of Tosaf’s plastic additives adhere to strict regulations. Additionally, Tosaf’s teams provide clients with consultation and information regarding the regulations that exist in their specific industries, in order to ensure that their additives always comply.
Yes. The process in which an additive is added to the polymer is less costly than purchasing raw polymer already possessing has certain qualities. It also provides plastic product manufacturers with more flexibility.
Great question. Let’s give a few examples. The automotive industry benefits from our flame retardants for under the hood applications, UV stabilizers for interiors and exteriors, and anti-static additive for interiors. The agriculture industry enjoys our anti-fog and anti-block additives for greenhouse films and UV stabilizers for tarpaulin applications.
The building & construction industry uses Tosaf’s flame retardants for construction films and XPS sheets, among many others. The packaging industry uses our anti-fog additives for refrigerated food and slip additives for caps & closures. Tosaf also services the home, sport & leisure industry, with flame retardants for home appliances and UV stabilizers for outdoor furniture.
We are also very active in the textiles & fiber industry, as we integrate flame retardants and anti-slip for raffia, anti-fog solutions, and more. Let’s not forget the electric & electronic industry, which utilizes flame retardants and stabilizers for a wide range of applications. And the list goes on and on.
We are more than manufacturers. We’re listeners and problem solvers. Our teams meets and brainstorms with your team to understand your product and your goals, in order to secure the optimal solution for your needs. Your needs are our top priority, and we’ll make sure that you receive the additives that will provide your products with the highest value.
Aren’t sure which additives are right for your products? Want to consult with a leading manufacturer of additives for plastic? Please contact the Tosaf team, who are standing by to provide you with more information. Contact us today, and let’s start a conversation.