- July 01, 2013, Tom Bezigian
This question comes from Southeast Asia. A blown film converter recently changed from a PP /PP (polypropylene) coex blown film structure to a PP/PE (polyethylene) structure and is now experiencing blocking with the latter. His question is why? And of course, how to fix it.
- January 18, 2013, Tom Bezigian
The answer... They were all brought together last November (2012) at the grand opening of the new Emerging Technologies and Innovation Center Building on the campus of the University of Massachusetts at Lowell.
- October 18, 2012, Tom Bezigian
I made a visit to some old friends last week at Mica Corporation in Shelton, Connecticut, USA... Jeff Siegel and Bruce Foster.
- September 19, 2012, Tom Bezigian
I need your help. I am assembling a list of extruder manufacturers and their performance.
- September 10, 2012, Tom Bezigian
Throughout my career, I have worked in industrial processes that operated on a 24 hour a day, 7 day a week, 365 days per year schedule.
- August 04, 2012, Tom Bezigian
Quite often, the press follows those that produce large volumes of commodity products, and quite understandably so. However, I had the opportunity last week to meet with the folks at Bixby International in Newburyport, Massachusetts, USA, and I am very happy to see that specialty extrusion exists in such a big fashion.