Set for heavy loads

By Mike O'Driscoll
Published: Monday, 21 June 2010

Mineral fillers keep pace with plastic product requirements as demand grows, including applications with higher loadings

The use of minerals in plastics as functional fillers is one of the primary consuming market sectors for the industrial minerals business. A wide range of minerals perform specific functions to enhance the desired properties of the plastic end product.

While mineral filler use has been around since the advent...

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