Molded Part Science

Characterization & Testing

Leaders in analytical testing: experience leading a major US automotive OEM Lab, R&D development for major plastics suppliers

Plastics Failure Analysis
  • »  Material identification (FTIR, DSC)
  • »  Environmental stress and cracking (chemical)
  • »  Processing issues (MI, Viscosity)
  • »  Material degradation/issues (MI, TGA, ash, rheological)
  • »  Contamination detection and analysis

Model6
Polymer Testing
  • »  Rheology-shear viscosity, MFR
  • »  Mechanical-tensile, compressive
  • »  Thermal-HDT, conductivity
  • »  Advanced Thermal (DSC, TGA)
  • »  Contaminants, residues
  • »  Organic/inorganic content
  • »  Moisture and ash content
  • »  Melt density
  • »  Crystallization kinetics
** some testing will be co-ordinated