For all batches processed through our machines, we retain sample granules and production colour pressings, should further reference be required. manufacturers data can also be supplied upon request.
All our processes and manufacturing procedures are tightly controlled. Plascolour Ltd is under iso:9001 control. Our colourists are highly experienced and our test laboratory can carry out the following data checks to ensure that the compounded product, be it from our own base or that supplied as free issue material, has not be degraded in terms of physical properties or appearance.
Laboratory equipment facilitates measuring of:
- Izod impact melt flow index
- Vicat softening ash count
- Heat deflection temperature colour parameters
- Flame retardancy tensile strength
Prior to processing. polycarbonate, acetal and nylon regrind is dried to reduce risk of degradation to physical properties.