Product Announcement from Milliken & Company
Transparent applications are no longer limited to thin, highly oriented parts or expensive polymers. Millad® clarifying agents are revolutionizing the clear polypropylene industry by creating new opportunities for polypropylene usage in clear housewares, packaging, and bottles.
This clarifying agent creates a superior polypropylene product without the limitations of less functional clear materials. It also increases the beauty of current polypropylene materials, allowing even thicker parts to approach the clarity of glass or amorphous polymers. In addition, these polypropylenes are easy to use in energy efficient operations. The advantages of Millad® NX8000 clarified polypropylene include:
- Revolutionary clarity
- Improved aesthetic appeal
- Flexible and simple processing
- Productivity enhancement
- Cost effective
- Good stiffness/impact balance
- Chemical and thermal resistance
- Good moisture vapor barrier
- Hot fill and retort capability
Millad NX8000 supports a broad range of applications, including food storage, home storage, appliances, baby bottles, water bottles, cosmetic bottles and jars, media packaging, office supplies, and blister packaging. For more information, including case studies and technical data, click here.