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20Mar 18

To Purge or Not To Purge (Mar. 20, 2018)

The Importance of Purging Compounds Most thermoplastic & engineered resins are likely to degrade and cause product contamination when left in the barrel, even for a short period of time. When a production line is shut down there is simply no way to cool the resin quickly enough to avoid degradation (see picture above). Methods such as flushing the machine with the next resin or flushing with regrind are time-consuming, material-wasting, and ineffective in removing color and carbon contamination.  A high-performance purging compound such as Cel-Span Purge is designed to not only facilitate color and material changeovers, but to thoroughly…

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27Feb 18

Spring 2018 Color Collection (Feb. 27, 2018)

Top Trending Colors for Spring 2018! Each season, the Pantone Color Institute releases an overview of the top colors for the upcoming season. Color continues to be an important influencer of consumer trends in Spring 2018. In response to consumers continued embrace of color, product designers and manufacturers are recognizing the need to offer more color variety in their products. Here at JEG Inc., we see increased demand for Pantone's top colors every season.  We can create these colors to work with any resin system and with any molding process.  Spring 2018's colors offer a bounty of uplifting shades and…

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14Feb 18

Visit Us at The Plastics Recycling Show 2018 (Feb. 14, 2018)

Meet us in the Music City next week!   JEG Inc. will be attending the Plastics Recycling 2018 trade show at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, TN next week and we hope to see you there! Come visit us at the Hudson Color Concentrates booth, #904, and see what we can do to help you with your plastic colorants. Meet us at booth #904 on Monday Feb 19 4:00-6:00, Tuesday Feb 20 10:00-7:00, and Wednesday Feb 21 8:00-12:00. We hope to see you at the show!

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