Polymerics makes additions for quality

McNulty, Mike
February 2008
Rubber & Plastics News;2/11/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 14, p13
Trade Publication
The article presents information related to Polymerics Inc. According to sales director Richard Strong, even though the company, like virtually all rubber mixers, had its ups and downs in 2007, it is adding compounding machinery to ensure higher quality products. He highlights that presently, Polymerics' mixing operation is doing well. However, he points out that there is plenty of capacity available in the market.


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