A.Schulman India Pvt Ltd trusts Zwick for reliable test results

A. Schulman is a leading international supplier of high-performance plastic compounds and resins, which are used as raw materials in a variety of markets. The Company's principal product lines consist of proprietary and custom-formulated engineered plastic compounds, colour concentrates and additives that improve the appearance and performance of plastics in a number of specialized applications. Vadodara  plant is dedicated to provide innovative masterbatch solutions to meet the needs of flexible packaging, white goods and cosmetics manufacturers in India. The Vadodara plant is A. Schulman’s first manufacturing facility in India and its fifth in the Asia-Pacific region.

Zwick has supplied 20kN UTM & Mflow plastometer to Vadodara plant. The 20kN UTM has longer test height to cover the future need of high temperature testing for engineering polymers. The system can also be used as a 100N UTM with the addition of smaller load cell and grip. A. Schulman has plan to add most advanced automatic macroXtens ® II extensometer to the existing system in future to be one step ahead for faster & reliable test results. This extensometer can be used for high temperature testing up to 250 °C with full compliance to ASTM D638 & ISO 527 test requirements. Mflow plastometer has pneumatic weight lifting system that ensures operator comfort and convenience - weights can be raised and lowered effortlessly. Special heating elements ensure very high temperature accuracy in the extrusion barrel to satisfy the requirements of ASTM D1238 & ISO 1133. 

A. Schulman thanks the Zwick team for their excellent support throughout the process of finalization of the equipment, its delivery, installation and Training.


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