Millad® Clarifying Agents
The New Standard In Clear Polypropylene
Taking functionality to a new level, this newest clarifying agent creates a superior polypropylene product with revolutionary clarity.
Sustainable and Recyclable Clear Polypropylene
Millad® NX™ 8000 is Milliken's fourth generation clarifying agent. 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 NX 8000 clarified polypropylene include:
- Beautiful: Millad NX 8000 enhances the aesthetic appeal of polypropylene materials, allowing even thicker parts to approach the clarity of glass or amorphous polymers.
- Sustainable: Millad NX 8000 clarified polypropylenes are not only lightweight and recyclable, but promote energy efficient operations, thanks to application at lower temperatures.
- Efficient: Polypropylene processing with a Millad NX 8000 clarifier is flexible and simple. Lower temperature injection saves manufacturing costs, and shorter cooling time saves production time, resulting in boosted productivity.
- Applicable: Millad NX 8000 supports a broad range of applications, including food storage, home storage, appliances, baby bottles, water bottles, cosmetics bottles and jars, media packaging, office supplies, and blister packaging.
- Recyclable: Polypropylene plastics are easier to recycle than almost any other plastic. Polypropylene even flows more easily as it degrades, without cross-linking, gel forming, or offgassing.
Underwriters Laboratories Validation
The energy-saving benefits of Millad NX 8000 for polypropylene have been validated by the independent organization Underwriters Laboratories (UL).
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Millad NX 8000 Energy Savings Calculator
The new Millad NX 8000 App puts energy savings at your fingertips.
Reveal the cost reductions and environmental savings of producing plastic parts from polypropylene clarified with Millad NX 8000. Available for iPads and iPhones or you can try out the web app.
Millad NX 8000 is effective in virtually all processing methods including all types of injection molding, blow molding, & thermoforming processes.
For more information about how Milliken’s Millad clarifying agent can benefit your applications, contact us today.