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Light Diffusion colors



Perfect for backlit applications where LED’s are used. The Light diffusion technology actually scatters backlit light without absorbing the light, allowing more light to be transmitted. Suitable for use in either PMMA or Polycarbonate.




 Specifications   

Products

Additives
Compounds

Cube Blends

Custom Colors

Dry Colors

Engineering Resins

Foams

Liquid Colorants

Masterbatches

Pre Colors

Special Effects

Standard Colors

Applications

Bathwares
Cabinet Exteriors

Door Panels

Housewares

Interior Decorating Products

Recreational Items

Tabletops

Toys

Resin Compatibility

ABS
Acrylic

Nylon

PC

PE

Polycarbonate

PP

PS

PVC

Capabilities

Blending
Color Formulation

Color Matching

Custom Engineering

Extrusion Compounding

Pulverizing

Shop Floor Training

Manufacturing Practice

Lean Manufacturing

Manufacturing Capability

Low and High Intensity Mixers
27 Extrusion Lines:
FCM Compounding Lines
Twin Screw Extruders
Single Screw Extruders
Gravimetric Batch Blenders
Computer Matching System

Annual Production Capacity

30 million pounds

Industries Served

Agriculture
Automotive

Cosmetic

Food & Beverage

Household

Medical

Packaging

Certifications

ISO 9001:2008 registered upgrade April 21, 2009
TQM prior to 1997

Industrial Associations

American Plastics Council
Association of Rotational Molders

Battery Council International

Closure Manufactures Association

Color Marketing Group

International Color Alliance

Rigid Plastics Packaging Institute

Society of Plastics Engineers

Society of Plastics Industry

Standards

EU & other global standards
FDA Standards

NSF Standards

Light Diffused Additives


Advantages:
Scatters light eliminating hot spots of LED light sources.
Improves light output at night and daylight contrast.
Allows maximum transmission of light.
Reduces the number of LED’s required, resulting in cost savings.
Eliminates the need for electroforms in the tooling.

Product Trials:
Molded chips at 1.5%, 3%, 4.5%, 7.5%, 10% and 15% with product Chroma light diffused concentrate ZC90330. Data on %Light Transmission at different additive levels with polycarbonate ZC90330

% ZC90330 POLYCARBONATE% LT at Thickness (Mils) @ 35% LT at Thickness (Mils) @ 55% LT at Thickness (Mils) @ 100
100% natural PC94.994.593.7
1.5%93.893.291.9
3%93.492.5 88.8
4.5%93.291.885.2
7.5%92.287.372.1
10%92.186.569.8
15%89.279.862.8

Molded chips at 1.5%, 2%, 3%, 4.5%, and 5% with product RC90331 Light Diffuser Acrylic Master batch. Data on %Light Transmission at different additive levels with Acrylic RC90331 MB:

% RC90331 ACRYLIC% LT at Thickness (Mils) @ 35% LT at Thickness (Mils) @ 55% LT at Thickness (Mils) @ 100
100% natural Acrylic96.496.195.8
1.5%94.99491.9
2%94.693 .790.9
3%94.392.887.3
4.5%93.590.981.3
5%93.490.580.9


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