Sylvin Adding Rigid PVC Compounds
Pennsylvania-based Sylvin Technologies Inc. has commissioned a twin screw compounding line in response to repeated customer requests for rigid PVC compounds. The twin screw compounding line has enabled the supplier to develop a new line of rigid PVC compounds for profile extrusions, including grades suitable for window profiles, officials report.
Founded in 1978, Sylvin provides vinyl compounds in custom and standard formulations for a variety of industries. In addition to new rigid formulations, its product line includes weatherable co-extrusion grades for window lineals, general purpose grades for weatherstrips and screen spline, and a variety other products used in the building products market.
By offering standard compounds and supporting small quantity orders, Sylvin’s rigid PVC compounds are said to be ideal for small to medium volume processors that are looking for high quality, off the shelf rigid vinyl compounds. In addition to the standard grades, Sylvin also offers custom formulation development capabilities.