Learn More Extrusion & Compounding Equipment
Achieve reliable scale-up, reduced time to market, and controlled, continuous processing using Thermo Scientific compounders and extruders. Our twin-screw compounders offer flexible compounding configurations for small batches for either pilot scale production or low volume manufacturing and are...
Learn More Material Compounding Accessories
Process conditions can be simulated in the laboratory with different die geometries and post-extrusion equipment. A hot polymer melt can be shaped as it leaves the extruder with an appropriate die on a torque rheometer or compounder.
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We are committed to delivering top-notch customer support, including tailored service products and fast response times. We offer a comprehensive range of services that can quickly and flexibly respond to various service needs and requests. Select only the service modules you want.
Extruders and torque rheometers are standard tools for mixing, compounding and processing materials in industries such as polymer, pharmaceutical, and food production. Our line of flexible laboratory extruders can help you drive efficiencies now and in the future!
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Understand material composition, evaluate the impact of pigments and additives on product formulation, and optimize the development process from design through production. Thermo Fisher Scientific offers a range of instruments to aid in development and quality control, ensuring high quality...
Learn More Compounding Applications
Need to disperse challenging additives or get demanding fillers integrated into your polymer matrix? Want to set up a reactive extrusion? Looking to characterize your process by measuring flow behavior online?
Learn More Rheological Analysis of Polymers
Polymers are used for a broad variety of applications such as casings, packaging and composite materials. For these applications polymers are processed at elevated temperatures in a molten state. Due to their chemical structure and high molecular weight, polymers exhibit a complex flow and...
Learn More Polymer Compounding and Extrusion
Compounding is employed to mix a polymer matrix with different additives to achieve a specific material behavior. Extrusion is used to determine the final form of polymers and plastics, from small sample amounts during initial product development through to full-scale manufacturing processes.
Learn More Composite Material Analysis
Truly, anything that’s not in a pure form can be considered a composite, which makes this area of analysis more difficult to contain in a single definition. Essentially, a composite material is an integration of two or more other materials (like hybrids of polymers and ceramics) to create a new...
Learn More Compounding & Rheology
Confidently compound, measure and characterize the properties of all types of materials in your research, quality control and industrial processes. We offer a wide range of solutions for your material characterization needs.
Learn More Material Characterization Webinars
Characterize and formulate your materials using Thermo Scientific rheology, viscometry, mixing, and extrusion technologies. Whether you support research, QA/QC, product development, or production, these recorded webinars are designed to enhance your knowledge and solve everyday challenges.
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Distinct extruder types are available to process material in an optimal way to meet your needs. Single-screw extruders can be a cost-effective means of simple melting and shaping of an already mixed polymer blend.
From leather interiors to an alternative energy powertrain, every component in today's automobile is designed for profitability, performance and appeal. Analytical instrumentation that reveals the chemistry and composition of materials plays an essential role across the supply chain, from R&D to...
Learn More Food Extruders
Food extrusion is an established and highly versatile technique for the production of food, feed, nutritional additives and flavors. It enables a continuous and cost-effective means of production, and its precise control ensures a high and constant product quality.
Achieve Raman enlightenment with tutorial videos on the fundamentals of Raman spectroscopy, webinars on advanced Raman applications and helpful Raman resources., Fourier Transform infrared spectroscopy covers a wide range of chemical applications, especially for polymers and organic compounds.