Boosting the productivity, quality, and profitability of your operation can be achieved by utilizing highly specialized process aids. Informed by decades of helping customers like you produce parts for a variety of processes, Chem-Trend has developed a broad range of manufacturing process aids that work in unison with — and let you leverage — the release agents, die lubricants, tire paints, and other key molding and casting products you might have already adopted.
This comprehensive portfolio of products is designed to help you enhance your operations, making you more efficient, creating less scrap, and keeping your molds, tooling, and equipment in better working condition for longer. Chem-Trend has developed ancillary process aids specifically to suit your wide range of molding and casting processes.
Ancillaries for Thermoplastics Processing
Your thermoplastics operation demands reliability and predictability to ensure maximum productivity and high-quality results. Chem-Trend serves the thermoplastics sector and your process with ancillary solutions that account for the variety of polymers and applications that require specific treatment. These solutions can help your process:
Ancillaries for Die Casting
Keeping your die cast equipment in optimal condition is essential when you’re trying to avoid unplanned downtime while keeping your machine utilization rates up. The many challenges you face with your die casting process — which requires pushing equipment to extremes on a daily basis — can be overcome with Chem-Trend’s wide range of advanced ancillary process aids, which includes:
Ancillaries for Polyurethane Molding
A total-system approach to polyurethane molding can help you streamline your overall efforts. When you pair Chem-Trend® polyurethane molding aids with our release agents for polyurethane, you combine the individual strengths of each product to support significant improvements in your production performance. These ancillary solutions include:
Ancillaries for Wood Fiber Pressing
As a wood fiber panel press operation, you are facing increasing challenges due to a changing regulatory and market environment. In addition, panel and engineered wood product producers must adjust to constantly changing materials and resin use. To assist you in meeting these challenges, Chem-Trend is continuously developing new technologies and ancillary solutions to help simplify this very complex environment, including:
- Plate/Platten Sealers
- Screen Primers and Sealers
Ancillaries for Tire Molding
As a manufacturer within the global tire industry, you must continuously adapt as technologies progress and technical demands increase. You can successfully meet the ongoing and complex challenges you face daily with the help of Chem-Trend’s complementary and ancillary solutions. As the largest supplier of release agents to the industry, we intimately understand your needs and can help you improve your operations and the quality of your product.
Ancillaries for Rubber Molding
Manufacturers in rubber molding can realize maximum productivity while reducing scrap rate by utilizing the leading-edge products Chem-Trend has developed through working with customers in a wide range of molding applications. Beyond utilizing highly specialized semi-permanent or conventional release agents, your operation can also benefit from the following ancillary solutions:
Ancillaries for Composites Molding
The composites manufacturing process requires smart solutions that can help you increase efficiency and produce better end results. Whether you require composite molding solutions in aerospace applications, automotive, construction, marine, recreational/sporting goods, or wind energy, and beyond, we have products that can help your operation, including: