Plastics additives are all chemicals which are used to polymerize, process or to modify end use properties of plastics. They may be all chemical used in plastic industry except monomer, polymer, co-polymer or physical mixture of two polymeric components.
Some of the most common ones are plasticizers which are used to lower the glass transition temperature of the polymer (make it softer in a way), fillers to make it cheaper (usually chalk), oily components to improve its rheology. It also improves penetration, flexibility and slip and seal properties of wax and resin coated paper and paperboard products.
Various Other applications are PVC extruded blown films, PVC paste preparation, PVC Medical compounds, wetting & dispersing agent for pigments/additives in various polymers.
Mittal Enterprises is an Authorised Distributor for Western Region.
Major product ranges in Polymers are–