SAN LUIS POTOSI, MEXICO – To meet demand for FKM, HNBR, ECO and other high performance elastomer (HPE) compounds, Preferred Compounding de Mexico will bring online by summer a 75-liter tilt mixer, the first of its kind in Mexico dedicated to specialty elastomers.
The new Kneader Machinery KD75-250 tangential tilt mixer will be installed in the 57,000 square-foot building the company leased Jan. 1 adjacent to its main facility in San Luis Potosi. The mixer will be also used for color compounds.
High performance elastomer compounding at Preferred Compounding
“We have demand for compounds for high heat and harsh chemical environments,” said Scott Lieberman, president of Preferred Compounding de Mexico and executive vice president of Preferred Compounding Corporation. “The new system […]