ICMA's extruders melt and mix post-consumer and post-industrial plastics at the highest standard so that it becomes a reusable and valuable material. Simple.
The co-rotating technology delivered by ICMA is appropriate to secure UP-CYCLING results and when:
Another advantage of co-rotating extruders is energy efficiency.
For this reason, the new MCM-HP family is well-suited for both compounding and direct extrusion uses
Notwithstanding all these assessments, it is still difficult to "sell" these benefits when you have to extrude a seemingly simple product.
Only the co-rotating technology has the unique opportunity to ADD fillers or reinforcements to the recyclate, thus securing a much larger and more profitable market opportunity.