Plastics & Rubber Processing

The plastics industry faces a number of environmental, productivity and quality challenges at various steps in the process chain. Industrial gases can play an instrumental role in optimising many of these processes.

We have developed a range of gas-enabled process technologies specifically for the plastics industry. Reaching beyond innovative hardware and gas delivery concepts, we also support our customers with leading-edge process consulting for maximum quality, capacity and profitability gains.

Our expertise covers a number of key steps in plastics and rubber processing:

  • Polyurethane and extrusion foaming
  • Foam Injection Moulding
  • Gas Injection Moulding (GIM)
  • Advanced temperature control of injection moulds with hot spot cooling
  • Pre-treatment and cleaning
  • Plastics and rubber deflashing
  • Tyre curing