Ferro Spain S.A. Specialty Plastics

Nucleating agent enhances properties of LDPE foam

The speciality plastics division of Ferro Spain (Almazora / Spain), part of Ferro Corp (Cleveland, Ohio / USA; www.ferro.com), has introduced a nucleating agent for polyolefin foams based on the company’s proprietary technology. The “Innovex” masterbatch, reference LD-0392NU, is claimed to enhance the cellular structure and thermal and mechanical behaviour in compression in LDPE foams.