Solutions for Polymer Recycling / Nexam Chemical

ABOUT Nexam Chemical

新設ページ NEXAM

Nexam Chemical (based in Sweden and listed on Nasdaq) is an innovation company that develops, manufactures and sells products that create sustainable polymer solutions.

In 2009, Nexam spun out from Swedish Specialty Chemical Company called PERSTORP, then, Kadotoku Corporation started marketing and sales activities as the sole agent in Japan for Nexam.

PRODUCT

Nexam has two business units that consist of Performance Chemicals and Masterbatch Chemicals, and it is engaged in polyimide cross-linking agents and polymer recycling additives.

  • NEXAMID®: Polyimide Crosslinkers
  • NEXAMITE®: Recycled Polymer Chain Length Extenders 

NEXAMITE® Physical and chemical properties

Property M020601 M021200 M992000
Appearance granules granules granules
Color Off-white Off-white Off-white
Melting Peak (DSC) (°C) 100-115 250 235

NEXAMITE® Performance and notes

Property M020601 M021200 M992000
Features Chain extender/branching agent, IV increase Chain extender/branching agent, IV increase Chain extender – IV increase/ Acid scavenger – hydrolysis resistance
Applications Foam, film and sheet extrusion Foam, film and sheet extrusion Foam, fiber, film and sheet extrusion
Applications sheet and foam extrusion, fiber spinning and to improve the properties of recycled PET (rPET) foam extrusion, fiber spinning and to improve the properties of recycled PET (rPET) monofilaments, strapping bands and applications where hydrolysis resistance is required
Pre-drying N/A 3-4 hours at 120°C in a desiccant dryer 3-4 hours at 100°C in a desiccant dryer
Typical dosing level (%) (w/w) 2-4 1-3 1-3
Package 25 kg bags 25 kg bags 25 kg bags
Shelf life at 10-35°C 1 year 1 year 1 year
Registered chemicals in EU, China, USA, New Zealand, Korea, The Philippines, Australia, Canada (DSL) and Japan EU, United States and in Japan EU and Japan

 

NEXAMITE® M021200 comply with the following Food Contact Regulations.

  • EU:(EC) No 1935/2004
  • USA:US FDA 21 CFR 177.1630
  • UK:GB 9685-2016
  • Japan:Kadotoku became a member of “Food Contact Material Safety Center” and will have the Confirmation Certificate.

APPLICATION

Recycling of PET bottles

Recycled PET for core materials of a windmill