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Wherever you are located, we rapidy deliver premium masterbatches without compromising on quality or performance
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Alternatively, if you have an existing colour you wish to match, please contact us with the details and we will rapidly fulfil your order.
We take the time to understand your exact requirements and work rapidly to fulfil your order, whether you require a bespoke colour, a bulk delivery or a performance-enhancing additive. Using our extensive industry knowledge and exceptional technical skills, we develop multi-component masterbatches, manufactured within a strictly controlled environment and delivered to any global location within record-breaking timescales
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Silvergate Plastics has installed a new twin screw, clamshell design extrusion line at its masterbatch manufacturing facility in Wrexham, North Wales. The colour and additive masterbatch manufacturer continually seeks to explore new production methods and optimise working practices. By installing a technologically advanced clamshell extrusion line, capacity at the facility will increase by 10%. This…Read More
In response to the continued spiralling price of titanium dioxide, which looks set to continue throughout 2018, masterbatch manufacturer Silvergate Plastics has engineered a new generation of white masterbatch without compromising on quality or performance. The main ingredient used in the production of white masterbatch is titanium dioxide but as worldwide supply and demand ratios…Read More
Silvergate Plastics, the UK’s largest manufacturer of polymer-specific colour masterbatch, has officially transitioned to the international environmental standard, ISO 14001:2015. The announcement comes as pressure increases on the UK to minimise plastic waste by optimising environmentally responsible innovations in a national effort to eradicate all avoidable plastic waste by 2042. Silvergate is amongst the first…Read More
Silvergate Plastics is set to give away one hundred kilos of Optiblo® to the brightest blow moulder of 2017! Silvergate Plastics is on a mission to find the most vibrant colour used by blow moulders in 2017! The UK’s largest manufacturer of custom colour masterbatch has launched a competition that gives blow moulders the…Read More
Three British companies have joined forces to produce a ground-breaking new turntable designed to optimise the sound of vinyl as accurately as possible. The Planar 6, developed by the award-winning turntable manufacturer Rega, has been engineered to extract as much detail from the vinyl surface as possible. By the end of 2016, vinyl sales…Read More
Cashflow and cost of materials are always the priority of any plastics processor. So, it is not uncommon for injection moulders to adopt universal masterbatches as a convenient option. Generally, they are considered to be a quick and effective colouring solution. However, when you compare their performance during processing and the aesthetics of the finished…Read More