Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Regrind

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9881

n Thermoplastic waste material such as sprues, runners, excess parison material, sheet trimmings, and rejected parts from molding, extrusion, and thermoforming operations, that has been reclaimed by shredding or granulating. Regrind is usually mixed with virgin compound at a predetermined percentage for remolding, etc.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA