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Engineering Plastics in Food & Beverage Industry



Due to their light weight and easy to machine properties, engineering plastics can replace traditional materials in a variety of applications in plant and machinery for meat, fish and poultry processing, dairy products, confectionery and beverage production. Our selection of engineering plastics provides options that can withstand high wear, wet environments, hot steam, harsh chemicals, and hot dry environments in the food processing industry.  ENERGETIC PLASTICS offers custom manufacturing services and can manufacture your plastic components in our fully equipped machining and fabrication facility, and we have the expertise to manufacture the precise and food grade parts required for the food and beverage industries.
 

Advantages

 
  • Low coefficient of friction, wear-resistant and self-lubricating properties
  • Chemical resistant (cleaners and sterilizers)
  • High temperature resistant, capable of working in hot water and hot steam  
  • High mechanical strength and stability
  • Vibration dampening and noise reduction properties
  • Lightweight and low cost
 

Applications:

 
  • Conveyor belts
  • Rollers
  • Tank liners
  • Tubing
  • Pipes
  • Machine guards
  • Augers
  • Feed screws
  • Cutting boards
  • Guide rails
 

 
Plastics for Food & Beverage Industry

 
  • PEEK
  • POM (Acetal)
  • PTFE
  • PA6, PA66 (Nylon)
  • UHMWPE
  • HDPE
  • PC
  • PVDF