MCHENRY, Ill. — Chroma Corporation, a manufacturer of
thermoplastic compounded raw material, has more than doubled the size of it
color innovation and development laboratory, according to a press release.
The company has added six injection molding machines, three
additional extruders and a meeting area for customers in the Color Development
and Product Development laboratory.
The new equipment is capable of precise statistical process
control and is geared towards Chroma’s strategic focus in engineering resins as
well as their substantial core business in polyolefins.
During the August 2011 Board of Directors meeting, the newly
expanded and renovated Technology Center was dedicated to founder, Robert D.
was built on supporting all facets of the packaging industry and we will never
forget that, but we have been adding capabilities to better serve the consumer
durables markets over the last few years,” said Stu Swain, Chroma’s director of
Sales and Marketing. “This lab expansion and new equipment is the best
investment to support our growth and activity in this market segment.”