Gain Insight into the Film Extrusion Process

Film Extrusion Manual, Third Edition is the go-to training resource for professionals and operations personnel at all levels in the plastics film industry, including plastic film manufacturing, converting, equipment suppliers and polymer suppliers.

Available in both print and eBook format, this peer-reviewed manual is the culmination of more than 50 industry expert contributors from companies like Chevron Phillips Chemical Company, ExxonMobil Chemical Company, Clorox Services Company, The Dow Company and LyondellBasell Industries.

It focuses on what is new and different in the film extrusion industry. The materials covered in this manual were selected from a combination of sources, such as papers presented at the division conferences, courses, and subject matter experts across the industry.

The authors and editors provide extensive detail on the entire film extrusion process. For example, the chapter on materials covers 18 different materials used in the process and provides insight into each material’s applications, characteristics, behaviors, properties, and processing guidelines, to name just a few. View the Table of Contents.

Hear from the editors! Recently, Jim Macnamara, the book’s global editor, and Warren Durling, one of the chapter editors, were interviewed as part of the TAPPI Press Virtual Book Launch Party. Watch the interview.  

Learn more and order your copy of the Film Extrusion Manual, Third Edition today.