White Paper

Choosing the Correct Thermoplastic Composite

[cover shot]

This article by RTP Company's Vice President of Technology, Steve Maki, provides valuable insight into the thought process materials engineers use as he answers the question "How do I choose the correct thermoplastic composite to meet the application?"

Provides an excellent introduction for those who may not be familiar with or those needing a refresher on plastic selection and/or specialty compound specification options.

Topics that are explained in this white paper include:

  • Resin morphology
  • Cost comparison
  • Temperature resistance
  • Property enhancements of various additives
  • Long fiber reinforcement

Get Your Copy Today!

Complete this web form to download an electronic PDF version or receive a printed copy of our "Choosing the Correct Thermoplastic Composite" white paper.

My preferred delivery method is ?
         Send me a printed copy via postal mail
         I will download the electronic Acrobat PDF version

Please send this information to ?
First/Given Name 
Last/Family Name 
Job Title/Position 
Mailing Address 
Address (Line 2) 
Zip/Postal Code 
Telephone    Extension

I have a project for which I need a material recommendation (please describe)
or I would like to request additional information on a special topic ?

Please contact me to discuss a potential application ?
         Yes, I need help with material selection
         No, not at this time
My company's primary business activity is ?
         Custom Plastics Processing
         Captive Plastics Processing
         Plastics Distribution
         Product Design or Consulting
         Original Equipment Manufacturer
         Contract Manufacturing
My company's primary market segment is ?
         Business Equipment
         Consumer Goods
         Defense or Aerospace
         Electrical & Electronics
         Industrial Equipment
         Information Technology
         Transportation, Non-Automotive
Please send me the quarterly Compounding Lines newsletter featuring end-use
case studies and new product information via postal mail ?