NOVA Chemicals’ Technical Services offers a suite of resources which help us deliver greater value to our customers. Our team of experts [link to team page] and our Centre for Performance Applications – our dedicated testing and applications development facility – help give our customers a competitive edge. We work together to determine how to most effectively use our polyethylene resins in applications and processes. In addition, our testing services laboratories [link to lab & testing facilities page] have a broad range of capabilities to assist our customers in identifying innovative technical solutions.
Testing and lab equipment ranges from laboratory to commercial-scale for product quality and performance evaluation. We are able to simulate, troubleshoot, and optimize our customers’ operating conditions for the following processes:
- Blown or cast film, mono-layer or co-extruded
- Injection molding
- Rotational molding
- Blow molding
- Converting (VFFS, shrink, caps and closures)