Unreviewed P2 Options
Plastics - Extrusion Process
Following are a set of P2 options you may wish to implement. No option is perfect for everyone, but sometimes options that have worked at one facility can work at yours. They might also serve as inspiration.
Unreviewed Options for Plastics - Extrusion
Following are a list of options that have been submitted by users of the pollution prevention planner. They have not been reviewed by pollution prevention specialists.
These options are presented so you can see what people in facilities are considering. As with any option (reviewed or unreviewed) you will have to adapt it to your facility.
Reduce extrusion & pelletizing waste
|Minimize amount of plastic that becomes waste.|
|Ensure all employees are familiar with the extruder equipment to minimize offspec batches.|
|Minimize offspec batches by proper cleaning of feed hoppers and screws.|