Article "Testing times for odour", Compounding World
Tackling the problems of odour and VOC emissions from plastics requires a multi-pronged approach that ranges from additives to sophisticated testing
"Bad odour and volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions from plastic compounds can lead to problems in a wide range of applications from food packaging to vehicle interiors. Looking ahead, the increasing use of recycled polymers mean these challenges will only intensify. Fortunately, there are additive solutions available to counter these unwanted odours and testing equipment that can help quantify the problem."
To learn more, read the full article published in Compounding World (March 2021)