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com·pres·sion mold·ing

1. the act of pressing or squeezing together to form a shape in a mold;
See also: injection molding.
2. the adaptation of a plastic material to the negative form of a split mold by pressure.
See also: injection molding.

com·pres·sion mold·ing

(kŏm-preshŭn mōlding)
1. Pressing or squeezing together to form a shape in a mold.
2. Adaptation of a plastic material to the negative form of a split mold by pressure.
See also: injection molding
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The processing routes studied have been melt compounding using a twin screw extruder (3-5), and melt compounding using a twin screw extruder followed by either compression moulding (6), (7), blown film extrusion (6), (8-11) or by injection moulding (12-14).
Amcor Rigid Plastics, the world's leading producer of rigid plastic packaging, and Italy's Sacmi Imola SC, the industry's leading manufacturer of compression moulding equipment for closures, have announced the commercialisation of the industry's first Compression Blow Forming (CBF) machine for the production of rigid HDPE pharmaceutical bottles.
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Describes processing of PE including, injection moulding, extrusion, blow and stretched moulding, compression moulding, sintering and coating, thermoforming/vacuum forming, rotational moulding, transfer moulding, casting, and recycling and recyclates.