Lima, Peru, September 18-22, 2023
Struktol's presence was heard at The 17th Latin American Rubber Technology Conference.
Press Release - Zurich, 22 June 2023
With immediate effect, Dr. Kristina Platkowski (57) will become the new CEO of the Schill+Seilacher Group. She succeeds Dr. Rüdiger Ackermann, who stepped down from the position and left the Group in April 2023.
In times of increasing geopolitical challenges, resilient, functioning supply chains as well as intelligent logistics and production management are important success factors for companies - also for Schill+Seilacher as a global specialty chemicals company.
Experienced operations manager
Dr. Kristina Platkowski studied chemical process engineering and has held responsible management positions at various large international companies in recent years. Until December 2022 she was with HB Fuller, most recently as Head of Manufacturing responsible for production, planning, maintenance and EHS issues. Since 2023/01/01, she has already fullfilled the role of Chief Operating Officer for the Schill+Seilacher Group.
Press Release - June 2023
Stow, OH - Jeff Kasper recently joined Struktol Company of America, LLC in the position of Director of Manufacturing. Struktol is a leading manufacturer of specialty additives for the polymer industry worldwide, and May 22, 2023 marked its 44th year of manufacturing at its Stow, Ohio facility.
Press Release - December 2020
Struktol Company of America, LLC,a manufacturer of specialty chemicals and additives for the rubber, plastics, wood-plastics composites (WPC), and general industries worldwide has achieved Silver Status from the EcoVadis Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) rating assessment.
Press Release - October 2019
Struktol Company of America, LLC proudly celebrates a redesigned website with a modern look and easier navigation to information on STRUKTOL Innovative Additives in the various industries that they perform in. Our goal with this newly designed website is to create a user-friendly browsing experience for our trusted and valued customers, as well as a go-to site for newcomers in the industries. Struktol Company of America, LLC is a member of the Schill+Seilacher Group of companies and just like we share the same values and dedication to offering quality products, we now also share a uniform look through our redesigned websites.
Press Release - August 2019
STRUKTOL® VMO series products with low odor will provide the ability to adjust the melt flow of PP for faster throughput rates and ultimately, cost savings
Struktol Company of America, a leading global supplier of polymer additives introduces its VMO line of products for modifying the melt flow, MFI (Melt Flow Index) of polypropylene. These products are unique in that they include an odor neutralizer which will greatly reduce odor in the final compound. In addition, they allow manufacturers to very easily raise the MFI of a polypropylene to meet their processing and compound requirements. Each product is in a STRUTKOL lubricant/process aid making a pellet masterbatch form that can be easily incorporated into the polymer or compound. These products also offer the ability to be introduced not only during extrusion/compounding but can also be used directly in injection molders.
Press Release - July 2019
Newly developed next-generation coupling agents and capstocks designed to provide unmatched processing and performance represent the most sophisticated products available in the market.
Struktol Company of America, LLC is a leading global supplier of polymer additives and the global leader in additive and product technology for the growing and evolving wood-plastic composite industry. Struktol is building on its reputation of providing the most state-of-the art innovative solutions for WPC processors and expanding its line of lubricants as well as introducing a new coupling agent and additive to fortify capstock compounds.
Press Release - April 2018
Struktol Company of America, a leading global supplier of polymer additives and the global leader in additive and product technology for the growing and evolving wood-plastic composites industry, is building on our reputation of providing the most state-of-the-art innovative solutions for WPC processors and expanding its line of lubricant and functional protective compounds targeted at WPC compounds and finished products. The company will highlight these products at NPE 2018: The Plastics Show (Booth #S16131) May 7-11 in Orlando, FL.
Struktol Company of America, LLC is a member of the Schill + Seilacher family of companies, with representation in over 100 countries around the world. A global organization with over a century of specialty chemical expertise, Schill + Seilacher markets most of their polymer processing products under the brand name STRUKTOL® – a name that has become synonymous with both quality and performance, as our history shows.
Struktol Company of America, LLC has the expertise and experience to provide an intelligent additive solution for all your polymer applications.