When: October 11-13th, 2021
Where: Please visit Purgex at Booth 43
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Neutrex Inc. has announced the appointment of Dr. Oliver Murphy as Technical Director. Murphy has more than 25 years of practical experience and know-how in fundamental and applied research, invention and innovation processes, and technology development and product commercialization. Murphy’s appointment is an important move in the company’s global growth strategy as Neutrex looks to tap expanded global markets for its chemically engineered Purgex™ Purging Compounds brand.
“Neutrex boasts a strong safety culture that permeates everything we do,” said Arthur Haag, President/CEO of Neutrex Inc. Neutrex has earned the Gold Distinguished Safety Award from the Plastics Industry Association for its exemplary safety record. Neutrex’s Houston facility was recognized with no occupational injuries or illnesses, as defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), during the calendar year 2016. Read the full press release here.
The whole strategy was to prove that the product had good benefits to the molder, Haag told Plastics News in a recent interview. Haag had retired in 1986 from Phillips Petroleum Co., where he had worked with polymer catalysts. When he started Neutrex, Haag said that the firm
was a one-man operation — I set up the lab, made the product and went on the road selling. Neutrex now employs 24 and increased production capacity last year by 50 percent with the installation of a new blending unit.
Read the full article on Plastics News here.
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Check out Purgex’s article in Plastics Technology.
Written by our very own David Denzel!
Inventor of Purgex purging compounds and current President, Arthur Haag, was recently interviewed by Plastics Machinery Magazine. From the Korean War to fine-tuning Purgex in his kitchen, Mr. Haag’s unconventional career path and eventual founding of Purgex are chronicled in the piece.
Neutrex, Inc. is proud to announce that it has been selected by the U.S. Department of Commerce as a recipient of the prestigious E-Star Award for excellence in export.