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Get to Know: Single-Screw Extrusion Systems
Our reputation for manufacturing extruded polyethylene foam products at Alcot Plastics didn’t come without having learnt a few things along the way.   While our proprietary extrusion process allows for a more versatile, cost-efficient, quicker...
Industrial Uses of Pool Noodles
  When we think of conventional uses of pool noodles, we immediately think of staying poolside at the helm of summer. We don’t tend to think of non-conventional foam noodle applications, but these kid-friendly water toys actually offer a myriad...
The Difference Between Backer Rods and Soft Backer Rods
  Backer rods are useful in an array of application but are primarily used as backing for joints or cracks to regulate the amount of caulking used. Backer rods come in many different shapes and sizes based on specificity of application and need...
Industrial Benefits and Uses of Polyethylene Foam
  Polyethylene foam (PE foam) is one of the most versatile materials used across a myriad of industries. From manufacturing to product packaging applications, PE foam is well-suited to meeting the needs of a large range of applications. Today...
Screening Spline FAQ
  Screening spline is typically an overlooked facet of your home, but is essential in maintaining the structural integrity of your screen doors and windows. Spline isn’t one of those things you think of until you realize your screen is in...