Interfacial Solutions today announces a research and development collaboration with NWP and their affiliate Saco Polymers to advance the performance of polymer composites and compounds. The research agreement will focus on developing innovative new products with a strong focus on meeting the emergent needs of the automotive industry.

“Interfacial Solutions is very pleased to be working with NWP and their affiliate Saco Polymers” said CEO Dr. Gregg Bennett. “We firmly believe that Interfacial Solutions’ broad range of expertise in polymers and natural fillers will help enable NWP and Saco Polymers to continue to be innovative industry leaders.“

About Interfacial Solutions LLC: Interfacial Solutions is a privately held technology development company with a proven track record of providing timely material science innovations to innovators. Located in a 40,000 square foot facility near River Falls Wisconsin, Interfacial Solutions has a creative team of scientists possessing more than 50 patents and is equipped with state-of-the-art polymer testing equipment, compound and processing equipment, and production capabilities to meet a broad range of plastic industry challenges.

About Saco Polymers: Saco Polymers is a world class manufacturer of moisture-crosslinkable polyethylene serving water pipe and wire and cable markets with high performance compounds. Saco Polymers manufactures a number of flame retardant and zero halogen compounds for the wire and cable markets designed to fulfill the most stringent expectations.

About NWP: NWP, located in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, was founded in 1996 as a compounder of wood fiber and mineral composites for molding and extrusion applications. In 2001, the company introduced XR Sheet, an extruded wood filled plastic sheet to serve a growing need in automotive interior applications. NWP is ISO-9001:2000 certified and dedicated to developing innovative compounded products that solve customer needs.