Thermoplastic is a pavement marking material that has been used in the U.S. since 1958 with continuing good results. It is a 100% solid, environmentally and user safe compound containing binder, pigments, fillers and glass spheres which liquefies when heat is applied.
(Contact our sales staff for details about units designed for your striping requirements)
Types of Thermoplastic Material for Road Markings:
Hydrocarbon = is made from petroleum - derived resins. Because it is compatible with oil and diesel fuel, it is best used for long-line applications.
Alkyd = is made from wood-derived resins, a renewable natural resource, which is impervious to oil and diesel fuels.
Pavement Marking Equipment Division:
95 Blessing Drive
Muncy, PA 17756
Western Technical Specialist:
Salem, OR 97302
Cell Phone: 503-510-8664