MuCell Microcellular Foaming Solutions for Engineered Plastic Parts

Improved Quality & Lower Costs


     Trexel at NPE2018 presents advances in microcellular foaming technology

     Trexel and GK Concept have launched a new joint venture, "2Limit"

     Michael Ludwig becomes new Business Director at Trexel Europe

     MuCell takes Flight

     CASE STUDY: Automotive Rear Spoiler

     TECHNICAL TIP: Selecting an SCF (Supercritical Fluid) Type (Nitrogen or Carbon Dioxide)


Fall 2017 Newsletter

     Lab capabilities expand with new Ferromatik F220 IMM

     MuCell Event at Plastec

     Trexel Europe Expands with new office in Wiehl, Germany

     CASE STUDY: Instrument Panel Substrate

     TECH TIP: Physical Foaming vs Chemical Foaming

     Meet the latest addition to our growing team, Leo Devellian


     Highlights from the K show: 

             A new cooperation agreement with the Engineering company GK Concept GmbH, 

            Trexel has helped New Balance achieve greater performance by incorporating Mucell technology, 

            Successful partnership between Sorcole and Trexel is being intensified in the area of visible foamed parts.

     Meet 4 new additions to our growing team


Summer 2016 Newsletter

     New Strategic Partnership with SA Engineering Technology Center - Livonia, MI

     Trexel Announces New Senior Product Manager

     Trexel, Inc. Introduces the T-400 State-of-the-art MuCell® Super Critical Fluid (SCF) Dosing and Delivery System

     Trexel Announces New Strategic Technology Advisor, Dr. Hans Wobbe joins the Trexel Team

     Trexel at NPE

     Cars Drive Easier with MuCell

     Trexel Japan helps Mazda's Engine Cover Production

     New Representation in Brazil


Fall 2014 Newsletter

     Trexel's MuCell® Technology gives New Balance Running Shoes Premium Energy Return for the Highest Performance

     Trexel Inc and Lubrizol Partner to Introduce the New BounCell-X™ TPU Foam

     Trexel, Inc. and Milacron enter into Partnership Agreement for MuCell® Injection Molding Technology

     News from IPF Japan and Fakuma Trade Shows

     Meet the New Additions to our Growing Staff


     MuCell® Technology Beneficial for Unique Packaging Applications

     Trexel Japan Co. Ltd Supports the Japanese Local Injection Molding End User Markets 

     Trexel's President & CEO Steve Braig Participates in the White House Briefing on Trade and Exports

     Meet the New Additions to our Growing Staff


Trexel Newsletter Winter 2013
  • Back from a successful K Show
  • Announcing the newly developed T-Series
  • The latest news from Trexel
  • 3M and Trexel
  • Trexel, Inc. has extended its MuCell processing solution to blow molding
Trexel Newsletter Winter 2012
  • MuCell goes Mainstream
  • Trexel Moves Into New Wilmington, MA Headquarters
  • MuCell Instrument Panel Helps Ford Win Grand Award at 41st SPE Auto Innovations Award Competition
  • Trexel Promotes New Process Solutions at NPE 2012
  • Largest MuCell® Machine Now Installed in Germany at Muerdter
MuCell® Process News, Vol. XXI, January 2011
  • MuCell® Can Help You Stay In The Lead
  • Trexel Tells Customers All About “Thinking in MuCell®” at K2010
  • Trexel Announces Strategic Partnership with Proper Group International
  • Trexel Now Provides A Complete Solution for Class-A Surface/High Gloss Applications
  • Trexel Adds New Expertise to Commercial Team: Introducing Lisa Shaheen and Brent Strawbridge
MuCell® Process News, Vol. XX, March 2010
  • MuCell® Is An Important Platform For Innovation
  • The MuCell® Process – A Better Way To Design A Door Module
  • MuCell® Delivers Better Airbag Cover Design and Performance
  • MuCell® Keeps Moving Forward
  • Zotefoams plc Implements MuCell® Extrusion Production Line in UK
  • Behr Group Goes With MuCell® for Production of BMW 7 Series HVAC system


  • "The new Golf VII is different: The Instrument Panel retainer is molded with the MuCell process, significantly reducing weight.  A welcome side effect: improved dimensional stability due to reduced residual stress in the part."

    Dr. Roger Hillert
    Head of Polymer Group
    Volkswagen AG

  • Hoffer

    "Trexel has made it very easy. They have a very easy point of entry and they're easy to work with. They helped us tremendously from an equipment and design standpoint and have been here around the clock to support us on any issues that we've had."

    Mr. Jack Shedd
    Vice President of Sales and Marketing
    Hoffer Plastics Corp.

  • Nissei

    "MuCell technology permits improvements in part accuracy...process environmentally clean...applications...wide ranging fields...automobile, home appliances, IT, office Automation industries"

    Hozumi Yoda

  • Nissei

    "We have incorporated the MuCell processing technology into our manufacturing process for over 4 years now and that has allowed us to customize our designs to offer premium cushioning with a reduced amount of material. We have found the durability of these components exceeds standard foam running shoe applications – offering a longer wearing shoe with more rebound and energy return to our customers."

    Katherine Petrecca Strategic Business Unit Manager
    New Balance