Serving customers since 1982, Vi-Chem Corporation has been delivering thermoplastic elastomer, polyvinyl chloride and PVC-based polymer alloy compounds to a variety of industries. The company s research and development department works to continually develop cost-effective plastic compound products to meet the stringent requirements of a variety of industries, including automotive, building and construction, appliance and consumer goods. Automation is used throughout its manufacturing process to provide lot-to-lot consistency. Mixing and extrusion equipment are matched to the process requirements of the part manufacturers. The company serves both North and South America from its Grand Rapids, Mich., headquarters. Vi-Chem Corporation also serves Europe and the Pacific Rim through various manufacturing arrangements.