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Polymers & Plastics Consulting Services – Phantom Plastics

Polymers & Plastics Consultancy Services

Phantom Plastics offers polymers & plastics consulting services and custom solutions for your polymer and plastic industry challenges. Companies like HP, Apple, Exxon, P&G, iRobot and Disney turn to Phantom Plastics for help. Why? Simple! Phantom Plastics®provides world-class solutions quickly. The polymers and plastics consultancy services we offer can be applied throughout a product development process, or when a specific issue arises. If you have a tough problem or need a breakthrough material solution, then the leading plastics consultant is just a phone call away. Call (601) 620 8080 to be connected to Chris DeArmitt PhD, President of Phantom Plastics.

How am I able to create breakthrough materials and solve problems so quickly? That’s a great question – it is because I am a PhD chemist, so I understand materials on a molecular level, plus I am a voracious reader of science. That means I can design new materials intelligently instead of the old trial and error approach. Imagine how much time and money that saves you. Some clients had been frustrated for years, then came to Phantom and got solutions in a matter of days. See the many case studies in the drop-down menus and the New Products Created Page for examples.

I create plastics formulations that outperform in the market. Using 30 years of industry experience, I am able to diagnose your problem and take your performance to the next level. I solve problems even for companies who have hundreds of PhD scientists on staff.

Do you have an issue with thermoplastics like PE, PP, PVC, PET or nylon? Are you looking for the best mineral filler, stabilizer, compatibilizer or processing aid? I create custom recipes for my clients, from the Fortune 100 to the family-owned. As seen on CBS 60 Minutes, the BBC and Sky News. Call now to turn frustration into elation!

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Polymers & Plastics Consulting Services – Phantom Plastics

Someone suggested that I mention examples, so that people can get a feel for what a top plastics consultant can deliver. While working at BASF’s HQ in Germany, I heard about a serious problem they had struggled with for 30 years. It involved their ABS plastic and they had spent millions trying and failing to solve the problem. My colleagues told me it was hopeless. One day, on my way out of the office to take some holiday, I wrote down 5 ideas for my technicians to try while I was away. I came back from holidays to hear that the first idea had worked. We verified the results, scaled it up and wrote patents to protect it. The managers at BASF were stunned. Many more examples of innovation can be found in the dropdown menus at the top of this page and under New Products Created. In conclusion, this is the place companies come to when they are stuck on a problem.

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Problem Solving

The Fortune 100 trust me with their toughest problems & you can too. Describe what your issue is & I’ll tell you whether I can help!


World-leading keynotee speaker on plastics & the environment and author of the acclaimed book The Plastics Paradox.

Due Diligence

I help customers avoid costly mistakes by checking out technologies before they invest. Get expert input that could save you millions.


Training hundreds of companies globally since 2003. Contact me for web or on-site training on plastic materials & additives!

Customers often ask me “how do we get started?”. First, I have to listen to your problem so I can work out whether I can help. I love hearing problems because it gives me a chance to use my creativity and help people at the same time. If I think I can help you, then I’ll put together a simple offer detailing what the deliverables are and a fixed price so that you know what you are getting, so that there are no surprises.

For longer term, or more complex needs, my clients usually choose to engage me by monthly retainer contract. That has several advantages. Having a retainer in place leads to a closer relationship and the more I understand their needs, the better I can help. Also, when I’m very busy, only retainer clients are guaranteed service. Lastly, retainer clients receive more value for less expense.

If you have a problem, I’d love to hear it. Emails and messages are answered within 24 hours. Why worry about problems when you could be getting answers instead? Are you looking for polymers & plastics consultancy or need expert advice? At Phantom Plastics you will get fast, professional help from a world-renowned polymer & plastics consultant to give you an edge.

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A few of the hundreds of companies I have helped

“Best plastics consultant on the market. If you need technical, commercial or innovative assistance contact Phantom Plastics immediately!”

Jeremy Austin – INVISTA

“Chris is one of the most technically adept and innovative people that I have met. He is not only an idea machine but also has the proven ability to turn ideas into products.”Michael Carr, Co-Founder, Hybrid Plastics Inc

“Chris is a phenomenal problem solver. I highly recommend him!”Jon Leist, Carlisle Brake & Friction

“…my personal encyclopedia.”Dr. Anders Löfgren, AstraZeneca


Some books I have contributed to including Innovation Abyss, a revolutionary look at innovation problems and their solutions. I wrote innovation Abyss to help people make innovation happen. You can find reviews on Amazon. My latest book is The Plastics Paradox which is the first book to dispel common myths about plastics and the environment. See it on Amazon.

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