What is Melamine?
Melamine is a high melting point organic that is used to make thermosetting
molding compounds. When cured under high pressure and temperature,
melamine moldings exhibit resistance to heat, water and chemicals. Halsey,
inc. has molded melamine (MelaMac®) dinnerware for over 50 years.
Composite Reinforced Melamine-Halsey, Inc. uses Food & Drug
Administration-approved melamine resins and combines them with chopped fiber filler to make a superior product. Expert engineering brings
together the finest materials with the most up-to-date manufacturing technology.
- Izod Impact Strength-1.0 foot pounds per inch notch. Four times the
requirement for standard melamine dinnerware.
- Flexural Strength-11,000 pounds per inch.
- No appreciable loss of luster or change in appearance after the following