Military Specification MIL-P-85891
“Plastic Media, For Removal of Organic Coatings”

The following is a list of media suppliers that have submitted samples for First Article testing.
The U.S. Air Force Corrosion Prevention and Control Office (AFCPCO) maintains a current
list of manufacturers that have been tested and meet Air Force MIL-P-85891 requirements.  

Technical Manual TO 1-1-8, "Application and Removal of Organic Coatings, Aerospace and
Non-Aerospace Equipment", Change 10, revision date 30 August 2014 provides the following
contact information to obtain a list of approved media suppliers:  

 Air Force Corrosion Prevention and Control Office (AFCPCO)
 325 Richard Ray Blvd., Bldg 165
 Robins AFB, GA 31098

 DSN 468-3284
 Email:  afcorr@robins.af.mil

Qualified media and suppliers are approved for use until July 2017 unless removed earlier
for non-conformance.  To remain on the qualified media list the manufacturer must re-qualify
each media type every 2 years or as specified by the Air Force.
MIL-P-85891A Approved Plastic Media Suppliers
Aero-Tech
Coatings Removal, Inc.
© 2015 Aero-Tech Coatings Removal, Inc.
All Rights Reserved
Copies of MIL-P-85891, Revision A, Revision A Amendment 1, and Revision A Amendment 2
may be found at the following website:
Department of Defense, Single Stock Point for Military Specifications

Type I – Polyester (Thermoset)
No media supplier is currently approved to supply Type I (Polyester) media.  


Type II – Urea Formaldehyde (Thermoset)
Aero-Blast Products, Inc.
11019 Mosteller Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 USA
Tony Barnhorst
tonybarnhorst@aeroblast.com
Phone: 513-772-4633
http://www.aeroblast.com
Ameri-Tech Products LLC
5372 Enterprise Blvd.
Bethel Park, Pennsylvania 15102-2532
Howard Bopp
howardb@ameritech-ammo.com
Phone 412-831-9400
http://ameritech-ammo.com
BIP (Oldbury) Limited
Tat Bank Road (P.O. Box 3180)
UNITED KINGDOM B69 4NH
Mike McCarthy
mike.mccarthy@bip.co.uk
Phone: +44-121-557-9751
http://www.bip.co.uk/plastic-blast-media.ht
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Chi Lin King Enterprise Co
No. 322, Sec. 1, Zhongshan W. Rd.
Xinwu Dist.,Taoyuan County 327, Taiwan
Ian Chan
ian@tomo-blast.com.tw
Phone: 886 03 4773668
http://www.tomo-blast.com.tw
Composition Materials Co. Inc.
249 Pepes Farm Road
Milford, Connecticut 06460-3671 USA
Alan Nudleman
akn@compomat.com
Phone: 203-874-6500, 1-800-262-7763
http://www.compomat.com
EADS Flugzeug-Union Süed GmbH
Rudolf-Diesel Str. 26
85521 Ottobrunn, Germany
Wolfgang Kratschmer
Wolfgang.Kratschmer@eads.com
Phone: +0049-89-607-25393
http://www.fus-online.de
EMSODUR AG
VIA Innovativa 21
CH-7013 Domat/EMS
Switzerland
Alistair Jarvis
AJarvis@emsodur.ch
Phone: +41-81-632-61-50
Fischer GmbH
Schelder Hutte 16
D-35687 Dillenburg-Niederscheid,
Germany
Volker Fischer, H.-H. Sochurek
volker.fischer@fischer-durotech.de
Phone: 0049-(0)2771-800407
http://www.fischer-durotech.de
Hieda Chemical Industries Co., Ltd.
Takao 3-8-1, Tanabe-city
Wakayama, Japan 646-0028
Tomonori Hieda
info@hieda.co.jp
Phone:  81-739-22-3838
Mac’Ants Abrasives Limited
Todwick Road
Dinnington, Sheffield
England UK S25 3SE
Kent Martin
sean@macants.co.uk
Phone:+44 (0) 1909-552500
http://www.macants.co.uk
Maxi-Blast, Inc.
3650 North Olive Road
South Bend, Indiana 46628 USA
Mike Golubski
mike@maxiblast.com
Phone: 574-233-1161, 1-800-535-3874
http://www.maxiblast.com
MPC Industries / Patent Plastics Inc.
215 Johnson Road
Maynardville, Tennessee 37807-2961 USA
Matt Callahan
xoffabrasive@msn.com
Phone: 865-470-0122
Opti-Blast, Inc.
4032 N. Jackson Street
Jacksonville, Texas 75766-5140 USA
Chris Howard
choward@optiblast.com
Phones: 909-868-8203 / 903-589-0452
http://www.optiblast.com
Solidstrip Plastic Abrasives
8618 HWY 51 North (P.O. Box 102)
Minocqua, Wisconsin 54548 USA
Bill Stromdahl
solidstrip@plasticmedia.com
Phone: 715-356-7130
http://www.plasticmedia.com
US Technology Corporation
4200 Munson Street NW
Canton, Ohio 44718-2981 USA
Dan Kinsinger
dkinsinger@ustechnology.com
Phones: 330-455-1181

Type III – Melamine (Thermoset)
Fischer GmbH
Schelder Hutte 16
D-35687 Dillenburg-Niederscheid,
Germany
Volker Fischer, H.-H. Sochurek
volker.fischer@fischer-durotech.de
Phone: 0049-(0)2771-800407
http://www.fischer-durotech.de
Hieda Chemical Industries Co., Ltd.
Takao 3-8-1, Tanabe-city
Wakayama, Japan 646-0028
Tomonori Hieda
info@hieda.co.jp
Phone:  81-739-22-3838
Mac’Ants Abrasives Limited
Todwick Road
Dinnington, Sheffield
England UK S25 3SE
Kent Martin
sean@macants.co.uk
Phone:+44 (0) 1909-552500
http://www.macants.co.uk
Opti-Blast, Inc.
4032 N. Jackson Street
Jacksonville, Texas 75766-5140 USA
Chris Howard
choward@optiblast.com
Phones: 909-868-8203 / 903-589-0452
http://www.optiblast.com
MPC Industries / Patent Plastics Inc.
215 Johnson Road
Maynardville, Tennessee 37807 USA
Matt Callahan
xoffabrasive@msn.com
Phone: 865-992-9868
Solidstrip Plastic Abrasives / Composite
8618 HWY 51 North (P.O. Box 102)
Minocqua, Wisconsin 54548-0102 USA
Bill Stromdahl
solidstrip@plasticmedia.com
Phone: 715-356-7130, 1-800-677-4568
http://www.plasticmedia.com
Type IV – Phenol Formaldehyde (Thermoset)
No media supplier is currently approved to supply Type IV (Phenol Formaldehyde) media.


Type V (Acrylic)
Aero-Blast Products, Inc.
11019 Mosteller Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 USA
Tony Barnhorst
tonybarnhorst@aeroblast.com
Phone: 513-772-4633
http://www.aeroblast.com
Composition Materials Co. Inc.
125 Old Gate Lane
Milford, Connecticut 06460-3611 USA
Alan Nudleman
akn@compomat.com
Phone: 203-874-6500, 1-800-262-7763
http://www.compomat.com
EADS Flugzeug-Union Süed GmbH
Rudolf-Diesel Str. 26
85521 Ottobrunn, Germany
Wolfgang Kratschmer
Wolfgang.Kratschmer@eads.com
Phone: +0049-89-607-25393
http://www.fus-online.de
Fischer GmbH
Schelder Hutte 16
D-35687 Dillenburg-Niederscheid,
Germany
Volker Fischer, H.-H. Sochurek
volker.fischer@fischer-durotech.de
Phone: 0049-(0)2771-800407
http://www.fischer-durotech.de
Hieda Chemical Industries Co., Ltd.
Takao 3-8-1, Tanabe-city
Wakayama, Japan 646-0028
Tomonori Hieda
info@hieda.co.jp
Phone:  81-739-22-3838
Mac’Ants Limited
Todwick Road
Dinnington, Sheffield England UK S25 3SE
Sean Williams or Kent Martin
sean@macants.co.uk
Phone:+44 (0) 1909-552500
http://www.macants.co.uk
Maxi-Blast, Inc.
3650 North Olive Road
South Bend, Indiana 46628 USA
Mike Golubski
mike@maxiblast.com
Phone: 574-233-1161, 1-800-535-3874
http://www.maxiblast.com
MPC Industries / Patent Plastics Inc.
215 Johnson Road
Maynardville, Tennessee 37807 USA
Matt Callahan
xoffabrasive@msn.com
Phone: 865-992-9868
Opti-Blast, Inc.
4032 N. Jackson Street
Jacksonville, Texas 75766-5140 USA
Chris Howard
choward@optiblast.com
Phone: 909-868-8203
http://www.optiblast.com
US Technology Corporation
4200 Munson Street NW
Canton, Ohio 44718-2981 USA
Dan Kinsinger
dkinsinger@ustechnology.com
Phones: 330-455-1181
US Technology Corporation
4200 Munson Street NW
Canton, Ohio 44718-2981 USA
Dan Kinsinger
dkinsinger@ustechnology.com
Phones: 330-455-1181
 
Type VI – Poly (Allyl Diglycol Carbonate) (Thermoset)
No media supplier is currently approved to supply on Type VI (Poly) media.


Type VII (Starch-g-Acrylic
Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) Company
ADM Abrasive Products
950 Mill Street
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3C 1Y5
Cameron Drake
Cameron_Drake@adm.com
Phone: 865-675-4333 (Location: Knoxville,
Tennessee USA)
http://www.envirostrip.com
   
Solidstrip Plastic Abrasives
8618 HWY 51 North (P.O. Box 102)
Minocqua, Wisconsin 54548 USA
Bill Stromdahl
solidstrip@plasticmedia.com
Phone: 715-356-7130
http://www.plasticmedia.com
US Technology Corporation
4200 Munson Street NW
Canton, Ohio 44718-2981 USA
Dan Kinsinger
dkinsinger@ustechnology.com
Phones: 330-455-1181
 
9682 Heimberger Rd.
Baltimore, Ohio 43105
740-862-2615
Type VIII - Nano-Composite
Type VIII requirements are partially included in a draft amendment and media type is not currently included in MIL-P-85891.