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Prism Plastics’ acquisition of Tech Molded Plastics called a ‘combination of equals’

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 | Permalink

June 30, 2016 Clare Goldsberry Injection Molding Prism Plastics (Chesterfield Township, MI), a high-precision plastic product company, has acquired Tech Molded Plastics Inc. (Meadville, PA), a full-service injection molding company specializing in tight-tolerance, precision molding and the manufacture of production injection molds. Prism is a… Business

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Thermoplastic composites consortium gains support from polyamide supplier

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 | Permalink

DSM Engineering Plastics (Singapore) has joined the LIPA-Team, set up to develop an industrial process for the manufacture of endless-fiber-reinforced advanced thermoplastic composite parts. LIPA stands for “Lightweight Integrated Process Application.” DSM will contribute with materials know-how and in-depth understanding of polyamide 6 applications. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Plastic bag recycling available to 93% of Canadians

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 | Permalink

Recycling of plastic carry-out shopping bags is locally available to 93% of the Canadian population according to a new study prepared for the Canadian Plastics Industry Association (CPIA). Canadians can recycle their plastic carry-out shopping bags either through their municipal collection programs or at retail store locations in their communities across Canada. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  blown film extrusion read more

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The best innovation at Pack Expo wasn’t just one package

Friday, September 27th, 2013 | Permalink

All Sites Las Vegas – On the last day of Pack Expo (Sept. 23-25; Las Vegas), I talked with Dow Chemical’s Greg Jozwiak, commercial VP for North America packaging and specialty plastics. As we wrapped up the interview, he asked me what was the best product or innovation I’ve seen at Pack Expo. I was stumped. Not because I didn’t see some cool products that I’ll be writing about in the next coming days. I did, of course. read more

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Braunform starts construction of new plastics & pharma plant

Thursday, September 26th, 2013 | Permalink

While medical device manufacturers trim back captive operations, plastics contract manufacturers continue to expand globally. One recent American example is in Massachusetts, where Nypro, a unit of Jabil Circuit, plans to build a 200,000 square foot manufacturing planmt close to its flagship plant in Clinton, MA. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  Braunform Engel K2013 injection molding read more

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