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New Job Opportunities in Plastics?

A surge in demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) during the pandemic has resulted in a spike in demand for certain plastics, specifically in the medical industry. Standard plastics are sourced from crude oil and are non-renewables. These plastics generally include PVC, PMMA, PE, PS, PP, and EVA. The major applications of these plastics include [...]

By |2020-06-01T16:10:45-04:00June 1st, 2020|Industry News|0 Comments

Mold Design Course For Project Engineers

Learn the basics of injection molding and mold design at the Polymers Center with the “Mold Design for Project Engineers” course. The goal of this course is to provide students with a working knowledge of the equipment, specifically the injection molding machine and the plastics manufacturing process. The course offers an introduction to plastics, [...]

By |2018-05-04T15:54:25-04:00May 4th, 2018|Injection Molding|0 Comments